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Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra

Join a 7-day diving volunteering holiday in Sesimbra and win your two SSI certifications: SSI Open Water Diver course or SSI Advanced Adventure & SSI Marine Ecology. Take part in different marine conservation initiatives in Sesimbra's Marine Park, learn about the region's unique marine ecosystems and enjoy a guided visit to Arrabida Natural Park.

Highlights · Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Volunteering in Sesimbra

Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Volunteering in Sesimbra
  • Discover the unique underwater world of Portugal's diving capital Sesimbra.
  • Get a double international certification: the SSI Open Water Diver or the SSI Advanced Adventure and, the SSI Marine Ecology.
  • Learn about the local habitats & species and take part in conservation initiatives to protect this gorgeous environment.

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Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra

What to expect?

Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra

Enjoy a unique diving holiday and get a double SSI certification while learning about the ecology of Sesimbra's Marine Park. This 7-day experience will allow you to build your diving skills. Additionally, you will participate in multiple activities (such as beach cleaning initiatives) geared at protecting & conserving the area's precious marine habitats. By the end of your holidaly you will have earned your SSI Open Water Diver or SSI Advanced Adventure certificate, as well as the SSI Marine Ecology certification. 

Sesimbra has one of the most beautiful seabeds in Europe, full of life and diversity -from multicolored nudibranchs, gorgonians, octopus, spider crabs to various fish species. There are plenty of different diving spots along the coast stretching From Arrabida to Espichel cape, some at a shallow depth, appropriate for those who have less experience and are looking for their first dives, others requiring more expertise.

This program provides a general understanding of the complex and exciting study of marine ecosystems. Be part of a volunteer team and contribute to preserve the biodiversity of Sesimbra's Marine Park. You will be trained and guided by highly experienced instructors who will make sure you learn everything you need to know to become the diver you want to be.

This holiday package includes accommodation, meals, 7 dives, 2 SSI international certifications, full diving equipment, insurance, transfer from the airport to the hotel and from the hotel to the diving school. As bonus, you will be treated to a guided tour to Setubal and Arrabida Natural Park!

Price and optionals

Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra
  •   From: € 1290.00 per person

Important info

Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra
  •   Duration: 7 days
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  •   Difficulty level: Easy
  •   Languages spoken: Catalan, English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (n_ of participants): 1
  •   Maximum booking (n_ of participants): 20

The accommodation is in the Hotel dos Zimbros (Azóia, Sesimbra) and 3 meals per day are included (breakfast, lunch and dinner).

The experience starts on Mondays and Thursdays.


Scuba Diving & Marine Ecology Holiday in Sesimbra


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Anthia Diving Center
The Try Scuba or Try Scuba Diving (diving baptism) program is your introduction to the underwater.
Anthia Diving Center
Porto de Abrigo de Sesimbra, loja nº 1 Av. dos Náufragos, Estrada do Porto de Abrigo 2970-125
Sesimbra Lisbon Lisbon region (Portugal)


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