Your hotel in Koh Samui.
The PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao is one of the most popular dive courses for those who are looking to pave their way into the diving world, whilst wanting to explore newer dive sites and gorgeous marine biodiversity of Thailand. Conducted over 4 days, this course entails 2 days of learning theory about the different types of dive sites and techniques and embarking on pool training sessions in confined waters. Once you’re ready, on the remaining days you’ll embark on 4 highly invigorating dives.
You'll get to dive as deep as 60 feet at some of the most gorgeous diving sites. And at the end of the course, you'll be rewarded with a PADI Open Water Diver certification.
IMPORTANT: For this course participants will be required to complete a 10-minute float or a 10-minute swim of any stroke.
NOTE: All prices in this package are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking.
Koh Tao is a popular destination amongst divers worldwide, and is less developed than its neighbour Koh Samui. It is renowned for its rich vegetation and forest covers, and the diverse variety of marine life below the surface of the water. The waters around the island house over 130 species of hard corals, 223 species of reef fish, and a high population of the native green turtle. And if you're lucky, you might even spot a reef shark or a whale shark.
Master the art of diving through this PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao. | Explore the rich marine biodiversity of Thailand and spot a whole bunch of beautiful and vibrant fish. | Build your confidence as a diver with the help of a high experienced trainer. | Embark on 4 invigorating dives.
PADI Open Water Diver
Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)
Be ready at your hotel lobby in Koh Samui by 07:00 hrs, from where you'll be picked up and taken to the dive centre. You'll start your PADI Open Water Diver course a theory session where you'll learn about the basics of scuba diving. The second part of this day will consist of pool sessions where you'll put to practical use everything you learnt in theory. By 17:00 hrs, you'll be dropped back to your hotel.
No accommodation is provided.
Today, you'll be picked up from your hotel in Koh Samui by 07:00 hrs. After completing theory sessions, you'll enjoy a lunch break in the afternoon where you'll be offered a traditonal Thai meal. Besides lunch you'll also be offered fresh fruits, soft drinks and water. Today's course ends by 17:00 hrs, where in you'll be dropped back to your hotel. For this trip please do carry adequate money in the local currency for tips or additional expenses.
For cancellations made on Day 1 of the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao: 50% refund.
For cancellations made before 17:00 hrs on Day 2 of the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao: 20% refund.
For cancellations made after 17:00 hrs on Day 2: No refund.
In case of no show: No refund.
If the operator cancels the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao due to any reason: 100% refund minus bank transfer charges.
All refunds for PADI courses are provided minus the PADI materials provided to the customers.
Above and beyond all cancellation fees/charges by the operator and the The Great Next, you will be charged international payment transfer fees. Please check with us what these charges will be for this trip.
You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times during the the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao.
Please use the equipment with care during the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao.
No damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the PADI Open Water Diver course in Koh Tao.