First Dive in Pula, Croatia

First Dive in Pula, Croatia

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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level: Beginner
  • Spoken languages: Croatian, English
  • Fitness level: Beginner
  • Duration: from 1.5 hr to 5 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Orca diving centre - Verudela 17, 52100, Pula, Croatie
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Go for your first dive in Pula with Orca Diving Centre. You will explore the beautiful underwater world of the Adriatic Sea with your diving instructor or Dive Master DSD Leader. 

After a short theory lesson, you will get fully equipped and start your adventure! You will encounter different types of fishes, house reef stone dolphin, and maybe even seahorses and octopus!

You will dive from the Housereef diving site. The Housereef is located just in front of the center. It is 18 meters deep. You can find lobsters, congers, electric rays, zeus fabers, seaspiders and scorpionfish among others. It is a perfect spot for first dive for first dive and night dives as well.

You have 2 options: the trial dive and the Discover Scuba Diving
If you go for the trial dive you will dive once up to 6 metres, while for the Discover Scuba Diving you will dive 3 times and up to 12 metres.

Other diving sites
Fraskeric, it is a very beautiful diving site with 4 tunnels, where you can dive through it, in beetween 3 and 18 meters deep. It is maximum 26 meters deep. There are additional small caves. There you can find Zeus faber, lobster, electric ray, catshark and other fish.
Bumbiste, it is a beautiful wall dive, with a lot of different caves, cliffs, big stones and one big cave starting from 20 meters. There is a small cave on the top with air inside for you to surface. The wall is 200 meters long. The maximum depth is 30 meters.

Shipwrecks
Draga (stonefreighter)
Small ca. 27m long wreck in 39m depth, a lot of different big fish: lobster, conger, scorpionfish.
Rossarol (italian warship)
It sanked in 1918 becuase of a mine. The shipwreck is divided in 2 parts. It is 85 meters long, 8 meters wide in 42-55m depth.
Josephina (freightship)
It is an Austrian cargo ship. Built in 1864. It sanked on a mine in 1864. It is 80 m long and 36-43m deep into the sea.
Baron gautsch (passengership)
Most famous wreck in Austria. Passenger ship, built in scotland by the Österreichischer Lloyd shipping company in 1908. It sanked on austrian mine, 9 miles away from pula. In 1914, about 300 people died, mostly women and children, in this naval disaster. It is 80m long and 40 meters deep into the sea.
Flamingo (torpedoboat)
It is 40 meters long, 5 meters wide, in 41-46m depth. You can find lots of big fish in there.
Guiseppe dezza –'insidioso'(torpedoboat)
Italian minesweeper, built in 1913. It was sank by a torpedo in 1944. It is 40 meters long in 30-35 meters depth. In 2-parts.
Josephina (freightship)
It is an Austrian cargo ship, built in 1864. Sanked by mine in 1864. It is 80 meters long, in 36-43 meters depth.

Orca Diving Center is open from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm every day.

Offers

1
First dive + 30 mins sea kayaking

This activity includes 1 trial dive (PADI Intro dive) followed by 30 minutes of sea kayaking!

PADI Intro dive is a special program for beginners to explore the beautiful underwater world of Adriatic Sea under supervision of a diving instructor or a Dive Master DSD Leader. After a short theory part, you will be fully equipped and ready to start your adventure!

Duration: 1.5 hour
Dive: 1 dive - 20 mins
Depth: max 6 m
Max participants per instructor: 2

Activity requirements

Medical certificate info.

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.

Special terms

Please note you are not allowed to fly for up to 24 hours after your last dive.

Do not forget to bring
  • Swimwear + towel
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:1.5 hr
Minimum Age:minimum 10 y/o
Meeting point:
Orca diving centre - Verudela 17, 52100, Pula, Croatie
Included:
  • Basic theory training
  • Diving equipment
  • 1 dive from the house reef instructor
  • 30 minutes of sea kayaking
2
Discover Scuba Diving + 45 mins sea kayaking

This activity includes 2 dives with PADI Discover Scuba Diving program and 45 min of sea kayaking!

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving program (DSD) is a perfect choice for those who want to try something more serious and to learn more about diving. You will spend 1 hour in in a classroom, learning all the basics about diving, such as equipment use, underwater safety standards, signs. After that, you will collect your own set of gear together with your instructor and make your first dive! After 2 or 3 hours, your second dive will take place at the other side of the house reef.

After completing this program, you will be registered at PADI as a DSD participant, which gives you a possibility to dive under supervision of Instructor or Dive Master till max 12 m depth in future.

Duration: 5 hours
Dives: 2 dives, 30-40 min each
Depth: max 12 m
Max participants per instructor: 2

Orca Diving Center is open from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm every day.

Activity requirements

Medical certificate info.

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.

Special terms

Please note you are not allowed to fly for up to 24 hours after your last dive.

Do not forget to bring
  • Swimwear + towel
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:5 hrs
Minimum Age:minimum 10 y/o
Meeting point:
Orca diving centre - Verudela 17, 52100, Pula, Croatie
Included:
  • Basic theory training
  • Diving equipment
  • 1 dive from the house reef instructor
  • 30 minutes of sea kayaking

Meeting point

Orca diving centre - Verudela 17, 52100, Pula, Croatie Get directions
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Einweisung fand per Video sehr ausführlich statt. Pro zwei tauchern war ein Trainer dabei der uns stets beobachtete. Zuerst im flachen und dann im tiefen Wasser. War echt toll

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