This scuba diving experience at Marina de Albufeira is an activity for certified divers. Albufiera is the perfect place to scuba dive in the heart of the Algarve
This scuba diving experience at Marina de Albufeira is an activity for certified divers. Albufiera is the perfect place to scuba dive in the heart of the Algarve, Portugal.
With a daily departure at 8:30 am and a duration of 4h30m we share with customers our passion for the sea and diving. Our highly qualified and motivated team takes on a daily mission to provide our customers with diving experiences and courses that exceed their expectations.
Complying with the highest standards of service, safety and comfort for our customers, the preservation of the environment and underwater heritage is also an essential component in our operations. To this end, we adopt sustainable practices, where possible, and continually raise the awareness of our employees and customers on this topic.
We also promote several initiatives for garbage collection on the coast and at sea, during the year.
When checking in for the scuba diving activity at our store at Marina de Albufeira, you will have to present your diver certificate and complete an RTCW form and the respective medical questionnaire, standard international standards.
After our team selects the sizes of your equipment, you will proceed to the area where it will be assigned for you prepare and it and equip yourself. If you choose to use your own equipment, this step is not necessary.
After this process, you will proceed to embark with our team of professional divers and take a boat trip to the first scuba dive site, where a briefing will take place.
The first dive will have a maximum duration of 60 minutes or 60 Bar, after returning to the vessel will proceed to the location of the second dive. During the course, a debriefing of the previous dive and a briefing of the second dive will be performed.
The second dive will have the same maximum duration of 60 minutes or 60 Bar, after which the boat will return to our facilities at the Marina.
The dives are performed in natural reefs, wall dive, artificial reefs and wrecks among others, where you can observe marine fauna and flora, from octopuses, crabs, conger, nudibranchs among other species of animals and plants that live in the sea of the Algarve.
Back at our facilities we will have hot showers at your disposal, after which you will be taken to our service desk where our professionals will have the details of your dive, to fill in your logbook.
Activity requirements and conditions:
- It is necessary to present the diver's certificate when checking-in for the activity.
- If you have not dived for more than a year and a half, you will have to do a Scuba Review before performing the dive.
- For safety reasons, pregnant women and children under 10 years of age and 1.40m in height are not allowed in the activity (unless the child has their own equipment).
- Knowing how to swim is an essential requirement.