Water activity

Santa Ponsa: Try Scuba Diving in a Marine Reserve

4.9 / 5

27 reviews

Activity provider: ZOEA Mallorca

Santa Ponsa: Try Scuba Diving in a Marine Reserve

Activity provider: ZOEA Mallorca
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From US$ 98.85 per person

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Try scuba diving for the first time in a beautiful marine reserve. A PADI-qualified instructor will lead you on an unforgettable experience, while keeping you safe at all times.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Duration 3 hours
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Spanish, English, French, German
Pickup optional
Pickup takes place approximately 30 minutes before the activity start time. The local partner will contact you to confirm your exact pickup time.


  • Feel the incomparable experience of breathing underwater
  • Discover the underwater world in a marine reserve for the first time
  • Enjoy a fun and unique experience while being safe at all times
Full description
The PADI Discover Scuba Diving program is a fun and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. This 3-hour experience includes a basic lesson, some simple exercises in shallow water, and a dive to a maximum of 6 meters with a PADI instructor. The activity takes place in the Malgrats marine reserve, a 10-minute boat ride from the dive center. Your instructor will teach you the basics to ensure an enjoyable diving experience. With personalized attention throughout the activity, you’ll feel safe in the water at all times. After the paperwork, your instructor will explain the basics of scuba diving and fit you with equipment. Once on the boat, enjoy an in-depth tutorial of breathing and equalizing techniques, and how to move underwater. The exercises in shallow waters will help you get comfortable and enjoy this wonderful experience in the turquoise waters of the marine reserve.
  • 3-hour tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Instructor
  • All equipment (wetsuit, mask, fins, cylinder, BCD, and weights)
  • Drinking water
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • People with respiratory issues
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Please arrive 30 minutes before the activity starts. The dive center is located inside a private marina only accessible on foot. Please contact the local partner if you plan to reach the meeting point by car.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel

Not allowed

  • Intoxication

Know before you go

  • Hotel pickup is available from selected areas at no additional cost.
  • The minimum age for participants is 8 years old.
  • All participants must be able to swim.
  • The activity depends on the weather conditions, and the dive site will be selected on the day to ensure safety.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 27 reviews

Review summary

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Our German-speaking guide Matthias was super relaxed and totally friendly. We were only two participants and therefore had an intensive and very personal dive. Matthias was empathetic and trustworthy. Questions were answered directly. Equipment was clean and intact. The boat we went out with was also well maintained. We dived about 8m deep and saw an octopus among other things. The meeting point is actually on the opposite side. So go left from the port, not right. There are lockers for valuables and a toilet on site. We would book the course again at any time!

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July 11, 2022

July 21, 2022

Despite the difficulties in communicating instructor at the top.

July 15, 2022

Product ID: 384309