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  1. Colombia
  2. Bolívar
  3. Cartagena

Cartagena: Scuba Diving Experience

Product ID: 297600
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Discover the magical underwater world of the Caribbean Sea. Learn the basics of scuba diving with a certified PADI instructor and dive into a magical underwater world. Relax with snacks on board in between dives, and take in the peace and quiet.
About this activity
Duration 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Join this amazing underwater experience and discover the Caribbean underwater
  • Enjoy a unique diving experience perfect for beginners
  • Discover different kinds of wildlife that live under the water
Full description
Depart from Cartagena at 8:15 AM and make your way to the stunning islands of Barú, Tierra Bomba or the Salmedina banks, depending on the weather, both sites have great dive spots with wreck and coral dives. Once there, you will split into groups by levels and carry out your first dive in the clear waters.

The experience consists of a theoretical introduction, a confined water exercise and an open water adventure dive at a maximum depth of 12 meters. You will dive twice and take the surface interval moving from one location to the next.
 Enjoy fruits, drinks, and snacks on board before jumping back in the water.

You will always be accompanied by the certified instructors, who will give you an introduction to scuba diving, safety procedures and equipment use. All pictures taken of your dives will be sent to you completely free of charge. Return to Cartagena between 12:30 and 1:30 PM, depending on weather conditions.
  • Scuba instruction from a PADI dive professional
  • All scuba gear rental
  • Marine transport
  • Drinks and snacks
  • Photos of your adventure
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Non-swimmers

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Sun hat
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Activity may suffer alterations depending on weather conditions.
• Scuba diving is a high-pressure activity and therefore does not allow participants with medical conditions or concerns to partake.
• If you are doing the PADI certified dive, please have your certification card or a picture of your card