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International Diving School

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Address: Coral Sands Hotel, Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: +94 71 725 1024
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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International Diving School, the premier diving school in Sri Lanka offers...

International Diving School, the premier diving school in Sri Lanka offers diving experiences and certification at its centers in Hikkaduwa and Trincomalee.

October to April - Hikkaduwa (Diving Only)

May to September - Trincomalee (Diving & Water Sports)

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Best diving center in the city

I did my PADI advanced course there and had the best time! The divemaster Sachin and the rest of the crew are extremely friendly and very professional. The diving gear are all in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed today
Ahmad N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I did my PADI advanced course there and had the best time! The divemaster Sachin and the rest of the crew are extremely friendly and very professional. The diving gear are all in great condition. All in all it is a highly recommended place for all kinds of diving!

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Thank Ahmad N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I did my PADI advanced Open water certification at this center. And i can say with great confidence that this was the best dive center i have visited throughout my diving experiences around the world. Sachin (dive instructor) and his colleagues where fully experienced, helpful and attentive. They made the challenging dives so much fun and rewarding. The equipment where... More 

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1 Thank Saif S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I hadn't dived for 5.5 years since doing my open water. I did a refresher course and two dives with Ishan. The refresher course was good value and brought me right up to speed. The dives were well run, my dive buddy had a problem with her ears and was unable to go down deep. Ishan was attentive but also... More 

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Thank Anthony W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great scuba diving here - I've only done a few dives with my open water license but the dive masters were really friendly, helpful and professional. They told us about the dive sites, helped me put everything together when I wasn't familiar with some of the equipment or rolling backwards out of a boat. Did two boat dives with them,... More 

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Thank AnishaEllen
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Really friendly people, great at conversations and really knowledgeable about their stuff, would really recommend this place

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1 Thank NadinDLufy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

we took a beginner course and had a great experience. good quality equipments. great people. great place. staff was very friendly. hey were working hard to meet every customers needs. So if youre lookig for a diving experience don't hesitate to contact them!

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2 Thank Mahela P
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed 4 days in Trincomalee, and we decided to take de PADI. Sachin was a great teacher. The staff was very friendly, and they were working hard to meet every customers needs. So if youre lookig for a diving experience don't hesitate to contact them!

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1 Thank aida1707x
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Located in the grounds of the Pigeon Island Beach Resort this dive centre is open for the April-October season on the East coast of the Sri Lanka. I had planned to dive while visiting the area and thought I might as well give the "in-house" dive centre a try. As it was still low season I was the only diver... More 

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1 Thank TravellingManOz
Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

The specialists of the highest class! Cool guys, know their stuff. It was very fun) I Recommend! We will come again. And special thanks for the Cup of delicious Ceylon tea)

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Stayed in Hikkaduwa for over a month and dove and photographed the diving here with International Diving School through. I couldnt say anything other than that this exceeded my every expectations. This is a very warm and welcoming place with very friendly staff that works hard too meet every customers needs. So no matter if youre looking for a fundive... More 

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