Dive site De Melle in the Belgian town of Turnhout is a beautiful freshwater excavation with a lot of fauna and flora and several objects. Visibility is excellent with an average of 5 meters and there is a large parking area right next to the water. Underwater you'll come across a washing machine, part of a slide and a stone dolphin. Diving is only possible with permission of a number of local diving schools. Please register in advance.
The Melle is easily accessible. Park close to the water's edge and enter the water via the boat ramp. There is a gear-up bench at the entrance where you can fix your set.
Diving in De Melle is only possible with permission of a number of local diving schools, such as diving school Amfibie or diving school Argos.
DE MELLE Features
- de Picken 1, 2300 Turnhout België
- Limited parking
- 10 m.
- Suitable for
- All levels
- N.v.t / NA
- Only dive club members or invited guests
- Small bench near entry, boat ramp
- Fresh water
- Kind of dive
- Shore dive
- 1 - 7 m.
- Average visibility
- 5 m
- 11 m.
- Perch, common roach, barnacle, eel, common rudd, cray fish, pike
- Other recreation