Chioggia Venice hotel & diving center
"Bisogna osservare con occhi incuriositi, far viaggiare la fantasia e alla fine capire che la realtà è molto di più, va oltre..."
- Guido Piovene
Tegnue di Chioggia and Diving Center
Located on the Sottomarina waterfront, the Hotel Le Tegnùe, named after the Tegnùe seafloor, ancient Upper Adriatic Sea ‘reef’, always known by fishermen for their ability to hold nets. In 2002, this underwater paradise became part of the ‘Biologically Protected Areas’, a 25 square meter area that attracts diving fans, delighting them with views of sea sponges, crabs, anemone, rock fish, eels, lobsters and spectacular forms of colored life, one of a kind in the Mediterranean. 12 lighted buoys anchor boats to avoid damaging the seafloor, guiding divers along interesting and safe routes, providing a thrilling and unforgettable experience!
The only way to discover the beauty of the ‘Le Tegnùe’ marine reserve is to dive in! Helped by the professional Diving Center Le Tegnùe experts, you'll discover this magnificent oasis off the coast of Chioggia, where flora and fauna offer amazing multicolored sceneries.
Each week, expert divers and diving fans organize evenings dedicated to the sea, the splendid treasures hidden in the reserve, showing videos and films that will enchant you!
Sign up for the courses at the Diving Center for an added thrill on your unforgettable vacation! You can practice with a diving expert in the Hotel Le Tegnùe pool!
Courses are also open to children at least 11 years old.
The chance of a lifetime!
For guests without a diving license, we propose an exciting afternoon of snorkeling at the submerged dikes of Pellestrina!
On board a fully equipped boat, the Diving team offers two fabulous diving sessions at the marine park of Tegnùe or among the wrecks scattered along the coast.
Baptism of the sea: experience the emotions of a real diving adventure. The Diving Center provides all the necessary diving equipment.