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Tossa de Mar: Scuba Diving Experience for Beginners

1. Tossa de Mar: Scuba Diving Experience for Beginners

Set out on a scuba diving adventure in Tossa de Mar with this scuba diving tour great for beginners learning the basics of diving. Enjoy an introduction to the underwater world of scuba diving and learn all of the basics with an instructor. Learn to use equipment, breathe underwater, and earn your SSI Try Scuba recognition rating. Start the Open Water Diver course by learning the basics of diving over a three-hour course. Learn various basics of scuba diving, including how to breathe underwater and get used to the lack of gravity underwater. Enjoy an entry-level program designed to give you the opportunity to experience the underwater world in a controlled and confined environment while you get comfortable with the basics. Listen to the instructor as you are taught how to breathe, use your equipment, move underwater, and basic diving communication skills before starting your first dive. Get set up with the necessary provided equipment before moving on to the beach to start your first dive. Put on your equipment and enter the water with the instructor who will supervise your first dive, at a maximum depth of 12m for around 40-45 minutes. Finish the dive and after an unforgettable experience, you will be brought to the center where you can shower and change and hopefully receive your SSI Try Scuba recognition rating.

Barcelona: Tossa de Mar Kayaking, Snorkeling & Cave Day Tour

2. Barcelona: Tossa de Mar Kayaking, Snorkeling & Cave Day Tour

Discover the Costa Brava region on a full-day trip of snorkeling, kayaking, and sightseeing. Enjoy a local guide, round-trip transportation from Barcelona in a private, air-conditioned van, Mediterranean coves and caves, wildlife sightings, a traditional lunch, and a tour of Tossa de Mar's Old Town. Meet your guide in Barcelona and travel to Tossa de Mar in a private van, complete with WiFi and air conditioning. Peek out the window for spectacular vistas, including the Mediterranean Sea, Costa Brava beaches, and stunning mountain peaks, before arriving in Tossa de Mar. Get outfitted with kayaking and snorkeling equipment, review the day's agenda, and then board your kayak to cruise up the coastline. Explore hidden sea caves, marvel at the rugged cliffs, and watch for local wildlife. Take a break from kayaking to swim or snorkel in the crystal-clear water. Continue your trip with a typical Mediterranean lunch before venturing to Tossa de Mar's Old Town. Marvel at the 13th-century Villa Vella, walk to the lighthouse, and visit local shops before meeting your guide, boarding the bus, and returning to Barcelona.

From Barcelona: Costa Brava & Tossa de Mar with Scuba Diving

3. From Barcelona: Costa Brava & Tossa de Mar with Scuba Diving

Take advantage of your stay in Barcelona, escape from the city, and connect with nature on a full-day tour to Costa Brava. Discover this wonderful spot on the coastline and enjoy a full Mediterranean experience.    Meet your guide in Barcelona and travel to Tossa de Mar in a private van with WIFI and air conditioning. Relax, meet new friends in the group, and enjoy landscapes with sea and mountain views.    Upon arrival in Tossa de Mar, get outfitted with all the necessary equipment and start a day full of new adventures. Listen to the instructions from your guide and learn the basic rules of autonomous diving.    Once you feel comfortable, the instructor will take you to a shallow and calm area of the beach so you can practice the basics. You will try the sensation of breathing with your face in the water and you will do some small exercises to gain confidence.    Guided by an instructor, you will then be able to enjoy an underwater tour discovering hundreds of different fish, plants, and animals. It will be a dive initiation at less than 8 meters deep and it will last approximately 50 minutes.    Afterward, taste a typical Mediterranean meal in a restaurant with sea views. The menu includes a starter, a main course, and a dessert, of various options. After lunch, enjoy some free time relaxing on the beach or visiting the old town of Tossa de Mar.    Visit Vila Vella, the sole remaining fortified medieval town on the Catalan coast. Walk to the lighthouse and admire the impressive views, stroll around the old town and discover a labyrinth of narrow streets surrounded by beautiful traditional white houses. 

From Barcelona: Costa Brava Coastal Path Hike & Tossa de Mar

4. From Barcelona: Costa Brava Coastal Path Hike & Tossa de Mar

After a 1.5 hour pleasant drive in an air-conditioned minivan, you will reach Tossa de Mar, located in the heart of Costa Brava. Get ready and start hiking across the famous Camí de Ronda coastline path. This trail connects all Costa Brava towns from north to south. Camí de Ronda will bring you to areas of great natural beauty. Enjoy unique views of the beautiful Mediterranean sea, breathtaking cliffs hanging over the sea and small hidden coves, where you have free time to swim in its transparent waters and sunbath. Fragrances from pine trees, rosemary and thyme will follow you along the way. The Camí de Ronda will bring you back to Tossa de Mar where you will enjoy some free time to have lunch. A traditional local restaurant can be booked for you. After lunch, you have the chance to visit Tossa de Mar, an ancient fishermen’s village with important historical background. Walk around the emblematic Vila Vella, also known as the old town, the sole remaining fortified medieval town on the Catalan coast dating from the 13th century. Behind the impressive city walls and defensive towers, you will find a labyrinth of narrow streets and alleys surrounded by beautiful white houses that give the town a true Mediterranean atmosphere.

Costa Brava: Boat Ride and Tossa Visit with Hotel Pickup

5. Costa Brava: Boat Ride and Tossa Visit with Hotel Pickup

The professional guide will pick you up at your hotel in a private vehicle and will drive you to Costa Brava, specifically to the south of it. There you will visit its most beautiful and distinctive fishing towns surrounded by the brightest greens as well as the beautiful turquoise blue of the sea. You will first go to Lloret de Mar, where you will take a ship to the next destination. On the way, you will discover different idyllic coves hidden in the coastline. During the tour, you will be able to relax and enjoy from the different colors in the landscape, the salty marine breeze, as well as from the amazing marine life of Costa Brava, which you will observe through the submarine vision of the ship. Your next destination is Tossa de Mar, an old fishing village chosen as a summer residence by great artists and intellectuals. A visit to the castle offers a spectacular view before visiting the town and stopping for a local lunch. The guide will drive through a panoramic road with views of the sea and Costa Brava’s nature. During the route, you will stop to take some amazing photos of the coast. Arriving at Sant Feliu de Guíxols, one of the most representative villages in the area, you will take a walk through its charming streets as well as experiencing the local culture of this picturesque town.

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What people are saying about Tossa de Mar

Matias is amazing! This tour was probably one of my favorite parts of my whole vacation. Matias is fun and knowledgeable. The kayaking tour was informative and fun. He took pictures for us while were out there so we didn’t have to worry about getting our phones wet. Matias made sure we knew exactly had to kayak and was able to teach us amazing technique. When we saw multiple sea caves and stopped at a small cove to snorkel. It was a nice relaxing break and even saw an octopus! After our kayak tour, we had a delicious and filling three course meal. After our meal, we had the perfect amount of free time! We were able to walk around the old and new city to explore, shop, and more. I cannot recommend Matias and his tour more. You will have an amazing time!

My first experience with scubadiving but definitely one of the most amazing experience, from the trip with Matias , with the training we had with the instructor Georgina which mad everything much more enjoyable as i was hesitate at the beginning, then the lunch at the local restaurant was another memorable experience, definitely will come back and explore further and highly recommend this tour guide.

My wife fell sea sick during kayaking, the coordinator was very helpful arranged for a boat to take back. Very Personalized trip , unlike other providers who provide a sandwich for lunch, the food was excellent the kayaking, exploring the coastline and caves was breathtaking. Highly recommend

Matias was simply the best! Can not say enough good things about our day with him. We felt safe the whole time and had a blast. Sign up for a trip with him, you won't regret it

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