We are a PADI Dive Center situated in Thassos Island, the first opened on the Island of Thassos in 2005 when the Greek diving law was changed opening most the areas for diving activities.
With patience and professionalism, we’ll answer to all the issues and concerns that might appear in front of the unknown, remind what has been forgotten and ensure that everybody receives individual support.
From beginner to professional levels, recreational or technical diving, our commitment is to offer safe, fun, boat diving and training based on our instructors experience and using mode... read more dern equipment.
Whether you have never been underwater but dream to discover this fascinating world, you already started this adventure and wish to continue your education, become a pro, or to take your training further, beyond the recreational limits as a technical diver, we are prepared to guide you.
Explore Thassos underwater during the day and the night. We offer everyday boat diving, the entering and exiting the water being as easy and comfortable as possible so that you have the best experience.
Established by Vasilis Vasiliadis, with more than 30 years experience in diving field, well qualified after a military career which started in 1973 where, as an officer, he was trained by the Underwater Demolition Team of the Navy and trained and instructed divers for the Greek ‘Special Forces’ since 1978. Commercial diver, PADI IDC Staff Instructor and Tec Deep Instructor, he has much experience in both recreational and technical & commercial diving, with us you’ll have the best experience and professional training, no matter what your level is: whether you have never been underwater but dream to discover this fascinating world, you already started this adventure and wish to continue your education, become a pro, or to take your training further, beyond the recreational limits as a technical diver, we are prepared to guide you.
Nautilus, our 10 m long boat, covered, fast and comfortable, brings us to the dive spots where, in a crystal clear like environment, the underwater world of Thassos will reveal its treasures and beauties. Bring with you your curiosity, desire of exploration, love for wild life and beautiful and you'll not be disappointed!
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Boat Diving, Shore Diving
During all the summer period – beginning of may since the end of september – our club is on Island Thassos, Potos city, south-west of island - the bright green island with the dentelated coastline and its rich ancient history - which is the pearl of north Aegean Sea. It is only 12 nautical miles away from the city of Kavala and 6 from the town of Keramoti, with which it is connected daily with ferry boats during summer months. The airport of Kavala "Great Alexander" is 10 min...Continue readingutes by car from Keramoti. During the summer, the dive center is situated in the center of the city, close to the shore and the port of Potos one of the best tourirst resorts with nice little taverns and beach bars next to the sandy beaches and crystal clear blue sea. The club was opened in 2005 due to the changing of the diving law, allowing everybody to dive in almost all the areas around Greece (excepting some places with high archeological interest).
We can be found easily on the tourists street, parallel with the beach with bars and tavernas and the main road that is going around the island.
One can find more guidance regarding the location of our dive center on our website:http://www.scuba-vas.gr/index.php/contact
|Instructors & Dive masters||
Vasilis Vasiliadis - A class instructor with 3 stars form the Ministry of Naval Merchandise, a PADI Staff Instructor with 16 specialties, CMAS*** and Technical Diving International TRIMIX, Gas Blender and NITROX Instructor, visual material inspector of PSI as well as authorized equipment technician of MARES, TUSA, SCUBAPRO, POSEIDON, AQUA LUNG, TECHNISUB.
All our instructors are trained to the hidhest PADI standards.
|Number of Dive Guides||6|
|Non-diving activities||On request|
|Infrastructure||Classrooms, Storage room, WC, Office|
|Equipment Description||Using modern equipment, audio - visual aids and the experience of our trained stuff, we will help reach your desired level of training so you can enjoy the beauty of this underwater world.
All the dives are made in many different locations that are reached with our 10 meters long, polyester, comfortable, covered, fast and roomy boat Nautilos . We make entering and exiting the water as easy and comfortable as possible so that you have the best experience.
W...Continue readinge use the best equipment from the safest companies in diving, including a new PARAMINA compressor. We regularly check and renew equipment to make sure we have the safest diving in Thassos.
The boat Nautilos 250 Mercruiser HP,10 m, polyerster, covered, comfortable and roomy is bringing us fast and safe to the dive sites.
For recreational diving there are available 8l, 10l, 12l, 15l steel tanks, MARES BCDs and regulators, SCUBAPRO, AQUALUNG, TUSA regulators EANx compatible as well. For technical diving we use SCUBAPRO dual bags and dual inflators wing BDCs, 12l aluminium doubles, 12l aluminum stages and SCUBAPRO regulators for both air and NITROX up to 100% oxygen.
For the recreational dives we have available NITROX safe air stick with different gas mixes up to 40% oxygen.
|Distance to nearest Deco Chamber||168 km|
Nautilus, our 10 m long boat (for 12 persons), covered, fast and comfortable, brings us to the dive spots where, in a crystal clear like environment, the underwater world of Thassos will reveal its treasures and beauties. Bring with you your curiosity, desire of exploration, love for wild life and beautiful and you'll not be disappointed!
|Number of boats||1|
|Check-in time||9.30-10 a.m. or in the evening after 18 p.m. for the one attending theoretical lessons as decidedp|
|Seasonality||May, June, July, August, September, October|
|REQUIRED INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS||Certification Card, Date of birth, Date of last dive, Logbook, Number of dives|
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|Recommended hotels||On request|