Which are my options to start scuba diving?

Start diving with our quick, easy and safe way.

Make your first dive within 3 hours

Scuba diving is an exciting sport. Adventurous, challenging, thrilling, fun and uplifting. With scuba diving you will enter and explore another world.

It is also quick and easy to learn. Even during a short time holiday, you can get trained to become a worldwide certified diver.

Your options as a new diver.

The following descriptions will help you decide what better fits your wishes. Feel free to contact us with your enquiries.

FREE Try Dive.

Free Try Dive in Hotel ELIES pool.

You can try scuba diving in our pool, FREE of charge. You'll get a quick briefing and an underwater tour in our pool. It lasts at about half an hour. You can then decide whether you like to continue or not. 

PADI Discover Scuba Diving.

Scuba Diving is an exciting sport. It is also very easy to learn

This is an entry level and experience course, designed for first time divers. It lasts 3 to 4 hours. We offer this course with or without a boat trip.

You will learn the basic safety guidelines and skills. You will then have one dive in shallow sea water and an optional open water dive. Both dives are part of the PADI Open Water Diver course. 

After this you can dive with us more times during your current holidays. At a limited depth and under the direct supervision of our PADI Instructors.

PADI Open Water Diver course.

If you are ready to plunge in to a course, then get the PADI Open Water Diver course. This course gives you all the knowledge and skills you need to dive anywhere in the world. It is the base course for a scuba diver and the door to further training.

The PADI Open Water Diver course lasts from 3 to 5 days. Depending on whether you have developed the theory through our Free PADI eLearning.


How much does it cost?

PADI Discover Scuba Diving - shore - one dive


70 €

Families, Groups

65 €

Own gear discount

PADI Discover Scuba Diving course with 1 dive on a beach / shore. It does not include a boat trip. It includes: Theory...

PADI Discover Scuba Diving - boat - one dive


90 €

Families, Groups

85 €

Own gear discount

PADI Discover Scuba Diving course with 1 dive in an isolated bay on Telendos Island. Dive supervised by a PADI...

PADI Discover Scuba Diving - boat - two dives


140 €

Families, Groups

130 €

Own gear discount

PADI Discover Scuba Diving course with 2 dives in an isolated bay on Telendos Island. Theory. 1 boat trip. Skill...

Padi Discover Scuba Diving - boat - four dives


270 €

Families, Groups

250 €

Own gear discount

PADI Discover Scuba Diving course with 4 dives in 2 days. For beginners who want to dive more without certification....

PADI Open Water Diver course


650 €

Families, Groups

630 €

Own gear discount

Learn to scuba dive and become a worldwide certified diver. You need 3 days with PADI Open Water Diver course ...

2 PADI courses. Open Water Diver and Advanced Open Water Diver


1100 €

Families, Groups

1050 €

Own gear discount

Two PADI courses to become Advanced Open Water Diver right away! You need 5 days to complete both courses with...

Short, 1 week and 2 weeks Dive Vacations packages for first time divers.

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Contact us

Mikes Reissis
+30 6973015550

Mikes Reissis, Owner & Managing Instructor, Reservations

Nikolas Reissis
+30 6947604120 

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About us

Kalymnos Island

Kalymnos is an unspoiled picturesque Greek island. Located between Kos Island and Leros Island in the Aegean sea, Greece.

KALYMNOS Diving Center

We are an authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. The only one on the island. Pioneer since 2008.

KALYMNOS Diving Center is an Authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort

With individual care and attention, we offer:

Recreational scuba diving and PADI training for beginners and for certified divers.

We offer Free PADI eLearning for all courses.

Decrypting the "PADI 5 Star Dive Resort"

PADI = Professional Association of Diving Instructors. The biggest diving training organization worldwide.

5 Star = we provide professional and outstanding service

Dive Resort = we cater to the traveling diver.

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