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Address: | No. 126 Kapparathota, Near Bay Beach Hotel, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 785 0372
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We offer PADI Scuba Diving courses from Open Water Diver to Dive master. Or...

We offer PADI Scuba Diving courses from Open Water Diver to Dive master. Or try Discover Scuba Diving if you never dived before.

Certified trainers of SCUBA & PADI Diving based in Weligama from October to April and in Trincomalee from May to October , Sri Lanka. In Weligama we Near Bay Beach Weligama.

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It is a good place to do a padi certification. The instructors are professional, friendly and very helpful. You dive in small groups and it is mot too crowded. Dive spots like... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Tirol, Austria
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Tirol, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It is a good place to do a padi certification. The instructors are professional, friendly and very helpful. You dive in small groups and it is mot too crowded. Dive spots like Noisy Rock, Dispa Rock and Yala Rock are reachable by a short 15 minute boat ride. I saw there a lot of rocks, some caves, anglefishes, linefishes, lionfishes,... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are not certified so we chose the Discover Scuba class. After the obligatory video and brief lecture, we got excellent hands-on practice in the cove, returned to the shop for a bit more discussion and refreshments, and then did a 45-minute dive to 12 meters where we saw plenty of fish despite turbulent water and got a good feel... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great dive centre with awesome, attentive staff. We did two fun dives in a small group that were great value with all top quality gear and guide included in the price. The boat rides to the sites were short and comfortable. The marine life was diverse with interesting swim throughs and 30°C water temp. Free biscuits, fruit, water and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I did 8 dives at The dive center In january. The staff is very Nice and The atmosphere is very laidback and cozy! Cheap diving! Good dive equitment. And fine dive sites. Dived at The same site 4 times though.. But Hey! Diving is awesome so who really gives a damn...;-) My best recommendations to this place! - Thomas Denmark

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We did snorkeling for more than one hour starting at fisherman harbour across riff. We saw some interesting fishs. The highlight: two different huge turtles and we could swam with!!! And we saw diving fisherman that showed us there haul! Many thanks to the best guide ever Mr. Shanu!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

My partner and I got our PADI open water diving done from them. The instructors are really sweet, patient (I needed someone with a lot of patience because I was super unsure and panicking the first few times).. The staff is super friendly and helpful as well. They make you feel really comfortable and answer all your questions and make... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Best PADI (real PADI!!) dive school in the region. Super friendly DM's and a caring owner. Dive sites are beautiful, plenty of turtles, great kit and hard working staff who deal with your equipment which is always nice when on holiday! Highly recommend whatever level of diving.

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Henfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Three divers all qualified and I am PADI dm This firstly is a real PADI centre unlike all the others in Sri Lanka that call themselves PADI. Not quite up to the order of things you would find in Europe but nonetheless less more than helpful. Kit and safety all excellent, boat basic but ideal for reef diving but the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very good dive center if you are planing to dive in south of Sri Lanka. Equipment is nice and the place is great. Very good atmosphere and Thami, the owner, is a great guy. Very helpfull and wellcoming. Dive boat is confortable and the dive site very close. Don't expect the same live and coral formations than in the Maldives,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our dive so much on Christmas Day that we came back for more on Boxing Day. They were very accomodating given plenty of people arrived without notice. Dive Instructors were very experienced and they mixed up the dive spots.

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