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Scuba Diving Adventures

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Vallarta Adventures' Center Avenida Las Palmas 39, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 1 888 526 2238
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Boat 5...AMAZING must do!!

This was an amazing adventure. Signed up for the scuba diving but got a lot more than we thought... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2015
Wanda M
Denver, Colorado, United States
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Terrific Diving at El Morro

We've been diving with Vallarta Adventures several times. This two-tank morning dive to El Morro... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2015
Cindy M
Los Altos, California
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The warm, crystal-clear waters of Banderas Bay and the Mexican Pacific are home to a vast array of sea life making Puerto Vallarta one of Mexico's top diving destinations. Vallarta Adventures is the only PADI Gold Palm/ 5 Star Dive Center in Puerto Vallarta. From conducting PADI certification classes and teaching open water courses to running a dive operation or guiding dive trips around the Pacific, Vallarta Adventures' PADI Professional certification programs will open the door to a whole new world to explore.Vallarta Adventures professional diving instructors combine their expertise with the utmost personal attention in scuba lessons for every level of PADI Certification, for anyone ages 10 years old and older. Whether you are a beginner or a certified diver, Vallarta Adventures offers you the best boats, the best equipment, the best dive sites and qualified and exceptional staff to guide you every step of the way.
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“los arcos” (8 reviews)
Vallarta Adventures' Center Avenida Las Palmas 39, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing adventure. Signed up for the scuba diving but got a lot more than we thought. The staff is wonderful. They wait on you every second of the trip...good food, good drinks, outstanding entertainment. The entertainment was a pleasant surprise...you guys are...More

1  Thank Wanda M
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We've been diving with Vallarta Adventures several times. This two-tank morning dive to El Morro was fantastic! We experienced calm water, very little current, and over 80-ft visibility. Our guide, Israel, is extremely knowledgeable, patient, focused on safety and customer experience. He took excellent care...More

3  Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 6 June 2015

I dived with Scuba Diving Adventures, booked through Israel at Riu Palace Pacifico. I would definitely recommend the professional service provided. I thoroughly enjoyed the diving especially the night dive at Los Arcos.

1  Thank Lakesiders
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Water wasn't the warmest, and the visibility was the greatest in the Pacific Ocean, at times you could only see about 10 feet in front of you.

3  Thank Geoff Y
Reviewed 22 November 2014

I went on 3 dives with Vallarta Adventures. We went to Los Mariattas and I did a 2 tank dive. I am a beginner diver (< 10 dives) and the instruction was good, complete and helpful. The visibility was only fair which made it hard...More

3  Thank steve-h132
Reviewed 22 October 2014

I have written a very favorable review of the professional nature of this group and the extraordinary efforts they devote to maximizing the diving experience. They are knowledgeable and make great efforts at ensuring safety and comfort. These are all things I have said and...More

4  Thank Rodger S
Reviewed 22 August 2014

This was my first experience diving and I went with my girlfriend and another couple. We took our class at our hotel and booked our trip. Our guide for the day was Juli Estrada. He helped ease the nerves of those who were uncomfortable. Did...More

1  Thank APrignano
Reviewed 1 July 2014 via mobile

My first 2 tank dive was with boat #4, the crew Director was Julio, who is a very fun guy along with Luis! My two dives were with only other two divers, one of them very inexperienced. That could've potentially ruin the dives but, Dive...More

Reviewed 4 June 2014

I loved our scuba adventure. Can 't wait to go again. Great friendly staff, and beautiful things to see.

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Reviewed 7 April 2014

From check in to offloading it was superbly managed. Excellent equipment, attentive dive leader in Fernando, who fixed my gear underwater, and even loaned me his own camera battery when mine was dead. Food and drink on board was plentiful and good, and the entire...More

2  Thank 859garryc
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