(FAQ) FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
DO I NEED TO BE ABLE TO SWIM?
You do not need to be a strong swimmer in order to be able to do an Introduction Dive, however you do need to be comfortable in water. For courses you are required to be able to swim 200m and to float unassisted for 10 minutes.
CAN MY FAMILY OR FRIENDS TAKE PART IN SCUBA DIVING OR SNORKELING WHILE I AM ON A DAY TRIP OR A PADI COURSES?
Yes, we can accomadate for various situation.
BOOKING IN PERSON / LAST MINUTE:
Calas de Mallorca Office Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 9:00am - 20:00pm
Sartuday and Sunda 9:00am - 18:00pm
HOW LONG DO I NEED TO LEAVE BETWEEN FLYING AND DIVING?
PADI and DAN state the minimum time between diving and flying to be 18 hours. In most cases the last dive of the day will be completed by 1pm, so you should be fine to fly the following day by 7.00am
WHAT HAPPENS IF THE WEATHER IS BAD?
The great thing about diving in Mallorca is that we have a wide variety of dive sites located in different areas of Mallorca. It is a very rare occasion that we are unable to dive due to weather and in this instance we will either move to an alternative dive location, reschedule your dive trip or offer a refund.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
We recommend bringing a towel, sunblock, sunglasses and small money for any additional or souvenir purchases.
CAN I STILL DIVE IF I HAVE A MEDICAL CONDITION?
Most medical conditions do not prohibit you from diving, however you will need signed medical dive clearance.
CAN I STILL DIVE IF I WEAR GLASSES OR CONTACT LENSES?
If you wear contact lenses diving is no problem at all. For those who only wear glasses, with advanced notice we can arrange to purchase a mask with magnified lenses on your behalf.
CAN YOU ARRANGE ACCOMMODATION FOR ME?
We have a good relationship with some Hotel which offer comfortable, modern accommodation for the budget conscious. We can arrange to book this on your behalf
DO YOU ORGANISE HOTEL TRANSFERS?
Free transfer is provided for all guests staying ONLY in Calas de Mallorca and the surrounding areas of Porto Cristo, Cala Mandia, Cala Murada, Cala Ferrera, Cala D'or and Cala Egos.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE DAY TRIP?
Included in each day trip is all standard dive equipment, transfers, certified PADI Divemaster/Instructor? insurance and local fees.
HOW OLD DO YOU NEED TO BE TO BE ABLE TO DIVE?
Anyone over the age of 08 can learn to dive.