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The baptism of diving is an experience in which you will discover the wonderful sensation of breathing under water and weightlessness. Feel like a fish in water!

Course dynamics: 1 day - 1 or 2 dives (your choice)

 - 11:00: Theory

 - 12:30: We go to the water!

 - 1st dive: learning exercises + diving

 - 2nd dive: diving

 - 17:00: End of the course

Maximum depth: 12 meters

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Departure Point
Pura Vida Diving Koh Tao, 9/24, ตำบล เกาะเต่า Koh Tao, สุราษฎร์ธานี 84360, Thailand
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Snacks - Water, coffee, tea, cookies and fresh fruit
  • Dive insurance
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ales was a fantastic instructor, he helped me to learn really quick and made the experience a lot of fun. He even shone his torch on the more hidden and beautiful fish, while teaching me proper technique so I could see everything! Excellent value and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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puravidakohtao, Director de Recepción at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your comments Aidan!! We are very glad that you have enjoyed so much this incredile experience with Ales! Now is time to get your certification Open Water and keep exploring! We hope to see you soon. Best regards and Pura Vida!

Reviewed 10 September 2019

Professional, easy going, fun and friendly atmosphere is what you’ll find in Pura Vida diving Koh Tao. We had no prior experience in scuba diving but Maria made the experience absolutely amazing and easy for us. In case you are reading us Maria, saludos de...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2019
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Muchas gracias por el comentario y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, te agradecemos que nos eligieras...More

Reviewed 9 September 2019

My girlfriend and I had an excellent experience with Pura Vida's 3 day open water certification. We had no prior diving experience. Lola was our instructor, so we had a 2-to-1 student-teacher ratio which was great. Lola's course instruction was clear and well-paced, and we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2019
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Muchas gracias por el comentario y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, te agradecemos que nos eligieras...More

Reviewed 30 August 2019

a perfect day diving in koh tao, a unique experience thanks also to our instructor Jordi Bardolet Capdevila attending at all times and with a great predisposition to make this experience unforgettable for his students, a great guy with a lot of love for what...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2019
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Muchas gracias por el comentario, nos pone muy contentos que te haya apasionado tanto el buceo como a nosotros. Gracias...More

Reviewed 29 August 2019

My partner and I were doubting about doing the baptism due to my scare of the sea but once we spoke with Javier Borregan we were totally decided to do it and fortunatelly we didn’t regreted it! Javi was so kind and relaxed that he...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2019
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Muchas gracias por los comentarios y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, les agradecemos enormemente que nos...More

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