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 $424 Total Value)
- Eight hours of classroom instruction
- Five hours of in-pool instruction
- Four open-water dives in Monterey Bay
- Seven tank fills
- One certification card
- A party celebrating your certification complete with barbecue, drinks, and prizes
- One-day, two-tank Discover Local free dives once you’re certified
Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel
The team at Tropical Adventures Scuba and Travel teaches classes, repairs equipment, and plans diving trips, all with a focus on building an active scuba community. Seasoned instructors with NAUI and PADI certification lead beginners from the classroom to the ocean, where they meander through kelp forests and master the art of underwater basket weaving. Experts coordinate travel to premier international and local dive sites such as Catalina Island, aiming to make the three to five yearly trips affordable and fun. The crew also recommends new and used gear for purchase or rental, including Oceanic booties, Tusa masks, and radar equipment that helps divers avoid traveling mermaid salesmen.
“Great place to start scuba in the area.”