Cirkewwa is one of the most visited scuba diving sites on the Maltese islands. It is located on the north west coast of Malta. Two deep wrecks (Patrol Boat P29 and Tugboat Rozi), beautiful natural Arch, and wall with many swimthrough tunnels/caves. The maximum depth of these wrecks is 34-36 meters
Um El Faroud was a 10,000 ton Lybian owned single screw motor tanker.
She was Built in 1969 at Smith Dock Co. Ltd, Middlesbrough and she operated between Italy and Libya carrying refined fuel up to 1995.
The wreck sits upright on the sandy seabed southwest of Wied iz-Zurrieq. Um El Faroud weighs 10,000 tons and is 115 metres long. The depth to the top of the bridge is 18 metres and 25 metres to the main deck. The bottom rests at 36 metres.