Montenegro Masquerade

Scuba diving Sveti Stefan, Russia

Put on your mask in Montenegro and dive into adventure. Discover the hidden gem of the Adriatic coastline. All wrapped up and ready to open. Montenegro is the perfect party package - small enough to explore easily. Experience craggy shores and mountains looming out of crystal clear waters - pocked with ancient walled cities and fabulous architecture. The border between East and West in both modern and ancient times Montenegro has so much to reveal and so many adventures within its tiny footprint.

Location by Pro Diving Montenegro

Packages at this location

Dive with Saints - 1/2 Day Dive St Nikola Island Scuba diving

Take a leap of faith, and jump into the waters around Saint Nikola's island. Spend a morning or a late afternoon exploring 2 magnificent dive sites. No ancient Egyptian curses on this pyramid - dive through the clear waters of this pyramid shaped reef with two vertical tunnels and an underwater mine. On the Western side of the island, you will find two horizontal tunnels and a small cave which make for an excellent diving experience.

  • Boat transportation

  • Full set of SCUBA equipment

1/2 Day diving St Nikola Island
This 1\2 day Dive trip can be done as a morning (from 9 a.m - 1 p.m.) or an evening tour (from 3 p.m. - sunset ) Both of the dive sites we are going to visit are located on the outer side of St. Nikola Island.

First dive site the PYRAMID is just 10 minutes boat driving far from our diving centre. It is a very dynamic and interesting dive for both beginners and more experienced divers. The dive usually last about 35 minutes.

After a 40-minute long surface interval, we are ready for our second dive adventure visiting Reef Tunnels. This dive site is a small peninsula with two integrated horizontal tunnels. It is an easy and shallow dive with a maximum depth of 12m.

Dive Trip to St. Nikola Island is intended for all certified divers.

All year round

Please bring with you - a hat, swimsuit, towel, sun cream, and bottled water

Scuba & Snorkelling Day Trip Scuba diving

Descend into the realm of the Gods as you dive into Poseidon's Cave. Take one magical day to experience some of the best diving in Montenegro. Sink into splendour with three SCUBA dives including caves and shipwrecks. Float in paradise as you look down upon the watery wonders of the Adriatic whilst snorkelling. Relax with the calming blue glow of Poseidon's cave as you dive through the inter-connected tunnels and caves filled with exotic aquatic macro life. Transfer from salt to fresh water as you dive in the 'Twin Caves'. Feel the ghosts of battles past as you dive into the shipwrecked patrol boat sunk in the cove of Zanjic.

  • Bottled water

  • Boat transportation

  • Snorkelling and SCUBA diving equipment

Day 1 - Scuba & Snorkelling Day Trip
Meeting point is Pro Diving Montenegro centre at 9 am. Paperwork, gear up and loading the boat up to 9:30. First scuba dive site we are going to meet is called Twin Caves, reachable in a 20 minutes boat ride. It is a magical two sea caves dive loved by our customers. This is a beginner friendly 40 minutes long dive suitable for all certified divers.

At 11:30 a.m. we are going to make our second dive stop at Poseidon Cave. While scuba divers are "walking "through tunnels and Poseidon squares. Snorkelers are going to explore the famous Blue Cave which is one of the most popular touristic attractions in Montenegro.

Break time is at 2 p.m. at cove of Zanjice. It is a beautiful place to rest and enjoy swimming in the clear and refreshing water. Our recommendation for lunch is definitely restaurant Ribarsko Selo.

Our last scuba dive is at 4 p.m. at the Patrol boat Shipwreck. It is 40 metres in length - a one-piece wreck, with a maximum depth of 25 m and it is just 5 minutes boat driving from our lunch spot.

After our last dive, we have a 45 minutes boat ride to get back to the diving centre.

All year round

Please bring with you - a hat, swimsuit, sun cream and towel

PADI open water diver course Scuba diving

Open yourself up to the wonders and marvels of SCUBA diving. Get certified to dive anywhere in the world and guarantee your own safety and skill-set. Gain a qualification that is the most popular SCUBA training programme in the world. Accelerate your progress and complete your qualification in just two days. With theory and practical sessions, there is a lot to achieve, yet the rewards of being a qualified SCUBA diver are immense. Complete your practical activities with actual open-water dives at the Pyramid and Tunnels dive sites. Upon completion of the course receive your PADI certification.

  • PADI OWD certifacte.

  • Use of SCUBA equipment.

  • Use of PADI OWD Manuel and DVD.

2 Day PADI open water dive course
If you are short on time Open Water Diver course can be done in just two days but there is a lot to do. The theory portion is a self-study process and it can be done using the PADI e-Learning system or reading OWD book and watching DVD in our diving centre. The first option is more convenient but there is an additional cost.

The program consists of 5 confined water sessions with skills to learn. All your practice you'll perform in a swimming pool next to our diving centre and under the supervision of your Instructor.

Finally, you have to conduct 4 open water dives, two shore and two boat dives. All of them are training dives and are a very valuable experience. To make the course more interesting it is our custom to take our OWD students to dive and practice in real circumstances. You'll visit two beginners friendly dive sites the PYRAMID and Tunnels and finally finish your open water training.

In the end, you have to pass the Open Water final exam. No worries, your Instructor will guide you through the whole process paying attention about your individual capabilities and requirements. We promise no matter your age, fitness or fears, you are going to feel and act like trained and self-confident Open Water Diver.

All year round

About the location

Accommodation

Be spoilt for choice as you search out accommodation in Montenegro with Hotels, apartments and Hostels, plus options for camping and eco-lodges.

Location

Welcome to the borderlands. Immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic coastline and the fascinating history of where East meets West. Montenegro has long been situated as the buffer between great powers and empires. Located in the Balkans on the Adriatic coast, with Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina to the North and Albania to the south. Stand at the centre of European history and culture as you marvel at the fine examples of Orthodox, Ottoman, Slavic, and Adriatic culture. Explore the numerous archaeological, historical and religious sites, such as the Cathedral of Saint Tryphon, or the Basilica of St. Luke. Be awe-struck by the thousands of square metres of frescos that adorn the walls of the many medieval monasteries. Trek, cycle, or kayak into the wilds of Montenegro to find outstanding untouched natural wilderness. With rugged mountains and primaeval forests you still have the opportunity to meet some of the last bears and wolves in Europe. Dive with Pro Diving from the beautiful coastal town of Pržno. Step back in time with the old stone houses and the short walk through the woods to Sveti Stefan. Enjoy time on the red sand beach and dine at fabulous local restaurants. From within Europe, you can get to Montenegro by car, bus, train and boat. For those who need to fly there are regular flights to Podgorica Airport. Or you can choose to fly to Dubrovnik airport in Croatia and travel the short distance to cross the border.

Food

You will find plenty of restaurants and eateries to choose from in all the major centres and coastal towns of Montenegro with options for nearly all diets and tastes. With so many borders, so many neighbours and so many cultures, Montenegro offers you the best of cuisines and amazing food fusions. You will find tastes from the Levant, Turkey, Hungary, and the Mediterranean, amongst many others. Whilst diving in the clear Adriatic waters make sure you find a local restaurant that serves Buzara. Made with a tasty and aromatic sauce based around either red or white wine, this wonderful meal includes prawns, shrimps and shellfish. For something quick and easy look for a street vendor or Cevabdzinicas selling Cevapi. This is the takeaway food of Montenegro - small tasty sausages best eaten with a simple salad.

Activities

Expert PADI SCUBA diving tuition and certification. Choose from: the PADI SCUBA review programme, the PADI open water diver referral course, the open water and advanced open water courses, the rescue diver course, or the divemaster course. Diving in the top 9 Dive sites of Montenegro. Excellent snorkelling sites. Diving amongst shipwrecks, caves and tunnels.

Amenities

  • Lessons

  • Guides

  • Instructors/Coaching

Available activities

  • Daytrips

  • Snorkeling

  • Scuba Diving