OUR story

about us

Con Dao Dive Center is a PADI Dive Center, providing diving and snorkeling, to all visitors to the island. We are a small independent company, created to meet the demand for a high level of service and professionalism in Scuba Diving. Operated by PADI professionals that have been diving the islands for over 8 years and with over 35 years of experience between them, we guarantee the highest standard of safety in diving and snorkeling experiences in Con Dao, Vietnam.

We pride ourselves on providing a unique diving and holiday experience for all visitors to Con Dao. Whether you are an experienced diver, beginner or just want to explore this stunning untouched island, we offer a safe, professional service with the personal touch. We can help and advise you get the most out of your stay and fully enjoy all that Con Dao has to offer, from its colourful history to trekking in the stunning evergreen forests, or where to find that “desert island” deserted beach – as well as diving, and full range of PADI Courses and snorkeling trips.

dive with the pros


Gordon Blues

(PADI Pro #291693) PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer from South Africa, trained at the PADI 5 star Mermaids IDC CDC center in Thailand. He has been a recreational diver since the age of 21 and has been a PADI instructor since 2010. Gordon has dived extensively all over the world, South Africa, Mozambique, Seychelles, Mauritius, Thailand and Vietnam. His passion for diving is infectious. Gordon is also an Emergency First Response Instructor and specialist instructor in Wreck, Navigation, Night, Enriched Air and Deep diving.

Vicky Nguyen

Con Dao Dive Center’s Concierge and Tours Manager. Originally from Vung Tau, Vietnam, she has lived on the island for over a year. Her previous role was with Six Senses Con Dao working in the Experience Center, in which she organized activities, trekking, snorkeling, historical and boat tours around the islands of Con Dao. Her knowledge of the islands beaches, trails, evergreen forests, wildlife and history is is second to none. Vicky is also a keen Open Water Scuba Diver. Any advice you need for “what to do” on the island, Vicky is the one to ask! She can also arrange travel, hotels and activities during your stay on Con Dao.

Thong Le (Tom)

A Vietnamese PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer. He has been working as a dive professional for over 3 years and has been diving all over Vietnam. He has the experience of working with customers that demand high level of services from major hotel groups namely JW Marriott, Accor, Six Senses,... Beside PADI core courses, he can teach various PADI Specialty Courses like Nitrox, Search and Recovery, Navigation, Photography, Deep,...

our equipments

Safety is our priority. The equipment we provide you with is updated regularly and maintained daily to ensure the highest standards in scuba diving safety. We use Mares Rover Dive center equipment and Coltri Sub 12L aluminum tanks. Our staff are Mares LAB and Coltri Sub operator trained and our equipment is supplied to us by Scuba Supply Vietnam, Vietnam’s leading provider in diving and water sports equipment in the recreational diving industry. All divers are also issued with Surface Marker Buoy’s and audible alerts as standard safety equipment.

“Dive Safe – Dive Con Dao"

Book your trip now


Con Dao Dive Center 

Booking Office:
The Den Coffee, intersection of Tran Phu and Pham Hung street, Con Dao

Tel – Whatsapp: 

+84 97 594 76 85


[email protected]

Working Time: 07:30am to 10:00pm

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