When can you scuba dive in Costa Rica?
August-December is when you’ll find little wind and calm seas. Most of the pelagic species found during the rainy season leave Costa Rica’s coast and are replaced by a variety of fish and macro species. It is also the best time to dive in Costa Rica for beginner divers who prefer easy, colorful diving.
How much does it cost to scuba dive in Costa Rica?
PADI Diver Courses in Drake Bay, Costa Rica
|Diving instructions, courses and certifications|
|Scuba diving at Isla del Caño (two dives including all equipment)||$140.00|
|Scuba diving at Isla del Caño (three dives including all equipment)||$195.00|
|Resort Course (non-certification one day experience)||$195.00|
Do you need certification to scuba dive in Costa Rica?
If time is not an issue with your vacation, we suggest that you take a full course on Open Water Scuba Diver Certification. … It usually takes 3 to 4 days to complete which includes classroom lecture, swimming pool session and actual open water dive.