Name of the activity: Diving baptism at 6 mt depth.
Duration of all activity: 3 hr 30 min approx.
Duration of the Immersion and maximum depth: 20 min approx. 6mt
Start time: 15:00 p.m. every day.
Meeting point of the activity:
Port of San Antonio.
Location: Costa de Poniente of Ibiza (San Antonio).
Prerequisites: After 10 years, not recommended for pregnant women, active asthmatics, diabetics, epileptics and people suffering from pneumothorax and ear problems. After carrying out the activity PADI recommends not to fly in 12 hr.
Brief description of the activity: This diving experience at 6 mt depth, and approximately 25 minutes duration under the supervision of our PADI Instructors, is done from our boat, in a magnificent location 20 minutes from the port of San Antonio, in the North zone.
During the trip the Instructors will give you a theoretical class, they will equip you and we will form small groups. Then we will enter the fantastic underwater world from shallow waters and we can observe the local fauna of Ibiza in its habitat, such as rockfish, starfish, octopus, anemones, spirographs and the well-known algae (posidonia oceanica) protected by the UNESCO.
In short, an underwater paradise for you to enjoy your first experience in diving, and so you can follow your training with more advanced courses such as the Scuba Diver or the Open Water. Once finished the dive we will return to the boat for another group to do the experience, meanwhile, you can relax on our deck sunbathing, swimming or snorkeling. Once all the groups have finished diving we return to Port.
Detailed description of the activity: This basic diving program for beginners with previous experience, consists of a complete first-time training in the underwater world with autonomous breathing equipment (SCUBA), in a safe, fun and supervised by PADI Qualified Instructors . First we will stay at the meeting point and fill in the forms you need for the activity. We will set sail, heading to the diving location (Punta Galera, Cala Sallada and surroundings) and we will arrive at about 20 minutes, meanwhile, the instructors give us a practical theory class of the equipment that we will use, the language of the diving signals and basic concepts of diving, in our school boat. The assistants of the instructors, help us to equip us in an appropriate way, later, we organize the groups to assemble in a safe way and in a reduced number.
While a group dives together the instructors and assistants of the Instructor, the others who remain on the boat, can enjoy practicing Snorkeling (diving with mask and tube), sunbathing on our deck, swimming or just relax in our fantastic boat.
Once we have to dive, the instructors and assistants will help us to enter the water from the back of our school boat, without any vicissitudes (such as jumping on the back).
Already in the water, the instructors will stay with us asking how we are, and with a simple Ok with our hand (which will have previously taught us the signal language) we will form the small diving group, descending slowly and progressively to be able to Start the activity in a safe and fun way.
Our PADI instructors, have extensive experience with debutants and will proceed in the cases that require, to take the hand to give more confidence and security to the beginner.
Once the group is flapping towards the bottom, an Instructor will guide the group and others will confine the group, always being aware of the safety and comfort of the immersion of the debutants.
The area of the immersion is characterized by having a rocky area together with an area of seaweed where the colorful fauna of the sea of Ibiza coexist in a symbiotic way. This fauna consists of rockfish, sea stars, octopus, cuttlefish and an abundant flora such as anemones and nudibranchs, in addition, the visibility of the immersion point in ideal conditions is about 20 mt and without currents or tides, that is, a paradise submarine to enjoy your first experience, and so you can continue your training with more advanced courses such as the Scuba Diver or the Open Water.
The dive itself consists of a circular underwater route through which we will pass through several different biotopes, such as the posidonia seaweed forest protected by Unesco, along with rocky areas. The maximum depths to which we will descend will be 6mt, In the area where we carry out the activity, the deepest zone is 8 mt. After the dive, we will return to the ship and the next group will proceed to enter the water, once everyone has finished, we anchor and arrive at the port in about 20 minutes.
After 10 years, not recommended for pregnant women, active asthmatics, diabetics, epileptics and people suffering from pneumothorax and ear problems. After carrying out the activity PADI recommends not to fly in 12 hr.
Training with Instruction
the fee includes the assignment of an Instructor who will be the one who trains you properly under the PADI
Suit, fins, mask, vest, regulator, tanks and air charges. Does not include
videographic reports, snacks, transfers to the hotel
I’m not a very good swimmer, can I dive?
Yes, our instructors will help you carry out the activity in complete safety
I have a question that does not appear in the requirements.
There are sharks in Ibiza?
No, we have never seen them