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Adventure Travel | Alonissos Scuba Diving Courses & Packages, 5 days from 525 €

Our Travel Agency offers you a NEW travel program, fresh and detail-organized for all nature enthusiasts  and divers -  experienced or not!  With hand-picked services of well-established diving courses for beginners or certified divers, accommodation in hotels in Alonissos or in villas for families, and transfers from Athens to Volos by bus or train and then ferry to Alonissos island.
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  • Why Alonissos?
The Marine Park and the Ecosystem of Alonissos is an iportant milestones in the protection of Mediterranean monk seal habitat are the establishment of the National Marine Park of Alonissos.
In Alonissos, the Mediterranean climate and the Geographical isolation, particular soil morphology, the limited exploitation of natural resources and intact landscape make up a beautiful natural habitat and reserve for many endangered species of the terrestrial or marine flora and fauna.
Alonissos is widely known for the Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus), but also the dolphins and some whale species that live within the area of the Marine Park.
The Monachus Monachus, a name derived from the Greek word "monachus," meaning "monk-like, solitary", since this species is dark colored, like a "hood" on its head and also has a tendency to live in large groups avoiding contact with humans. At some 400–500 remaining monk seals, scientists confirm that 2/3 of their total population live in Greece.
  • Why Scuba Diving?
Beginners Divers’Course : For all those who are just starting diving activity, there are 3 different programs of CMAS, PADI and SSI that they can follow in Alonissos. The instructors speak several languages (English, Greek, Italian, German), and courses take place either in small groups up to 5 persons or private lessons, in days and hours that suit the students.
Family Programs: can be tailor made to suit your needs and children over 10 years old can participate.
Discover Scuba Diving : This is a program that is an acquaintance in scuba diving. The program includes a small part of theory, exercises in limited water (pool or shallow water) and diving into the sea. If you are thrilled with the program and want to go ahead and learn more, the first diving course is waiting for you. The dive can be offset against the next diving courses.
Scuba Diver Course : The Scuba Diver course lasts 2-3 days and is part of a comprehensive Open Water course. The course includes 3 dives in limited waters, 2 dives in the sea, part of theory and written test. After the course you will be able to dive to a maximum depth of 12 metres, only when accompanied by professional divers or instructor.
Open Water Course : The Open Water course is the most important course in scuba diving, because all the important safety measures that will make you feel comfortable and safe underwater are taught. To complete the course you must participate in 5 dives in limited waters, 4 sea dives, theory lessons, written test and final exams.
Advanced open water diver: Moving on to your education as a certified diver you have two choices: to become a specialty – adventure diver or advanced open water diver. If you complete any of the three forms of special diving then you can get the certificate of a qualified diver. If you complete the deep dive and the underwater dive orientation together with any other special form of the three dives, then you will get a certificate of advanced open water diver.
Specialized Scuba Diving : Enriched Air Diver (if you want to stay more time underwater), Deep Diver (if you're curious to know what you will find deeper) , Digital Underwater Photographer, Night Diver, Underwater Navigator.
  • Ferry Ticket Volos - Alonissos - Volos on Hellenic Seaways Vessel
  • Accommodation in 2, 3 or 4 *** Hotel in Alonissos (Cavos or Levantes Hotel**, Atrium Hotel***, Alonissos Beach Hotel**** or similars)
  • Respective Padi Course with professional diving center in Alonissos
  • All equipment that you will use are provided by our diving center and you do not need to have anything with you.
The Alonissos Scuba Diving Center: Ikion Diving is a popular and well established Dive Resort for both beginners and certified divers alike with a wide variety of dive sites and of special interest, such as the collections of antiquities lying on the sea bed. The diving center is open from April to October, seven days a week, on one of the most beautiful coastlines of Alonissos, overlooking the small uninhabited island of Peristera, a bay fully weather protected, located at the Marine Park of Northern Sporades, where our diving centre is located, the largest of the two marine parks Greece has to offer.

Alonissos Scuba Diving Courses & Packages : Prices per Person - Depending on Level of Course & Accommodation Options
Period
Accommodation
options in Patitiri
Beginner’s Course
Cerified Diver’s Course
“Padi Scuba Diver”
Accommodation 4 nights
Ferry Tickets
(Volos-Alonissos – Volos)
“Padi Open Water Diver”
Accommodation 4 nights
Ferry Tickets
(Volos-Alonissos – Volos)
Low
May, 15-30 September, October  
**
on request
on request
***
from 525€
from 675€
****
on request
on request
Mid
June, May, 1- 15 September
**
on request
on request
***
from 555€
from 705€
****
on request
on request
High
July
**
on request
on request
***
from 620€
from 770€
****
on request
on request
Peak
August
**
on request
on request
***
from 675€
from 825€
****
on request
on request

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