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Aqaba International Dive Center

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King Hussein Street | Opposit Royal Yacht Club & McDonal rest, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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Beautiful shore diving and good price

We dove both the Cedar Pride and Japanese Gardens in one afternoon. Really enjoyed diving from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarfe1
via mobile
Perfect Dive 👌

It was our second dive (the first was in Philippines) and it was more than we expected ! Red sea is... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Hebbinckuys M
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The owner, Ahmad, is the first dive instructor in Jordan. His first training was by the British Navy in 1964. We are always willing to give you the best in regards to comfort, quality, safety and flexibility, accompanied by a traditional warm...more
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King Hussein Street | Opposit Royal Yacht Club & McDonal rest, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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"felt totally safe"
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"underwater photographer"
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"awesome diving"
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"diving spots"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dove both the Cedar Pride and Japanese Gardens in one afternoon. Really enjoyed diving from shore with just the two of us and a dive master instead of the usual large group from a boat. Both dives were impressive with lots of fish, corals...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It was our second dive (the first was in Philippines) and it was more than we expected ! Red sea is an aquarium, so clear and full of fish. Mahel, our instructor, was friendly, peaceful & profesional. He made everything to give us the best....More

Thank Hebbinckuys M
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diveaqaba, General Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you so much and we hope to see you again

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Serious and welcoming dive center ! We did 3 dives with this dive center in two days and everything went very well. Maher is a very nice teacher and guide, very friendly, reassuring and helpful ! Thank you again :) And the plus : we...More

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diveaqaba, General Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Maher told me about the turtle and he said thats its really big one . im happy that you enjoy diving with us

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Both me and wife are not very confident swimmers but wanted to give diving a shot. We had a conversation with Mohammed and he promptly gave us a slot for the morning to do a discovery dive near Japanese gardens site. The prices were good...More

Thank guptam1010
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diveaqaba, General Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you and we hope to see u again in aqaba

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I am greatly pleased to tell you all how much I enjoyed my diving with these guys. They’re very professional and friendly and a ton of fun outside and in the water. Prices are much less than other dive centres. I did 2 dives from...More

Thank Martin S
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diveaqaba, General Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Hi Martin we are so happy that you enjoy diving with us hope to see you again

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience diving under the care of this center. The instructor Mr Maher was especially helphul, providing copious personal attention to each diver and also took amazing photos that were complimentary too;)))

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

the owner and instructor are very professional and nice! Also the price is very reasonable. I and my friend are ry enjoying diving with them! highly recommend !

Thank Wen T
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

The center was recommended by a friend. The staff was extremly friendly and helpful. Guide Maher was attending and knows his sport very well (and mkes the best tea on the beach). I felt safe during the entire time (2 dives, ca. 20 metres). Prices...More

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diveaqaba, Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful words

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

I had the opportunity to dive twice in Aqaba with a great team of passionate and honest divers : Maher and Mohamed. They were very friendly and had a lot of stories and jokes to tell! Their equipments are safe and they are very professional....More

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diveaqaba, Manager at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you and hope to see you soon

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

My dad and I spent 3 weeks traveling in Jordan and Egypt. Scuba diving in Aqaba was one of my top 3 overall experiences, accompanied by (#1) our overnight, Bedouin-guided visit to Wadi Rum Desert & (#2) our self-guided day trip to Petra. We were...More

Thank Kate S
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diveaqaba, Owner at Aqaba International Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you so much for your nice comments ,i appreciate and hope to see you again you and your father

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2WallysPL
24 March 2017|
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Response from AqabaInternational | Property representative |
Dear Andrew Thanks for mail . So simple and easy. All dive sites in Aqaba are very close to shore line and easy to access with shaded seats, shower/toilets and snack bars . She can enjoy sea over view at the shaded seats... More
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mariyat88
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Response from Peterg_be_12 | Reviewed this property |
if you can swim and have no claustrophobia or fear of water, basic snorkeling always is possible. Also a discovery of Scuba diving is very well possible. As long as you keep breathing nothing can go wrong. I can strongly... More
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