Scuba diving in Moorea with Moorea Blue Diving
Moorea Blue Diving Center
Poerani Moorea works in close collaboration with Moorea Blue Diving Center located in Maharepa, 200 m from Poerani Moorea, within the Manava Beach Resort & Spa. Specializing in diving with sharks and sea turtles, Moorea Blue Diving welcomes you in comfortable and air-conditioned facilities with sanitary and showers.
FREE PICK-UP: transfers between Poerani Moorea and the Diving Club are offered free of charge.
Our accommodation + diving packages
** Low season 2018 : Jan 17 – Jun. 30, 2018 / Oct.1 – Dec. 14, 2018
High season 2018 : Jul. 1 – Sept.30, 2018 / Dec. 15, 2018 – Jan. 14, 2019
Book your diving trips in Moorea
If you want to configure your diving package differently, to know availability and / or book, please send us a message with your wishes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All mornings are devoted to exploration dives, only accessible to certified divers minimum Level 1 or Open Water.
The certification card will be asked to the divers before departure and a certificate will be required for divers over 60 years or for divers with known health problems: diabetes, cardiac history, etc.
Introductory dives in the lagoon
No medical certificate is required, the dives take place in the lagoon of Cook’s Bay, an area of 20 feet 30 underwater maximum, the immersion lasts on average 40 minutes. Minimum age: 8 years old.
The level 1 training or Open Water SSI
These courses are prepared during 3 half days, two afternoons and one morning for the ocean dives validation.
For the American SSI Open Water Training, the e-learning can be performed on line in student diver’s home before doing the technical part in French Polynesia.
Can we start an OWD training in Moorea Blue Diving and finish it elsewhere? Conversely, can we start training elsewhere and finish it at Moorea Blue Diving?
It is quite possible to start a SSI diver training with Moorea Blue Diving and continue and finish wherever you want. Conversely, you can resume at Moorea Blue Diving SSI a training started elsewhere.
How many dive sites are there?
Moorea Blue Diving frequents about fifteen dive sites located mainly on the north coast of Moorea, this for reasons of proximity and not to lengthen the travel time to the detriment of diving. From the center, dive site access time varies from 5 to 30 minutes.
Is it possible for a non-diver to accompany someone on the boat?
For safety reasons, it is not possible to leave one or more persons unattended on the boat during the immersion time. In addition, it is often uncomfortable for a non-diver to stay 3 hours on the boat, nearly 2 hours at anchor + 1 hour of navigation, and snorkeling and swimming can be risky especially on the sites of the valley of sharks. On the other hand, as part of the accompaniment of the baptisms in lagoon, this accompaniment is possible. In this case, the accompaniment is free and limited to 2 accompanying persons maximum.
Is the supply of equipment included in the price of diving?
The loan of diving equipment is included in the price. It includes a 3 mm wetsuit, mask, fins, stabilizing vest, regulator with manometer, depth gauge, and octopus, a lead belt, a bottle of air.
Should you book your diving slot?
It is best to book your diving slot if you want to be sure to dive when you want. This can be done by e-mail, on site at the center, the office being open from 7am to 8am and from 11:30am to 4:30pm or at the hotel activities desk.
Which means of payment are accepted by Moorea Blue Diving?
Cash and currencies prevailing at the reception of the hotel Manava, traveler’s checks and credit cards Visa, Carte Bleue and Euro Card – Master Card.