Address
Poseidon Dive Center
Cra. 18 #1-69, Santa Marta, Taganga, Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia
Hours

07:00 – 19.00
Monday – Sunday

Contact

: +57 54219224
: info@poseidondivecenter.com

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have never dived before, we have two options for you:

  1. mini noon course without certification.
  2. 3 days PADI Open Water Diver course with certification.

You can find them at the end of the day organized by date on our Facebook page.

As soon as you complete the theoretical and practical part of your diving courses with us, you will receive a “temporary card” (temporary certification) valid for 90 days, which is how long it usually takes for your certification to arrive at your home.

We dive in the Tayrona Park and the surroundings of Santa Marta, always avoiding as much as possible the dive sites where other divers are in order for you to enjoy the best experience. We do NOT go to Granate or the closest sites that are the busiest.

This is called a “Charter Dive Experience” and it is ideal to go with your family or group of friends. Our Catamarans have the most extensive navigation authorization. of the dive centers in the region so your experience will be unique and unforgettable.

In this case diving with us is your best option, our boats are Catamarans specially designed for divers and are the most stable boats in the region. Besides having the most experienced captains in the area. (link to photos of boats)

After recreational diving you must wait at least 18 hours to be able to fly, in case of technical diving the minimum is 24 hours. (link general recommendations)

No, debido a que nuestros profesionales PADI van a enseñarte las técnicas para ecualizar los espacios de aire y evitar cualquier molestia.

Before taking a diving course, you must always answer a medical questionnaire with “yes” or “no”. Answering “yes” to any question does not disqualify you from diving, it only means that you must have the opinion of a dive doctor before you can dive. But at Poseidon Dive Center we have a Dive Physician at your disposal to clarify any doubts.

You can pay by cash, Debit or Credit card, PayPal, Zelle, Bank Transfer in Colombia, USA or Germany. We do not charge extra fees for credit card payments.

No, foreigners do not pay tourist service taxes as long as they comply with certain conditions. Just bring your passport with you and we will take care of the rest in a matter of seconds, no lines or paperwork.

From the age of 8 years old they can dive. Children from 8 and 9 years old can do Bubblemaker and from 10 years old and up can do mini course and Open Water Diver course.