A Norberto Diver, set up in 1996, is a pioneer center in unforgettable sea experiences. The founder, Norberto Serpa, with a great knowledge of the marine environment, stands out to be a professional diver, free diving instructor and a diving technician in the Department of Oceanography and Fisheries of the University of Azores and active collaborator in several studies in field of Marine Biology.
The center is located in Horta’s Marina and it is open every day from 8:30AM to 8:00PM, from March to October. Norberto Diver has all the necessary equipment to dive and watherproof jaquets/trousers for the other activities.
The sea is our home and our passion, due to that we offer several services which include:
» Whale and Dolphin Watching
» Swimming with Dolphins
» Scuba Diving / Snorkeling
» Private Boat Trips for any activity
Come visit the Azores and live an ocean adventure where you can find some of the largest and most impressive animals on Earth!
CURIOSITIES ABOUT THE AZORES
The Azores archipelago sits in the middle of the North Atlantic, where man and sea naturally mingle. Bathed by the warm Gulf stream, with sea temperatures that range from 17º to 24º, the Azores harbors a rich marine fauna, including the greatest cetaceans sucg as Blue Whale, Sperm Whale, Fin Whale, Humpback Whale and several species of Dolphins ( Common, Bottlenose, Risso’s, Spotted and Striped Dolphins).
Be overwhelmed by the underwater fauna! Over the years the Azores have been considered by the media, as one of the least paradisiacal places in the Atlantic Ocean. We have a large variety of dive locations with diferent species in diferent spots.