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About Poseidon
Enjoy with us !! Come on board to discover the marine life of Villefranche Bay from the port of Nice. Snorkeling & Discover scuba available for all: an unforgettable experience !! PADI dive center: all certified divers are welcome. Half day trip every day from May to October except on Sunday. Reservation required.
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Snorkeling trip with POSEIDON Nice dive center : Enjoy & relax !
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$28.40 per adult
Experience the marine world beneath the Mediterranean‘s surface on a snorkeling tour from Nice to Villefranche. Cruise from Nice Port to neighboring Villefranche Bay, and dock in an ideal snorkeling spot. After a safety training, and snorkel gear fitting, jump in to explore the clear, shallow water as you please. Enjoy dedicated attention from your guide who points out the best spots for swimming and snorkeling and takes care of all the logistics.
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

This is the place that got me hooked on Diving, and yes they are on PADI. Thank you so much for the introduction here. It was quiet the experience and I think that being underwater in this part of the world opened up my eyes!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Theangrynomad
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Okay honestly, I was unsure about this place because I read one bad review on here that really scared me. However, this was the only activity listed on trip advisor so I gave it a try. BEST DECISION! We had the greatest time. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dana s
Reviewed July 24, 2018

If you just want to get out there and swim in a beautiful place, Poseidon is a great choice. The equipment is provided, instructions are given, and the boat takes you to a wonderful spot. Bring your own towels and water as this is all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CasherONeill
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We have great diving experience offered by Poseidon Nice French Rivera Cote d Azur Provence Alpes Cotes D Azur. They are professional and well organised. They provided good quality diving gear. Recommended. Greetings from Hong Kong.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PeggyO289
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my snorkel day and seeing Villefranche from under the water. The location is easy to find there are two parking lots at the port which are super convenient. Check in was easy and we were off. Easy boat ride and have time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Getmarshall
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Complete Waste of Money and Time I have scuba dived once before and after enjoying my first experience, I decided I would give it another shot in Nice. I felt I needed to practise my breathing and equalising. I went along with a friend who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
8  Thank saphire_10kw
TLOPOSEIDON, Public Relations Manager at Poseidon, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you very much for this deplorable review. 1. if you have dived once before, you know all the hand signals (...) About our experience, more than 20 ans !! we think you never dive before !! 2. The diving instructor are not assistant photographer....More

Reviewed June 1, 2018

This was a lovely afternoon out with Thiery. There was 8 people in total, we travelled 20 mins by boat to the location, we had snorkels and wetsuits provided. The whole trip lasts around 3 hours from start to finish. I was not a great...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank srichathire
Reviewed August 29, 2017

So we travelled from London, extremely excited about diving. My 10 year old son had never dived before, I have once. Going by my past experience which was amazing, I expected the same but unfortunately I was very wrong!! The instructors are impatience and rude,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
13  Thank Princess S
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We went with our two boys aged 8 and 10 and this was their first experience snorkelling. The boss was great at explaining how to do it and adjusting masks etc. We went to a lovely place to see lots of fish, coral and we...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank tonyb879
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We sent our 16 and 15 year old on this and they loved it. Phoned and booked without deposit 2 days prior. Paid 50 euros per head (cash only) on the day. The girls were well instructed and looked after, it was their highlight of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Jess B
May 17, 2017|
Response from TLOPOSEIDON | Property representative |
You could expect a half day trip in Villefranche bay from the port of Nice. From the surface on a shallow water, put your face in the water and open yours eyes. Enjoy & relax !!! Equipment provided. Of course you can... More
June 27, 2015|
Response from TLOPOSEIDON | Property representative |
Hello, 8 years old is the lower age limit for diving in France. First experience in a shallow depth (3M) with an instructor. Full equipment provided Price: 50€ Half day trip on board Reservation required See you soon