Try Scuba Diving on your vacation in Pattaya!
If you never dive before and want to try scuba diving for the first time, PADI have a program called a “DSD” – Discover Scuba Diving. This exciting experience involves familiarity with scuba equipment, personal instruction by PADI Dive Professional, 2 dives on the wonderful reefs that we have here in Pattaya.
This program let’s you safely view the underwater world and do not require ability to swim. You learn the basics of scuba diving and your skills and cost of the program could be used as a credit towards your PADI Open Water Diver course.
Please notify instructor if you want to continue your dive education after taking DSD. He will explain you procedure and limitations.
Mermaids Dive Center have introduced many people to the underwater world via the Discover Scuba Diving program. So here’s your chance. As soon as you Try Scuba Diving, you may be on your way to an internationally recognized certification.
Discover Scuba Diving cost 4,000 baht all-inclusive with hotel pickup and drop off, services of PADI Dive Instructor, training exercises, 2 discovery dives, full set of equipment and lunch. Vegetarian meals available upon request. Rental underwater camera is 500 baht. We will save all your photos and videos on a DVD for you when you get back to shop.
Discover Scuba Diving Schedule
This one-day dive experience designed for those who want to try scuba diving prior to taking a dive training course. Perhaps even for those who don’t have the time to take a course but still wish to experience the underwater world, the beautiful corals, fish and islands here in Thailand.
This program is conducted over one full day. The first dive starts in shallow ocean water where you will learn some basic skills to enhance your enjoyment before going on a supervised dive with a PADI instructor. After lunch you’ll go off for another pleasure dive, no skills to learn this time, and get to share the sea with such creatures as turtles, eels, nocturnal harmless sharks and thousands of fish. The maximum depth for this each dive is 12 meters.
With advance notice, we can take you to a swimming pool on the day prior to your dives and learn the skills and therefore make for a more relaxing day for your ocean dives.
How to Book Your Discover Scuba Trip
As long as you physically fit to dive there is no matter on the size, shape or age.
Important: We pride ourselves on the provision of first class and safe training and as such require you to complete Medical Statement form to ensure that you are medically fit to dive. Please read this medical statement and make sure you are safe to dive before attending DSD program.
If you feel that scuba diving is for you but never had the opportunity to try diving – let us show you what you are missing diving here in Pattaya.
We have DSD programs every day. Please contact us a at least a day before your DSD trip with your hotel details and telephone number to arrange hotel pickup. We pick up our customers for free at 8:00 am in Pattaya and Jomtien Beach area. You should return to your hotel by 5:00 pm from our 2-dive day under supervision of fully trained PADI Professional Dive Instructor.
Please be advised that you cannot fly for at least 18 hours after diving.