Scuba Diving is one of the most popular tours for people visiting Guanacaste. Dry climate, warm waters and volcanic formations create ideal conditions for excellent visibility under the sea and its natural wonders!
From Hermosa Beach: The dive sites are formations of volcanic rock with corals. This dive profile is multilevel diving, with currents being moderate to nil. The visibility is between 25 and 50 feet with a temperature of between 70 and 85 ° F. Maximum depth is 80 feet.
Dive sites: Tortoise (shipwreck), Punta Argentina, Meros (sunken sailboat), Punta Ballena, Virador, Monkey Head, Shark, and Ghost.
Marine fauna: White tip sharks, rays (whip ray and eagle rays) eels, lobsters, seahorses, schools of fish, octopi.
From Flamingo Beach: The preferred sites for diving are The Catalina Islands, for their incredible amount of pelagic fauna, the presence of sea eagles, rays, white tip sharks and shoals of urels. The relative distance from the coast ensures good visibility all year. The dive sites are formations of volcanic rock with corals. It’s a multilevel diving with free descent, current can be moderate to nil; with a maximum depth of 90 feet. It has a visibility between 25 and 50 feet, with a temperature between 70 and 85 ° F. The minimum license required for this tour is Scuba Diver or PADI Open Water Diver or equivalent (SSI, NAUI, and FEDAS).
Marine fauna: White tip sharks, rays (whip ray, stick ray, and eagle rays), eels, lobsters, seahorses, octopi, manta rays (season from January to May)
Dive sites: The Wall, Hat, Sharks, the Widow and Elephant.
Prices vary depending on a number of immersions and dive site. Starting at $130 per person. Minimum of 2 people.