About us

Subnauta Diving Centre with the license nember 34/2007 granted by General Directorate of Tourism, has licensing for School and Dive Operator by the Portuguese Sports Institute.


Subnauta divers team

We are a group of divers

With several cumulated years of recreational and technical diving, seamanship and business management experience. All of us, investors and employees, are part of a project that we make ours. We are committed and determined to make this project a success by offering high quality and safe diving services, protecting our natural assets (flora and fauna), creating jobs and profitable revenues; and promoting the tourism in the Algarve.

We have chosen the Algarve

We have chosen the Algarve

In particular the western part, to develop our practice due to the excellent diving conditions, quality of infrastructure and local governmen's dynamic promotion of tourism in the region. In addition to our desire to serve local divers, it is also our objective to promote all year around tourism, taking advantage of the outstanding diving conditions for the most part of the year to attract Northern European divers.

Subnauta project

Subnauta project

Was founded with the aim of providing a unique Dive Centre in the Portuguese diving market. It is an ambitious project carried out by divers for divers. It offers a range of services that allows safer, more comfortable and higher quality dives. We offer innovative services with technically advanced diving equipment, boats and support to promote our cultural assets and underwater flora and fauna.

Subnauta - Our Mission

Our Mission

"Our mission is to train and serve divers and explore the underwater coast of the Algarve, with care, comfort, safety and quality."

Subnauta - Our Vision

Our Vision

"Is to be the Portuguese dive centre with the best diving and seamanship training, best range of services, best professionals, best diving equipment, best technology, providing top quality services to divers, protecting and preserving our natural assets."

Subnauta - Our Values

Our Values

"The values that drive our business and behavior are as follows:"


  • Honor commitments;
  • Assume responsibilities;
  • Treat clients, co-workers and partners with respect.
Subnauta - Quality and Excellence

Quality and Excellence

  • Provide quality services efficiently;
  • Foster the continuous improvement of services;
  • Excel at everything we do;
  • Never compromise quality.
Subnauta - Protect the Environment

Protect the Environment

  • Protect and preserve the environment, natural assets and underwater flora and fauna;
  • Educate, inform and Invest to promote and protect the environment.
Subnauta - Best People

Best People

  • Attract, train and retain the best professionals;
  • Foster involvement in the decision making process and firm management;
  • Reward based on performance; and Offer the best training.
Subnauta - Leadership


To be leader in all aspects of our business:

  • Quality, safety, comfort, services, technology, diving equipment, training, people and profitability.
Subnauta - Safety


  • Provide quality services safely;
  • Make the right decision not the easiest;
  • Never compromise safety.
Subnauta - Clients Expectation

Clients Expectation

  • Understand and meet client needs;
  • Seek client satisfaction and exceed expectations;
  • Serve with quality, safely and care;
  • Foster retention and repeat business.
  • Mapa Novo

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SUBNAUTA – Comércio e Aluguer de Embarcações e Artigos Náuticos, SA
Rua Eng. José Bívar Edificio Scorpius - Loja B 8500-806  Portimão,  Algarve,  Portugal.
  info@subnauta.pt | Tel.: +351 93 557 7001 | +351 93 557 7002 | www.subnauta.pt

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