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We would like to introduce you to the wonders of our beautiful Kenyan Coral Reefs, complete with turtle‘s, dolphins and the largest fish in the ocean ‘the Whale shark’

Come and explore with our multinational highly experienced dive team, dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable dive experience whether you are a Beginner or an experienced diver – We have dive sites to suit all.

We view our dive team as Reef guardians who are not only there for your safety but also for the continued sustainability of the fragile ecosystem – we are re to ensure that you can enjoy to the upmost what our Reefs can reveal.


Ocean Encounters Diving Centre

Karibu Sana to Ocean Encounters Diving Centre a newly formed diving company on the south coast of Mombasa bringing together over 40 years of dive experience on the Kenya fringing reef system.

We are a small, highly experienced, professional friendly team, who all share a common view of the diving that we undertake, we are all focused on making sure that you have a fantastic memorable time in absolute safety.

Our diving practices and codes of conduct along with our boats adhere to stringent European/UK safety rules and regulations ensuring the utmost safety for all.

We have ongoing and evolving environmental policies and see ourselves as reef guardians who not only enter this fragile environment to see the wonders that it hold but also make sure that we create a sustainable diver package.

We include within our packages marine biology and conservation briefings which are optional but are available to all either on a 1-1 basis or groups at a time to suit.

Indian Ocean – why dive in Kenya?

From unexplored sites to easily accessible undersea gardens of coral, schools of fish to breaching whales, friendly dolphins to endangered turtles, incredible caves to mysterious wrecks, diving in Kenya has it all.

The warmest ocean in the world, with 746 different species of coral reef fish, including the world’s largest fish, the whale shark, and the prehistoric coelacanth – the critically endangered “dinosaur of the ocean.” All five sea turtle species of the Indian Ocean – the green turtle, hawksbill, olive ridley, loggerhead and leatherback can be found along the Kenyan coast along with 34 species of marine mammals which include migrating whales ( sperm whale, humpback whale, Bryde’s whale, minke whale, killer whale , melon-headed whale) and resident populations of Dolphins : bottlenose , common , humpback, spinner, spotted, Fraser’s, Risso’s and the striped dolphin have all been sighted, as has the critically endangered dugong dugong. 200 species of coral from 55 genra have been recorded giving a diverse and rich coral reef experience in Kenya.

The weather is consistently warm and sunny, with excellent water temperature and visibility that makes for great diving conditions.

Course: inclusive teaching material and certificate

PADI Bubble Maker for Kids — 65,- €

(Pool lesson from 8 years on)

Fun Dive —95,- €

(1x Pool, one shallow water dive)

PADI Scuba Diver —  215,- €

(3 module Theory and Pool; 2 dives)

PADI Open Water Diver —410,- €

(5 module Theory and Pool; 4 dives)

Referral from Scuba Diver to Open Water Diver —210,- €

(Theory, Pool and 2 training dives)

Referral only Open Water Diver —270,- €

(4x training dives)

PADI Advanced OWD Course —370,- €

(Theory, 5x training dives)

PADI Adventure Diver Course —255,- €

(Theory, 3x training dives)

EFR- Course  —105,- €

PADI Rescue Course —520,- €

PADI Speciality Course on request

(Deep, Night, Underwater Photographer)

PADI Dive master on request

(The first step in the professional)

PADI Assistant Instructor on request

(Will be Assistant for Diving Education)

Training Dives with Instructor —85,- €

Dives: inclusive Tank, Weight & Boat Trip

Try Dive free

1 Dive rented equipment 50,- €

1 Dive own equipment 45,- €

2 Dive rented equipment 100,- €

2 Dive own equipment 90,- €

6 Dives rented equipment dive six – pay only five 250,- €

6 Dives own equipment dive six – pay only five 225,- €

10 Dives rented equipment dive ten – pay only eight 400,- €

10 Dives own equipment dive ten – pay only eight 360,- €

20 Dives rented equipment dive twenty – pay sixteen 800,- €

20 Dives own equipment dive twenty – pay sixteen 720,- €

(Price list from January 2012 – November 2012)


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