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International Diving School

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Address: Coral Sands Hotel, Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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+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 for Beginners and Certified Divers!

I did the discover scuba diving with 3 other friends here. We were all first timers, and had a great experience! The staff is very professional, and fun! The instructors are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I did the discover scuba diving with 3 other friends here. We were all first timers, and had a great experience! The staff is very professional, and fun! The instructors are friendly and make you feel at ease very quickly. I don't know how to swim properly, but they made me feel very comfortable at sea, so kudos to them!... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It had been several years since I had been diving and the team at International Diving School did a great job of refreshing me. My friend is a dive master and they were able to accommodate both of us and our varying skill levels. Sachin and staff were all amazing; super professional and friendly. They really went above and beyond;... More 

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Give, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 5 dives here in february. The visibility was not super, so We did not get the full pleasure of all the sites. The center is placed right at the beach and the staff is very friendly. We told the guides We wanted to see some special moray, so They tried really hard to fullfill our request. Best site... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed some great dives in Hikkaduwa, thanks to the International Diving School's very competent and friendly Team. Thank-you Sachin & crew, for making our diving holiday special!

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Thank George W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 4 dives with the guys from the dive center and we always felt completely save even though we only have 17 dives so far. TOP: * equipement * dive site explanation * experience of the dive masters / teachers * boat * safety We dived in small groups of 2 divers + one dive master, which is perfect.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Sachin and the whole team for our unforgettable diving experience in Hikkaduwa!! We had a really good time, highly recommend it and we will definitely come back to get our license!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner did our Open water padi here and the whole experiance was amazing and unforgetable. The team are friendly, helpful, professional and always in high spirits which made the entire time perfect. Sachin was our dive master; he was wonderful, rich with knowledge and had alot of patience with us! He gave us a free dive due... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I did the Padi Open Water diving course here under the guidance of Sachin. The material is in really good conditions and the staff is very friendly and welcoming. Moreover, my instructor was really professional and a patient teacher. Business seems to be running smoothly too! I was travelling solo and I met a lot of fun people here on... More 

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Thank Kiki K
Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very nice, competent and focused team. And patient :) The dive master always kept an eye on us and simultaneously looked out for special sightings to show us. Amazing dive spots - we saw a lot there!

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

My family and I spent about 6 days diving at Hikkaduwa with the International Diving School. I really wanted to thank Sachin and the team helping me successfully complete my AOWD and for an amazing experience: Well organized and secure diving at nice dive sites.

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