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Dive Timor Lorosae

#1 of 10 Tours in Dili
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Great padi course

Thanks Francisco for a great few days, especially enjoyed the Dugong! First ever time diving... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Awesome experience!!!

Got certified with instructor Francisco Mesina who was great! His sense of humor makes the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elizabeth F
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Dive Timor Lorosae is Timor Leste's premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre. Diving Timor Leste since 2000 and offering a full range of friendly and professional PADI dive courses and daily diving trips on the beautiful tropical coral reefs that...more
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Avenida De Portugal | Kampung Alor, Dili, East Timor
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thanks Francisco for a great few days, especially enjoyed the Dugong! First ever time diving, well worth it!

Thank Meg060
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Got certified with instructor Francisco Mesina who was great! His sense of humor makes the experience much less nerve wracking and a lot of fun. The dive sites are beautiful and the instruction is comprehensive. I learned everything I needed to learn and had fun...More

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fun, friendly and really accommodating staff! Francisco was a fantastic instructor and really knew how to put everyone at their ease! Definitely coming back for more amazing diving experiences!

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Australian high school group of 3 staff members and 10 students just got back from a memorable 1/2 Day snorkel trip with Dive Timor Lorasae. We had been teaching English in our friendship schools in Viqueque for a week and decided that a trip...More

Thank Jegro5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dive Timor has great equipment and friendly dive guides! Went for a couple of fun dives and had so much fun! They have dive trips to Atauro and also go everywhere around Dili!

Thank Estel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Completed 5 days of double dives and 1 night dive. Dive set-up is perfect and as were our guides Francisco and Chris who always made you feel at ease. The entire dive shop staff were very friendly and ready to assist/help with any issues. We...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We heard good things about diving in Timor Leste and we weren't disappointed. Dive Timor Lorosae were very accommodating with our last minute decision to dive including one of us completing a PADI open water qualification. The course was delivered in a friendly and professional...More

Thank Lloyd B
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Looking for variety, colour, critters and fish? Somewhere not crowded for shore or boat dives? Everything from walls, pinnacles, sandy bottoms to muck dives. Then Dive Timor Lorosae DTL may be the answer for you and has enticed us back for repeated visits. Clean comfortable...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Dive Timor Lorosae (DTL) is most probably our closest Dive Centre in relation to Darwin and it certainly ensures us a perfect week of R&R whenever we can get away. Great staff (Virginie and Francisco et al) who are so attentive and accomodating. They have...More

1  Thank keiths397
Reviewed 16 May 2018

When we thought about visiting Timor - Leste and saw how scuba diving is one of the best in the world in Timor - Leste, we set out to look for a dive shop. There are about 3-4 on the whole island. We chose Dive...More

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Naomi S
6 December 2016|
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Response from FranciscoDTL | Property representative |
Hi Naomi. Thanks for your question and your interest to come and dive in Timor. As Rob and David above said, we dive all year around and even in the rainy season visibility can be surprisingly good at exception of a few... More
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Harish A
16 November 2016|
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Response from FranciscoDTL | Property representative |
Hello Harish A. Thanks for your message. The PADI Open Water Diver course usually takes 3-4 days and can be at flexible times and days that fit your schedule. The course consists of some self study that involves watching... More
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376atawhai
25 June 2016|
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Both are great here. There are beach dives near to Dili and boat diving is great also.
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