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Via Marina di Praia, 84010 Praiano, Italy
+39 089 813034
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

4 of us spent a wonderful day with Carmello cuising from Praiano to around Capri and back. We were not interested in stopping on Capri as we had plans to go there another day. We spent the day exploring, swimming, and learning all about he...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dmkktz
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Staying nearby and just did a spare of the moment shore dive with La Boa. Friendly staff - Gabriella was friendly and helpful organising the dive and Raffaele took me for a nice dive helping find some great local macro life

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This has to be one of the best if not best dives I’ve done, not so much for the scenery and diversity in what you see but for the experience itself. Raffaele was my dive master and after the other guest no-showed, I got a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lindsayc791
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Gabrielle is wonderful, helped us choose the right tour for us. The Captain did everything he could to make sure we had a great experience. The boat was great and we were fortunate to have a beautiful sunny day. This is a MUST to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank judiespo
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

While visiting the Amalfi Coast we were referred to the La Boa boat and diving center in Praiano, IT. We were greeted by Gabriella who helped us arrange a most memorable day on a very comfortable boat for a day of swimming, exploring and sightseeing!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank maryanneb19
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I truly wish I had our skipper's name because he was remarkable! Gabriella was excellent in coordinating and giving us all of our information. We were picked up two towns away in Conca Dei Marini by a friendly driver. We were a group of 6....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A Capri day trip from Praiano started with a Mercedes pick up for 2 couples from our AirBnB. We were met at Praiano by Gabriella and waited only 20 minutes before we boarded our boat with 8 others. We headed off to Capri.. an hour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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barracuda2355, Direttore at La Boa Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

We thank you for your comments about your trip to Capri on 17th august. We are sorry we didn't make things regarding the visit to the Blue Grotto, but the skipper was right in telling you the circumstances of the grotto. you would have waited...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

My wife, I and our 16 year old son all took an Open Water Diver course with Raffaele whilst on holiday in Praiano. So glad we did this - and so glad we did so with the La Boa team. Gabriella was excellent at arranging...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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barracuda2355, Direttore at La Boa Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks to all of you, We appreciate a lot your choise, about La Boa Diving, we hope we will see you soon all the best from our staff La Boa

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We loved our private boat tour of Praiano, Positano & Capri! Our captain Carmello was very warm, friendly and knowledgable. He made us a great lunch reservation...offered us drinks and towels and went out of his way to make our day special! Gabriella was very...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

We chartered a private boat for a day out (8 hours) on the water, departing from Praiano. It was one of the best outings I've ever had! There were 10 of us on the boat - 5 children aged 10-15, 4 adults and one senior...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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1 July 2018|
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Response from WittsyBittsy | Reviewed this property |
I only scuba dived through La Boa shop. I did see that they offer charters and a few other things, so I cannot comment on your needs. There is a lady who works at La Boa who speaks English pretty well and, thus, is helpful.
25 May 2018|
Response from barracuda2355 | Property representative |
Hello again Rashmi so the cancellation policy, is nothing to pay if you cancel 2 days in advance, but if you cancel one day in advance you have to pay an half price of the service, so if you have a phone number you can text... More