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Tayrona Dive Center

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did my PADI open water course at Tayrona Dive Center. Small groups in low season, so almost a private course. Very nice people, good service and great instructor (Gustavo Arias)! I would difinitely recommend this dive center :) Thanks a lot!

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Very professional diving school with great and caribg staff! Had a very pleasant scuba diving trip with two dives seeing nice coral and a great variety of fish. Photos and videos taken by the instructors were included in the price of 18000 p.P. They even called our hostel to make sure we'd get them all because we didnt copy all...

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

During our stay in Santa Marta we wanted to dive - but heared that diving in Taganga is second-best. Yet the Tayrona Dive Center goes diving in Tayrona, instead of Taganga (even-though the office/meeting point is in Taganga), with a trip possible in half a day - which was ideal for us. One of us did a mini-course, while the...

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Once my girlfriend and I arrived in Taganga we compared the different offerings of each diving school. Even though tayrona diving center was one of the more expensive diving schools, the first impression they gave us was very professional. What we also liked was that we could dive together with our own instructur, Gustavo. During the course we made 6...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

I spent three days at Tayrona Dive Center to do the PADI Advanced Open Water Course. It was a great experience. All was perfectly organized, the equipment was well maintained and the instructors were highly professional and very friendly. They even helped me to get a good bus connection to Cartagena at the end of my stay. I can highly...

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Reviewed 12 January 2016

Boyfriend and I are not certified, he has gone diving once before on a similar toiue in Hawaiians I was a newbie. I was very nervous since I was not certified and worried I would not understand the instructor due to language or accents. We had a GREAT instructor from Germany and the other guide from Colombia spoke great English...

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Medellin, Colombia
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

When your planning to dive, all you want is to feel secure and surrounded with people who is professional but warm and kind to guide you through the hole experience. Muñeco and his staff are all great people and they're open to answer every question you have. They'll make sure you are safe all the time and explain everything in...

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Courtice, Canada
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Tayrona Dive Center provided amazing care and attentiveness when providing my Open Water Diver course. They were also very accommodating and flexible with my schedule. Mario runs a smooth operation and is extremely helpful. I recommend this dive center to any fellow divers who are looking for a reliable and helpful source. Muchas gracias!!

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Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 September 2015

My boyfriend and I took the PADI open water course through Tayrona Dive Center. I have always wanted to scuba dive, but also had a lot of fear of diving. Our instructor, Rodrigo, was amazing! He was always calm and extremely knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Tayrona Dive Center!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Excellent diving spots at Tayrona National Park, relaxing, easy with lots of wildlife. Instructors are really nice, well organised and helpful. All the equipment is in a good condition. We were two experienced divers and a discover diver and we all had a great time.

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Tayrona Dive Center, a place where you can venture to make the best scuba diving in Taganga. We offer Fun Dive, mini course, Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Course rescue, first aid course, night diving. Our hotel has 6 rooms with sea view and non sea view. Tayrona Dive Center has a qualified and friendly staff who make you feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tayrona Dive Center

Address: Carrera 1C # 18A - 22 | Taganga, Taganga, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Taganga
Price Range: RM133 - RM191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“pick a room with a view to the sea”
 of 5 bubbles santiagol487, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
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“The room without the view is cheaper, but for the little additional cost of the ocean view room I would suggest ocean-view room!”
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