Deep Blue Diving, the first PADI Gold Palm Resort in Playas del Coco, is ready to fulfill a wide range of your diving pleasures from enjoyable day trips to scuba diving courses. Since 1998, we have been introducing divers to the beautiful underwater world of Costa Rica. We, and our professional staff, provide the best service and the personal touch to your diving experience.
Deep Blue Diving is located on the main street of Playas del Coco on the Gulf of Papagayo. This Gulf is widely recognized as the premiere diving destination in Costa Rica. With its sun swept beaches and rocky offshore islands, like the Catalina and Bat Islands this area offers a variety of diving adventures for all levels of scuba divers. The diving on volcanic pinnacles offers white-tipped reef sharks, bull sharks, giant Manta Rays, eagle rays, diamond stingrays, octopus, and huge schools of tropical fish.The rich waters of Costa Rica provide a habitat for a large variety of marine life from the large pelagics to the delicate nudibranchs. With over 40 dive sites from which to choose, our dive boats will bring you away to memorable dives in our underwater world of which most divers only dream.
Readily accessible from the International Airport in Liberia, the capitol of the Guanacaste region, our facilities are only 25 minutes away from your arrival point. The popularity of the Guanacaste region is its proximity to some of the country's best terrestrial and aquatic ecotourism. Such sites as Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest, and several national parks, feature abundant wildlife and excitement making this area a great destination for divers and non-divers. There are not many corners of the world left that can boast the range of adventure found here. From river rafting and canopy tours to the marine life laden waters off the coast, you will not be disappointed. The thrill and excitement generated by a visit to this beautiful and friendly country will make you want to stay forever.
If you are flying into the International Airport in San Jose, the country's capitol, we can be easily reached by car, bus, or plane. A 40 minutes plane trip or a 4 hour scenic car/bus ride separates you from the teeming waters of Costa Rica.