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Diving Center Viking

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Come visit our beautiful Dive Center located in Podstine Bay, just a short walk from Hvar town. If you've always wanted to try Scuba Diving or are interested in seeing what the Adriatic Sea has to offer, look no further than Viking Diving Center. We...more
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Put Podstina 7, Hvar, Hvar Island 21450, Croatia
+385 91 620 5847
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

This small shop is one of the best I've worked with. Zsannett (pronounced Janette for the Americans) and Robert are wonderful to work with. Also the guides Julian and Robert. Every one was professional, friendly and helpful. As for the gear, I brought my own...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Greg D
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Really friendly and relaxed but professional staff. Helped set up and carry our equipment for us, which you don't always get! Underwater was really pretty and we had a lot of fun - especially impressed by Alex who did a magic trick with shells at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

This was my first Open Water Dive after getting my certificate 3 weeks ago. The email communication with the dive center was very good as they were able to answer all my questions. The staff, especially Robert, Nicolai and Alex, were very friendly and helpful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rahul K
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I had the most amazing dives with VIKING divers today. It was a fantastic location, lovely boat, very professional team. They were very accommodating and took us to 2 lovely dive sites where we saw octopus, moray eels, nudibranchs, fish galore, chimney...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Preeda H
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Will recommend viking dive center; they are friendly, professional focusing on safety and having a good experience at the same time. Next time I would like to come back to try the free-diving technique. Owners Zanett and Robert are very experienced. You also have a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marie B
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The center is well operated and has experienced guides. All equipment is well kept. The dive spots we (my husband and I are AOWD, 180 dives) were taken to, were excellent, beautiful and some of the best we saw in the Mediterranean Sea! They always...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Small, boutique-feeling dive center about 20-25 minute walk from the center of Hvar. Small dive boat got a bit crowded but the groups were kept small. Friendly dive instructors helped everyone out with equipment and made sure it was a fun experience for everyone involved....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Max H
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We did the scuba update program, as it had been 18 months since we last dived. The team were all really friendly, and the equipment was very good and well maintained. The water is cold, so you definitely needed the thick wetsuit they provided! We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I did the beginner dive with Robert as I hadn't done a dive for few years - I needed a refresher to get my confidence back. The customer service is excellent and you dive from a nice secluded bay beside a beach club where you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LeslieH895
Zsanett-Viking, Owner at Diving Center Viking, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Thank you Leslie for the great words! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend decided to get our Open Water Diver certificate here and we couldn’t be more pleased. Our instructor Jan was very professional, pedagogical and a lot of fun, just like the rest of the staff! Recommend warmly, we had an amazing experience!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Axel B
Zsanett-Viking, Owner at Diving Center Viking, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Thank you in the name of Jan and the team! Hope to see you soon!

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