Why dive with Dive College Lanzarote?

  • Unique beachside location with direct access to the best dive sites on Lanzarote
  • Dives available from boat and shore, 2 boats available

  • Almost daily dive trips to Museo Atlántico

  • All our dives are guided by certified staff members

  • Briefings conducted in English, Spanish, German, Dutch or French

  • Free transport service to and from your hotel in Playa Blanca

  • All facilities (toilets, shower, changing rooms etc.) available onsite (360º view)

  • Dive more, pay less per dive! Check out our dive packages

  • Diving in a safe, relaxed and fun atmosphere!

Dive schedule

For certified divers (PADI, SSI, CMAS, NAUI etc.) we offer guided dives to different dive sites of Lanzarote. Have a look at our weekly schedule to see which dives we are doing.

Boat and shore dives

At 9:30 we have our regular boat dive and at 15:00 a shallow boat dive or shore dive (in the summer at 15:30). At 12:00 we regularly offer an extra boat dive to Museo Atlántico. We have a refresher dive at 13:00.

Night dives

Every Tuesday, times vary (in the summer we have night dives on Monday and Thursday).

Private dives

Prefer to dive privately together with a guide? That is also possible with Dive College Lanzarote. Email us to get more information.

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Onze Duikplekken, Dive College Lanzarote
Onderwatermuseum, Museo Atlántico, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

Museo Atlántico!

Join us in Playa Blanca on a dive to the unique Museo Atlántico, the only underwater sculpture museum in Europe! Dive among the impressive sculptures of artist Jason deCaires Taylor. The museum is situated in a sheltered area in Playa Blanca and is only accessible by boat.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 14 meters / 45 feet
Distance from dive centre: 12 min by boat
When: Wednesday and Friday at 9:30. Program ends at 11:45. Optional dives every day (except on Sunday) at 12:00.

Dive College Lanzarote, Flamingo Wall, duiken, Playa Blanca

Flamingo Wall

Discover the best wall dive in Playa Blanca with massive shoals of fish and regular sightings of trumpet fish, barracudas, angel sharks and rays.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 17 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 3 min by boat
When: Wednesday and Friday at 15:00. Program ends at 17:00.

Duiken, Coloradas, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

Coloradas

Lanzarote’s unique rock formation combined with a lot of marine life, that’s what makes this dive spectacular. The main element is the 10 m. wide swim-through full of fish and other marine life. This is also the place to find barracudas.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 16 meters / 50 feet
Distance from dive centre: 12 min by boat
When: Monday at 9:30. Program ends at 11:45.

Dive College Lanzarote, duiken, El Emisario, Playa Blanca

The Fingers

This dive site is named after the form of the reef which is in the shape of a hand with fingers. These fingers are small reefs full of marine life. The many shoals of barracuda and sardines as well as the moray eels, rays and angel sharks make this a spectacular dive site.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 20 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 10 min by boat
When: Tuesday at 15:00. Program ends at 17:15.

Dive College Lanzarote, duiken, Punta Berrugo, Playa Blanca

Punta Berrugo

Join us on a dive to this spectacular reef. We start at a small cave and follow the reef to discover rays hidden under rocks, angel sharks gliding over the sand and numerous shoals of colourful reef fish.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 10 min by boat
When: Tuesday at 9:30. Program ends at 11:45.

Wrak, duiken, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

Wreck

A great dive not only to a 20 meter / 65 feet long wreck of a fishing boat but also to a small cave. Enjoy the shoals of colourful fish in all shapes and sizes. This is your chance to meet the massive moray eel that lives near the cave.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 20 meter / 65 feet
Distance from dive centre: 10 min by boat
When: Thursday at 9:30. Program ends at 11:45.

Dive College Lanzarote, duiken, El Emisario, Playa Blanca

El Emisario

Explore the small overhangs and holes on this lava reef next to the old twin pipes. This is the place to see groupers, but you can also find octopus, rays and angel sharks.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 10 min by boat
When: Saturday at 9:30. Program ends at 11:45.

Duiken, Coloradas, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

The Cathedral in Puerto del Carmen

The unique shape of this cave in combination with the varied marine life make this a spectacular dive. Special feature is the 10 meter wide opening where you can dive into the cave. At the back of the cave you will find a special rock formation that resembles an altar in a cathedral from which the dive site owes its name. This is also the place to see large groupers.

Type of dive: shore
Depth: 30 meters / 100 feet
Distance from dive centre: 30 minutes with the dive centre minivan
When: Saturday at 12:00. Program ends at 17:30.

Timanfaya Reef, Angelshark, diving, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

Timanfaya Reef

Discover this unique lava reef with an abundance of marine life. You’ll see moray eels, octopus, and crabs but also barracudas and angel sharks.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 3 min by boat
When: Monday at 15:00. Program ends at 17:00.

Montaña Roja Reef, rif, duiken, Dive College, Playa Blanca

Montaña Roja Reef

Just in front of our dive centre, you can make this incredible dive to a massive reef. The overhangs shelter groupers, octopus, scorpion fish and the sandy area is home to our angel sharks and rays.

Type of dive: shore
Depth: 22 meters / 70 feet
Distance from dive centre: directly from shore
When: Friday at 10:00. Program ends at 11:30.

Timanfaya Reef, Angelshark, diving, Dive College Lanzarote, Playa Blanca

Tour dive from Timanfaya Reef to Flamingo Wall

For this boat dive we enter the water at Timanfaya reef. We then follow the entire reef until we reach Flamingo Wall. During this tour you will find rays, octopus, barracudas and angel sharks. A perfect, relaxing dive!

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 18 meters / 60 feet
Distance from dive centre: 3 min by boat
When: Thursday at 15:00. Program ends at 17:00.

Moray Reef, rif, duiken, Playa Blanca, Dive College Lanzarote

Moray Reef

Interested in seeing moray eels? This is the dive to see them. Black and brown moray eels but also tiger morays you can find them all here. Enjoy this easy and relaxing dive.

Type of dive: shore
Depth: 16 meters / 50 feet
Distance from dive centre: directly from shore
When: Saturday at 15:00. Program ends at 16:30.

House Reef, huisrif, duiken, Dive College, Playa Blanca

House Reef (left side)

This is a great easy dive to start your holiday with. You will see shoals of colorful reef fish, small crabs, octopus and lots more. A special attraction is the seahorses you will find here.

Type of dive: shore
Depth: 12 meters / 40 feet
Distance from dive centre: directly from shore
When: every day at 13:00 after reservation

onze duikplekken, lighthouse, Dive College, Playa Blanca, duiken

Pechiguera

Join us on a boat dive to the underwater ‘Grand Canyon of the Canaries’. Enjoy the impressive and dramatic underwater landscape and see lots of marine life.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 30 meters / 100 feet
Distance from dive centre: 5 min by boat
When: only in summer on Wednesday at 10:00. Program ends at 11:30.

Dive College Lanzarote, duiken, Punta Berrugo, Playa Blanca

The Blue Hole in Puerto del Carmen

Join us on a dive to this spectacular reef. We start the dive along the reef that gradually goes deeper until we reach the Blue Hole, about 30 meters deep, a passage in the reef. When you look up you see a tunnel with a blue opening. Also a dive site where we regularly see large rays and barracudas.

Type of dive: shore
Depth: 30 meters / 100 feet
Distance from dive centre: 30 minutes with the dive centre minivan
When: Saturday at 12:00. Program ends at 17:30.

Dive College Lanzarote, duiken, El Emisario, Playa Blanca

Harbour wrecks Puerto del Carmen

Just outside the old harbour in Puerto del Carmen you will find several wrecks. During the expansion of the harbour the best preserved wreck was partly built into the harbour wall. This wreck lies around the edge of the reef at a depth of 18 meters. If you go over the reef you will come across many remains of other wrecks at 30 meters. In addition to the wrecks, there is always a lot of fish to see, including barracudas, groupers, rays and angel sharks.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 30 meters / 100 feet
Distance from dive centre: 30 minutes with the dive centre minivan
When: on request

Ray Garden, rog, roggen, duiken, Dive College, Playa Blanca

Ray Garden

On this dive, we take you to a reef with a huge sandy area which attracts all kinds of rays such as stingrays, eagle rays, torpedo rays, butterfly rays and even angel sharks.

Type of dive: Boat
Depth: 14 meters / 50 feet
Distance from dive centre: 3 min by boat
When: on request

Yet again fabulous Dive College! Our son is ‘at home’ here, spent most of his two weeks with everyone. Can’t stress how professional, caring & lovely the staff are!
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