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Calipso Dive Center

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Street 12 No 1-40 | Taganga, Santa Marta 47001, Colombia
+57 5 4219146
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Great first diving experience

This school was recommended to me by a few Colombians and it was an amazing introduction to diving... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
sophieclareb
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Great adventure

Highly recommended for the less faint of heart. One of the most exciting and relaxing trips you... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Mike B
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Brookings, Oregon
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We are the only pro-platinum naui dive school in Colombia which offers all scuba diving certification levels from basic to instructor with international NAUI certification, we have staff of the highest qualification and with more than 10 years of experience in the practice of diving, who are always able and willing to respond to whatever worries our students and clients may have..
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  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Street 12 No 1-40 | Taganga, Santa Marta 47001, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This school was recommended to me by a few Colombians and it was an amazing introduction to diving. The coral reefs near Taganga are beautiful, all the instructors are really nice and fun, and the price of 200,000 pesos (1 day course) includes lunch, equipment...More

Thank sophieclareb
Calipso D, Gerente at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Hi Sophie, we are glad that you stayed for the certification course. More than welcome that you come to dive with us at some other point in your life. Best regards, safe way back home.

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended for the less faint of heart. One of the most exciting and relaxing trips you will ever have.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We did the 18 m NAUI diver cerificate. We went to this amazing beach for two days with nice food and service. We had the best instructor, Barak. He made us feel safe and was a really good instructor and teacher. It was clear that...More

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I never dived before so I did the mini course with Calipso to try it out. And I can say nothing else than that it was a great experience! Felt very safe with my instructor though I'm not super comfortable under water. But I got...More

Thank Elin G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I had so much fun on my first two dives that I changed my travel plans a bit and went back again the next day. Cesar was my wonderful guide and buddy for my dives and I felt really safe with him during our time...More

Thank Alexandra P
Calipso D, Director de Recepción at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Alex, we are so glad you change plans and decided to stay a bit more with us, we were able to share this experience with you longer. Anytime that you want to return you are more than welcome :) We hope all your plans in...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We stepped into this Diving School by chance and were very luky to do a fun dive right away. The staff is super friendly and we had two really nice dives and a lot of fun. Everything was explained to is very carefully and the...More

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Calipso D, Director de Recepción at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Sonja, we were the lucky ones to have you with us. We will see you on another time, enjoying our SAFARI. I hope you have fun on your stay in Colombia :)

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Did the weekend away stay on the beach. Danny was a fantastic instructor and was very patient and informative for our dives. We slept in hammocks and had freshly cooked meals every day by a magician cook who made everything taste delicous. He even whipped...More

Thank spasha134
Calipso D, Director de Recepción at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

It was definetly worth it to go for the Scuba Diver course. We hope to see you again for the Advance Scuba Dive, have a nice rest of your stay in Colombia, Shyanne.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

I´ve searched a good reliable company to dive with in taganga, and out of the 3 big ones that i visited calipso were the cheapest (though again very proffesional, and tripadvisor certified), and also they are the only ones that offers a tour to the...More

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Calipso D, Director de Recepción at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

We were gald to have you Elad, we hope you return to experience the 3 days and 2 night at SAFARI. Have a great time on the rest of your stay in Colombia.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Did a mini refresher and two fun dives as someone who hasn't dived in nearly five years. Dived with Ceasar as the divemaster, he was patient and safe. The whole staff, including Estefany and Daniel go above and beyond to make you feel welcome and...More

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Calipso D, Director de Recepción at Calipso Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

So grateful so read your experience, you are a lovely person Alicia. We hope to see you again so you can experience the full safari for 3 days and 2 nights on your next visit, it should be definitely on your list. Have a great...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice experience here! Very friendly people and teachers. Good equipment. And the only center in Taganga that organizes dive trips to Tayrona Park (amazing beach)!

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