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  • Trip introduction

    If you want to become a scuba diver but are short on time, then this PADI Scuba Diver course is the right choice for you. Through this scuba diving course, you'll get to dive to a depth of 40 feet and explore the breath-taking marine life of the Gulf of Thailand. You'll swim with various schools of colourful fish while observing the vivid corals on the sea bed. Upon successful completion, you'll be rewarded the PADI Scuba Diver certification.

    Destination

    Koh Samui is Thailand's second-largest island, located in the Gulf of Thailand. The island enjoys the fame of being one of the most popular diving destinations in the world. There are numerous dive sites around the island, including the famous Koh Tao located just a short boat ride away. The waters around the island boast of easy diving conditions with currents ranging from mild to moderate, and decent visibility of 30 meters. These conditions along with the rich marine life of the Gulf of Thailand make this a great destination for scuba divers of all skill levels.

    Destination highlights

    Become a PADI certified scuba diver. | Explore the rich aquatic life under the surface. | Swim with colourful schools of fish and observe the vivid corals on the sea bed. | Experience the surreal beauty of the under-water world.

    Activity Details

    Yes

    PADI Scuba Diver

    Yes

    English

    2

    90 mins

    40 feet

    No

    Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)

    2 days

    1:4

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the PADI Scuba Diver Course in Koh Samui: Theory and Pool Training Session

    Today, you'll be picked up from your hotel in the morning and driven to the dive centre. You'll begin your course with a classroom session where you'll learn the basic theory of scuba diving. Post lunch, you'll engage in a pool training session where you'll get aquainted to breathing under water. After that, you'll be dropped back to your hotel.

    No accommodation is provided today.

    You'll be picked up from your hotel by 07:00 hrs, and driven to the dive centre. Today's meal package includes only lunch which will be served at the dive centre. At the end of your training session, you'll be dropped back to your hotel.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Koh Samui

    Koh Samui

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch

    Veg | Non Veg
    Day 2 of the PADI Scuba Diver Course in Koh Samui: 2 Open Water Dives
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made before 17:00 hrs on the day prior to the departure of Scuba Diver course in Koh Samui: Full refund.

    For cancellations made after 17:00 hrs on the day prior to the Scuba Diver course in Koh Samui: Full refund minus a cancellation fee of INR 6100 per person.

    In case of no show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 500. The cancellation fee is charged by Easy Divers and the transaction fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

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

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the course.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes are strictly prohibited during the scuba diving course in Koh Samui.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Please inform the tour operator regarding the exact address of your hotel or place of accommodation in Koh Samui to facilitate the pick-up and drop-off.

    Travellers from outside Thailand are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover any personal or incidental expenses.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of this scuba diving course in Koh Samui due to any unforeseen circumstances to ensure maximum safety of travellers and staff. Costs arising due to such a change in itinerary are borne by the traveller.

    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.
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
    • PADI Scuba Diver Koh Samui Gulf of Thailand The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Koh Samui

    • Boat transfers to the dive site
    • Pool training session
    • 2 open water dives
    • PADI course material
    • PADI Scuba Diver certificate
    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • Lunch
    • Accident insurance
    • Services of an experienced dive instructor
    • International payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.

    • Personal expenses such as additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

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

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Private vehicle for hotel transfers
    • Boat for transfers to the dive site and back
    • PADI course material
    • PADI Scuba Diver certificate
    • All equipment required for scuba diving

    You need to get

    • Towel
    • Swim-wear
    • Underwater camera (optional)
    • Dry snacks (protein bars, biscuits etc.)
    • ID card
    • Sun-screen lotion
    • Day pack

    Medical Kit

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