Water activity

Pula: Introduction to Scuba Diving

4.8 / 5

49 reviews

Activity provider: Diving center Orca Pula

Pula: Introduction to Scuba Diving

Activity provider: Diving center Orca Pula

From US$ 63.65 per person

Learn to dive off the Adriatic coast on an introductory course in Pula. Get tips on breathing techniques from an experienced instructor. Learn the dive signs, and then dive to a depth of up to 8 meters to get the chance to see seahorses and more.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Instructor
English
Audio guide included
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn to dive on an introductory diving course
  • Discover the marine life off the coast of Pula
  • Explore underwater up to a depth of 8 meters
  • Look for creatures of the sea, such as octopus and seahorses
Full description
Learn how to scuba dive on a wonderful introductory course on the coastline off Pula. Benefit from the experience of a professional guide who will teach you the correct breathing techniques and how to sign and communicate underwater. Fill out a medical questionnaire and then receive all the necessary equipment for your new underwater activity. After a short explanation on safe practice underwater, and having learnt some of the dive signs, slowly venture underwater to a maximum depth of 8 meters. Dive off the Adriatic coastline for the chance to get up close to a seahorse or octopus. The maximum duration of your dive will be 30 minutes. Since the level of the course is not too difficult, you can bring along your family. 
Includes
  • Guide
  • Equipment
  • Training
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

Orca Diving Centre, Verudela 17, 52100, Pula, Croatia.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • This course is not recommended for pregnant women
  • Please note that the course is subject to change depending on weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 49 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Service
    4.8/5
  • Organization
    4.4/5

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It was my first time ever diving properly. Sergej, our diving instructor, was super helpful, explained everything clearly and in detail. He also guided our small group of 3 girls very well in the water. Once I got a little panic under water - he was there immediately and had his tricks to calm me down. After that everything went perfectly. We dived about 7.5m and for 40 minutes - which was more than enough for the first time. Also in the area where we dived you could already see a lot, even if the focus was more on the "first feeling for diving". All in all great! Definitely makes you want more.

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August 15, 2022

Magic !

Being French and not understanding English very well I went to this initiation course with a lot of apprehension knowing that it was a first for me but Yoann a very reassuring instructor who is French moreover knew how to put me in confidence and I was able to take full advantage of this experience!

September 21, 2019

Awesome experience, we have found a new hobby

Really had a good experience with Orka Diving Club! I had a panick attack the first half hour in the water and our guide let me take my time to get used to the gear and being able to breahte under water. You get all the information you need to dive and afterwards you see a lot of the bay at the diving centre. We didn't have a very sunny day so we only had visibility to 6 meters and therefore we didn't go any deeper (also because of the pannick attack I didn't have that much air left so we had to return to the centre). I didn't expect to see this much of the bay and fish. I had a really good experience and am looking forward to doing it again!

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September 28, 2017

Product ID: 91134