Ypsylon Diving Centre Nilaveli

Just 10 minutes away from the shore you can explore more than 100 different creatures in the sea. Colourful hard and soft corals forming a reef, the habitat of lots of coral fish, lobster, moray eel, rays, octopus etc. Ideal for beginners in shallow water around Pigeon Island, as well as for experienced divers at a wreck or swami rock. For non divers we offer Snorkelling, Kayaking, Banana boat rides, Body Boards and more for rent.

Single Dive With Own equipment 5000LKR
Single Dive  With Our equipment 6000LKR
Two Dives  With Own equipment 10,000LKR
Two Dives With Our equipment 12,000LKR
10 dive package Own equipment 45,000LKR
10 dive package Our equipment 54,000LKR
Night dive Own equipment 7000LKR
Night dive Our equipment 8000LKR
Pool refresher dive (Check Dive) 2500LKR
Pool try dive (10 years onwards)
Bubble Maker (8 years onwards) 8000LKR
Discover Scuba Diving
Pool, theory lesson, 1 ocean dive
Scuba Diver 
Theory, Pool lessons,
2 ocean dives (Max 12m),
38000LKR – SSI 45000LKR – PADI
Open Water Diver  
Theory, Pool lessons, 4 ocean dives      (max 18m), Exam, Certificate
55000LKR – SSI 62000LKR – PADI
Advanced Open water Diver 
Theory, 5 ocean dives
53000LKR – PADI
Referral Open Water Diver (Theory and confined water complete) 38000LKR – PADI and SSI
Open Water Diver (eLearning/theory completed online) 45000LKR – PADI and SSI
Advanced Open Water Diver  (eLearning/theory completed online) 42000LKR – PADI
Rescue Diver, Dive Master, and Specialties
On request
Whale and dolphin watching On request

We offer diver certifications through both SSI and PADI

  • If entering pigeon island park extra charges have to be beard
  • Please pay for your diving and/or water sports on arrival. We accept Visa, Mastercard, UnionPay, local and major foreign currencies (credit cards +3%).
Water Sports
Mask, Snorkel and fins (1 Hr) 800LKR
Jetski Ride (15mins) 4500LKR
Banana Boat Ride (1km, Min. 4 people) 1000LKR pp
Kayak (1 Hr) 1500LKR
Bodyboard (1 Hr) 500LKR
Tube Ride (1km, Max. 2 people) 2500LKR

    We are situated on the beachfront of  Beruwala beach close to Bentota. Our facilities allow us to arrange dive trips for groups up to 10 people with all required diving equipment rental. We have 12 different dive sites available in our area including 2 ship wrecks. Marvin - the owner of our dive center has about 10 years diving experience in this area. Our main goal is to provide unforgettable holiday experience underwater  by guiding you through the best places in our region. Let us know if you need any assistance in making your diving arrangements.