Diving Santa Cruz Funchal Calheta

Dives and diving packages

For all diving-fans we offer next to a single dive also packages of 5 or 10 dives including tank & weights. Other equipment can be hired at the diving base. Please bring a log book, certification card and a valid medical certificate with you. 


Person: Service: Price:
Adult Dive Funchal 25,- Euro
Adult Dive Caniço de Baixo 29,- Euro
Adult Dive Reis Magos 26,- Euro
Adult Dive Calheta 28,- Euro
  • Diving stations in Funchal, Caniço de Baixo, Reis Magos and Calheta
  • Medical certificate required
Dives and diving packages

Diving Bases Funchal:

The two dive centers in Funchal are located in the Pestana Carlton and Pestana Palms hotels, but are also accessible to non-hotel guests.

The dive centers are located in the Eco-Park Funchal with its own house reef and are characterized by an excellent quality and individual care. Ideal is the central location between the wrecks and the national park.

The diving school at Pestana Carlton is the only Padi 5 Star Dive Resort in Madeira.

1 dive: € 25,-

3 dives = € 69,-

6 dives = € 135,-

Dive with boat = + € 10,-

Nature conservation fee = + € 18,-


Diving Base Caniço de Baixo:

Diving is one of the most beautiful and safest hobbies you can have, provided that you get a solid and security ralated education in the beginning. To offer you that education we are just working in small groups. A family atmosphere and a professionally run dive center are our characteristics. Because of a high tecnical standard of the equipment and the highly qualified instructors, the diving base, which has been already founded in 1982, is the only ISO certificated diving base in the Atlantic and has already won 7 times the price as "Best diving base in the Atlantic".

You will dive in Europes unique house riff in the nature reserve of Madeira. Due to the warm water of the Gulf Streem you will find a wide variety of species. Dive with barracudas, trigger-, parrot-, trumpet- and pufferfish and encounter manta rays and skates. May be it´s the beginning of a great passion.New highlight since 2018: wreck diving.

1 dive = € 29,-

6 dives = € 177,-

10 dives =  € 279,-

Dive with boat = + € 12,-

Nature conservation fee = + € 5,-


Diving Base Reis Magos (Caniço de Baixo):

The diving centers in Funchal and Reis Magos (Caniço de Baixo) are a small family business, which offers individual support under the motto "relaxed diving and no mass handling". The diving base has already been awarded twice as "Best diving base in the Atlantic".

The diving school in Funchal is located in the best location: "The Cliff Bay Hotel", just 1,5 km from the city center. It is located in the Eco-Park Funchal with direct sea access only for the divers. The boat is easy to reach from the footbridge and the base is central to all dive sites on Madeira.

The diving base in Caniço de Baixo is located on the promenade of Reis Magos directly at the underwater national park. It is not connected to any hotel and is pubicly accessible and therefore also ideal for family members who do not want to go diving. Along the 700m long promenade are 8 versatile dive sites with max. 29meters.

1 dive: € 26,-

5 dives = 5% discount, 10 dives = 10% discount, 1 week non-limit = € 260,-

Dive with boat = + € 12,-


Diving Base Calheta:

This diving school is situated in the sunny south west of Madeira, directly on the golden sand beach of Calheta. The beach offers a perfect entry into the sea. Many of the more than 25 diving spots in this area also reached  after a short boat trip. The well-preserved wreck of the "Bom Rei" is a special dive site. In the summer months the sighting of hammerhead sharks is possible.

In addition to the diving spots in the south-west of the island, the diving school also offers trips to the underwater nature reserve of Garajau. This diving base is ideal for parents with children who have the best access to the sea. In Calheta there are 2 hotels, several restaurants and a marina, so that you can enjoy the holidays next to the diving.

1 dive = € 28,-

1 dive with boat = € 40,-

10 dives with boat = € 320,-

Night Dive = + € 6,-

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