Calypso Diving offers PADI courses for complete beginners, through the full range of PADI scuba diving courses. If you have never tried scuba diving before, this is not a problem.

If you are interested to see what is beneath the surface of the ocean then we have plenty of possibilities for you to try diving or go further to become a Scuba Diver with your own diving certificate!

If you have already completed your PADI Open Water Diver course, then there are many possibilities to continue your education, with a range of fulfilling PADI Specialty courses.

About L'Estartit & The Medes Islands

L’Estartit is a coastal town located along the Mediterranean Sea. Situated in the north east of Spain, the town exploits the reputation of the Costa Brava and allows you to discover a landscape between the sea and the mountains. L’Estartit is known mainly for the natural reserve of the Medes Islands. The Natural Parc Of Montgri, Les Illes Medes I El Baix Ter Is A Nature Reserve Situated In L’Estartit. Created In 2010, This Natural Parc Includes A Marine Protected Area, Montgrí Mountain Massif And The Bay Of The Ter River. L’Estartit offers many possibilities for divers, but also for family vacations.

About Calypso Estartit

Calypso Diving Estartit is a family business run by Peter Lane for over 30 years! Peter is assisted by his wife, Jacqueline. A Divemaster herself, Jacqueline knows well everything related to diving and The Medes Islands. The rest of the team consists of Dani, Juan, Anne-Charlotte.  

We speak 5 Languages: Spanish, Catalan, German, Dutch, French And Of Course English!

Padi green star award

The PADI Green Star™ Dive Center Award is granted to PADI Dive Centers and Resorts that demonstrate a dedication to conservation across a wide range of business functions, including water conservation, energy use, environmentally friendly transportation practices, use of sustainable materials, conservation leadership and a donation to conservation through project AWARE. The Green Star Award identifies dive businesses that care about the environment and are acting to protect it.

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3 dives per day to the Medes Islands:
9am to 11 am (meet at the centre at 8.15)
11am to 1 pm (meet at the centre at 10.15)
3pm to 5 pm (meet at the centre at 14.15)
+ 5pm to 7pm: along the coast


We have a good facility to store, rinse and dry. Diving gear for rent is available. We have 12 or 15 liter bottles, all double tap, DIN or INT with adapter.


We transport the material to the port and back to the rinsing station after the dives. We can pick up the equipment at your accommodation.

The boat

The boat journey takes about 20 minutes, then you can enjoy a one hour dive. It is mandatory to have at least Level 1 or equivalent to dive on the Medes Islandsand have to be guided by one of our instructor. From level 2 or equivalent, people can dive independently.


It is absolutely necessary to book in advance. Please contact us by phone, email, WhatsApp or use the online contact form.