Diving Center Isola d’Elba

The Freediving Center is specialized center for the Apnea- freediving, is located at the Remaiolo beach, along the southeast coast of the Island of Elba called Costa dei Gabbiani in the Tenuta delle Ripalte.

At 50 meters from the beach allows quick access to various dive sites. The center is available to all those who love the sea and want to share with us this inexhaustible passion to 360 °, making courses and work experience Apnea with SSI teaching for all levels, there is also the possibility of courses and excursions for divers (PADI) at the partner center. The courses and dives are conducted by instructors and expert guides for various sectors of Apnea and Diving, programmed in safety and fun, considering the level of experience of each diver.
We also offer snorkeling and excursions by boat to allow to come into direct contact with the marine area included in the Tuscan Archipelago National Park. The center provides all the equipment for freediving and snorkeling, a boat of 6.5 m - 150 cc engine that can accompany 14 people.

Open: May to October, based on the Remaiolo beach, just 9 km from Capoliveri

Courses and stages of Apnoea

The courses are for all levels, from basic level to advanced, also for children. What benefits can you obtain from these experiences? The courses are designed to prolong the time under water and experience the magical moments in the sea, through a path within yourself to discover your limits and overcome them, while also increasing your self-control ability and the control of your own body and mind.

There are lessons in the pool and in the sea where you will develop theoretical and practical topics about breathing techniques, Yoga, mental training, meditation and relaxation, aquatic skills, equipment, physiology, compensation techniques, safety, buoyancy in water and overturning, static and dynamic apnoea, descents with and without equipment along the cable in constant ballast.

Center Activities

  • Freediving - Apnea courses
  • Freediving – Apnea courses for children
  • Swimming skills
  • Freediving - Apnea training
  • Snorkeling
  • Raft trips -Boat trips
  • Scubadive (partner center PADI)
  • Yoga & Pranayama, Mindfulness
  • SSI Freediving Program

Didactics and Patents PSS:

Freediving Basic is your chance to get wet and experience what freediving is all about. Signing up for a Freediving Basic course is a great way to decide whether getting a freediving certification is right for you.
The introduction to the purest form of diving. Learn proper breathing techniques, familiarize yourself with diaphragm breathing and take a deep breath like you never have before. In the SSI level 1 Freediving course you acquire the proper skills and knowledge to participate in Freediving to depths of 60 ft. (20 meters) in the most relaxed and safest manner possible. You will develop the skills necessary to train your body to be more efficient with breath-holding, gain better respiration and muscle flexibility and learn new skills to take your Freediving to the next level.
Level 2 Freediving will equip you with further knowledge of the mammalian diving reflex and how to initiate the best response for Freediving. You will learn new advanced equalization techniques and apnea training methods to carry you past 60 ft. (20 meters) and develop the skills necessary to freedive to depths up to 90 ft. (30 meters.)
The apex of the SSI Freediving Program, Level 3, will take you to depths of 120 ft. (40 meters.) Freediving well below the residual volume of the lungs, this is the specialist deep diving course and will equip you with the proper knowledge to take you into the deep blue and beyond.

Per info:

FreeDivingelba - Apnea center Costa dei gabbiani - Tenuta delle Ripalte (Capoliveri) Isola d’Elba

tel. 0565 - 942400
cell. 348-7397957


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