Diving in Isles of Pines - New Caledonia

DIVING ISLE OF PINES

 

Different spots:

  • Le jardin d’Eden (Garden of Eden): succession of rifts between 5 and 50 m. Soft corals, gorgons, alcyonnaires and sponges. Experienced divers.

  • La vallée des gorgones (Gorgon Valley): numerous rifts. Abundant fauna.

  • La grotte de la 3e (The 3rd cave): unique dive in a forest with stalactites and stalagmites in the immersed part of the cave. Guaranteed cave atmosphere. Experienced divers.

  • Kasmira Reef: high seabed full of fish and leopard sharks. Dive corresponds to all levels.

Activities:

Introduction dive:
Discover the beautiful underwater life. Lead by a guide, let yourself appreciate.

 

Exploration dives:

​​The 2 exploration dives are organised in the morning: departure at 7:30 am and back in the afternoon. There is 1 hour break between the 2 dives to get a snack (coffee, tea, biscuits).

About the DIVING CLUB:

Diving club is located in the Ouaméo Bay (Ile des Pins), near the Kodjeue hotel and opened in 1974.

The team comprises :

- Jean-Luc (B.E.E.S.1, open Water Scuba and PADI instructor),

- Bertrand (B.E.E.S.1), Nicodème (PADI instructor assistant),

- Narcisse ( PADI instructor assistant)

- Jean-Louis and Antoine (both boat crew and taking care of your safety from the surface).

- The centre is equipped with 2 BAUER compressors (20m3/h) and 40 aluminium tanks.

- The centre is an AQUALUNG Partner Centre. They own 16 full sets of diving equipment which consists of: Regulators, BCDs, 5mm long wetsuits, Shortys, Flippers, Masks and Snorkels. All equipment is available for rent.

- Boats : two semi-rigid boats can take you to the various dive sites.

Main Boat (NAIAD Type ): Length 9 metres, Maximum 16 divers, four-stroke Suzuki engines 2x200 CV

Second Boat (BWA Type): Length 6.50 metres, Maximum 14 divers, four-stroke Suzuki engine 1x150 CV Each boat is equipped with an emergency oxygen system, a medic first aid kit, a radio and mobile phone, life vests, and some spare parts for dive equipment.

Your activity includes:

  • English speaking divemaster

  • transfers hotel / diving center are included (except for Le Méridien Ile des Pins hotel).

This tour excludes:

  • Transfers from/to Le Méridien Ile des Pins hotel

  • ​Diving equipment (It is possible to rent equipment on spot)

Wetsuit, BCD and pressure regulator:

- 700 xpf (5.86€) per day per equipment

- 2 000 xpf (16.76€) for the full equipment package.

Important notes:

  • Available every day except the 25th December and the 1st January

  • Duration: Half Day

  • Divers must have their diving certificate.

Pricing:

  • 1 introducing dive (dive equipment included: $175 per person

  • 1 dive trip, 2 explorations: $245 per person

  • From the 3rd morning trip: $225 per person.

 

Our friendly staff look forward to assisting you.

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