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Calipso Dive Center

#9 of 26 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Santa Marta Features Animals
Street 12 No 1-40 | Taganga, Santa Marta 47001, Colombia
+57 5 4219146
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Great first diving experience

I never dived before so I did the mini course with Calipso to try it out. And I can say nothing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elin G
Lovely experience!

I had so much fun on my first two dives that I changed my travel plans a bit and went back again... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Alexandra P
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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..
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“dive safari” (5 reviews)
“tayrona park” (10 reviews)
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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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+57 5 4219146

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank sunchillax
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

Thank apoo2015
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)!

Thank Charliecheerful
Reviewed 8 April 2017

that was a really cool experience with the calipso's team.They have good instructors and a good quality service that make the way to learn easy and complete.

Thank Wilhelm W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Firstly, the negative: The diving itself was far from world class - but that isn't the dive centre's fault! Calipso were really excellent. My wife completed her advanced course, and me the wreck speciality. The equipment was of a good standard, the dive centre were...More

1  Thank Flapster
Reviewed 16 February 2017

It was my first time diving and i was pretty apprehensive but, three days later i had found a new hobby. My instructor, Barak, was absolutely incredible- patient, knowledgable, efficient, fun and kind. He truly made the experience and i learnt so much from him....More

Thank Mim A
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