Crystal clear Caribbean, virtually perfect water temperatures year-round, thriving coral gardens, sea turtles, mangroves, seahorses...there are so many reasons that scuba diving in Bocas Del Toro should be a "must do" on your Panama vacation, yet Bocas Del Toro is still a lesser known diving destination waiting to be discovered.
Bocas Del Toro is also part of the protected La Amistad International Reserve that it shares with Costa Rica which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Isla Bastimentos National Marine Park protects the marine rich coral reefs between Bastimentos, Coral Cay and the Zapatilla Cays which are home to sloths, monkeys, the poisonous red dart frog and 4 species of sea turtles that call the beaches and mangroves of these island home and contribute to the rich biodiversity found both above and below the sea. More importantly, these parks are home to some of the best dive site!
Whether you are looking to get your feet wet with a Discover Scuba course in Bocas Del Toro, or you are an advanced diver looking for a challenge, Bocas Del Toro Scuba Diving offers something for everyone. Better yet, Bocas Del Toro is one of the cheapest diving destinations in the world. So don't just think about getting certified to dive in Panama, just do it!
There are about 15 regularly visited dive sites in Bocas Del Toro that are typically within 5 to 20 minutes boat ride from Isla Colon. With dive sites named Coral Cay, Coral Gardens, Punta Caracol (seashell point), and Punta Manglar (mangrove point), you already know the diving in Bocas Del Toro has to be pretty special. For detailed information on some of our more visited sites click here.
1 Tank Bocas del Toro Dive
Short on time but don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to scuba dive in Bocas Del Toro? Sign up for our 1 tank Bocas Del Toro dive for a glimpse into some of the best diving in Panama!
The Real Deal: $60.00
2 Tank Bocas del Toro Dive
If you love scuba diving, no Panama vacation would be complete without scuba diving in Bocas Del Toro. With over 20 different dive sites in Bocas Del Toro easily accessible from Bocas Town, you can enjoy a 2 tank dive and make it back in time for an afternoon siesta!
The Real Deal: $100.00
Tiger Rock Scuba Diving - Full Day Excursion
Tiger Rock is hands down one of the best dive sites in Bocas Del Toro! This full day diving excursion in Panama is not for beginners as the currents can be a bit rough, but the large schools of fish, sharks, stunning pinnacles, crystal clear blue water & brilliant coral make this dive spot in Bocas Del Toro well worth the trip on your Panama vacation.
The Real Deal: $160.00
Bocas del Toro Discover Scuba
If you are even the slightest bit curious about learning to scuba dive, Bocas Del Toro is THE place to learn to dive in Panama! A resort course lets you learn the basics of diving in shallow water, then you are welcome to join any of our regular diving tours in Bocas Del Toro throughout the rest of your vacation in Panama!
The Real Deal: $90.00
The Real Deal: $125.00
Scuba Diver Referral Course
Why waste your Panama vacation time doing book work when you can just show up and do the fun parts of your PADI dive certification in Bocas Del Toro, one of the most beautiful scuba dive destinations in the world?! Get started with your local dive shop in the cool climate, and come to dive in Bocas Del Toro with some of the best underwater dive instructors in Panama!
The Real Deal: $255.00
Open Water Diver Full Scuba Certification
Learn to dive in one of the best places to scuba dive in the world! Sign up for a PADI Open Water Diver certification at our dive shop in Bocas Del Toro and enjoy your underwater vacation in Panama! All materials, instruction & 6 dives are included in our comprehensive PADI Certification Courses in Bocas Del Toro.
The Real Deal: $340.00
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