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Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park

  • Test out scuba diving during a full-day diving for beginners experience at Coiba National Park
  • Get a taste for scuba diving with going through the full certification process
  • Enjoy the gorgeous white-sand beaches and incredible snorkeling of this UNESCO World Heritage site
Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park
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Full-Day Diving for Beginners at Coiba National Park
Learn how to scuba dive amidst the amazing underwater marine life of Coiba National Park during this full-day beginners’ diving class. If you’ve ever wanted to give scuba a try but don’t want to do a full certification, this trip is a great option. Spend a fun-filled day combining beautiful white-sand beaches, snorkeling and a stop at Coiba Island. You’ll also have the chance to learn the basics of breathing underwater before joining your instructor for a dive with a maximum depth of 40 feet (12 meters). This beginner diving experience also covers a PADI-certified guide, diving and snorkel gear and bottled water and snacks.
What to Expect
If you want to visit Coiba National Park in a day trip, relax on pristine white sand beaches, explore the jungle on Coiba Island, snorkel over the largest coral reef system of the Tropical Eastern Pacific and combine this adventure with a trial dive, this is your opportunity.

If you always wanted to explore the under water world but are not sure if you want to make a complete certification course or if you have done trial dives or resort dives before but did not have the opportunity to get certified, this is the program for you.

The day trip starts at 8:00am from Santa Catalina beach.
After an hour of boat trip along the coast we will reach the first dive- and snorkeling spot. The already certified divers will make their first dive of the day and the snorkelers and participants of the trial dive program will enjoy snorkeling or relaxing on a beach.

After this our instructor will explain you the basics of diving and what you will experience breathing under water. Then you will get on your diving gear and start breathing under water in shallow water off a beach.
After being comfortable breathing and swimming under water and handling your equipment, your instructor will lead you to a dive of approximately 40 minutes to a maximum depth of 12 meters / 40 feet.

Before returning to Santa Catalina you will visit Coiba and its lush rain forest and get another possibility to snorkel or even go for another dive.

After a day full of adventure and natural beauty. We will reach Santa Catalina at around 4:00 to 5:00 pm.
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Reviewed 5 November 2017
Herbie is an expert of diving Isla Coiba

Scuba Coiba is one of the first & oldest dive centers in operation in Santa Catalina. The center itself is showing it's age, but the knowledge and expertise of owner Herbie Sunk is what makes the entire experience worthwhile. If you have the chance to...More

1  Thank Andiamo555
Reviewed 5 November 2017
Fantastic Adventure!

We were taken to Coiba Island by this group for a day of Diving and Snorkeling. The staff was wonderful. The equipment was all up to date and properly working, gear fit well. The island was amazing! The National Geographic boat was present so that...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 6 September 2017
Fantastic Experience

We had a fantastic 3 day dive trip to Coiba Island. I did my PADI Advanced which I thoroughly enjoyed. The dives were fantastic, we saw sharks, turtles, barracuda, plenty of large schools and much more. The dive sites were interesting and some proved slightly...More

Thank liddleash87
Reviewed 9 March 2017
Believe in experience

SCUBA COIBA dive center is maybe not a shop which would attract you from the first look. But you will be very surprised when to get on to the trip with them. Dive shop has a great location, it is the only one on the...More

Thank KristinaEgypt
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile
Good diving but...

Dove with this outfit for a one day trip to Coiba. Dive masters were experienced and safety conscious. Boat s are in ok condition. Captain and crew experienced and capable. Issues: 1. One of my tanks had a weird chemical taste in the air ....More

Thank scubanorm
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