Spanish course and scuba diving in Murcia
Immerse yourself in an unforgettable Spanish course with diving activities in the beautiful Mediterranean Sea!
Learn to speak Spanish effectively while exploring the fascinating underwater world and having fun in the sun, so take a dip and come to our diving school in Cabo de Palos (30 mins from Murcia) to explore the beautiful scenery of the Mediterranean marine world while learning Spanish.
This week-long programme can be done … all year round!
Other schools provide Spanish courses. We offer experiences!
This is a Spanish course, with two lessons a day in the mornings, combined with one or two dives in the afternoons, depending on the time and availability of the dive club.
We collaborate with the PLANETA AZUL diving club, fully qualified, experienced in all types of water sports, and the first National Geographic dive centre in Spain and PADI 5* Gold Palm Resort.
There are options for all levels, from beginner to advanced and from starter to specialist courses. The more experienced divers can also choose night dives, wreck dives… and enjoy the world famous Mediterranean coastline.
To make sure you get the most out of your dives and enjoy them to the fullest, we can put together a specific programme – ask us for any adventure you can think of!
Who is this Spanish and diving course for?
This course offers a unique opportunity to learn Spanish while enjoying the incredible experience of diving in the crystal clear waters of the Murcia region. The course combines Spanish classes with diving activities, allowing you to improve your language skills while enjoying the underwater beauty of the region.
What does the one-week course include?
We want to show you the treasures of the Cabo de Palos Marine Reserve and its surroundings and you have a lot to discover, so you will need a package of 5 dives to understand our passion for this beautiful area of the Mediterranean, although we warn you that this package of 5 dives with our expert guides will not be enough for you.
- 10 Spanish lessons.
- 5 dive package, although you can buy a 10 dive package for an extra €180.
You need an OWD qualification, dive insurance and a minimum age of 12 years old.
Does not include:
- Transport to the dive centre (price: €15 bus/day).
- €5 extra for each dive in the Marine Reserve.
- Mandatory use of computer for dives deeper than 25 m and/or for repetitive dives (price: €8 /day).
- If you don’t have your own equipment you can complete your 5 dives package with equipment rental for only €55: regulator, BCD, wetsuit, shoes, fins and mask.
The timetable for the Spanish classes is from 10.00h to 11.40h in our school and the dives in the afternoons, from 13.00h in the diving centre PLANETA AZUL, in Cabo de Palos.
What are the requirements for this course?
For us, safety comes first. Please note that the course is intended for persons over 12 years of age. You must also complete a self-assessed student diver medical statement upon arrival and be able to answer “NO” to the following questions:
- Have you ever suffered from epilepsy?
- Have you ever suffered from diabetes?
- Have you ever suffered from asthma?
- Have you ever had a collapsed lung or pneumothorax?
- Have you ever suffered from something that causes “spontaneous unconsciousness”?
If you answer “YES” to any of these questions, you should consult a doctor for a certificate stating that you are fit to dive.
Do you want some reasons to take this course?
There are many reasons why doing a Spanish course with diving activities is an unforgettable experience. We believe that if you are interested in doing this Spanish course with underwater activities it isn’t necessary to tell you about the wonderful benefits of this programme, but here we show you some of them:
- It’s a unique way to learn Spanish: this course combines two exciting activities in one programme, making it a unique and fun learning experience.
- It allows you to immerse yourself in a new culture: by learning Spanish while exploring the underwater world you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in a new culture and experience what the Mediterranean has to offer.
- Helps you improve your confidence and communication skills: Diving and learning Spanish are both activities that require communication and confidence, so by combining them, you can improve your skills in both aspects.
- It’s a way to unwind and relax: scuba diving is a relaxing and therapeutic activity, allowing you to unwind and get away from the stresses of everyday life.
- It is an unforgettable experience: a Spanish course with diving activities is an unforgettable and exciting experience that will leave you with memories and skills that will last a lifetime.
What are the most important benefits of taking this Spanish course and doing activities such as scuba diving?
At the Instituto Hispánico de Murcia we believe that the benefits are numerous. Here are just a few of them:
- You will learn Spanish in an effective way: by combining Spanish lessons with diving activities you will have the opportunity to practice and improve your Spanish in a relaxed and fun environment.
- Improve your confidence and self-esteem: Scuba diving is a challenging but rewarding activity. By overcoming challenges and experiencing the thrill of exploring the underwater world, you can improve your confidence and self-esteem.
- You will develop teamwork skills: Diving is an activity that is often done in groups, which encourages collaboration and effective communication. These skills are valuable not only in diving, but in everyday life.
- You will explore a new place: by taking a Spanish course with diving activities you will have the opportunity to explore a new place and experience a different culture. This will be an enriching and unforgettable experience.
- Improve your mental and physical health: scuba diving is a relaxing and therapeutic activity, and has been proven to have benefits for both mental and physical health. By combining scuba diving with a Spanish course you will get the benefits of both activities.
Frequently Asked Questions
The course offers classes for all levels, from beginners to advanced. Basic grammar, pronunciation and listening comprehension are taught.
For diving you need a wetsuit, a regulator, a mask, fins, a weight belt and an air tank.
The course is aimed at people over 16 years of age. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.