• Trip introduction

    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.

    Destination highlights

    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.

    Activity Details


    PADI Open Water Diver




    45 mins

    60 feet


    Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)

    4 days

    Trip details