Bocas Dive Center

Avenida SUr con Calle 4a, Bocas del Toro, Isla Colon, Panama
We’re proud to say we’re the most popular and successful PADI 5 Star Dive Center in Bocas del Toro. We offer a world class unique diving experience based on great personalized customer service, safety and fun. At Bocas Dive Center we’re dedicated to the lifestyle of scuba diving and to the community that embraces that lifestyle of safe diving practices. Look through the bios of our team and you’ll see a recurring theme. For all of us, diving is our passion and teaching others to dive is what we live for. At Bocas Dive Center our goal is to train divers in marine life awareness as well... read more
PADIGreen Star AWARD, PADI 5* Dive Center, PADI 5* Instructor Development Center, PADI Dive Center
English, Spanish, hebrew
From recommended hotels: Free
From airport: Free
Diving types
Boat Diving, Shore Diving
Dates of Your Diving Trip: Proccessing...
Change dates
Enter dates to see prices
Show prices


All the information about hotels is provided by HotelsCombined


Bocas Dive Center
Location Our dive center is located in the city of Bocas del Toro that's on the island 'Isla Colon', in the province of Bocas del Toro, Panama. Isla Colon is part of an archipelago in the Caribbean Sea, in northwest Panama. Isla Colon is often referred to by the name of it's only city, Bocas del Toro, or just Bocas. Once you arrive it's easy to find Bocas Dive Center. We are located on the water, on Avenida Sur (South Street) and Calle 4ta, 2 doors down from the ferry dock.
Instructors & Dive masters PADI CD
- Eddie Ibarra – full time

- Jean Carlos Blanco – full time
- Kaivin Record – full time
- Victor Ramirez – full time
- Hector Carriollo – full time

- Nicholas Delgado – full time

PADI IDS Staff Instructor
- Ruth Gomes – part time
Number of Dive Guides 7
Non-diving activities Kayak rentals and snorkelling trips.
Infrastructure Classrooms, Equipment shop, Lounge, Parking, Shower, Storage room, WC, Wi-Fi
Equipment Description - Gear - head to toe scuba pro gear excellent condition
- Tanks - Luxefer 63cf, 80cf, 100cf up to date with hydrostatic test and visual inspections
- Compressor - Bower Dive Mate, Cooltree MCH 13 - excellent condition
- Air bank station - excellent condition
- Oxigen units - 4 units with non resuscitator demand valve and continuos flow - excellent condition
Distance to nearest Deco Chamber 155 milli
Chica - 25 feet fiber glass boat, with 100 HP Yamaha 4 strokes, central control. Total capacity 8 divers.
Grande - 31 feet fiber glass boat, with 200 HP Yamaha 2 strokes, central control. Total capacity 13 divers.
Number of boats 2

Read before you go

Check-in time Morning trips 8.30 AM afternoon trips 1.30 PM
Seasonality January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
REQUIRED INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS Certification Card, Date of birth, Date of last dive, Medical Statement, Name in accordance with passport, Number of dives, Passport
Accepted Payment Methods Card Methods:
American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Visa Electron
Non-cards Methods:
PayPal, Cash
Read before you go We follow basic safe diving protocols so no student or diver that seems hangover or smelling of alcohol will go on any dive trips.
No flying is allowed for a minimum of 12 hours after a dive.
All cancelations or postponements are allowed without extra charge if made with a 24 hours notice - a 20$ penalty per student will be applied if the student does not show up for the scheduled dive trip or course without a previous notice


From recommended hotels to dive center Free
We offer both land and water transfer for free within the bay. For outside of Isla Colon bay transfer please contact us for a quote.
Transfer from the airport Free


Do you have an insight or story on this dive center? Tell everyone about it.
Related dive centers
Please enter dates to see prices and product details
prev next

Important! The selected product is not available at the N/A dates: