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Panama Dive Center

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Calle Principal | In Front of the Telephone Cabins, Santa Catalina, Panama
+507 6665-7879
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Diving off-season

I did seven dives during three days. Since it I was the only one diving the third day, and they had... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jörgen Å
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Perfect first diving experience

We'd 3 dives with Kim & Kat, the tour was well organised and we could see sharks, turtles & many... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Békés K
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We offer SCUBA DIVE products and Services and all PADI Courses at Coiba's National Park, we are the first 5 Star PADI Dive Resort Authorized in Santa Catalina.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coiba island” (27 reviews)
“fish” (27 reviews)
“sandwich” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Principal | In Front of the Telephone Cabins, Santa Catalina, Panama
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+507 6665-7879
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I did seven dives during three days. Since it I was the only one diving the third day, and they had some health issues at the center, I was transfered to another dive center that day. This did not make a negative impact on me...More

Thank Jörgen Å
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We'd 3 dives with Kim & Kat, the tour was well organised and we could see sharks, turtles & many beautiful tropical colourful fishes. The first dive was in currents so it was a bit challenging so we also experinced how to rock climb under...More

Thank Békés K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent time diving with Panamá Dive Center. The staff was friendly and very professional and the equipment very well maintained. We will return for sure for some more diving. Highly recommended

Thank Apalmak
Reviewed 1 week ago

A BIG THANK YOU to Camilo and his staff for an unforgettable day of diving. This dive shop is very well organized, staff is super nice and experienced, and rental gear was in great shape. We stopped in the night before, and the first boat...More

Thank Ginger C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

PDC is rated number one for a reason. Our dive and snorkel guide were excellent! They did a great job guiding us through 3 dives and snorkel sites and all through La Coiba. Best of all we saw whales, dolphins, turtles, sharks and SO MANY...More

Thank Racheal D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did three dives on one day with Panama Dive Center. Everything was very well organised, the briefing, the boat ride, the dives and the lunch. The dive gear was in good condition and the dive master was really helpful and thoughtful.

Thank Pieter N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a one day trip with Panama dive center. Me as a fundiver and my sister with a private Instructor for a Discovery dive. We were on the boat together. The explanation was very clear and everyone in the school was nice. On the...More

Thank Marty K
PanamaDiveCenter, Owner at Panama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So happy to see this review!!! Cheers and hope to see you again some day underwater!! Cheers,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As divemasters, we have super high expectations of dive shops and guides, and Panama Dive Center met and exceeded all of them. From booking online and initial communication, they were so detailed and quick to respond. They were careful and safe, with detailed briefings and...More

Thank Megan H
PanamaDiveCenter, Owner at Panama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate this comment. We will do our best to give you and your friends, another great experience at the end of the year. Thank you so much.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did my open water course at Panama Dive Center and it was truly and amazing and unforgetable experience! They have excellent equipment and all the staff speaks very good English. Thanks to our instructor Sophie, who was just awesome from start to finish. She...More

Thank Kristoffer P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We take the open water course. Wether your going on a discovering dive or you're trying to certificate, I can garantee that you will have an excelent experience. They take the best of the place, which by the way is an unbelievable spot plus their...More

Thank Juan Pablo O
PanamaDiveCenter, Owner at Panama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias Juan Pablo, esperamos poder tener el gusto de bucear con ustedes pronto de nuevo.

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