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Larnaca Dive Centre - Cyprus , Mediterranean

The Larnaca Dive centre is a 5* PADI dive centre, with the highest standard of instructors and equipment. A full range of PADI courses are available for all grades of diver with the opportunity to dive at over 15 different sites. This is the nearest centre to the Zenobia wreck offering a range of other wreck dives, shore diving, recreational diving and a specialist technical diving centre and Zenobia wreck diving specialists.

Situated in the heart of Larnaca bay, the Larnaca dive centre is a short walk from both the Londos beach and the Mariandy hotel, and a 20 minute drive from the airport. 

Facilities and Services
The centre is fully equipped with recreational and technical equipment and offers excellent standard instruction for all abilities. The centres' dive boat is equipped with a sun deck, fresh water shower, tank holders, on board toilet, storage space for all kit and a spacious diving platform. All the staff at the centre are fully PADI qualified instructors and offer courses from beginner to instructor, with the latest scuba equipment available to rent and buy. Tank options include 15ltr tanks, 18ltr tanks, twinsets, side mount tanks (with modular valves), stages for high end O2 mixes (3ltr, 5ltr & 7ltr), also rebreather cylinders and lime available if required. Underwater Apollo scooters for rent (depth rated to 80mtrs).

Larnaca offers excellent standard diving for all abilities. Head out into the bay with experienced guides to show you around the famous Zenobia Wreck. Other sites include the boulder wreck ‘Fraggle Rock’ which has become a natural reef and provides a perfect site for training and night dives. With over 15 dive sites to explore, including  the Zenobia Wreck, HMS Cricket, The Alexandria, The Champagne Wreck, Barge Wreck, Mushroom Rocks, Sheep Dip, Octo’ Reef, WWII Ferret Car, Pyla Caves, Helicopter, The Wall, UN Gully, The Arches, Bullet Point, Octopus’ Reef and Power Station Reef. Special diving to Cape Greko and the Ayia Napa regions including tunnels and caves, White Chapel, Canyon, Green Bay, De-Costa Reef and Cape Awkward dive sites. Dives sites further afield including Sharks Cove, Fish Reserve, Big Country, Tombs, Pyramids, Lady Thetis Wreck and Constandis Wreck around Limassol and the Wreck of the Achilleas, Vera K Wreck, White River, Amphitheater, Maniji Island and St. Georges Cove at Paphos are possible with additional charge. 

Dive Courses



PADI Open Water


PADI Advanced Open Water


Dive Packages
Shore and boat diving packages available. 
It is possible to dive up to 4 dives per day. However if more than 2 dives per day Nitrox is mandatory. Nitrox certification is available in resort in just 2 dives. Alternatively, it is possible to plan 2 wreck dives in the morning and 2 shallow shore dives in the afternoon if you are not Nitrox certified.Prices below are for boat diving (double/two tank dives per boat trip) including tanks & weights.



3 Days (6 Dives)


5 Days (10 Dives)


 Nitrox (based on a 12ltr cylinder) Payable locally

5 Euros 
per fill 


Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Liveaboard Wreck Diving Tech Diving






Best Time: April to October.

Average Air temps: 30°C

Average Water temps: 30°C

Visibility: 5-100m (Jan-June)
Up to 200m (July - December)

Top Dive Sites: The Zenobia Wreck, The Chapel, Amphorae Caves, Copper Wreck. 

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Great Reasons to Dive in Cyprus

  • 5* PADI & BSAC dive centres.
  • Diving and instruction for all abilities.
  • Numerous wrecks and dive sites.
  • Cyrstal clear warm waters.
  • Groups catered for.
  • Choice of budget, family, luxury & spa hotels.
  • Multi sport options - tennis, golf, sailing, cycling, windsurfing, kitesurfing.


Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.

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