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Diving Group Portofino

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Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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About Diving Group Portofino
Diving Group Portofino is located in the beautiful, historic town of Santa Margherita on the Ligurian coast, 3 km from Portofino, 30 minutes from Genoa, 90 minutes from Pisa and 2 hours from Milan and Nice. Diving Group Portofino is a few steps from the port where our boats are moored and close to the hotels and restaurants that offer all our clients and their guests discounts. Diving Group Portofino have a licence to dive with you in the protected Cape of Portofino Marine Park - there are 20 dive sites within 10/15 min navigation from the port where our boats are moored with great diving suitable for divers of all abilities. The Marine Park is is home to a dazzling array of marine life some of which are not found elsewhere in the Mediterranean. Expect to see vibrant red corals, moon fish, moray eels, large schools of barracuda, tuna, dentix, scorpion fish, groupers, violet and pink nudibranches and the most famous dive in the whole Mediterranean – the statue ‘Il Christo Degli Abissi’ submerged in memory of scuba diving pioneer Dario Gonzatti.This dive has now become a symbol to memorise all those who explore and love the ocean is a must for all divers to visit at least once. You will be uplifted by the sheer beauty of this unique marine park which is studied by biologists and enjoyed by divers from all over the world. Everyone at Diving Group Portofino promotes responsible diving and respect for the environment.
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Andreacalvera14 wrote a review Aug 2018
Paris, France1 contribution
The personnal staff and my instructor were very attentive to what I was doing, since I went there to pass my advanced OW. The first day we went diving I had a minor accident on the surface, but I was taking care of immediately. Then I had, thanks to them and thanks to those
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Date of experience: August 2018
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Vasily69 wrote a review Aug 2018
Prague, Czech Republic64 contributions11 helpful votes
Me and my wife had good dives with these guys at the beginning of August 2018. Helpfull and comunicative, always there to help - even very nervous/unexperienced divers will be attentively supervised - very professional approach. Highly recomended dive center!
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Date of experience: August 2018
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817MaherN wrote a review Jun 2018
Dallas, Texas11 contributions5 helpful votes
I was in Italy for a couple weeks and decided I'd pursue my AOW certification here. DGP has two locations from which they launch and are well staffed and run. The staff here speaks english well and are very knowledgeable. My instructor, Stefano, was great! He made me feel
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Date of experience: June 2018
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Eva N wrote a review Nov 2017
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I have had the most phenomenal time doing my dive master internship at DGP. DGP is a very professional operation but I was never made to feel that I was getting in the way of the team, and rather than being told that I was underfoot they showed me how to be a better diver and a
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Date of experience: September 2017
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Kirk_Hammett wrote a review Oct 2017
Zurich, Switzerland118 contributions33 helpful votes
We only spent one day diving with them but we know that we will return! Great location with hot showers, very good and new equipment and some other good ideas (lockers for guests etc.). The two dive sites we visited were full of life and we saw a lot of fishes you usually don‘t
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Date of experience: October 2017
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