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Panama City Diving

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5512 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6799
+1 850-588-8077
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US$ 89.00*
and up
Dive Charter: Inshore Wreck and Bridge Span
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US$ 98.99*
and up
Introductory Scuba Diving Adventure
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We offer scuba classes and dive charters for all skill levels from novice to divemaster. If you've never been scuba diving our Discover Scuba Class is a great way to get introduced to the sport. Our charters going the shipwrecks offshore are great for certified divers who want to see sights less traveled to.
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“steel slinger” (25 reviews)
“dive shop” (39 reviews)
“dive master” (63 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
5512 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6799
5512 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6799
+1 850-588-8077
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent dive!!! An awesome and exceptional crew. Thank you Chris for saving my go pro. Will definitely dive with them again.

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Another great dive trip! Having been diving with almost every single dive charter in the area, I can honestly say this shop is the best around. Great gear and knowledgeable, friendly staff!

Thank griffgainnie
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Thank ericpierce
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This was my first time scuba diving. Ben, my instructor was awesome, taught everything clearly and was very attentive. He also had great patience with me when I needed help getting flippers on, wet suit on/off, etc lol. Great experience and I look forward to...More

Thank leilani1069
Reviewed 28 October 2017


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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter was so scared to go down, but I knew she would love it. Chris was so patient. He answered all of her questions, even the crazy ones, and helped her to gain comfort and confidence. He was also very patient during the dive,...More

Thank Jade K
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This is my second time on the Steel Slinger for dives and it has been an outstanding time both times I've gone! The crew were incredibly nice and helpful. This time was my first dives on my own without and instructor, and they made sure...More

Thank BMartin99
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Panama City Diving cares about divers & the diving experience so much that in the valuable shop floor space that other stores have filled with t-shirt racks, PCD has a full size living room for divers to sit around in before or after the dive...More

Thank brettalarsen
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15 October 2016|
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Response from Stephen H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not to answer sooner -- yes I have dived with lenses many times. I have even opened my eyes underwater without the mask, but this is a risk that they could come out. I've done it many times in a pool also. So I say... More
28 June 2015|
Response from Patrick G | Property representative |
While we can't promise anything as the sea tends to be widely variable, we commonly see snappers, groupers, spade fish, crabs, Rays, blennies, and urchins. Less commonly we see Dolphins, eagle Rays, turtes and manatees. I... More