Diving in Switzerland is one of the best in Europe with famous diving spots such as Ticino and its famous dives in the Verzasca River. Switzerland is a great destination for scuba divers who love river diving and ice diving. A little less known, you can also give a try at diving from Geneva or Lausanne in Leman Lake.
It’s the right place to go for experienced divers mainly, especially those eager to train in ice diving and altitude diving. Due to the water temperatures, regarding scuba gear, it is most common to scuba dive there in a dry suit. The best time of the year is often from March to October. The best Swiss dive sites can be reached from the shore.
Below you will find all my best scuba diving stories from diving in Switzerland. I share my top tips on how to organise your trip, my favourites dives, what is the best itinerary or how to do it without breaking the bank. From a travel budget point of view, Switzerland is a higher budget destination, so save up accordingly.