- Full-day scuba diving adventure at Portobelo Bay
- 2-tank dive
- Dive in the historic waters where Sir Francis Drake's coffin was cast into the sea
- Dive instructor and diving equipment included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off included
What You Can Expect
Portobelo Bay is a notable location for more than one reason. It was the area where all the treasures from South America were transferred to Spanish galleons and taken back to Spain. This activity became very attractive to pirates and buccaneers, who would attack the boats and steal the treasures.
The bay is also the final resting place of Sir Francis Drake, who met his death in 1596. He was placed in a lead coffin and cast out to sea off Isla Drake; divers still look for his coffin today, and you can join in on the search!
Your two-tank dive includes a professional diving instructor, who is there to answer any questions you may have.