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  Learn to Scuba Dive on Koh Phi Phi
Open Water PADI Scuba Dive Course
3 Day
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Koh Phi Phi is one of the most beautiful destinations to dive in Thailand and has been made famous by the movie 'The Beach.'
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Customer Rating:
  4.9 Average from 49 Reviews
Children Friendly:
Yes, this trip is suitable for children
Trip Reviews
Solo Traveler
Friendly staff & they are very professional.
"Friendly staff & they are very professional. The boat is good & the food onboard is good. They will always try to take you to the best dive sites. I was diving with divers of my level in small groups..." [more]
James C, Australia
Solo Traveler
Well done Barakuda team, a very good job!
"So I have just wrapped up 6 days & 12 dives with Phi Phi Barakuda. In Phi Phi, Barakuda is one of the largest operators & it is easy to see why. The team was informative & friendly at all times. ..." [more]
Rory F, United Kingdom
Group of Friends
In comparison was an excellent dive school...
"We did the open water PADI here on Phi Phi. We found the the safety standards, equipment & training was really good. A particular thanks to Nelly who was from start to finish exceptional. In compariso..." [more]
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  • Courses start every day and certify the student to dive to a maximum 18 meters.
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Don't Forget
  • Mosquito spray/solution
  • Swimming attire & towel
  • Sun Protection, Hat & Sunglasses
  • Camera & Waterproof bag for camera
  • A small amount of Money
  • Copy of passport
  • Motion sickness pills (if required)
  • Dry Bags
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Koh Phi Phi is an amazing place to dive with its fabulous tropical marine life including turtles, sharks, & coral beds.

Our dive school on Koh Phi Phi Don is located in the heart of Ton Sai bay and has the highest certification as an authorized PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Center (Instructor Development Center).

Our dive center meets the highest standards of quality, safety and environmental awareness that PADI expect.

Our school features air conditioned classrooms, equipment storage facilities and tank compressor room.

The scenery around Koh Phi Phi is truely awe-inspiring and the island boasts a great social atmosphere.

The PADI Open Water Course is the most popular training course to help you obtain your diving certification for scuba diving to a maximum depth of 18 metres.

PADI Open Water courses on Phi Phi island can be taken in just 3 days as we normally start early in the morning.

Children over 10 years old can take the Junior Open Water Course.

Once you have completed your Open Water course you can dive anywhere in the world on your future travels and don't forget Phi Phi is one of the greatest places in the world to learn your dive courses.
Important Notes
*It is beneficial to visit a doctor to get a doctors certificate allowing you to dive prior to starting your dive course!
*It is not possible to dive with any asthma, respirority conditions, pregnancy or epilepsy.
*Schedule, dive sites & days may change due to weather conditions.
*Please make sure your travel insurance covers you for adventure and diving sports.
*Children starting ages: Junior Open Water age 10 to 14, Junior Advanced Course 12 to 14 yrs.
Trip Includes
  • Professional PADI Instructors
  • Loan of dive equipment
  • Liability insurance
  • Books and PADI materials & ID card
  • Large dive boats
  • Lunch & soft drinks on the dive boat
This Trip Does Not Include
  • Accommodation
  • Cost of required passport photos
  • Lunch on classroom days
The best season is November to April but it is possible to dive local dive sites most of the year round.
Departure Schedule
This trip departs every day
Every month of the year
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