Certified Scuba Diving

4 hours

Start at 8:45

Max 8 people

€ 95 per adult, € 95 per child

What's included

All necessary diving equipment

PADI certified diving instructor

Diving insurance

Highlights

Dive in the best spots around Terceira island

See moray eels, stingrays, octopus and lobsters

Explore underwater archaeological sites

Dive with friendly, professional instructors

Description

If you enjoy diving, don't miss the opportunity to dive during your visit to this unique location in the middle of the Atlantic! This activity includes 2 dives, with all equipment and boat trips included, so you can enjoy to the fullest and without hassle.

Departing from Praia da Vitória, get on the dive boat and enjoy the ride to the dive site, with great views of the island's coast. The dives take place in Terceira's best diving spots, chosen by your local expert instructors based on sea conditions on the day.

Get in the water in the company of your professional guide/instructor and start to explore the great biodiversity that inhabits this part of the Atlantic. Common species that you may see include sting and eagle rays, barracuda, tuna fish, amberjacks, moray eels, shrimps, red mullet, flounder, lobsters, octopus, fire worms, crabs, just to mention some!

And there's even more to see, because the sea around Terceira hides many amazing secrets that your expert local guides will gladly share with you, including shipwrecks, caves and walls.

You'll have plenty to remember and talk about after this fantastic diving experience!

Meeting point

Octopus Diving Center in Marina of Praia da Vitória

What to bring

Certification diving card (required for activity admittance, without card you'll be excluded from participation)

Swim suit and towel

Change of clothes for after the activity

Important notes

Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

Diving within 18 hours before flying is not recommended

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for pregnant women

All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor

Why book with us

Small groups

We believe sustainable tourism is what is right for the Azores, not mass tourism, therefore all our tours are run in small groups, in a peacefull and relaxed way

Support the locals

We are based in the Azores and work with small local businesses, therefore your money is helping the local economy instead of international coorporations

Only the best

We offer you only the best and most unique experiences the Azores has to offer, provided by the best suppliers. We believe 100% in all our services.