Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about diving with ScubaSur

We are open from Sunday to Friday from 08:30 to 17:00 and on Saturdays from 10:00 to 16:00.
Yes, we offer free (morning)pickup and (evening)drop-off service with our minibus from/to your resort within the Arguineguin and Puerto Rico area.
We move twice a day by Zodiac for our Diving Excursions. Once in the morning at 9:00 (for 2 consecutive dives) and once in the afternoon at 14:30 for a single dive.
Yes, we offer Snorkeling Excursions by boat, suitable for families.
Yes, we have different diving packages: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 or more dives. The more dives you do, the less money you pay per dive.
A personal insurance is mandatory for certified divers (Spanish law). If you have your own dive insurance, a copy of proof is required. If you do not have your own insurance, the dive centre can provide you one on day, week, month or yearly basis..
We have prices including rental equipment and prices excluding rental equipment.
Some supplements are to be paid for special dives.
Yes. The price of a Nitrox tank is 15 euro per 12 L tank and must be booked in advance.
Yes! As Advanced you can enjoy all the scheduled excursions; only who has the Open Water license has small limitations on some destinations (we always give the priority to the safety of our scuba divers).
From December to March the temperature of the water is about 18 degrees; from April to October it is about 24 degrees.
In general no: as soon as you are in Gran Canaria we can program your week together, directly in the Diving Center.
For beginners we have different solutions:
– The Open Water Diver course: 3 days and a half
– The Padi Scuba Diver course: 2 days
– The ITDA Scuba Diver course: 1 day
– The Discover Scuba Diving course: 1/2 day
– An introduction dive from the beach or the boat : 2 hours
The courses foresee theory session in the classroom, practical session at the beach and dives in the sea. For more info see the Courses session.