PADI Discover Scuba Diving mini course

Explore the best diving spot in Costa Rica with our
Discover Scuba Diving mini course!

Discover the wonders of scuba diving with our PADI Discover Scuba Diving mini course, designed for adults and children aged 10 years and older. Take your first breath underwater and immerse yourself in the colorful marine life of Tamarindo during your vacation.

Experience one of the best diving spots in Costa Rica .This is where your journey begins, as you explore the vibrant underwater world of Catalina islands.

Our mini course is perfect for those who want to try scuba diving or are not quite ready for full certification. Join us and discover the magic of breathing underwater, guided by our professional and experienced instructors. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable adventure!

Our dive instructor will spend time with you to explain the basics of scuba diving and give you an overview of your scuba equipment.

Then you will learn basic skills about safety, breathing and swimming underwater.
The same day or the next day, you will go diving at Catalina islands with your instructor for two open water dives up to 40 feet / 12 meters.
Additional dives with our divemaster or instructor are possible on the following days.

A PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience is a great way to find out what diving is really like before taking the full certification course. 

To start your Discover Scuba Diving mini course, all participants must meet at the dive shop at 7:00 am to try on the diving equipment.

We recommend that you bring a water bottle, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect you from the sun during your adventure.

As long as you are in reasonably good health, comfortable in open waters, and at least 10 years old, you can attend this experience. It’s perfect for those who are curious about scuba diving or diving but not quite ready to get fully certified.

Our experienced and bilingual instructors will be with you every step of the way to ensure your safety and comfort during your two dives at the different dive sites in Catalina Islands.

Please note that a health form must be filled out before the dive, which can be found at this link.

*No fly for 24h after diving is mandatory.

PRICE: $ 170 USD 


  • All materials and gear rental.
  • Basic instruction and 2 dives at Catalina islands.
  • Drinks, fruits and snacks on the boat
  • Bilingual PADI instructor
  • Shaded custom designed dive boat
  • Prices are in cash and do not include 13% Paypal or credit card taxes.

No fly for 24h after diving is mandatory

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