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Address: Av. Piura # 216, Mancora m01, Peru
Phone Number: +51 999 891 268
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Description: Spondylus Scuba Diving School in Mancora. The First PADI Dive Centre in...
Spondylus Scuba Diving School in Mancora. The First PADI Dive Centre in Peru. We provide experiences like Discovery Scuba Diving and courses: Scuba Diver, Open Water diver, Advanced OWD, Rescue Diver, DIVEMASTER and Specialities. If you are certified we can show you our amazing spots and you will see the wonderful and incredible Peruvian Sea. From August to October we can be delighted with the Chorus of Whales Songs beneath the Sea. We are 100% Ecological, we encourage everyone to protect and care about our environment, above and below the water.
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Great instruction and tuition

Just completed open water padi with my wife. We loved it and our instructor was excellent. Everyone there was really friendly and helpful. The dives were in really cool locations... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Dan W
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This was a quick trip for me and Maurice Epstein was accommodating and welcoming even though they were really busy with a lot of dives. With little time to do many dives he fit in a dive and I was immediately comfortable and relaxed:) Many thanks to Diego the safety diver and the rest of the staff for a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Just completed open water padi with my wife. We loved it and our instructor was excellent. Everyone there was really friendly and helpful. The dives were in really cool locations but the visibility and strength of current meant the conditions weren't perfect, but made for good training. Also we used the pool at Loki hostel whixh was another drawback... it... More 

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London, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Our dive was post poned 3 days due to bad weather - but I would prefer to be safe rather than be out on dangerous waters. In the end, the dive was worth the wait!!! My instructor had A LOT of patience with me as it was my first time dive, and I was very nervous. Since our first dive... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

My first diving in south america. Definitely worth doing! Spondylus has first class equipment and very friendly staff. Diving with friends, rather than being a client. Unfortunately not down the road from Germany, but you never know. Maybe, .... If I come back, I will certainly dive again with Spondylus. Thanks guys, and keep going that way Michael :-)

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Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I took three courses at Spondylus. It was a great experience. the instructors were very professional , fun, caring and patient. I dived there for three weeks, and each time I was amazed by the beauty of the underwater world in that area. If you're looking for a good place to dive in Peru, go there , you wont be... More 

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Lima, Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

People in Spondylus are really great and friendly. I did the open water with Spondylus and the instructor I had (Juan) was very patient = ) and I could see that all the instructors had the same good vibe. It was really important for me because I was a bit nervous... I fully recommend this center!

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Thanks a lot for the dives! The team is very professional from beginning to end. I had a lovely time with Juan, underwater, he was very knowledgeable and fun to dive with! I would recommend this dive center.

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Best personalized attention and a great team of divers/teachers. Well positioned and really easy to find, and the places where they take you to dive are AMAZING!!! Saw a sea turtle the size of a dinosaur!!!

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Mancora, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I did both open water and advanced open water with spondylus. My experience was great. Their is a lot of attention for the safety of the students by pointing out the importance of theorie and putting them into practice. The people working for spondylus are awesome, are very helpful and have fun in what they are doing and that shows.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Excellent instructors, very good equipment. The experience of this school is definately reflected on the lessons. Worth every penny. Get to know very interesting sights and maritime life.

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