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Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa

Enjoy a very exclusive and original scuba diving experience as you explore an underwater mussel farm in Galicia! Discover how the mussels are grown and fattened while sighting other marine species in the beautiful waters of the estuary of Ria de Arousa.

Highlights · Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa

Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa
  • Experience an original & beautiful dive in the beautiful Ría de Arousa, while learning about the Galician culture.
  • Explore how the well-known mussel of Galicia is grown & fattened in special floating trays.
  • Discover the diverse marine life of the Ría de Arousa.

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Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa

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Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa

Experience an original & beautiful dive while you learn about Galicia's fishing and maritime culture and traditions.

The mussel of Galicia is well-known around the World for its unique quality and taste. They are grown & fattened in floating trays called "bateas" (mussel farms). Ría de Arousa - with its stunning landscape - is the Galician estuary with more seafood trays (around 2200) and the greatest producer of mussels.

During the dive, you will visit a "batea" with your diving guide and witness the "production" of this precious seafood first-hand. Open your eyes for an opportunity to sight other marine species such as octopus, cuttlefish, crustaceans, conger eels and plenty of fish species.

Price includes guide, air tank, boat transfer and weights.

Price and optionals

Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa
  •   From: € 35.00 per person

Important info

Mussel Farm Diving Experience in Ria de Arousa
  •   Duration: Under 2h
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required:
  •   Difficulty level: Easy
  •   Languages spoken: English, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (nº of participants): 5
  •   Maximum booking (nº of participants): 12

The price includes boat transfer, weights, air tank and guide. Additional scuba diving equipment and insurance can be provided, at an additional cost.

Please note that this activity requires holding a valid diving certification.

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Member of Wildsea Europe since 14/12/2018
MEDUSA DIVING CENTER
Medusa Diving Center is a Cressi Diving Center and Bauer official cargo center in Ria de Arousa (Galicia, Spain) with more than 10 years of experience. We deliver SSI, CMAS and ACUC courses for all levels.
MEDUSA DIVING CENTER
Avda Las Carolinas 2
Villagarcia de Arosa Pontevedra Galicia (Spain)

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