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Discover Scuba Dive

By Trinco Bay Dive centre


Less than 1 day
Private trip
If you’ve always wanted to try scuba diving, but don’t want to commit to the full PADI Open Water certification then this is for you! The professional team of international PADI instructors introduces you to the equipment in the swimming pool, before taking you on your first underwater adventure! In the ocean, you can admire the wonderfully diverse marine life, and if you’re lucky – maybe even a giant but peaceful whale shark!
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What's included

US$ 70 12,727.44 LKR per person
  • Divemaster or Instructors fee
  • Theory and confined water training
  • Dive equipment (including tank and weights)
  • Return boat transfer from the harbor to dive sites
  • Light Refreshments
  • Accommodation
  • Food
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Meeting details
Trinco Bay Dive Centre, No. 41 Alles Garden. Uppuveli, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka.
Other Notes

The recommended time to start is 08:30 am, however, the guests may arrive later too as per their convenience.


Trips available daily
Mar 02
Mar 03
Mar 04
Mar 05
Mar 06
Mar 07
Bookings should be made at least 3 days in advance. View the full calendar to request other dates.


Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Trincomalee dive centre - Trincomalee dive sites - Trincomalee dive centre
Trincomalee dive centre - Trincomalee dive sites - Trincomalee dive centre

You will learn theory, skill and gear introduction, practice confined water training, Go for your first dive underwater !!!

  • 08:30 am: Meet at the Dive shop.
  • You will watch a 30-min digital video material of Risk Awareness and Introduction to Scuba diving.
  • Later proceed for the Confined water session at a calm dive site that they use as a training site.
  • An instructor will be there to assist you to prepare and also practice underwater skills.
  • Later head to the dive site, 20-min by boat
  • Dive underwater, the instructors or divemaster will be there to ensure your safety. The duration of dive depends on your breathing skills underwater, usually, first-timers dive for 40 to 45 mins.
  • 12:00 to 12:30 pm: Return to the dive centre by boat.

Meet your guide

Trinco Bay Dive centre

Trincomalee Bay Dive Center was established in 2013 by Thaminda K.Kumara, an IDC Staff Instructor since 2014. With 20 years’ experience working in the dive industry, he has built up a great reputation for safety and professionalism in Sri Lanka and the greater diving community, operating dive shops in both Weligama and Trincomalee. Sahan Damayantha, Thaminda’s nephew, is currently managing both dive shops, as well as working as a PADI OWSI instructor. They both currently operate two PADI 5 Stars Dive Resorts in Sri Lanka.
Fluent English, Chinese, Italian, German, French

Trinco Bay Dive centre Policies

Strict Cancellation Policy
As Trinco Bay Dive centre pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, you can only cancel for free within 24 hours of your booking, provided that this is at least 2 weeks before your trip starts.
Change of Date
You may also change your trip date once up to 3 days before your trip starts. Any date change are subject to availability.

Other Things to Know

Packing list for the trip
Dry Bag
Sunscreen (LOTS of sunscreen with Zinc!)
Swimming suit
Water Bottle
Pre-Requisites for The Trip

Minimum 12 years old. Basic swimming skills required or one must be comfortable in water.

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