About Us

Welcome to Aqua Safaris SCUBA Center. We are located in Santa Cruz, on California’s sunny Central Coast, just minutes from the incredible Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and world-class diving. Our philosophy is to provide you with all of your diving needs as your diving interests grow and change. Aqua Safaris will outfit you with the best possible equipment within your budget at the lowest prices.

In business since 1987, Aqua Safaris is operated by highly knowledgeable SCUBA divers and instructors. We are an experienced  team dedicated to selling and servicing equipment, teaching classes, and leading trips.

Aqua Safaris is truly a full-service SCUBA diving center, offering scuba certification training at all levels, complete lines of top-quality equipment, Emergency First Response safety instruction, complete service,  air and Nitrox fills, exotic dive travel adventures, and Monterey Bay excursions. We believe that doing it right will earn your business again and again.

Our SCUBA equipment experts are all divers with expertise in many diving specialties including:

  • Cold-water diving
  • Deep diving
  • Nitrox
  • Spearfishing
  • Underwater photography
  • Underwater lighting systems
  • Dive travel

We not only provide the equipment, we help you set it up, adjust it to fit, and provide special training in its use as needed! We sell equipment from dozens of manufacturers.

Welcome To Aqua Safaris Scuba Center

Check out one of our classes, rent some of our equipment or go on a dive trip with us!

1- 831-479-4FUN (4386)
Store Hours:
10A.M. to 6P.M. 7 days/week