Water activity

Tenerife: Scuba Dive for Beginners In Turtle Area

Activity provider: DIVE CENTRE TRAVEL SUB

Tenerife: Scuba Dive for Beginners In Turtle Area

Activity provider: DIVE CENTRE TRAVEL SUB
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Experience what it feels like to breathe underwater and start your journey to becoming an expert diver with an introduction to scuba diving in Tenerife. Dive and snorkel with amazing marine life.

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Duration 3 hours
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Instructor
English, Italian, Spanish, French, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Get an introduction to diving with a PADI dive instructor
  • Swim and snorkel with Atlantic turtles, fish, and rays
  • Enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and coastline of Tenerife
Full description

Begin your adventure into scuba diving with a beginner's dive in Costa Adeje. Have a great chance of seeing Tenerife's beautiful marine life as you dive at a site known for its turtle population. Learn the basics of scuba diving and then float along on a snorkeling safari.

Start your journey to explore the underwater worlds of the oceans on a beginner's diving activity in Tenerife. Meet at the dive center in Costa Adeje and get a short information session with your instructor before your first dive. Dive to a depth of no more than 7 meters under the careful control and supervision of your PADI-qualified instructor. Experience what it feels like to breathe underwater and get closer to the sea life than you ever imagined possible. Then, go on a snorkeling safari in waters that have been voted some of the best in the world. See the diverse marine life of Tenerife as you explore a site populated by different fish and turtles. Look for whales and dolphins from the boat as you sail from one location to the next.

Finally, ride the boat back to the meeting point.

Includes
  • Boat trip
  • Dive and snorkel
  • PADI instructor
  • Full equipment
  • Wet suit
  • Water
  • Muffins
  • Photos and video footage
  • Towels and swimming costumes (wet suits are provided)
  • Prescription diving goggles
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with heart problems
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at Travel Sub Dive Center in Puerto Colon. Look for the "Escuela Nautica" building in front of pier #5.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Flip-flops
  • Passport or ID card for children

Know before you go

  • This tour does not guarantee that you will see turtles
  • This tour is suitable for those who don't want to snorkel or dive, but want to enjoy breathtaking views of the ocean and coast of Tenerife
  • It is not possible to use the diving/snorkeling mask with glasses. You will need to wear contact lenses or remove your glasses for the experience
  • You should not plan to fly for at least 12 hours after diving
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 465 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

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The highlight of my trip to Tenerife! The dive school made sure everyone was educated before going out on the boat (how to resolve any issues whilst diving like water in mask etc). Then the instructors took us out one by one to dive whilst the others snorkelled, I didn’t see any turtles but plenty of colourful fish and even a school of small fish. The instructor was so patient and took lots of photos (these were available to purchase after the trip for €30, which I did to remember this experience). Then upon getting back on the boat we were giving water and cakes to refuel ourselves. On the boat journey we saw dolphins of which the driver stopped and let us observe. Such a good experience and excellent value for money!

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January 14, 2023

My first diving experience. The 20 minute dive time was perfect for me to see if scuba diving was for me. Who more time. should book a course directly. We didn't see any turtles on our trip - you definitely shouldn't expect that in Tenerife. In the end I bought the photos and videos for 30 euros, which I had expected more of at the beginning. But taking a lot of pictures and videos is not possible in the short time, that should be clear.

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December 26, 2022

This was an incredible experience. The whole team is so friendly. I had such a patient instructor. I began to almost have a panic attack in the water and the way he calmed me down was absolutely amazing. I was really nervous at the beginning and wanted to pull out, he encouraged me not to and guided me each step of the way, before I realized I was at the bottom of the ocean with the sea creatures. I conquered my fears and had an amazing experience. I am so glad I did this.

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January 2, 2023

Product ID: 105191