Scuba Diving in Coimbra
There are lots of opportunities in Portugal for scuba diving where Lisbon and central Portugal like Coimbra have accessible, interesting sites for divers of all levels. Diving trips in the area often start with a boat ride from Fonte de Telha, Peniche, Sesimbra, Serra da Arrábida or Setubal. The region offers a good variety of scuba diving experiences including reef diving, wrecks, deep sea diving and great photo opportunities.
Scuba diving is a mode of underwater diving in which the scuba diver uses a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus which is completely independent of surface supply, to breathe underwater. Before completing the PADI Open Water Diver course, your instructor will have you demonstrate basic water skills to be sure you're comfortable in the water without stopping.
The all aboard diving school is actually recent. However its technical director and its resident divemaster have extensive experience in diving education dating back more than 15 years, training students from the initial level to the level of instructor assistant. The all aboard is its quality of teaching that offer of excellence, so each class is no more than 6 students thus teaching becomes personalized and the student gets all the attention it deserves.
Coimbra Dive Club is a diving club and an Anthia SSI dive school. We are interested in creating a community of divers based in Coimbra, with a link to the university and general public. Our formation is SSI (Scuba School International), but we welcome everyone who love or would like to explore the underwater world. Together with the Anthia Diving Center from Sesimbra, we are offering dive lessons from beginners until professional level, from children until adults.