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Address: Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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+507 757-9737
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The most dynamic shop on the island. All our equipment is new. Nitrox will...

The most dynamic shop on the island. All our equipment is new. Nitrox will be available January, 2013. Our boat was specifically built for diver safety and comfort and our 4 stroke engine shows our commitment to marine protection. Owner Eddie is a PADI Course Director who offers instruction from beginner to instructor level in English, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, French. We also offer the widest range of eco-programs available with some exclusive to us.

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US$110.00*
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Two Tank Dive in Bocas del Toro
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US$61.00*
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Diving in Bocas del Toro

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Best Diving Center in Central America!!!

Bocas Diving Center is the product of a great man called Ed, totally passionated about diving and teaching his passion, he built a center which looks like a family home and it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Bocas Diving Center is the product of a great man called Ed, totally passionated about diving and teaching his passion, he built a center which looks like a family home and it really does feels like it! Eddie's knowledge on diving is more than impressive (from technicalities to mathematics) and his smile will make you comfortable from the 1st encounter...!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My cousin and I did our Open Water Diver course at Bocas Dive Center and had a wonderful time! We were joined by another student doing his Open Water. Our instructor, Victor, was great -- funny, engaging, and knowledgeable. I had never been diving before and was nervous, but the staff at Bocas Dive Center put me at ease. Everyone... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A friend of mine recommended I take my Open Water Scuba certification at the Bocas Dive Center and I couldn't more thrilled about the experience. The dive shop was super organized; making you feel confident about their ability to teach how to breathe at 18m under water. The owner was welcoming and a generous host. But above all the instructors... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bocas Dive Centre is run by fantastic people. This place offers not only an incredible service but also has a good vibe. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friend did the wreck diving at Bocas dive center and we had the best experience. We felt very safe with our dive instructor Katja. She was very kind and helpful, like the rest of the staff at the center. We got fruit, water and a towel when we came up from the water, over our expectations! We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Catja was our dive instructor, and she was amazing! We had not been diving in over 2 years, and she definitely helped us ease back into the diving scene. In minutes, we were comfortable. We did 4 dives with her, and each site was definitely unique. The coral was amazing, as was the sunken catamaran, and the variety of colourful... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently did 4 dives with this dive centre. Mariela was my guide and she was fantastic! kudos to her! pricing for fun dives is a little high compared to other places in central America (110 USD for 2 dives) and the visibility wasn't the greatest. seemed like everything could be blasted with a pressure washer to clean it up!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our experience with the Bocas dive center was amazing. Mainly because of our great and competent instructor Ricardo Higueras Bueno. It was the first time I dove and I felt completely safe the whole time. Now I definitely want to the open water certification.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did a fun dive and my boyfriend completed his first Discover Scuba dive. Hector was our instructor - he spoke English which was very helpful as my boyfriend is new to diving. We did two tanks - super fun and safe. Lots of colourful fish, seahorses, crabs, eels etc. We had a bit of problems getting our credit cards... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girl friend and I tried Bocas dive center and by god, it was fantastic! Lets say that at first, I was a bit stressed and scared about going so deep in the water. My stress got higher and higher after watching the training movie! Luckily for me, our instructor, Katja, super nice and very pedagogue and professional took the... More 

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