In Montañita, Ecuador, there are several exciting options for diving courses, each offering unique experiences and training for divers of all levels. Here’s a summary of what you can expect:

DIve Surf Club: This tour operator and diving school, located in both San Cristobal/Galapagos and Montañita, Ecuador, offers a range of PADI Diving Courses. In Montañita, they provide PADI Diving Courses and fun dives. They also have a partnership with a language school, allowing for packages that include diving or diving courses, Spanish lessons, accommodation, and various activities like surf classes, yoga, and salsa lessons. Their courses in San Cristobal cover a range of activities including surfing, camping, snorkeling, and horseback riding​​.

PADI Diving in Montañita: Montañita also offers PADI courses for obtaining a diving license. These courses range from 4 to 21 days, starting with theoretical learning and pool training, followed by progressive practice in the sea. This experience allows learners to appreciate marine fauna and generally involves visiting a nearby island. The courses are available in Montañita, Ayangue, or Puerto Lopez, with costs ranging approximately from $350 to $400​​.


Both DIve Surf Club and the PADI courses in Montañita are well-regarded options for diving enthusiasts looking to explore the underwater world in this beautiful region of Ecuador. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced diver, these courses offer a comprehensive and enjoyable experience in some of the most stunning diving locations.

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