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Aqaba International Dive Center

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King Hussein Street | Opposit Royal Yacht Club & McDonal rest, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 7 9694 9082
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A great diving experience and reasonable value for money.

Great solo diving trip to see coral along the Aqaba coastline. If I had time, I would've loved to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel R
Superb dives in Aqaba with Turky

We had two incredible dives with Turky. The red sea itself doesn't need more positive feedback... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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In 1964 Ahmed Qatawneh became the first Jordanian diver and in 1975 he became the first Jordanian Diving Instructor. In 1998 he established the Aqaba International Dive Center. Now in the hands of his son Mohamed we have a family run Dive Center offering diving courses to certify beginners as well as higher certification levels of PADI & SSI. We are still one of the best Dive Centers in Aqaba guiding and supervising certified and non-certified divers to the best dive sites that Aqaba has to offer. Our priority is to provide fun filled dives with above all strict safety precursors. Your money is not our main goal, it is your wide smile at the end of our dives together which is what we love to see. Our prices are always acceptable and suitable for all standards of a diver’s budget. We invite you to come and dive in one of the longest running Dive Centers in Aqaba and write on this website about your wonderful experiences in our humble Dive Centre. We hope to see you soon and we wish you a beautiful stay in Aqaba!
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King Hussein Street | Opposit Royal Yacht Club & McDonal rest, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 7 9694 9082
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great solo diving trip to see coral along the Aqaba coastline. If I had time, I would've loved to try the more advanced dives they offer such as the Sunken Ship. Guide was great, despite the language barrier and I felt totally safe at every...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had two incredible dives with Turky. The red sea itself doesn't need more positive feedback but Turky made it even more special and fun by showing us the details of the diving spots and optimising for extra time enjoying the superb corals. The gear...More

Thank hhwwpp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before we got to Aqaba we contacted Aqaba International Dive Centre, and Mohammed was extremely responsive, getting back with reasonable price quotes and confirming we could use them to dive. The instructors Alex and Turky were great fun, which, along with the fact the diving...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did 2 dives with this dive center and that was great ! Our diving instructor, Turky, was really kind and helpful ! He took the time to show us all the good spots with long dives. We really enjoyed it!

Thank clarav24
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Made a few fun dives with Turk. He was fabulous as we explored the 7 Sisters, Tank, and the new C130. Great pricing and people. Will be back.

1  Thank lores76
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I recommend this diving center, they are very professional, affordable price, and the diving spots were really nice (wreck ship and Japanese garden) I guess for me as a woman traveling alone in Jordan, you need a place that you feel all its going to...More

Thank Goldie A
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Extremely nice and competent staff. Just looking forward to coming back!! Cannot say more!! Thanks again for your warm welcome and our two fantastic dives

Thank benben738836
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went diving at the Cedar Pride (wreck) and Japanese Garden from the shore, both wonderful to see. With my PADI Open Water I could join the group right away the same morning when visting the center. The guys are very friendly and helpful, and the...More

1  Thank Jasper A
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I had a lot of fun completing the PADI Sidemount Spec course with Mario this weekend. Although it took me a bit of time to set up my equipment and adjust it to suit me best for the first two dives, but with his patience...More

1  Thank Fadistleel
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I've been to Aqaba in September and did two dives with Mohammed at the tank. The equipment was modern and in good condition. When I had problems with my own mask, he could replace it with one of his own for my second dive, which...More

Thank Samira A
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24 March 2017|
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Response from AqabaInternational | Property representative |
Dear Andrew Thanks for mail . So simple and easy. All dive sites in Aqaba are very close to shore line and easy to access with shaded seats, shower/toilets and snack bars . She can enjoy sea over view at the shaded seats... More
26 August 2015|
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Response from Peterg_be_12 | Reviewed this property |
if you can swim and have no claustrophobia or fear of water, basic snorkeling always is possible. Also a discovery of Scuba diving is very well possible. As long as you keep breathing nothing can go wrong. I can strongly... More