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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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09:00 - 17:00
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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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Great scuba diving!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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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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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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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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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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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 2 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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Holsbeek, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

My wife and I are experienced divers with dives in more than 20 different countries (in both warm and cold waters). We stumbled upon this dive centre more or less by accident and enjoyed diving with them. They run a professional operation with a fun, laidback atmosphere and they're a fun bunch to dive with. The equipment is heavily used... More 

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Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Recommend!!! My husband and I love it! Only the most positive emotions that will be remembered for a very long time! Thanks to the instructors for their excellent work) the Friendly guys at training all lucidly and clearly explained. You make a great team! See you later! All the advice !

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Now, granted it was my first ever dive but it was still a very positive experience. The guys were relaxed and friendly but still professional and the equipment was in good shape. We got an intro lesson and dive in the shallow plus an hour dive around the corals for $75 American. We were told there may be turtles and... More 

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