Diving school and diving center affiliated to PADI/CMAS/FFESSM/CEDIP. Recreational or training dives. Group, family or individual, join us !
LJ Diving Tenerife offers you the opportunity to share our philosophy: diving with passion, joy and good humour (L = Love, J = Joy). Come and enjoy diving with us in Tenerife.
Our spacious dive centre (140 m2) is fully functional and offers a high quality service. Our dive area offers all the comfort to accommodate small groups and families in the best conditions (2 toilets, 1 private shower, bar, large sofa). Have a drink at the bar (hot drink, soda, juice or beer) and enjoy life quietly in our “cosy” area, where you can relax after your dive.
As a responsible diver, you will explore the most beautiful Canaries dive sites by sharing our main value: ECO diving ! We are partners of several associations for the protection of marine fauna (pilot whales and dolphins) and other environmental organizations, with which we regularly organize events (boat trips or cleaning dive sites). Dive with us and play your part in the preservation of this unique ecosystem to pass on to future generations.
With our qualified and experienced instructors, your dives are guided in compliance with safety standards. Whatever your physical abilities, or swimming abilities, we believe that everyone can dive! You also have the opportunity to participate in major training programs recognized worldwide, PADI and FFESSM / CMAS, to gain experience to enhance your diving skills.
For beginners, we offer you the opportunity to participate in the PADI Discover Scuba program to make your first ocean dive (try dive). The excursion takes a half-day and we offer photos and a video of your dive, which you can then take home and share with friends and family.
Join us, dive with us! Another approach to diving!
A 140m2 space to offer the best service in total serenity !
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Our dive centre has been designed to make you feel relaxed and happy. All spaces are optimized to guarantee the best level of service while remaining highly functional.
The “diving” area is reserved for divers and contains a special facility for rinsing and drying equipment. You will always have a dry and clean suit to enjoy your dive. Dedicated places are reserved for you to store your belongings dry and safely.
The “social” area offers a great space for your “welfare.” You can enjoy your hot drink or soft drink in a calm and bright atmosphere. Sit in a comfortable chair or sofa and share your experiences with other divers or with members your family.
The “private” area is dedicated to meetings (we partner with organizations for environmental protection and underwater biodiversity) and theoretical courses PADI and FFESSM / CMAS different programs.
Our inflatable boat takes you quickly to the best dive sites (maximum 20 minutes). All safety equipment is on board including the mandatory oxygen equipment.
Our bottles are maintained by professionals and we guarantee that the equipment is kept in perfect condition. We usually work with 12L compact tanks but also offer you the option of using Nitrox or 15L tanks (on request).
Our diving equipment is available in all sizes (men, women and children), as needed. You do not need to worry about any airport fees for overweight baggage.
Our quiet compressor is fully integrated into our facility and offers effective security during the filling up of the bottles. Its capacity allows us to offer repetitive dives and is perfectly suited to our dive structure. Bottles are inflated in minutes!
The club is based in Las Galletas, a charming fishing village south of Tenerife, which is the largest island of the Canaries, with a temperate climate throughout the year, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Canary Islands are known for their good life and as “the land of eternal spring.” The temperature ranges between 18°C and 28°C throughout the year; the water varies from 19°C to 24°C.
The club is located 20 meters from the “Rambla” (promenade), with its many restaurants and bars and across from a magnificent colourful garden where it is always pleasant to stroll. The club is 5 minutes walk from the port where our boat is moored.
|Complete diving gear rental||€8|
|Extra charge for NIGHT dive||€20|
|Non diver on the boat||€6|
|Snorkeling (equipment+boat included)||€20|
|PADI Certification program|
|Try dive – Boat (no time limit)||€65|
|PADI Discover Scuba Diving option (boat or shore)||€30|
|PADI Scuba Diver (3 days)||€290|
|PADI Open Water Diver (4 days)||€410|
|Advanced Open Water Diver (3 days)||€350|
|Emergency first response (1 day)||€150|
|PADI Rescue Diver (3 days)||€380|
|PADI Dive Master (2 weeks)||on request|
|PADI Speciality course|
|Digital Underwater photographer (3 dives)||€200|
|Wreck Diver (4 dives)||€220|
|Deep diver (4 dives)||€220|
|Peak Performance Buyancy (2 dives)||€140|
|NITROX – Enriched Air diver (2 dives)||€150|
|Plongeur niveau 1/Cmas * 4 jours||€380|
|Plongeur niveau 2/Cmas ** 5 jours||€400|
|Plongeur niveau 3/Cmas *** 5 jours||€450|
|Double sided card FFESSM/CMAS||€15|
Los chuchos (punta Luna)
The most famous and accesible site for sure !
Only 2 minutes by baoat from the Marina Del Sur (Las Galletas), the impressive black rays are dancing around you withiun their incredible ballet.
You will cross also every type of morey (nacho, black and tiger), The massive group of zebra breams is there just after your immersion to go down beside you in the blue. Our friend the big barracuda is always among them to look for some easy food, just in case !
The landscape around is made of rock and little reefs and further to the depth, the sand. You will certainly be impressed by a huge group of bastard grunts waiting for the photographers.
The average depth of this dive is between 12m and 17m. A little wreck is standing in the sand around 22m, if you are lucky, you could admire the fantastic butterfly ray or the famous angel shark (in winter only !)
A « must dive » and very rich site ! Go for this experience without any doubt !
An unbelievable and fantastic landscape only few minutes far away from the Marina del Sur (Las Galletas) !
The aquatic life is very rich and abundant on this site among the rocks that are looking like mushrooms.
Swim thru the canyons, explore every hole or little breaks, some quite huge morey eels are waiting for you.
At the end of the dive, take a rest on the paltform by 15m before going up, you could cross some interesting species and meet some nice inhabitant !
The frequent current is often strong that’s why the dive should be proposed to the most experienced diver.
An historical and memorial dive site !
Only 5 min by boat and you will enter this particular site in memory of two famous divers : The commandant Cousteau et Jean “La Murène”.
Under the biggest arch at 24m, you will find the memorial and the typical dolphin sculpture related to the Commandant Cousteau who dived here many years ago.
Going up, in a sandy canyon surrounded some rocks, you could look at the second memorial dedicated to Jean La Murène, creator of the first diving club in Las Galletas who managed to « grow up » many huge nacho moray eels in this place.
Look around, this unexpected landscape made out of basaltic rocks, creates some beautiful arches and scupltures. Some nice inspirations for the undersea photographers.
A beautiful and very accessible dive even if the current is often your companion !
Ideal for your first bubles undersea !
This site, very close to the coast and only 5 min from the Marina del Sur (Las Galletas), is the best spot for discovering the scuba diving. You are going to see most of the typical species from Tenerife within a protected and safe environment (no current, protected from the wind).
Swim all along the reef between the rocks and the sand at a maximum depth of 12m. The average depth is from 3m to 7m that would guarantee your safety and makes you enjoy your first undersea experience.
A nice cave could be explored even by the early beginners in which you could observe the spider crabs, morey, cleaning shrimps and anemones.
A very nice site for all of you !
The most famous diving site around Las Galletas because of its easy acces by boat or from the shore !
Many swimmers and undersea hunters are used to come here. You gonna explore and discover this stately site where the rocks are sharp and create some unusual natural sculptures. Welcome on the moon !Of course this is also a diving site perfectly suitable to your first experience in diving in this magic landscape.
This spot is very protected and the waves are limitated, for the most experienced a beautiful archi s there at 18m depth.
By diving around the 3 main rocks that compose this site, you will cross most of the species from Ténrife (parrot fish, trumpet fish, breams, sepia, octopuss, morey eels, etc…) and for the most mucky of you, a ray or an angel shark could show you its magnificence.
A change of scenery in a wonderful and sublime spot !
An incredible spot where you are going to meet all the canarian species !
The spot is close to the Punta Rasca lighthouse, around 1à minutes by boat from the Marina Del Sur (Las Galletas).
The dive starts on the basaltic platform between 4 and 10 ml depth. At the edge, the reef reveals all its majesty with all this basal organs and many mittle caves where the groupers, ludion and morey eels hide themselves.
Look around you, the breams, damselfishes and other inhabitants are following the divers with the secret hope of an easy meal !
Looking down to the slow descent to the abyss, a black ray or an eagle ray is passing by. And in winter, you should certainly meet the famous angel shark.
Above you head, the barracudas are the master of the sea, a group of grunts is waiting for you around the next rock for some beautiful pictures in this unique landscape.
Pass through the tunnel, enter the caves and be seduced by this exceptional dive spot where the sunlight is playing with the rocks !
El condesito (wreck dive)
A wreck adapted to all of you for discovering this kind of dive !
Prepare your cameras, as soon as you are under the surface, the shadow of this cement transporting boat appears out of the blue surrounded by some beautiful basalt rocks.
Thanks to a very good visibility you see immediately the stern of the ship with its impressive rudder.
Feel free to lay down on the ground just below the hull to observe the grouper hidden here far away from the sea hunter ou any other invader.
The sea life is amazing inside and around the wreck. Go in and enjoy the beautiful light through the portholes ! the trumpet fishes and the zebra breams are beside you.
Swim a little bit more far away from the wreck following a slow descent and reach the edage of the wonderful and vertiginous reef that goes to more than 50m depth where the Ali Baba cave (another site) is settled by 45m depth. Admire but take care of your air gauge, here you are at 30m depth without noticing it !
The black rays and common rays are sleeping in this area around the wreck in the sand or in some natural shelters. Here some angel sharks are often especially in winter when the water temperature is becoming cooler.
This dive would please either the beginners or the most expereinced divers thanks to an interesting sea life and the opportunity to explore the wreck in safety !
A beautiful and preserved spot where the sealife is intensive !
The direct descent along the line wil bring you to 20m depth. A huge rock sits herein the middle of the sand where a lot of gardener eels are living.
Start to explore by turning around this rock where the side facing the open se ais go down to 40m depth. Here you will observe all the species in profusion. Look in every hole, every corner and you will contemplate the incredible richness of this site.
All colored anemones, spider crabs, ceaning shrimps, canarian lobsters, morey eels (black, nacho and tiger), grouper.
Have a look in the blue and enjoy the danse of the barracudas, the group of grunts and few amberjacks. Follow the shape of the rocks and finish your dive on the platform at 15m depth. Go on looking in every holes some surprises could appear.
An incredible spot only for experienced divers bcause of the current that often makes the dive more diffcult !
A vertiginous descent to reach a wall of black coral !
The current is often present on this dive site that is why it is reserved to the most skilled and experienced divers. The line of the anchor guides you directly to 30m depth to discover this fantatstic reef where the black cora lis very abundant.
Follow this reef to look at the groupers and the morey eels, down below, in the sand, it is not rare to see a butterfly ray. Have a look around, the sting rays (common and black ones) are passing over the rocks, among the canyons that are making this spot so beautiful.
The visibility is always excellent and the sunlight beams create some singular and unexpected compositions.
Be seduced and enjoy this preserved environment but always have a look on your air gauge, it is a real deep dive !
LJ Diving Tenerife
Calle Consuelo Alfonso Diaz-Flores 16
38630 Las Galletas, Arona
SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE
Phone : +34 922 196 891
Mobile : +34 673 597 774 / +34 645 106 708
Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org