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Panama Dive School is a PADI diver center that offers dive services to customers of all ages. Our expert staff will make you feel at home while exploring the depths of Bocas Del Toro, Panama.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ave. Norte | next to the Bocas Blended Bus, and directly in front of the Bocas Surf School and Hostel, Panama
+507 6984-4745
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just a lil more of what we do here at panama dive school! come join us on one of our adventures some time!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Relax750093
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Really? EVERYBODY thinks the Tony, Lana and the team do an EXCELLENT JOB? Well, everyone is CORRECT! I have known Tony for 2 1/2 years and never saw what kind of teacher he was until my wife and I, FINALLY took our Open Water Certification...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Tony, Lana and the whole crew are super nice! I can totally recommend this place as well as for your PADI License (two friends of mine did it there and it was very professional!) as for fun diving. They took really good care of us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank E8961UOvanessab
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I can only recommend the Panama Dive School in Bocas. I did my PADI open water there and out of a 3 nights stay, it became 7 nights! The owners are great diving teachers and you feel welcomed right away! During the course they equip...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larissa F
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My partner and I wanted to get our PADI Open Water certification while we were traveling in Panama and Tony provided nothing but the most authentic, enjoyable and adventurous experience. We were originally going to go diving with the well advertised Bocas Dive School however...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mackenzie F
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I got my PADI Open Water license here. It was such an amazing experience! The instructor Tony is SUPER FUNNY, friendly, and very professional! I was kind of nervous going in but at the end of the course I felt I was very well prepared!!!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ygxgrace1995
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my dive with Tony and Hannah (as my dive master by my side). It was really funny. Also they gave me short refresh of the theory because I had a longer break since my last dive.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Reyvn
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Tony is an absolute expert when it comes to diving. I made the padi license "open water". The school was very professional. Thank you guys for this experience

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank scherrer89
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Great times diving with them!! Monkey the shop dog is great too!! Good service and nice equipment, will surely go back.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Relax750093
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I had not gone scuba diving in a long time. Panama Dive School took away any apprehensiveness I might have felt and I had an awesome experience with them!!! I would highly recommend them!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JenniferStead
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