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Explora Madeira Diving Center

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Open today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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They opened a new world for me

We choose to have our first diving experience together with the personel of Explora Madeira and we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sam W
Great couple of days diving

I only managed a couple of days diving at this center but really enjoyed the diving. It is a small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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“reis magos”(3 reviews)
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Your diving Center in Funchal, Madeira! We are open every day from 9.00 To 18, we have a beautiful house reef, the boat always ready to get out and explore the best dive sites of the island. A friendly staff is always ready to help you and we are...more
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Rua Carvalho Araujo | Hotel Quinta de Penha de França Mar, Funchal, Madeira 9000-022, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We choose to have our first diving experience together with the personel of Explora Madeira and we couldn't have chosen any better. They were very friendly and open. We had two tutors, Sophia and Beatriz, and they were very good. They were very gentle and...More

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only managed a couple of days diving at this center but really enjoyed the diving. It is a small center but very friendly, helpful and professional. I already plan to return next year.

Thank tailsdr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had 6 dives this summer, the dive masters were verry friendly. They always made space when we wanted to dive and they fixed all the gear were we asked for.

Thank Lucas W
Reviewed 1 week ago

For those that want an excellent experience close to amenities and with friendly, accommodating experience, Explora Madeira, under the very helpful Emanuele and Beatriz is a great place to go. I turned up hoping for a dive. I was unable to make any other time,...More

Thank Hamramdivingman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First dive was inside funchal, close to the harbor in a reserve. From the outside it didn't look promising: slippery stairs surrounded by hotels. But reaching 5m it was just fabulous! thousands of trumpets fishes everywhere (so funny) a diversity of species of fishes I...More

Thank alain I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonably price package for two good dives at two different locations. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Kit was in good order as was the boat. I would dive with them again.

Thank Andy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my buddy just finished SSI open water course here and spent a long weekend at Explora Diving Centre and it is really hard to describe how happy we were by choosing these Guys. Special thanks to Emmanuel and Beatrice, as they are top...More

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time doing the scuba dive for the first time. Paid extra 10 Euro to dive together. Saw lots of fish. Great fun!!!!!

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Prior to arrival i've contacted DC few times by email and all my questions was answered in prompt and fast way. The center itself is easily reachable from Funchal, located next to Marina, so you got a chance of a nice sea-side walk in the...More

Thank Roman R
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I took a 4 package dive with Explora They were very easy to contact before my trip to arrange a package. I had 4 very different , safe and interesting dives highly recomended

Thank markbx2017
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10 April 2018|
Response from Emanuele G | Property representative |
Good morning, we will be happy to introduce you into the diving world in end of April! You will find a team that love the sea and like to share the passion for it. To try, you do not need special skills, just know how to... More
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Jane I
8 March 2017|
Response from Emanuele G | Property representative |
Good evening Jane, also for us was great to show you our underwater world, and of course, we will be happy to have you again to dive with us. About the dives pack Hotel + Dives I recomend you to write yo our email so that... More
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