Diving

Diving in the Medes Islands

Medes Islands, the place in the Mediterranean Sea with the greatest diversity of species. Every year thousands of divers from all over the world come to visit the islands. One of the three edges of the Mediterranean Triangle, a name that Commander Cousteau gave during his research in the waters of these islands. And you are so close!!!

Discover this beautiful magical underwater world by following one of the diving or snorkeling courses.

The LASSDIVE Dive School offers courses for all levels. From having your very first diving experience, to getting your Open Water Diver certification and the first professional level, the Dive Master. The LASSDIVE diving instructors teach all courses according to the standards of the international organizations SSI, ACUC and PADI, and certify the students who complete the courses with the corresponding qualifications recognized for the practice of diving around the world.

Open Water Diver

It’s time to discover the incredible underwater world. The sport that millions of people around the world practice and eventually become a way of life.

We adapt to your needs at the LASSDIVE diving school, it is possible to take intensive courses in 3 days, in 2 weekends or more relaxed courses of several days. If you do not yet have your own diving equipment, you can use diving equipment from us during the course. Enjoy and learn without worries. Once the course is completed, you will receive an Open Water Diver certificate that will allow you to dive anywhere in the world.

Course price:320€

Try Dive

The LASSDIVE diving school offers you the opportunity to get in touch with the diving world for the first time in a privileged environment. Individual diving baptisms in the pool or the sea, with a duration of approximately 30 minutes.

After the very first diving baptism you will receive your first certificate, snorkeling, which will serve as the basis for future diving courses. We provide all the equipment, you only need your bathing suit or swimming trunks.

Pool Price: 40€
Sea price: 50€

Advanced Open Water Diver

If you’re already an Open Water Diver, it’s time to take diving to the next level.

At diving school LASSDIVE you can do the Advanced Open Water Diver course in a very special and personal way. The course will consist of a series of training courses corresponding to different diving specialties. Some are required, but you can choose the others!

If you do not yet have your own diving equipment, you can use diving equipment from us during the course. Enjoy and learn without worries.

Course price: 290€

Rescue Diver

A very special and interesting course in which you learn to deal with risk and stress situations in which we may find ourselves. Not only is it helpful to you, but it is especially helpful to our fellow divers as you learn how to help them in a tricky situation.

The diving school LASSDIVE has Stress & Rescue instructors who are prepared to carry out this important course in the easiest and most fun way. If you do not yet have your own diving equipment, you can use diving equipment from us during the course. Enjoy and learn without worry.

Course price: 280€

Dive Master

In the diving school LASSDIVE you can achieve the first professional diving level, the Dive Master.

With this level, you can assist an instructor in their lessons and help guide groups of divers.

Course price: 550€

Nitrox Diver

Nitrox is a mixture of gases different from air that has become very popular among divers in recent years due to its good properties. Nitrox makes diving safer thanks to the fact that it causes a reduction in nitrogen saturation compared to using air, in addition it causes less muscle fatigue so you get out of the water with less fatigue.

At the LASSDIVE you have the opportunity to learn how to dive with Nitrox. If you do not yet have your own diving equipment, you can use diving equipment from us during the course. Enjoy and learn without worries.

Course price: 125€

Deep sea diving

Scuba diving specialization course, where you learn and practice how to dive deep safely. At LASSDIVE we have instructors who specialize in deep sea diving. A high quality course that guarantees a great and unforgettable experience

Course price: 180€

Underwater Photography

The Medes Islands is the place in the Mediterranean with the greatest wealth of animal and plant species.

The protected waters form one of the most spectacular ecosystems in the Mediterranean. The perfect place to take an underwater photography course!

The underwater photography course at LASSDIVE consists of a theoretical part, in which the different elements of a camera are studied, its functioning and the waterproof systems that can be attached to it, and a practical part in the water, in which the different techniques of a camera are practiced and underwater photography will be taught. The courses are led by diving instructors who specialize in underwater photography, ensuring the highest level of learning and safety during the course. LASSDIVE has cameras for rent for those who want to take the course and don’t have their own equipment yet.

Course price: 180€

Underwater Video

The Medes Islands are the place in the Mediterranean with the greatest biodiversity of species. Countless animal and plant species are concentrated in these protected waters, forming one of the most spectacular ecosystems in the Mediterranean. The perfect place to take an underwater video course!

The LASSDIVE underwater video course is made up of a theoretical part, in which the different elements of a video camera will be studied, their operation and the waterproof systems that can be attached to them, and a practical part in the water, in the that the different techniques of underwater video will be learned.

The courses will be directed by underwater video instructors who are also diving instructors, which guarantees the highest level of learning and safety during the sessions.

LASSDIVE has video cameras for rent for those who wish to complete the course before having their own equipment.

Diving Orientation

In the orientation diving specialization course you learn and practice how to orientate yourself during the dives.

The diving instructors of the diving school LASSDIVE are specialized in orientation diving. A quality course that guarantees a great and unforgettable experience.

Course price: 180€

Wreck Diving

In the orientation diving specialization course, you learn and practice how to dive safely in and around the wrecks. The dive instructors at LASSDIVE are specialized in wreck diving. A quality course that guarantees a great and unforgettable experience.

Course price: 180€

Diving Trips

The diving school LASSDIVE organizes various diving trips along the coast of Montgrí, the Medas Islands or the coasts of Palamós and Platja d’Aro.

Ask us for the dates and prices of the different outings.

Free Diving

Holding your breath. No oxygen bottle. Do you accept the challenge???

Do you want to know what you can do, get to know yourself and overcome all your fears? Learn to relax, how to become hydrodynamic, reduce your oxygen demand and optimize consumption… In 2013, LASSDIVE opened the first freediving school on the peninsula.

The diving school’s freediving instructors teach courses from beginner to expert level, and also hold training days for advanced freedivers giving them the opportunity to train in a place as unique as the Medes Islands in L’Estartit or the coast of Begur . All courses taught are taught to the standards of today’s two major freediving organizations: SSI and AIDA.

Everyone who completes the courses will receive the corresponding qualifications, certifying you as a freediver, recognized to train anywhere in the world.

Course price: Consult

Try Freedive

Are you ready to start a new way of life and want to discover what freediving is? Or have you always wanted to know why it is such a beloved sport and want to understand why taking a course makes freediving one of the safest?

Do a freedive try-out with FREEDIVE L’ESTARTIT. We have all the answers to the question, ‘Why have I never done this before?’ By doing a freedive tryout you will gain your first qualification, that of snorkelling, and will serve as the foundation for future Freedive courses.

The try-out takes place in the pool and lasts approximately 20 minutes. We provide all the equipment, you only need a bathing suit/swimming trunks.

Try Price: 40 €

Level 1 (SSI BÁSICO / AIDA 1*)

Welcome to the world of freediving! After this course you will have obtained your first freediving qualification.

Do you want to know what you can do, get to know yourself and overcome all your fears? Learn to relax, how to become hydrodynamic, reduce your oxygen demand and optimize consumption…

During the course you will learn all the basic techniques and put them into practice in a swimming pool. We provide the diving equipment. Enjoy and learn without worries. Discover the next levels and start freediving in the sea.

Course price: 180€

Level 2 (SSI L1 / AIDA 2*)

To take the Level 2 (SSI L1 / AIDA 2 *) course, it is not necessary to have previously completed Level 1 (SSI Basic / AIDA 1 *).

In this course all necessary techniques are taught to be able to dive efficiently and safely to a depth between 10 and 20 meters, both in the pool and in the sea. Relaxation, breathing, oxygen optimization, teamwork, safety procedures… everything that makes freediving such a unique and special sport, a sport that new freedivers take up every day.

Once the course is over, you can proceed to the next level, Level 3 (SSI L2 / AIDA 3*) to continue, or to one of the specialties: Monofin or Underwater Photography Freediving.

Course price: 250€

Level 3 (SSI L2 / AIDA 3*)

Before you can start level 3 (SSI L2 / AIDA 3 *), you must have level 2 (SSI L1 / AIDA 2 *) abyss. Here you will take freediving to the next level. You perfect the techniques and learn to freedive in complete safety to a depth of 20 to 30 meters.

Also discover the specialties of Monovin and Freediving underwater photography

Course price: 300€

Training Day

If you have your freediving license and would like to train in the Medes Islands? Don’t worry, FREEDIVE L’ESTARTIT got you! You can come with diving equipment or rent one from us. The rest of the material is up to us.

The trainings are always led by freediving instructors to ensure the best use and safety.

Pool Price: 30€
Sea Price: 35€

Monovin

Freediving in the purest style, with monofin. FREEDIVE L’ESTARTIT offers the opportunity to learn the technique of mermaids and dolphins, all framed in the incredible environment of the Medes Islands.

The courses are led by freediving instructors who make the lessons easy and fun.

Course price: 180€

Freedive underwater photography

The Medes Islands is the place in the Mediterranean with the greatest wealth of animal and plant species. The protected waters form one of the most spectacular ecosystems in the Mediterranean.

The perfect place to take a freedive underwater photography course! The freediving underwater photography course of FREEDIVE L’ESTARTIT consists of a theoretical part, which studies the different elements of a camera, its functioning and the waterproof systems that can be attached to it, and a practical part in the water, in which apnea learned the different techniques of underwater photography.

The courses are led by freediving instructors specialized in underwater photography, guaranteeing the highest level of learning and safety during the sessions. FREEDIVE L’ESTARTIT has cameras for rent for those who want to take the course, if you don’t already have your own equipment.

Course price: 180€

Snorkeling

The Medes Islands Natural Park and Marine Reserve, one of the marine reserves with the most biodiversity of animal and plant species in the world, is the perfect place for snorkeling. Every year thousands of people from all over the world visit these islands to enjoy the spectacular nature of their waters and the richness of their marine life.

The Costa del Montgrí, which is a short distance from these islands, is also a unique place for snorkeling or to enjoy a coast as steep as it is spectacular, hiding a number of secrets and small coves that continue to surprise you.

LASSDIVE organizes tours of the Montgrí coast with local guides, great connoisseurs of its waters and its secrets, who also organize the itineraries in small groups, of maximum 7 people, to give a very personalized attention and specially designed for families, families or groups of friends who want to enjoy a day surrounded by the most incredible marine fauna in the Mediterranean. During this day, LASSDIVE offers the opportunity to obtain the snorkeling qualification, an initial qualification that will serve as the basis for future diving and/or freediving courses.

Course price: Consult