About Us

Octo Diver Perhentian Island Malaysia

PADI Authorized Scuba Diving Centre #S34051

Octo Diver, an impressive diving centre formerly known as Ocean Elements Dive Centre, proudly offers remarkable scuba diving experiences to both new and experienced divers, passionate about unveiling the fantastic visual splendour of the Perhentian Island’s underwater world since 2004.

Committed to executing a safe and unforgettable dive experience, the Octo Diver team, a group of expert divers, ensures that dive trips are not only safe but also pleasurable for all divers. Nature enthusiasts exploring Perhentian Island’s distinctive beauties can take pleasure in delving into the underwater world of the island, where only Octo Diver can offer a unique and breath taking experience.

Octo Scuba & Services, PADI’s authorized dive centre, manages the dive centre happily, and their exemplary services are notably acknowledged by industry experts. They have been the proud recipient of several awards, including the

Dive Pro of the Month in August 2018, the Best Rated Scuba Instructor Award and, most recently, the prestigious 2021 Asia Travel Awards Programme by Travel and Hospitality Award United Kingdom. (Press Release)

The precision of every dive-training tool and teaching method is guaranteed with the use of only modern PADI techniques. Moreover, with the consistently warm water temperature around the Perhentian Islands, wetsuits are not a requirement! Ensure the opportunity of experiencing unforgettable memories by diving with Octo Diver and discovering the underwater life, including turtles, reef sharks, rays, and even whalesharks if luck is on your side.

The Award

The Perhentians

If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the stunning world of scuba diving and snorkelling, then the Perhentian Islands are the ultimate destination for you! With their warm waters, crystal-clear visibility, and an unending abundance of vibrant marine life just waiting to be discovered, you’ll never want to leave this surreal underwater paradise.

Take a plunge into the azure blue waters and embark on an exhilarating journey across the mesmerizing coral reefs that are teeming with diverse and fascinating aquatic creatures. Explore the undiscovered depths of the Perhentian Islands and fall in love with the idyllic and serene environment that stretches out for kilometres, with beautiful sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and crystal-clear waters that will leave you spellbound.

To ensure your safety and well-being, it is highly advisable to wear skin suits for protection against the harsh tropical sun and striking coral. Additionally, as a responsible traveller, it is essential to pay tribute to nature by adhering to Malaysian maritime law and paying the mandatory MYR5 or MYR30 conservation fee, depending on your citizenship.

Are you looking for an adventure that caters to divers of every level, skill, and interest? Octo Diver offers Fun Dives that are suitable for all types of divers, including those interested in exploring the reefs, shipwrecks, and rock formations. You’ll be entranced by the variety of underwater landscapes available to explore, and we guarantee that you’ll walk away with an unforgettable experience.

To join this breath taking adventure, follow the detailed instructions on our How To Get Here page, and prepare to embark on the journey of a lifetime to reach the Perhentian Islands. Your underwater paradise awaits!

Where are Octo Diver 

Octo Diver Scuba Diving Centre
Teluk Dalam Beach, Perhentian Island (Big Island)
Kuala Besut, 22300, Terengganu, Malaysia


+60 19 277 9069