discover scuba diving
This 1 day introductory programme is designed to give you the opportunity to decide whether you would like to continue learning how to dive. On this programme you will be taken on a controlled dive to maximum 12 meters depth. Your first introduction to scuba diving can be credited to part of your Open Water Diving Course (at the discretion of your PADI Instructor).
Discover Scuba Diving ( 1/2 day – 1 dive, full day – 2 dives ) – Prices starting from 2950 Baht.
Meeting Point at Phuket Scuba Club located at Shanti Lodge, 1/2 Soi Bang Rae, Chaofa West Rd, Ao Chalong, Muang Phuket.
Discover Scuba Diving around Phuket?
These first time beginner programs are ideal for introducing you to the wonderful underwater world of scuba diving. This is called the Discover Scuba Diving program and with this experience you do not receive certification. It is ideal for those who do not have time to complete the full Open Water Course as well as it gives you the opportunity to see if you enjoy diving. Once you have completed this program you could continue on over a further 2 to 3 days to complete your Open Water Course in order to get your certification card. Full equipment is provided.
After some basic theory and on completion of the medical questionnaire, you would then be taken by an Instructor to a maximum of 12 meters or a shallower depth. Before you go to this depth you practice a few skills in shallow water first.
During the high season months between November to April you could start with the 1/2 day option first and upgrade to the option b) if you want to do a second dive off the longtail boat on the same day. Alternatively you could do 2 dives off the daytrip boat at Koh Racha Yai located 1 and ½ hours south of Phuket. We offer this option all year round everyday.
a) 1 shore dive to max 9 meters off Kata/Karon Beach – 2950 baht. Start at 10:15am and finish around 1:00pm. If you prefer to do this option in the afternoon then we can start at 1:30pm – finish at around 4:00pm.
b) 1 shore dive and 1 longtail boat dive to Koh Pu (an island only 5 minutes from the beach) – 3950 baht start at 10:15am and finish at 4:45pm with a lunch break in between. Min 3 divers for this option in order for the boat to go.
c) 2 dives off our daytrip boat to Koh Racha Yai) – 4900 baht. Light breakfast, lunch and refreshments included on the boat. Departure from your hotel at 7:30/8:00am and return at around 4:00pm. Transfers to the Kata, Karon and Patong areas are also included. However there is an extra charge for transport for the outlying areas.
We could also offer you the 3 dive daytrip option at 5700 baht.