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Diving Center Amfora

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Gradiste, Museum on Water, Ohrid 6000, Republic of Macedonia
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Highlight of our holiday

This was the first experience of scuba diving for both me and my partner, and it was absolutely... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lucy A
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Amazing location, beautiful lake, not so great instructor

Nice stuff- The lake is beautiful, still and warm, could be a great place to learn how to dive. The... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
David N
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We are the only licenced scuba diving center located in Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia. We offer all kinds of scuba diving courses starting from beginner upto instructor level. Everyday we conduct try dives for novices where they get to know the dive gear and dive in a constant presence of an instructor on the ancient ruins site where they can enjoy sightseeing of artefacts more than 3000 years old. Try it, you'll love it. Diving is easy, fun and exciting. For the certified divers we have terrific dive sites on which we dive daily. Many sites with big walls (down to 200m), endemic sponges, spring dives, archaeological dives. We own more than 30 sets of equipment, 560 l/min capacity for filling tanks, toilet with shower, dedicated clasroom, free parking and wi-fi. We have more than 30 years of experience on the field. Special prices for groups and kids. Come and visit us!
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5 days ago
“Highlight of our holiday ”
20 Sep 2017
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Gradiste, Museum on Water, Ohrid 6000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was the first experience of scuba diving for both me and my partner, and it was absolutely ideal. The trip was arranged easily and quickly via email with Jovan, our instructor at quite short notice. On the day of our trip, he picked us...More

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AmforaSekuloski, Manager at Diving Center Amfora, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It's easy to work with down to earth people. Thank you for your patience.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Nice stuff- The lake is beautiful, still and warm, could be a great place to learn how to dive. The instructor is clearly very experienced and a skilled diver. Pricing was not bad either! Not so nice stuff- We signed up to do our open...More

1  Thank David N
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AmforaSekuloski, Manager at Diving Center Amfora, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

Thanks for your review. Since our season finishes in September, this review came surprisingly late. If my memory serves me, you came to me and told me you already tried once and you wanted to finish an Open Water Diver course. You were in a...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I never dived before. We were nervous to be honest, but the diving instructor made us feel comfortable with the whole diving-concept and equipment, step by step. There was no rush. Even under water the instuctor frequently checks up on you, to...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting diving with archeological discovery. clear and warm water in august. The material is perfect but the owner don't ask to see our licence , witch is for me unacceptable ! In fact the group was not at all equilibrate, one couple had to leave...More

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AmforaSekuloski, Manager at Diving Center Amfora, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review. I accept all kinds of critics but i need to respond so people can see my point of view. We always ask for a licence, infact most of the people that come to us already send it to us and...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I found this place on the SSI dive finder and am so happy I did. Jovan, who runs the centered was very easy tocomunicate with online as I did not want to add international calling to my phone. It was a smal group dive with...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

It was my first dive after really long break. The crew was really nice, they helped me with everything and reminded me all basics. Divemaster made me feel really safe and showed us many interesting things under the water, including 3000 years old ceramics and...More

2  Thank Paula R
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

What an incredible experience. The Amfora centre is a great place for beginners diving. We had one on one instruction and felt very safe and at ease. Very modern equipment and friendly staff. £45pp for the hour 'course' including certification and underwater camera. Taxis were...More

1  Thank Poppy R
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We did a couple of fun dives with Jovan. We had emailed before our trip and he was able to give us lots of useful information that reassured me that Diving Center Amfora was a reputable diving company. As we only did two dives they...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

I had a fantastic time at bay of bones / amfora dive center. I had two amazing dives with one of the DM. The Center was pretty clean, had good equipment and the prizes for the diving are affordable. If you are looking for a...More

1  Thank Nils D
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Pro - Diving in an ancient lake and seeing "antiquity" underwater makes you feel like an acquaitic Indiana Jones. modern and new equipment. Owner/Master Diver has interesting background as a Macedonian frogman. Easy to add on Bay of Bones museum or hang at one of...More

7  Thank Lindsay D
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AmforaSekuloski, Manager at Diving Center Amfora, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

I would like to first thank you for diving with us and i'll be glad if you liked it. The bouyancy control is VERY important on that dive because there are a lot of big ships cruising around the divers on that area, unfortunatelly the...More

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