up to 5 Hours
Welcome to Blue Manta Diving & Aquanautic Club in Kefalonia
Diving, Snorkeling or just having a relaxing day in isolated, breathtaking beaches.
Blue Manta Diving & Aquanautic Club will take you to unforgettable experiences in the emerald, crystal waters of Kefalonia!
Our dive professionals will take you out at sea with comfort and safety, either your taste is for world class wreck diving like HMS Perseus submarine, or you like a dive in a colorful, vivid Mediterranean reef.
Not a diver? Join one of our snorkeling tours in some of the most beautiful beaches of the island, discover aquatic life and enjoy the sea away from crowds, with your friends or family.
What kind of diver are you?
Look out our programs and services!
Discover Scuba Diving
Anyone can be introduced to the magnificent world of scuba diving in the crystal clear waters of Skala, Kefalonia. No previous experience is needed.
After a basic introduction to the diving theory you will enjoy a dive to a new, greatly unexplored world. In approximately 3 hours of which 1 will be spent at sea, you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including some basic diving skills. During this adventure you will be supervised and guided by experienced diving instructors.
As a newcomer to the underwater world you will find yourself among fish discovering that you can swim just like them in an environment that gravity seems to be absent. Eventually the more comfortable you become being underwater, the more life you are able to observe. And sometimes you may even be lucky enough to witness aquatic life that will make veteran divers envy you.
If you feel that this first experience was joyful but not enough, a second, deepest dive to enhance your experience is possible. How about a nice reef?
Discover Scuba is the basic activity that introduces to the wonders of scuba diving. After a basic intro to the diving theory the participants will be able to enjoy a dive to a new, greatly unexplored world.
In approximately 2.5 to 3 hours of which 1 will be spent at sea, in the most comfortable and safe manner, we will conduct a boat dive where novice divers will be introduced to basic skills of scuba diving. Visiting a protected dive site, usually a nice bay and starting shallow and easy the new u/w adventurers explore the dive site and have the opportunity to admire the aquatic life and enjoy the u/w freedom of scuba diving in a real dive site rather than in a pool or in the shallows of a beach as it is commonly made. So you don’t just experience scuba diving but you actually explore the u/w environment.
U/W photos are included and transfered/emailed to you and there are no extra charges for anything.
Try a Dive/Discover Scuba is conducted daily at 14:30.
Price 80 euros
The best introduction into scuba diving is the Scuba Diving Experience Program that consists of 2 dives in the same day, for approximate 5 hours. After a theory session, new u/w explorers conduct a shore dive for around 1 hour where they have the opportunity to put their new knowledge into use, practice some basic diving skills and feel confident and comfortable u/w.
Then after a small break, a boat dive to the best suitable site follows. There, we start shallow and easy and carry on into fully exploring the reef of the dive site, discovering aquatic life, like actual divers with more than 1 hour spent at sea. Really nothing can beat this confident and exciting introduction into the magnificent world of scuba diving. U/W photos are included and transfered/emailed to you and there are no extra charges for anything.
Scuba Diving Experience Program is conducted daily at 12:30.
Price 110 euros
Snorkeling might introduce you to most of the underwater wonders and shallow water is where the colors are brighter and surprisingly aquatic life thrives. Explore the crystal clear warm waters of Kefalonia without leaving the surface. Within our guided snorkeling tours, an experienced guide will show you how to recognize aquatic creatures and have a look in a new world, as well as ensure comfort and safety. We go out twice a day , 9:30, usually close to some shore and 12:00 usually and weather permitting to off shore reefs, for confident swimmers.
The total duration is 2 hours with 1,5 hour spent at sea, and the cost includes the boat ride, and all gear needed.
Price 25 euros
For young adventurers 8-10 years old, there is still a chance to blow some bubbles underwater and make an acquaintance with diving! Mom and Dad can join and the whole family may experience the thrill of diving under the supervision of an experienced instructor. A unique opportunity to have some impressive underwater photos and a great story to tell!
In addition to being really fun, Discover Scuba Diving programs are also a great way to get a head start into Scuba Diver or Open Water Diver certifications, as the skills you complete during your adventure may credit towards these ratings. All you have to do is ask your instructor to complete a student diver record and referral form and bring it to any dive center to continue where you left off.
Anyone older than 10 years who is in good health, reasonably fit a comfortable in the water can participate in the Discover Scuba Diving experience.
Anyone older than 8 years can join the diving programs for young Bubblemakers.
Diving for Qualified Divers
There are many options for certified divers to join recreational dives and explore the u/w marvels of Kefalonia. That includes reefs and wrecks around Skala, but some more distant options are also available.
On a daily basis there are two sorties for certified divers, with usual meeting times at 9:30 and 12:00.
Getting in contact in advance to book is recommended.
More dive sorties in a day, special or night dives, diving for small groups or private diving charters can be arranged. Please contact us for details.
There are many options for certified divers to join recreational dives and explore the u/w marvels of Kefalonia. That includes reefs and wrecks around Skala, but some more distant options are also available. We have plenty of interesting sites that fit perfectly every experience level and he can have a look here:
We have two dives for certified divers daily, meeting at 9:30 for the first, get ready and depart at 10:00. We return around 11:30, have a small break and then depart again at 12:30 for the second with return time at 14:00. Divers can join on one or both dives of the day.
Most days and weather provided that we have all site options available, we start with the first dive of the day at some of the deepest sites and then for the second we choose one of the shallower ones. Prices include absolutely everything-all gear, boat ride, guided dive. In case of using your own dive gear use (needing tanks and weights) a 10% discount is applied to all prices.
Prices: 1 dive 60 euros
2 dives same day 100 euros
3rd dive 45 euros
4th dive 45 euros
6 dives over 3 days 250 euros
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