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Aqaba International Dive Center

#3 of 50 Tours in Aqaba Features Animals
King Hussein Street | Opposit Royal Yacht Club & McDonal rest, Aqaba 77110, Jordan
+962 7 9694 9082
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Definitely recommended! Fun and educational, thank you Mario. I'm booking for the advanced course... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George T
Amman, Irbid, Jordan
via mobile
Beautiful diving weekend with Mario!

My friend and I have just completed our scuba diving certification in aqaba, and had the most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George K
via mobile
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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 via mobile

Definitely recommended! Fun and educational, thank you Mario. I'm booking for the advanced course, see you soon.

Thank George T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I have just completed our scuba diving certification in aqaba, and had the most wonderful experience with Mohammad, the owner, and his incredible instructor Mario. Starting with our first call, Mohammad was both professional and easy to deal with. Once in aqaba,...More

2  Thank George K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my three children who had dived only twice before (and a long time ago). Mohamed explained well and secured them to go diving, taking good care of them when they had some difficulties with their ears. For the second dive, they managed...More

1  Thank Gcmarhic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself came to the shop to borrow snorkeling equipment. However we then ended up going for our first diving experience with Mario after he offered it as an alternative in a very nice, not at all "pushy" way. This was the best...More

2  Thank Dimitrij L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Mario for a great training. I felt your commitment and your kindness. It was spectacular! Thank you. Guy

1  Thank Guy N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and myself enjoyed 2 dives with our instructor Mohamed. it's absolutely brilliant. We never dive before, everything was new to us. Mohamed provided all the details / instructions before and during the dive. guided us extremely well under the sea. We really want...More

Thank luuuluuu82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to two of the most beautiful dive spots in aqaba - cedar pride and the japanese garden - and the instructor made the trip even more worthwile. He was laidback, knew exactly what he was doing and everything went smooth. Falafel as lunch...More

Thank otterdaniel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just did two dives and they were wonderful! We had Mohamed as our guide and he was relaxed, paid good attention to us, made pictures of us. It was a wonderful experience in Aqaba.

Thank Faw B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I did four dives over two days here. Dived with Bruno who was chilled out and very helpful, definitely a great dive partner. The owner Mohamed was also a good guy and knows his stuff. I dived here after emailing a few centers and the...More

1  Thank Goguy2014
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Spent several days with Mario completing the Open Water Course. Mario was very patient with this old man and his teenage boys. Quickly responded to questions and greatly accommodating. Excellent experience. Will go back for additional dives and courses.

2  Thank lores76
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Questions & Answers
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
27 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