Lanzarote: Scuba diving with guide or first time dive starting Puerto del Carmen

Unique diving experience in Lanzarote at one of the most attractive dive sites for beginners and advanced divers, each with a professional dive guide. Book an introductory dive with equipment to a depth of up to 6 metres or a guided dive at a selected spot off the east coast.

  • Tour / activity duration: depending on selection
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Transfer: no, not included
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Introduction diving in Lanzarote from Puerto del Carmen INFO

  • Scuba diving experience in Lanzarote (2.30 h) - per person (age 10+)60.-€

Guided dive in Lanzarote from Puerto del Carmen INFO

  • Guided dive for experienced divers in Lanzarote (2.30 h) - per person (age 10+)38.-€
Attractive dive sites in the east of the island

Overview / General Information

Diving in Lanzarote for beginners and certified divers

A diving experience in the blue cosmos of Lanzarote: Look forward to the exciting world of the Atlantic Ocean. Puerto del Carmen in the east of the island is an attractive diving area with numerous spots for beginners and certified divers. The diving centre where you start is one of the oldest and most professional on the island. Experienced diving instructors will accompany you at the dive baptism or on a guided dive. The following applies to both booking options:


  • Duration: upon your choice
  • Hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Days: daily
  • Months: possible all-year
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Pick-up not included
  • Starting points: Puerto del Carmen

Option 1: First time dive in Puerto del Carmen

Those who want to get to know the exciting world under water will be right in Lanzarote with a trial dive. You will experience your diving baptism at one of the most beautiful and exclusive places of the whole island. The activity is conducted by a professional instructor to guarantee safety, quiet and the full enjoyment of a unique experience. At the base we will first of all deal with the basics of diving and the equipment. Then we will go to the entry point in the sea and you can enjoy the weightlessness in the blue cosmos. The dive takes about 45 minutes and takes us to a depth of up to 6 meters - if you feel ready. Your guide is always at your side.


  • Duration: ~ 2.5 hours


  • dive insurance, equipment, showers, toilets, instructor

Option 2: Guided dive in Puerto del Carmen

Together with a dive guide you start an underwater expedition in Puerto del Carmen, one of the most attractive dive sites on the island. After the welcome in the diving centre we prepare the material and gather in small groups. Our dive sites vary daily and according to the conditions. Off Puerto del Carmen alone, we have a rich choice to get to know the Atlantic Ocean and its marine life. Also for wreck divers there is a lot to discover. On the guided dives we divide the groups according to diving experience so that everyone can enjoy the maximum of a dive on Lanzarote.


  • Duration: ~ 2.5 hours


  • Equipment, guide, showers & toilets in the diving base
Important information


  • Ability to swim
  • Minimum age 10 years

Please bring along:

Medical certification from a dive medical, Diving certificate and diving insurance (for guided dives)

Detailed description

Scuba diving Lanzarote with guide or first time dive starting Puerto del Carmen

Lanzarote is an island of divers - and this is mainly due to the many attractive dive sites with rich and exciting underwater world, but also to the good conditions all year round. Puerto del Carmen is the dive spot in the east of the island. If you come to Lanzarote for a first time dive, you will have great experiences here and possibly discover your love for diving. Furthermore, certified divers will find perfect entrances to a guided dive in Lanzarote - and underwater caves, reefs, grottos, canyons are waiting for you. From Puerto del Carmen you can easily reach some of the best dive spots off the island. The variety of underwater species is impressive. And also wreck divers get their money's worth in Lanzarote.

Diving in Lanzarote is for beginners the ticket to the blue cosmos. A professional team of experienced instructors will accompany you step by step on the way to your dive baptism. In the diving school in Puerto del Carmen you will first learn the basics of diving and get to know the equipment. Diving novices who dive for the first time are fascinated by the weightlessness and the silence under water. Especially breathing while diving is a first test for which the diving instructor will prepare you in the best possible way. When you feel safe and ready, you go together to the entry point on land and from there to the introductory dive on Lanzarote. You will dive into the Atlantic Ocean to a maximum depth of 6 meters and already in these areas you will see some of the native fish like grouper, rays or the Atlantic monk fish.

The guided dives from Puerto del Carmen vary from day to day. Which dive spot is chosen depends on the current conditions and the preferences of the group. The crew of the dive centre in the east of Lanzarote generally keeps the groups small in order to give each participant a real diving experience on Lanzarote. It is common practice for certified divers to make 2 dives in a row during the dive trips. Get to know the secrets of the underwater world while diving in Lanzarote and with Puerto del Carmen one of the most attractive dive sites.


Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

Customer Reviews Diving in Lanzarote for beginners and certified divers

Lucas aus Aufkirchen wrote on Feb 4, 2020
Overall rating
100 von 100

Lanzarote diving: TOP

Attractive diving spot. Good company. Clean location. Top!

Lanzarote-Tauchen: TOP

Attraktiver Tauchspot. Gute Begleitung. Saubere Location. Top!
Schultz, Leonie, Gangelt wrote on Feb 3, 2020
Overall rating
100 von 100


It was very pleasant to explore this dive site in a small group.


Es war sehr angenehm in der kleinen Gruppe diesen Tauchplatz zu erkunden.
Sophia – Wolken wrote on Jan 23, 2020
Overall rating
80 von 100

Beginners should book option 1

Have been diving for 3 years now. Could keep up well. But beginners shouldn't book Tour 2.

Anfänger sollten Option 1 buchen

Tauche jetzt seit 3 Jahren. Konnte auch gut mithalten. Doch Anfänger sollten nicht die Tour 2 buchen.
Tommi Gärtner wrote on Jan 23, 2020
Overall rating
100 von 100

Unique experience

The old wreck was an experience. Magnificent underwater fauna.

Einmaliges Erlebnis

Ein Erlebnis war das alte Wrack. Prächtige Unterwasserfauna.
Fealty B., Kronach wrote on Jan 9, 2020
Overall rating
80 von 100

Sniff out Carmen

A great diving area. The almost 3 hours are ideal for getting to know each other. Now I want more ...

Schnuppern in Carmen

Ein tolles Tauchareal. Die knapp 3 Stunden sind zum Kennenlernen optimal. Jetzt will ich mehr…

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