Unsure if scuba diving is for you? The perfect solution is to try a Discover Scuba Diving session near Maspalomas and experience this amazing sport.
If you're an adventurer then Discover Scuba Diving is for you! This short course ensures that your first contact with scuba diving will be a happy and memorable one. This one-day scuba diving session will start right when you get to the dive center where you'll be welcomed with a warm smile and a cup of coffee.
There, your PADI certified instructors will give you a detailed explanation of what scuba diving is about. He'll go through the equipment you'll use, the marine life in Gran Canaria, and the logistics of the day.
After meeting your instructor in Playa del Inglés, Maspalomas, you will be driven to Amadores, where the Discover Scuba Diving course will take place. This secluded and gentle bay provides perfect conditions for your first time with fins and the breathing mask!
Once at the dive site, you'll go through a 30-min. full training which includes basic scuba diving skills which ensure you are comfortable and prepared enough to take your first breaths underwater!
The dive will last approximately 40 minutes which is more than enough time to explore the underwater landscape and witness the abundance of marine life that Gran Canaria has to offer, such as Angel Sharks which are native to Gran Canaria.
After the dive has finished, you'll go back to the dive center so you can relax.
All participants must be able to swim.
Minors must have authorization from their parents.
This activity is not recommended for pregnant women.
All participants must bring a medical certificate from their doctor dated within the last 3 months stating that they are allowed to practice this activity.
Please note you are not allowed to fly for up to 24 hours after your last dive.