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Playa Flamingo

PADI Open Water Course - Tamarindo

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    What to Expect

    Over 3 half days you will complete 5 pool dives and 4 open water dives. Each day will start at 7:30 and end around 1:00pm.

    Your Open Water dives will take place at world class dive sites at Las Catalinas Islands which offer some of the best diving in Costa Rica.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Scuba Dive Costa Rica, Inside Costa Rica Sailing Center, Guanacaste Province, Potrero, Costa Rica

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pick up from most hostels and hostels. Please contact us for availability and any extra fees.
    Departure Time
    • Your meet time for your Open Sea Dives is at 7:30am
    • Pool training dives are flexible and be completed am or pm
    3 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Light refreshments
    • Professional guide
    • PADI Open Water Certification
    • Pick Up from selected locations
    • Gratuities for Instructor and Boat Captain/Crew (recommended)
    • PADI e-Learning for this course must be purchased separately
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Minimum age is 10 years
    • Courses conducted in multiple languages
    • All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, epilepsy, diabetes etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I did my open water certification with Risky. A great guy and an even better instructor. His big experience makes you feel very comfortable at any moment. I had a great time and would definitely recommend scuba dive costa rica!!
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    10/10!!!! Phil and his whole team are so friendly and incredibly accommodating. I did my open water certification and it just so happened that I was in Tamarindo during one of their days off. Phil was super accommodating and scheduled me in, squeezing in my training to make sure
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    I did the open water PADI certification with Phil and Lacy - absolutely great instructors. They took the time to provide very good briefings so that I always knew what was coming and what to expect. I then continued on to do the Advanced course with Risky and he was also a great
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    Traveling solo and having no prior scuba experience, I became certified over 3 enjoyable days. Great ppl, instruction, and plenty of great underwater animals!
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    My family (myself, Son, age 11, and daughter, age 12) visited Costa Rica during the last week of March. One of our goals was to get my son certified Junior Open Water. Promptness is very important to me and Phil never let us down, picking us up every morning for 4 days from
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    Key Details
    • Scuba Dive Costa Rica
    • Duration: 3 days
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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