Cubaism Products: Scuba Diving Classes & Sessions
Please make bookings online, however, please note that for Christmas both our London & Havana offices are closed from 24th December 2014 to 4th January 2015 & some bookings may not be fully processed until the 8 or 9 Jan.

The International Diving Center “María la Gorda” is located is in most western province of Cuba, Pinar del Rio and is ideal place for both, beginners and experienced divers. The dive Centre is efficiently run and the dive guides give excellent briefings and try very hard for you to get the most out of your diving. More information and photos about the hotel and diving centre you can find at Villa Maria La Gorda Website. (link to www.villamarialagorda.com)

Prices for diving are:
 
  1 Dive 33.60 CUC
  2 Dives in the same day 54.00 CUC
  5 Dives package 129.60 CUC
  6 Dives package 150.00 CUC
  8 Dives package 192.00 CUC
  10 Dives package 230.40 CUC
  12 Dives package 265.20 CUC
  15 Dives package 331.20 CUC
  20 Dives package 384.00 CUC
  Night Dive Only 38.40 CUC
  Introductory 1 43.20 CUC
  Introductory 2 62.40 CUC
  Open Water 350.40 CUC
  Advanced 240.00 CUC
  Stress & Rescue 127.20 CUC
  Snorkelling + Beach 43.20 CUC
 
and include tanks, weights, transport from hotel to and from diving centre, & one instructor for every 6 divers. Price does not include masks, flippers & wetsuits. Minimum age for diving - 12. Duration – 45 min/dive.

Transfer in a bus from any Hotel in Havana to Hotel Maria la Gorda and back can also be arranged. Transfers are every day at 8.00a.m from Havana Hotels, returning at 15.00 p.m.. Exact time for return transfer must be re-confirmed at hotel reception when you arrive.

One way transfers prices are: 1 person – 72.00 CUC, 2 – 60.00 CUC, 3 to 10 people – 48.00 CUC and more then 10 people – 36.00 CUC per person . Return: 1 person: 120.00 CUC, 2 to 4 – 96.00 CUC, 5 to 7 – 84.00, 7 to 10 people – 70.00 CUC and when there are more than 10 people - 60.00 CUC per person

*** Rates shown above are in CUC (Cuban Convertible Pesos). Please note, you will be charged in GBP, based on mid-market rate of exchange on the date of paying.


The following can be rented and paid locally:
  • Long-Sleeved Wet Suite - 6.00 CUC per day or 3.00 CUC per dive.
  • Short-Sleeved Wet Suite - 5.00 CUC per day or 2.50 CUC per dive.
  • Life jacket / vest - 5.00 CUC per day or 2.50 CUC per dive.
  • Regulator - 5.00 CUC per day or 2.50 CUC per dive.
  • Slippers - 0.00 CUC per day or 0.50 CUC per dive.
  • Mask - 3.00 CUC per day or 1.50 CUC per dive.
  • Snorkel - 1.00 CUC per day or 0.50 CUC per dive.
  • Torch - 5.00 CUC per day or 2.50 CUC per dive.
  • Lead Belt - 1.00 CUC per day or 0.50 CUC per dive.
  • Complete equipment set - 15.00 CUC per day or 7.50 CUC per dive.
  • Renting Equipment rates can be changed by the diving centre at any time.


    The International Diving Center El Colony is well-known diving centre in the province of Isle of Youth. It has 56 sites of high level diving offering beautiful coral reefs, sunken ships and big verity of different type of fish including angelfish, rock hind, eagle ray, whale and bull sharks, stingrays and many more. More information and photos about the hotel and diving centre you can find at Hotel El Colony Website. (link to www.hotelelcolony.com)

    Prices for diving are: 3 dives – 87.80 CUC, 6 dives – 155.55 CUC, 8 dives 215.55 CUC, 10 dives 252.20 CUC, 12 dives 300.00 CUC and include tanks, weights, transport from hotel to and from diving centre and one instructor for every 6 divers. Price does not include masks, flippers & wetsuits. Night dives are available on request. Minimum age for diving - 18. Duration - 45 min/dive.

    *** Rates shown above are in CUC (Cuban Convertible Pesos). Please note, you will be charged in GBP, based on mid-market rate of exchange on the date of paying.



    To book dives or diving courses please fill in the form below.
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