Paraty scuba diving for beginners

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Your first dive in Paraty is that memorable experience that you will tell all your friends and your grandchildren in a few years. Ready to live this adventure?

About your Paraty Scuba Diving

Meeting point

Marina do Engenho, Paraty

Average tour duration of 5 hours

Departure at 8:30am and return at 2pm. 30min of diving up to 10 meters, with the possibility of snorkeling in your free time

free cancellation

Reschedule or cancel up to 48 hours in advance and get a full refund.

In case of unfavorable weather

We cancel the departure in advance, reschedule or refund the amount.

Payment in up to 3 installments without interest or 12 installments

Pay in 3x interest free or 12x with small fees with a credit card, pix or international card. 

Guarantee the best day for you

Book in advance – Reservations must be made on the website by 6pm the day before.

we speak your language

Portuguese and Spanish

Cylinder Dive (R$430)
✓Full equipment
✓Boat tour
✓Training and instructor follow-up
✓Snorkel (surface diving)
✓Water and snacks on board

Companion + Snorkel (R$140)
✓Full snorkel gear
✓Snorkel (surface diving)
✓Boat tour
✓Water on the vessel

Professional Photos
✓Single professional photo service can be hired directly on the boat with the photographer on the day of the dive (R$20/photo)

In the diving experience in Paraty in the baptism modality, you will have the opportunity to know the most beautiful spots to dive in the region without needing any previous experience, not even knowing how to swim. The experience consists of 30 minutes of diving accompanied by an instructor in a depth of up to 10m, in one of the most requested cities for diving in Brazil. After and before the dive, you can also snorkel and stand-up around the island at no additional cost.

If you are already an accredited diver, see the diving options we offer in Paraty:

Paraty Diving – Accredited

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Pay only 30% to book, the rest can only be paid on the day

Common questions

To dive you don't need any previous experience, not even know how to swim! During the baptism dive, the accredited instructor stays with you, ensuring safety and higher quality for your tour.

You don't need to know anything to scuba dive for the first time. 
The diving equipment has its own buoyancy system and you will also be accompanied by an instructor 100% of the time.

The official minimum age for a child to have their first diving experience is 10 years old, the same age for taking certification courses. There is no maximum age limit for diving.

Diving is a very peaceful sport, but it remains a sport and requires some attention. If all good practices and precautions are followed, diving is considered one of the safest adventure sports in the world.

Baptism diving is a modality for beginners, with no need for experience and full monitoring by an instructor.
Accredited diving are dives that require a diving certification.
Diving course is the process of acquiring a diving certification.

Clinical conditions of heart and respiratory diseases, convulsions and diabetes treated with insulin can make diving impossible, consult a specialized doctor. Diving with flu, colds, nasal congestion or eardrum perforation is not recommended. Pregnant women cannot dive.

Sure! There is a separate fee for companions. Clicking on “Consult Agenda”, select the option “companion + snorkel”, as a gift, complete equipment to perform the snorkel (surface diving) is offered.

Yes, our system is fully integrated through our website. By completing the online reservation, your spot is already guaranteed and you will receive all the necessary information via email at the same time.

For diving, 3mm or 5mm neoprene wetsuits are provided to maintain heat and body temperature. 

We always seek to work with our best value, since very competitive in the market given the quality of service offered, with state-of-the-art equipment and highly qualified and accredited instructors.
Even for large groups this is the value we practice. We also offer differentiated payment conditions, being able to up to 3 installments without interest your dive.

We have diving suits for people weighing up to 110kg to 130kg. It will depend on the dive site, consult us on whatsapp.

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Diving in the islands and coves of Paraty

In Paraty Baptism diving you will have the opportunity to know one of the most visited spots for diving in Brazil. Paraty, in addition to its historical wealth, has several diving spots, which provide exceptional diving, among them we can list some islands and coves:

  • Meros Island: Diving point well known for the presence of a submerged statue of Christ and also for the wreck of a plane. The characteristic marine life of the place is formed by crustaceans, different schools of fish and many starfish. Location suitable for both experienced and beginner divers.
  • Ilha dos Ratos: another very famous and sought after spot in the region, mainly due to the presence of the statue of Neptune, Roman god of the seas. It offers a dive of up to 12 meters and a very diverse marine fauna.
  • Ilha dos Cocos: It has a relatively shallow depth, around 8 meters, but given the visibility and very clear waters, as well as passages and caves that give shelter to a great diversity of life, it becomes a place for both beginners and divers. more experienced.

Among other islands we can still mention Ilha Comprida, Cajaíba, Parcel dos Meros and the list goes on. Places that provide excellent diving.

Important: The definition of the destination takes place on the day of the experience, given the weather conditions.

The Baptism Diving Experience in Paraty

After defining the dive site, the boat trip starts at Marina do Engenho in Paraty.

At the dive site, each diver will have the opportunity to dive for about 30 minutes at a depth of up to 10 meters.

As a great differential, they will always be accompanied by a certified diver with a total focus only on you, which will always guarantee the best experience for your dive.

THEAfter scuba diving, you can continue exploring the site with surface diving (snorkeling) or even doing stand-up and enjoying the structure of the boat, while the other divers finish their dives.

O The complete tour lasts 5 hours, depending on the number of people on the way out and the dive destinations.

Scuba diver = Number of people who will go scuba diving.

Companion+Snorkel = Number of people who will only accompany you on the boat with the right to snorkel equipment.
(does not include scuba diving)

Boat escort = Number of people who will only accompany you on the boat.
(does not include diving)

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