Pick-up will be provided in all areas in Koh Phangan except Bottle beach and Thong Nai Pan beach. If you're not staying in these areas, you will have to make arrangements to reach the dive centre.
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/iagxcDgxbhPdLua5A
This two-day PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (AOWD) course offers you the opportunity to learn advanced scuba diving skills under the guidance of a professional PADI instructor. In these two days, you will complete five open water dives in the Gulf of Thailand, including two mandatory dives (Deep and Navigation dive) and three speciality dives. The PADI AOWD course allows you to dive to a depth of 30 meters/100 feet in the crystal clear waters of the Gulf of Thailand. On this scuba diving adventure, you will see diverse exotic fish and colorful coral reefs, and make your way through shallow caves and verticle swim-throughs.
Please note that the traveller needs to be a PADI/SSI Open Water Diver certified to book this AOWD course in Thailand.
The Gulf of Thailand has some of the most gorgeous scuba diving sites in the world. Diving at the Sail Rock dive site and Koh Tao gives you the opportunity to spot the rare whale sharks and beautiful sea turtles. The crystal clear waters of the Gulf of Thailand also offers you the chance to see tropical fish like trevally, batfish, triggerfish, barracuda, giant moray, mackerel, etc. along with some banded sea snakes. The dive sites in Thailand also features verticle swim-throughs and shallow caves, and offers excellent visibility underwater, making it a popular destination among scuba divers.
Explore advanced scuba diving skills with the guidance of professional PADI instructors. | Complete five open water dives in the Gulf of Thailand. | Engage in exciting speciality dives on this AOWD course. | See exotic fish and colorful coral reefs while scuba diving in Thailand. | Receive a PADI certificate on completing this AOWD course.
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
Professional Association of Diving Instructors
Your pick-up will arrive in the morning to take you to the dive site. The operator will freshen you up with the diving theory and safety tips that you learnt in OWD course. Today you complete two mandatory dives, Deep dive and Navigation dive, in the Gulf of Thailand. You can have lunch in between the dives, or after. Drop-off to the hotel will provided by the operator. Your day 1 of PADI AOWD course ends here.
Your day 1 of the course ends by late afternoon.
Transfers from your hotel to the dive site and back will be arranged by the operator. Breakfast will be provided before you head out for your dives. You can have lunch in between your dives, or after. Lunch and refreshments will be served to you on the boat.
Breakfast | Lunch | Snacks
If cancellation is made 2 days or more before the departure of the PADI Advanced OWD course in Thailand: Full refund.
If cancellation is made 0-2 days before the departure of the PADI Advanced OWD course in Thailand: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 500 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Littering in and around the water bodies or on the boat is not allowed.
You must respect the natural habitat while scuba diving in Thailand.
You must adhere to the instructions of the dive instructor at all times.
The operator will provide equipment for this PADI Advanced OWD course. You are responsible for the equipment and must use it with care.