SMS König / Scotland

SMS König
The battleship “König” is lying at 38m/124ft depth. The haul was seriously damaged during the explosion. This wreck has many places for exploration that are not available at other sunken ships. The satisfaction from the journey is guaranteed to all those, who want to understand how the warships of XX century worked and feel a special aura of this magnificent machinery. As there are not many divers here, the sea animals have adapted the remnants of the ship to their life.
The parameters of the vessel are: 156×28×8m/511×91×26ft.

Location: UK, Scotland, Orkney Islands, Scapa Flow

What to see: Here divers can explore well preserved details and mechanisms of the machine section that is not possible at other wrecks. The schools of fish can escort the divers during the exploration of SMS König.

Depth: max 38m/124ft

Currents: 1-2knots

Visibility: 10-30m/33-99ft

Season for diving: In March water temperature is about 5C/41F, while in September it rises to14C/57F.

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