PADI Adventure Diver

Complete three Adventure Divers (underwater photography, fish identification, etc.) and earn the Adventure Diver certification, a subgroup of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course.

The Adventure Diver course is a subset of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course. Have you always wanted to try digital underwater photography, fish identification or dry suit diving? There’s a long list of scuba adventures you can take part in during this program. Complete three Adventure Dives and you earn the Adventure Diver certification. It’s a great opportunity to work with your instructor to build your scuba skills and gain more confidence. Get a taste of what you like and enjoy scuba diving more than ever.

What the Course Entails

You can choose what you’re most interested in learning. Need to work on your buoyancy skills? Try the Peak Performance Buoyancy Adventure Dive. Want to know what you’re looking at down there? Try the AWARE - Fish Identification or Underwater Naturalist Adventure Dives. You’ll plan your path with your instructor, go over what you need to know and dive in quickly.

Course Duration: 2 Days

Course Pre-requisites

Course Flow

This PADI adventure can be done in any of the resorts listed below.

  • Sharm El Sheikh
  • Hurghada
  • Marsa Alam
  • Palau


  • How Can I Get Started?

    Register for Advanced Open Water Diver Online - PADI’s eLearning option - to get started immediately. The web-based system lets you learn about seven of the most popular Adventure Dives at your own pace through an easy to use, interactive program. You also have access to an online version of the Adventures in Diving manual and can complete sections for other Adventure Dives as directed by your PADI Instructor.

    You can also choose to read the Adventures in Diving manual and watch the Adventures in Diving video (a book and DVD package). Stop by your local PADI Dive Centre and Resort to enrol in the course, get your materials and start learning. Your PADI Instructor will meet with you to schedule knowledge review sessions along with your Adventure Dives.

    What is the next adventure?

    You can continue the adventure with the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification. Some of these dives will contribute towards your next qualification.

    Holidays featuring this Course

    Solo Divers

    Hilton Hurghada Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    The Hilton Resort is located at the vibrant touristic Hurghada’s promenade being the perfect place for all, families, couples, singles and divers where comfort and luxury go hand in hand.

    • All inclusive resort
    • Divers Lodge on-site
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Private sandy beach
    • Great for families and couples
    • Spa & wellness centre

    Solo Divers

    Hilton Hurghada Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    The Hilton Resort is located at the vibrant touristic Hurghada’s promenade being the perfect place for all, families, couples, singles and divers where comfort and luxury go hand in hand.

    • All inclusive resort
    • Divers Lodge on-site
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Private sandy beach
    • Great for families and couples
    • Spa & wellness centre

    Solo Divers

    The Three Corners Sunny Beach

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    Located between Hurghada and El Gouna. The four star Sunny Beach Resort enchants guests with relaxed atmosphere, attentive hospitality, and a glorious seaside setting.

    Solo Divers

    Sunrise Romance Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    The Sunrise Romance Resort offers guests a luxurious holiday beyond expectations. The resort boosts a peaceful sanctuary for tranquil escapes with sweeping uninterrupted views to the dazzling Red Sea.

    • All inclusive Resort
    • Water fun & adventures
    • Private sandy beach
    • Served by Divers Lodge
    • Romantic getaway
    • Spa & wellness centre

    Solo Divers

    Sunrise Romance Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    The Sunrise Romance Resort offers guests a luxurious holiday beyond expectations. The resort boosts a peaceful sanctuary for tranquil escapes with sweeping uninterrupted views to the dazzling Red Sea.

    • All inclusive Resort
    • Water fun & adventures
    • Private sandy beach
    • Served by Divers Lodge
    • Romantic getaway
    • Spa & wellness centre

    Solo Divers

    Continental Hotel Hurghada

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    Perfectly nestled into Hurghada Bay, with lush gardens and its own private, sandy beach offering spectacular views across the Red Sea.

    • All Inclusive available
    • Private sandy beach
    • Divers Lodge close by
    • Spa & wellness centre
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Great for families, groups & couples

    Solo Divers

    Continental Hotel Hurghada

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    Perfectly nestled into Hurghada Bay, with lush gardens and its own private, sandy beach offering spectacular views across the Red Sea.

    • All Inclusive available
    • Private sandy beach
    • Divers Lodge close by
    • Spa & wellness centre
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Great for families, groups & couples

    Solo Divers

    Marriot Beach Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    Marriott Beach Resort offers a unique location in the heart of Hurghada allowing you to browse varieties of options in Hurghada town and experience the nightlife.

    • Private sandy beach
    • Spa & wellness centre
    • Served by Divers Lodge
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Range of board basis
    • Great for families and couples

    Solo Divers

    Marriot Beach Resort

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    Marriott Beach Resort offers a unique location in the heart of Hurghada allowing you to browse varieties of options in Hurghada town and experience the nightlife.

    • Private sandy beach
    • Spa & wellness centre
    • Served by Divers Lodge
    • Choice of restaurants & bars
    • Range of board basis
    • Great for families and couples

    Solo Divers

    Steigenberger Al Dau Beach Hotel

    Red Sea, Hurghada

    A haven of sophisticated luxury located in the centre of Hurghada. Peace and privacy pervade this exclusive, 5-star deluxe beach hotel, located directly on the azure blue Red Sea shore.

    • Variety of rooms and suites
    • Spa & Fitness Centre
    • Dive centre on site
    • Swimming pool
    • Golf course
    • Beachfront location (private beach)