2024 - 2025 Scuba Diving Holidays, Liveaboards and Learn to Dive Courses to the Maldives, Red Sea, Canary Islands, Far East, Caribbean and the Pacific.

Sportif Dive - diving holidays worldwide

Learn to Dive

When looking for a learn to scuba dive holiday it is important you chose the right location and a professional centre that will ensure your diving is safe and enjoyable. All of our centres are staffed by fully qualified professionals, with many years experience in teaching those new to diving. On a Sportif diving holiday, you can pre book a ...
More >

Junior Diving

Bubblemaker Course Introducing diving to children has never been easier. Specially training staffed can introduce diving with a Bubblemaker course from 8 years. This is designed for children who are confident in the water and allow them to dive up to a depth of 2 metres/6 feet. Children should be able to swim in shallow water, be ...
More >

Advanced & Speciality Courses

Thinking of taking and Advanced or Speciality Course such as Underwater Photographer, see our guide below on the next steps. PADI Courses After you have finished your PADI Open Water course you will feel a great sense of satisfaction when you receive your Open Water Certificate and start to feel the excitement as you imagine your first ...
More >


BSAC offer a highly respected training and diving programme which is recognized the world over for its quality of training and development of the sport. A not-for-profit organization, it is the National Governing Body for diving in the UK. For those wishing to develop their diving skills in a club environment with diving trips in the UK and ...
More >


A scuba diving holiday is a great way to learn to dive in warm water conditions and expert, professional diving instructors taking you through every step with a PADI Course. Taster Session If you’re not sure and just want to try diving without committing to a course, why not book a Discover Scuba session. Initial sessions take ...
More >


Scuba School International was founded in 1970 and has now more than 2500 authorized dealers divided into 35 area departments all over the world. The training structure is pretty much similar to the one offered by PADI with the "learn to dive" section divided into Try Scuba Diving, Scuba Diver and Open Water Diver and equal in structure and ...
More >


The International Association for Handicapped Divers (IAHD) offers you the opportunity to learn to dive with professional, well trained Instructors for an unforgettable underwater experience. The IAHD also has special courses to teach divers how to train people with physical or (minor) mental disabilities to dive. IAHD was founded in 1993 and ...
More >

Underwater Photography Courses

New for 2014 INON Learn Underwater Photography Courses in Lanazarote, Canary Islands Learn Underwater Photography Course The INON UK Level One Underwater Photography Course is designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills and experience to prepare you to take great underwater photographs, consistently, in clear water. This is ...
More >

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.

Booking Conditions  |   Privacy Policy  |   Dive Travel Insurance  |   How To Book  |   Contact Us  |   Work for Us  |