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Dive Timor Lorosae

#1 of 10 Tours in Dili
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Open today: 07:00 - 19:00
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Best place to stay and dive in Timor

Good professional dive center, offers both shore diving and boat trips to very good unspoiled... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard C
Great rescue course and diving at DTL!

This was my third time back staying and diving with Dive Timor Lorosae. We did our rescue course... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicholas L
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Dive Timor Lorosae is Timor Leste's premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre. Diving Timor Leste since 2000 and offering a full range of friendly and professional PADI dive courses and daily diving trips on the beautiful tropical coral reefs that...more
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Avenida De Portugal | Kampung Alor, Dili, East Timor
+670 7723 7092
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good professional dive center, offers both shore diving and boat trips to very good unspoiled reefs. Also has good, clean accomodation on site and the upstairs restaurant (Castaway) has great good and a good place for drinks. Thanks to all the staff, really enjoyed the...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting to Timor-Leste is easiest from Bali. We booked accommodation and diving with DTL, and were met at the airport and driven the short distance to the dive centre. Accommodation: Accommodation is clean and the air-con is surprisingly efficient. We stayed in Room F.Although it...More

Thank Lorna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my third time back staying and diving with Dive Timor Lorosae. We did our rescue course with Francisco who was an excellent instructor and we came out feeling like we were much safer divers, while having a lot of fun. Kayla also helped...More

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed and dived here for a week. The place was clean and comfortable with friendly staff.Great facilities. Do make use of the safes in the rooms as you are in a developing country. The diving was fantastic, equipment well maintained and in good condition....More

Thank macpeanuts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Francisco for a great few days, especially enjoyed the Dugong! First ever time diving, well worth it!

Thank Meg060
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Got certified with instructor Francisco Mesina who was great! His sense of humor makes the experience much less nerve wracking and a lot of fun. The dive sites are beautiful and the instruction is comprehensive. I learned everything I needed to learn and had fun...More

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fun, friendly and really accommodating staff! Francisco was a fantastic instructor and really knew how to put everyone at their ease! Definitely coming back for more amazing diving experiences!

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Our Australian high school group of 3 staff members and 10 students just got back from a memorable 1/2 Day snorkel trip with Dive Timor Lorasae. We had been teaching English in our friendship schools in Viqueque for a week and decided that a trip...More

Thank Jegro5
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Dive Timor has great equipment and friendly dive guides! Went for a couple of fun dives and had so much fun! They have dive trips to Atauro and also go everywhere around Dili!

Thank Estel M
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Completed 5 days of double dives and 1 night dive. Dive set-up is perfect and as were our guides Francisco and Chris who always made you feel at ease. The entire dive shop staff were very friendly and ready to assist/help with any issues. We...More

Thank Alan D
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Naomi S
6 December 2016|
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Response from FranciscoDTL | Property representative |
Hi Naomi. Thanks for your question and your interest to come and dive in Timor. As Rob and David above said, we dive all year around and even in the rainy season visibility can be surprisingly good at exception of a few... More
Harish A
16 November 2016|
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Response from FranciscoDTL | Property representative |
Hello Harish A. Thanks for your message. The PADI Open Water Diver course usually takes 3-4 days and can be at flexible times and days that fit your schedule. The course consists of some self study that involves watching... More
25 June 2016|
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Response from btriffitt | Reviewed this property |
Both are great here. There are beach dives near to Dili and boat diving is great also.