Santa Maria Discovery Scuba Dive For Beginners

Enjoy a 30 to 40-minute scuba dive on the Porto da Barra, Salvador, in the Santa Maria coral reef and explore Brasil's largest bay with a certified guide.

Santa Maria is a diverse coral reef, with a huge variety of fish and other species of Brazilian marine fauna and flora.

Before the dive, you will have a 30-minute theoretical lesson, where you will learn how to scuba dive safely and comfortably, and how to use the equipment and resources. After the class, put what you have learned into practice with a training session in the water.

Then it's time to begin your dive. The instructor will descend into the water gradually by your side to ensure you feel safe and comfortable. You will enjoy a 30 to 40-minute dive, depending on your experience in the water, reaching a maximum depth of 10 meters. Get up close with a huge variety of marine life and have your photo taken whilst underwater so you can remember your day forever.


2 Working Days
2 hours
Voucher Type
No Amendments
No Refunds

Operating Hours

Start time: 8am, 12pm or 2pm

What You Get

Santa Maria Discovery Scuba Dive For Beginners

Adult/Child: 10 years old and above


  • Boat navigation
  • All diving equipment
  • Professional diving instructor
  • Photos
  • Water


  • Food
  • Pickup and drop-off in Salvador
  • Video footage
  • Gratuities

Additional information:

  • This tour is not suitable for pregnant women or those suffering from the cold or flu.
  • Children under the age of 10 and pregnant women may not participate in this activity.
  • Do not consume any alcoholic drinks for 24 hours prior to the dive.
  • You must wait 12 hours after completing the dive before flying.
  • Please bring your swimwear, towel and sunscreen

How to use:  

  • Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive an email with your e-voucher
  • Please present your voucher on the selected date. Both mobile and printed voucher are accepted. 

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • Tours/Experiences subject to cancellation without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances, and (or) when there is an official request from the authorities
  • Refunds will be given to customers under these circumstances:
    • No refunds will be entertained for cancellation made 6 days or less prior the departure date
    • 50% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 7 days prior the departure date
    • 80% of the amount will be refunded to customers for cancellation made at least 14 days prior the departure date
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Amendment Policy:

  • All amendments are subject to availability
  • Additional charges may apply for amendments

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

Meeting point is in Porto da Barra in front of the Santa Maria Fort in the gallery of the Sol Brilhante hotel. Please arrive 15 minutes before the departure time.

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
10 years old and above

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