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Do I already need to be certified to go SCUBA diving?

No! If you have never tried diving before and want to see what it’s all about, Banyan Tree Divers offers the Introductory Scuba Dive for $99 per diver. The cost includes all of your diving equipment. Covering just 2 short hours, you will practice diving in shallow water and then complete your first scuba dive.

By |2018-04-08T09:24:53+00:00November 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Should I book in advance?

Some advanced planning is helpful to secure your preferred date and time, especially if you will be completing a dive course. However, we can often accommodate last minute bookings, so call us at 808-446-6099 even if you want to start diving today!

By |2015-07-10T06:41:33+00:00November 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Do you conduct both shore and boat dives?

Banyan Tree Divers focuses on shore diving. You do not need to get up early and spend half your day diving from a boat to see Maui’s best dive sites. In fact, most of the dive sites that boat diving companies utilize are accessible from shore. If you want to explore diving on Maui like [...]

By |2017-10-31T14:12:48+00:00November 12th, 2014|0 Comments

I am already certified. What courses do you offer for divers beyond the PADI Open Water Diver level?

For certified divers, the next step is earning your PADI Adventure Diver certification or PADI Advanced Diver certification. These training dives focus on developing your skills allowing you to explore specific aspects of diving. The Adventure Diver course is a combination of any 3 training dives from the Advanced Diver course, and may be completed [...]

By |2018-04-08T09:29:30+00:00November 12th, 2014|0 Comments

When are the best dive conditions on Maui?

We are lucky to have excellent dive conditions all year. Yes, it’s always possible to dive here! An exceptionally special time to dive is during the 6 months of December to May when thousands of Humpback Whales migrate home to Maui. The whales safely spend the winter months here, mating, giving birth and socializing, while [...]

By |2017-11-17T08:34:29+00:00November 12th, 2014|0 Comments