- 2 days (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Learn to scuba dive while you are in Costa Rica, Gulf of Papagayo: Playa Hermosa, Playa del Coco, Playa Ocotal or Playa Flamingo in Guanacaste. Prolific marine life: Manta rays, whale sharks, eagle rays, schooling fish, humpback whales, dolphin, white tip reef sharks, eels, puffers and turtles can be seen on most dives. Dive sites are perfect for students. Start your pool training in the afternoon on Day One then dive 2-tanks with your instructor the following morning. All equipment is included, plus transportation to dive shop and boat and snacks on the boat.
- Snacks and Beverages included
- Two-tank dive
- Professional guide
- Dive equipment
- Transportation from some hotels in Playa Hermosa, Playas del Coco and Playa Ocotal (fee for some hotels, please let us know your hotel at time of booking so we can determine)
- Transportation outside Playa Hermosa, Playas del Coco and Playa Ocotal.
Hotels in Playa Hermosa, Playas del Coco, Playa Ocotal and Playa Flamingo. We do pickup at other Guanacaste hotels, but please inquire before booking as there are nominal additional fees for this service.
Returns to original departure point
DAY ONE: Dive staff will meet you in the afternoon at your Playa Hermosa, Playa del Coco, Playa Ocotal, Playa Flamingo or Playa Conchal hotel for instruction and pool training. Depending on location of your hotel, pool training will take place at either your hotel pool or at the dive shop pool. You will have to sign a medical release and waiver for participation in this activity.
DAY TWO: Dive staff will pick you up at your Playa Hermosa, Playa del Coco or Playa Ocotall, Playa Flamingo or Playa Conchal hotel (additional fee for some hotels will apply) starting at 7:30 am (some hotels may require an earlier pickup time).
Instructors will teach you the basic skills you need and you will safely dive with an instructor guiding you and assisting you when necessary. Instructor and dive guides will load and set up your dive gear for you. Dive briefing before each of the two dives explain the maximum depth, maximum time limitations for depth, geographic description of site, and marine life you will see on the tour.
During surface interval, dive masters will offer snacks and beverages. After the dives, dive masters will unload and rinse personal and/or rental dive gear. Dive staff will return you to your hotel via car or boat. Tips are greatly appreciated by the dive staff, so don't forget to bring a small amount of cash.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- All participants must sign a medical release and dive shop waiver
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.