Experience the thrill of scuba diving with our Discover Scuba Diving course in Hurghada. Dive into Red sea with certified instructors
If you’re looking to explore the underwater world but have never tried diving before, an introductory dive in Hurghada is the perfect opportunity to get started. And there’s no better place to do it than with Diving Around Center.
Almost anyone can join the Discover Scuba Diving course. Participants must be at least 10 years old and in fair physical condition. No prior experience with scuba diving is required, though parental permission is mandatory for underage participants.
Depending on where you are staying, we will pick you up from your hotel at around 7:45 AM and transfer you to the boat.
Acquaint yourself with the equipment and get ready for a safety briefing aboard the boat.
Meet our team and get assigned a dive master or instructor.
Get knowledge about the equipment’s safety features, how to wear it, and how it functions.
You’ll be taken to the first dive location by boat.
Your first dive will be between one and five meters deep and will be accompanied by a certified instructor.
Throughout the 20 to 35-minute dive, the instructor will be by your side.
Return to the boat for showers and rest.
Enjoy lunch and refreshments.
Head to a different dive site for the second dive.
Similar to the first dive but at a new location.
Return to the boat for drying off, showering, and relaxation. We aim to get you back to the harbor around 3:00 PM, but the exact time depends on the day’s chosen sites. The second dive will be between 3 and 6 meters deep.
Starting your underwater journey begins on land, where you’ll receive a comprehensive introduction to the diving equipment and safety guidelines. You’ll be fitted with your personal diving gear, ensuring a comfortable and secure dive. Also, you’ll get to know your professional dive instructor, who will be your guide and support throughout your diving adventure.
Before plunging into the azure depths, your instructor will provide a thorough explanation about scuba diving’s fundamental principles. You’ll learn the critical safety rules, how to communicate underwater, and what to expect during your dive. This stage of the discover scuba diving course is essential in ensuring a safe and enjoyable diving experience.
With your gear secured and your mind filled with new knowledge, you’ll head to the first dive site. Your initial dive will be a shallow one, reaching a depth of approximately 1 to 5 meters. Guided one-on-one by your instructor, you’ll spend between 20 to 35 minutes exploring the underwater realm. This immersive experience is designed to let you adapt to the underwater environment while marveling at the spectacular marine life.
After your first dive, it’s time for a well-deserved break and a taste of Egyptian delicacies. This period allows you to relax, share your impressions, and prepare for the second dive.
Once you’ve regained your energy, you’ll head to a different dive site for your second dive. By now, you’ll likely feel more confident and at ease underwater. Your second dive will take you a bit deeper, between 3 and 6 meters, enabling you to experience more of the Red Sea’s underwater splendors.
Hurghada, a renowned diving hotspot nestled on Egypt’s Red Sea coast, boasts some of the world’s most breathtaking underwater landscapes. Its warm, crystal-clear waters are home to an astounding array of marine species and fascinating underwater topographies, making it an ideal location for both beginners and experienced divers to discover the wonders of scuba diving.