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$129 for a PADI Open-Water Scuba-Certification from Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel ($781 Value)

Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel

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After hours of practice in pool and in Monterey Bay's open waters, receive PADI open-water certification and celebrate with barbecue party

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Must sign waiver. Classes must be used by same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Oceans are the earth's final frontier, holding thousands of uncategorized species of fish and one plastic bag filled with loose doll hairs. Uncover the mysteries of the deep with this Groupon.

$129 for a PADI Open-Water Scuba-Certification Package (a $781 Total Value)

  • Eight hours of classroom instruction over two evenings (Tuesday and Thursday) or one full Sunday (a $75 value)
  • Five hours of in-pool instruction on a Saturday (a $125 value)
  • Four open-water dives in Monterey Bay over a weekend (a $240 value)
  • Seven tank fills (a $35 value)
  • One certification card (a $35 value)
  • Two Discover Local free dives once you're certified (a $215 value)
  • A party celebrating your certification complete with barbecue, drinks, and prizes

This deal does not include personal gear (such as a mask, a snorkel, and fins) or major dive gear (such as a wetsuit and regulator). However, Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel sells personal gear starting at $170 (plus tax) and rents out major dive gear for $175, with a $50 discount available if you purchase your personal gear in-house. Major gear includes wetsuit, hood BCD and regulator with computer. The classroom option also requires the purchase of a crew pack ($70) and a DVD deposit ($25).


  • “Great place to start scuba in the area.”

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    Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel

    3921 Soquel Dr

    Soquel, CA 95073


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