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Norberto Diver

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About Norberto Diver
Norberto Diver offers you unforgettable experiences above or below the sea! Created in 1996, by Norberto Serpa, the “sea-wolf”, who has more than twenty years of experience working with marine life. He is a professional diver, free diving instructor and was a diving technician for the Department of Oceanography and Fisheries of the University of Azores. He is an active collaborator in several studies in the field of Marine Biology, with whales, devil rays and blue sharks. We offer Whale and Dolphin Watch trips, Swimming with Dolphins trips, Scuba Diving and Private Boat trips
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went diving with Alba last week and felt really safe with her! She made it fun and took care of me when I ran low on oxygen. Would always recommend her but with other dive instructors at Noberto I saw quite unsafe and chaotic...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I first reached out to the company months prior to our trip, I knew The island of S Jorge had an incredible north coast to see from the ocean. I emailed the company asking if they could do this, they said yes the do 4...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank juracicapataz
Reviewed July 14, 2019

We joined spontaneously the whale watching trip in a small boat. The conditions were excellent no rough sea and a good visibility. Our guide Noberto was sure to find some whales and he was right - we could watch about 10 whales very close. Noberto...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank KatrineIsi
Reviewed June 23, 2019

Norberto Diver came as a suggestion from a friend that lives in Faial. We wanted to take a course on diving for a long time and our vacations on the island were the perfect excuse to finally do it. We couldn't be more happy with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank gonfigueiredo
Reviewed June 16, 2019 via mobile

Wow... We booked our whale watching trip but bad weather artived and it was postponed. They took our details and next day the call came to say it was good to go... We were not expecting much as the weather was not best. HOWEVER .....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

I did my Open Water Diver at Norberto Diver and it was amazing! The whole team there is really great, but my dive instructor Alba was awesome! She taught me always in a good mood, was very motivating and patient. My course was together only...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Janina R
NorbertoDiver, diving instructor at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2019

Thank you very much Janina it was great to have you as student!

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Top quality dive centre \ whale watching\ dolphin swimming, with brilliant guides (there's a marine biologist guiding the whale watching) speaking perfect English, who are all both professional and easy going. Nothing was too much trouble. The quality of the equipment was top notch and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Everything was great at Norberto Diver, the Shark's Dive, the Jamanta's Dive... The facilities are perfect and what can I say about the staff... Superkind people always ready to help not only with things related with their activities but also with everything they could

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dani L
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We went whale watching with our three kids (11-10-8 years old). It was a great afternoon. We have seen a big group of whales. It was an amazing experience. The crew of Norberto Diver could tell a lot a not the species. Boys loved the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank edenjanvanderweerd
NorbertoDiver, Gestor de Front Office at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review!! It was an amazing trip indeed, one of the best "socializations" that i've ever seen :) Hope to see you again in the future, you and your family will be more than welcome!

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Can't recommend highly enough! The company is awesome, the staff are super nice/helpful, the diving is incredible and (importantly) the conpany does a lot to assist scientists and conservationists protect out oceans. We had the best time.... With special thanks to Noberto, Raquel and Ze........More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ian J
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