Explore the Mediterranean Sea and its crystal waters. Uncover the secrets of the underwater world and experience a side of Side you never have before. Immerse yourself in this tour and all it has to offer. Experience the largest underwater museum in all its glory. Your vacation in Side will be something to talk about for a very long time.
The biggest underwater museum is situated in Side, and that is where you will be diving. You will get the chance to explore shipwrecks and reefs as well as all the natural life you will find yourself surrounded by. The translucent waters make this a hotspot for diving as you get a clear view of the sea life below with its array of fishes and the underwater museum too.
This Scuba Diving Tour is the perfect alternative for anyone who is looking for a bit more adventure on their vacations in Side. It will surely make your vacations there that much more amazing. SCUBA diving is the perfect way to transport yourself to the underwater world and experience what marine life is like. It requires a few minutes for the brain to adjust and get used to breathing underwater; however, as soon as it does, you will have no problems being underwater.
This tour is accessible to you even if you do not have any SCUBA diving experience and are entirely new to the equipment. It is not only for experienced divers. The tour is fit for everyone over the age of 13 and you will get to enjoy your day out both on and off the boat, as well as get the chance to explore where so few people ever get the opportunity to go.
Side Diving costs (price) 33 € for adults, 18 € for non-diver guests and children under 7 years old are free. Children under 14 years old are not allowed to dive.
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What do you need to bring with you?
Swimsuits, Sunglasses, Towel, Sun Cream, Hat, Camera.
The moment the Side Scuba Diving Tour starts is when you are picked up from your hotel in a comfortable vehicle. You will then be driven towards the location where the boat is docked. Before any diving occurs, you will be welcomed by professional scuba diving instructors who will give you a detailed brief as well as technical information and safety. They will show you how to use the diving equipment properly and how communication underwater will happen.
This introductory course will include everything there is to know about scuba diving. This scuba diving adventure includes a boat trip and two dives that are entirely safe for both beginners and more seasoned divers. For the safety of the divers, the dives have a maximum of 25 mins each. This lends a hand to anyone who might be nervous because this is their first dive. The captain chooses the two magnificent spots where you will dive on the tour day.
When you are picked up from your hotel, the Side Diving expedition will have already begun. Your transportation will be provided by members of diving staff to the port, where you will meet your scuba instructors.
On the same day, there are two dives included in the Side Diving Tour. When you arrive at the harbor, your diving boat will be there to pick you up. The boat is roomy and furnished with everything you could possibly need while traveling. There are restrooms, showers, and loungers for sunbathers. There is also a bar where you may sip on coffee and old-fashioned Turkish tea.
Prior to your dive, a briefing will be conducted on board. The skilled and experienced scuba diving instructors will provide you with important technical and safety information. The teachers will show proper equipment use, and you will be tested on your breathing using specialised oxygen tubes. Educators will also utilise sign language to demonstrate how communication occurs underwater. If this is your first dive, don’t worry; everything will be explained thoroughly, and you will have the opportunity to ask any questions.
As your trip begins, the boat moves toward the first diving destination. Dives will take place in the Side region’s. This particular location is ideal for scuba diving due to the mix of warm and clean seas for maximum visibility. It is vital to remember that the instructors select the diving sites at random on the same day.
After your first dive, you’ll take a break onboard for lunch. You will have the chance to sample a healthy lunch that will provide you energy and support for your next dive. Additionally, Turkish coffee and tea are available.
After you’ve had time to refuel and relax, the boat will take you on your second dive. You must follow the experts’ recommendations once more. The second dive takes place in a different site, so it’s a great opportunity to learn something new and compare the locations. On the same day, om.
The Side Underwater Museum, created in 2015, is divided into five dioramas; ‘Flower Garden’. ‘War of Independence’, ‘the Temple of Poseidon’, ‘Caravan of camels’ ‘Whirling Dervish’, and the 110 statues range between 1 to 6 meters in height and weigh up to 5 tonnes each. They were carefully positioned by a team of 20 people, crane boats and professional divers in 3 months. This Underwater museum makes the diving Experience in Side unique.
While you are on your dives, diving photographer will capture official photos and videos. You may inspect them and buy them after you get at the harbour. These photographs and videos will serve as lovely reminders of this extraordinary experience.
Once you get to the harbor, the Side Diving tour is over. You will be driven back to your hotel while feeling emotional and mildly exhausted.
While diving in Side you will have two dives, each will be up to 20 minutes.
You can book your Diving in Side-Turkey here on our website online. The booking form is very easy to use!
So, the quick answer is YES. In fact, most non-swimmers can find their balance underwater better than some swimmers on their first experience. The professional diving instructor will always be with you anyway.
It’s 33 € for adults, 18 € for non-diver guests and children under 7 years old are free.
Yes! Officially licenced scuba diving schools offer scuba diving for children over 12. Younger children are allowed to snorkel but not dive.
For novice and expert divers alike, diving in Side-Turkey is a fairly safe hobby. Before every dive, diving equipment is routinely inspected and tested also high rank diving instructors will accompany you.