Scuba Diving in Seychelles
The Seychelles is one of the most incredible and beautiful places to go diving in the world. Based on a tropical Island, next to a picture postcard beach, you will get to go diving with well respected centres on the Island. Whether you are a complete beginner, or already have a qualification there are dive trips which will appeal to you.
Best Time to Go Diving in the Seychelles
There is no best time of the year to book a dive course in the Seychelles - this country is good all year round. You can expect water temperatures to be between 25°C and 30°C every month. Generally water visibility is best from March – May where you can see in excess of 30m. Usually you will have to watch the weather from December to January because cyclones can strike the region during this period but most dive sites are rarely impacted.
Best Dive Sites in the Seycelles
- The Brissare Rocks
- The Fishermen's Cove Reef
- The Shark Bank
- Therese Island
- The Trompeuse Rocks
- The Vista Bay Rocks
There are so many different marine animals you will get to see when diving in the Seychelles including hawksbill turtles, barracuda, giant grouper, reef sharks, hawksbill turtles, lion fish, manta rays, napoleon wrasse, ribbon-tailed stingray, silvertip sharks, soldierfish, spiny lobster and also whale shark during some times of the year.
Scuba Diving Internships in the Seychelles
Scuba dive internships in the Seychelles + the chance to open up and lead a marine conservation based project leading to certification by the Seychelles ministry of Environment and education. You will have the opportunity to open up and lead your own conservation based programme with your fellow interns leading to certification by the Ministry of Environment and Education.
PADI Open Water, Advanced Open Water and Rescue Diver Course + the chance to open up and lead a marine conservation based programme leading to certification by the Seychelles ministry of Environment and Education. Perfect for those wishing for the first time to experience what the underwater world has to offer. Students will start their PADI diving course from Open Water all the way up to Rescue diver. On the way you will gain valuable diving experience, help assist around the daily running of the dive centre and have the chance to open up and lead your own conservation based programme with your fellow interns leading to certification by the Ministry of Environment and Education.
PADI Divemaster Internship + the chance to open up and lead a marine conservation based programme leading to certification by the Seychelles ministry of Environment and Education 2 months internship phase. The Divemaster Internship is a fun and challenging achievement. You will learn everything from the daily running of the Dive Centre, Dive preperation and setup, learn your way around the dive boats-assist where needed, assisting Instructors with student divers in training and much much more.
What is Included
- 2 month Dive internship at one of the few top 5* Dive Centres on Mahe Island
- Dive Master Course/or Open Water
- Rescue Course
- Certification by Ministry of Environment and Education for Conservation based programme