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We offer boat dives every weekend at 10:30 and any other day upon request. Shore dives are also available daily.
Discover Scuba Diving
Have you always wondered what it's like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is for you. You learn the basic safety guidelines and skills needed to dive under the direct supervision of a Professional instructor.
Athina Diving was founded in 1994 by Dimitris Roubos and thanks to its unique location, it is the only dive center that is only 30 minutes away from Athens city center, while being on the seaside with its own private parking, providing all comforts a scuba diver needs.
Discover the treasures
Diving offers you the opportunity to explore the beauty and tranquility of the underwater world, to experience the feeling of lack of gravity, to explore wrecks and to see countless species of fish and aquatic life. At Athina Diving, under the guidance of experienced and well-trained instructors, you will be able to safely experience the wonderful underwater world.
Eugenie - Danae Alexopoulou
Constantinos P. Hassapis
Andrea Gompers Sandhoff
Kees van der Zwet
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How to find us
We are located in a beautiful part of Athens, approximately half an hour from the City Center, by the beach, in the area of Lagonissi.
(GPS coordinates: 37 47’ 49.2972”N, 23 52’ 16.3992” E)
By Athens Metro and Public Bus:
Take the Athens Metro No 2 (red line) towards Elliniko terminal station.
Then take the “122 Elliniko-Saronida” Blue Bus line, which stops right outside Athina Diving Center. Nearest stops are “Galazia Akti” and “Cycladon”. Athina Diving Center is in the middle of the two stops at km 38, next to “Oasis” Beach Bar.
Orange “KTEL Bus line Athens - Sounio” also stops upon request at Athina Diving Center at the 38km of the Athina-Sounio Coastal road.
Using your own car
There are two main routes from the city center: the coastal road which would take about 40 minutes from the city center; or via Attiki Odos, which would take aprox 30 minutes from El.Venizelos airport.
From the center of Athens, take “Syngrou Avenue” towards the town of Glyfada. After passing Glyfada, head towards Voula, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza. After passing Varkiza, you will see the church of Aghia Marina on the left. Continue straight through the coastal road and you will find Athina Diving Center about 1km after the traffic lights, on the right, on the beach, after a tavern called “Trehandiri”. (ΤΡΕΧΑΝΤΗΡΙ in Greek)