General information Scubaquatic El Portillo
Las Terrenas is a town in the province of Samaná, in the north of the Dominican Republic.
In this municipality, the local community coexists in perfect harmony with the foreign community, creating a bohemian atmosphere mixed with the authentic Dominican one. Home of the traditional Dominican bachata dance worldwide and it is in turn the oasis of many foreigners who decided to live in this paradise.
Despite the incipient tourism boom, Las Terrenas preserves its virgin nature on its many beaches. Coconut palm trees in the sand and lush mountains at its back is the most repeated landscape.
Beaches like El Portillo, where we are located, Punta Popy, Cosón, Playa Bonita, Playa Jackson, El Ermitaño with access only by boat; They are just some of its most famous beaches.
What can you do in Las Terrenas
Dives spots for certified divers of all levels; reefs, shipwreck, caverns, coral reef walls and lots of fun
Discover the best sites underwater from the surface with a mask and fins only.
Visit the most amazing places in each region; cenotes, virgin beaches, paradisiacal islands…
Learn how to ride a hobie cat or windsurf, feel the adrenaline ride a banana boat and more
Scuba diving courses all levels
If you never has divered and you have not your certificated yet, don´t wait more!
- Discover scuba diving: Diving experience without certification; basic theory, one pool session and one open sea dive to 12 meters / 40 feet
- Scuba Diver: That allows you dive, with a professional, to a maximum depth of 12 meters/ 40 foot, if you do not have time to complete the Open Water course it is your course; 3 chapters of theory, 3 sessions of confined water and 2 dives in the open sea included.
- Open Water Diver: This program will get you a full open water international certification that allows you to dive independently, with a buddy, to a maximum depth of 18 meters/ 60 foot., consists of 5 theory chapters, 5 pool sessions 4 dives in the open sea