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  • PADI Scuba Diver in Phuket, Thailand

    Learn the basic skills of scuba diving and become a PADI-certified scuba diver on a short itinerary of just two days. On this PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket, you'll complete two open water dives in the Andaman Sea, swimming down to a depth of 40 feet. Before the dives, you'll be trained in the skills of diving through theory modules and training sessions in shallow water. Throughout the course, a certified dive instructor will guide you at every turn. In between the two dives, you can also go snorkelling to get another sneak peek under the water.

    NOTE: All prices in this package are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. 

    Destination

    This PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket takes you on two open water dives at dive spots near the Ko Racha Yai island. The waters of the Andaman Sea surrounding Ko Racha Yai offer relatively clear visibility with a mild drift. Beautiful formations of the Staghorn corals, along with limestone rocks are spread over these dive spots. The abundant marine life found at the dive spots range from barracudas and squids to yellow snappers and turtles.

    Destination highlights

    Earn your PADI Scuba Diver certification in Phuket. | Learn the basic skills and techniques of scuba diving. | Explore the beautiful corals and marine life of the Andaman Sea. | Complete two open water dives, going as deep as 40 feet. | Go snorkelling in between the two open water dives.

    Activity Details

    Yes

    PADI Scuba Diver SD

    Yes

    English

    2

    40 to 45 mins

    Yes

    40 feet

    No

    Professional Association of Diving Instructors PADI

    Two days

    3 to 2

    100 kgs

    6.7 feet

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket: Theory + pool training

    Arrive at the dive center near Kata Beach in Phuket by 08:00 hrs. Here, you'll meet your dive instructor and begin the training with a few modules of theory. These modules are designed to teach you the basic skills of underwater navigation and diving technique. The theory session ends with a short quiz. In the later half, you'll enter a swimming pool or the shallow waters of the beach to practice your skills. You'll work with the dive instructor to implement the skills learned during the theory session. The day's session ends by late afternoon. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure.

    No accommodation is provided.

    Report to the dive center in Phuket by 08:00 hrs. Transfer between your hotel and dive center is not included in the package. Today's meal package includes lunch served at the dive center by mid-afternoon.

    Phuket dive center

    Phuket dive center

    08:00 AM

    Lunch

    Veg | Non Veg

    Day 2 of PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket: 2 open water dives!

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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made before 15:00 hrs on the day prior to the start date of PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made after 15:00 hrs on the day prior to the start date of PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting international payment transfer fees. Please check with us what these charges will be for this PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trip.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Hotel pick-up and drop-off is included in this package, only if your hotel is situated in the Chalong, Kata, Karon, Patong or Nai Harn areas of Phuket. Accordingly, please inform the tour operator regarding the address of your hotel a week prior to the start date of PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket.

    Travellers from outside Thailand are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover tips to staff and other incidental expenses.

    All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. Accordingly, prices may be subject to a foreign currency premium/discount at the time of booking.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the PADI Scuba Diver course in Phuket depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra costs are incurred due to changes in the itinerary, they will be borne by the traveller.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements between most hotels in Phuket-Chalong pier in a shared taxi on day 2

    • Boat transfers between Chalong pier-dive spots on day 2
    • Two open water dives
    • Confined/shallow water training session
    • Services of certified dive instructors and support crew
    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • Meal package including lunch on day 1, breakfast and lunch on day 2
    • Dive insurance
    • PADI Scuba Diver course material
    • PADI Scuba Diver certification (upon successful completion of the dives)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between home city and Phuket dive center

    • Travel arrangements between your hotel in Phuket-Chalong pier (if hotel is not in Chalong, Kata, Karon, Patong or Nai Harn areas)
    • Personal expenses like tips to staff, additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Any costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swim-wear
    • Extra pair of dry clothes
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Boat for transfers between Chalong Pier-dive spots
    • Taxi for transfers between hotels in Phuket-Chalong Pier
    • All equipment required for scuba diving

    You need to get

    • Towel
    • Swim-wear
    • Camera
    • ID card
    • Rucksack
    • Water bottle
    • Cap/hat
    • Swimming goggles
    • Additional local currency

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.