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PADI Advanced Open Water Course

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The PADI Advanced Open Water Course takes only 2 days & you will be certified to 30 metres after 5 Adventure dives with 2 compulsory modules; Deep Dive to 30m and the Navigation Dive. The remaining three dives are up to you and you can choose from many options including; Peak Performance Buoyancy, Wreck Diver, Underwater Digital Imaging, , AWARE Fish ID or Naturalist, Search & Recovery, Boat Diver or Night Diver. For each dive you review a short chapter which you can do before you arrive to the island!
On the dive day we depart from the pier after paying your National Park fees and drive 20-30 minutes to the Marine Park area of Phi Phi Leh & Bida Islands for your first dive. Expect to see amazing marine life, colourful corals and fish. There is a good chance to see sharks and turtles at our local dive sites. We enjoy zero waste lunch in between dives at a beautiful spot (Maya Bay, Pileh Lagoon, Palong Bay or Viking Cave). Your second dive site we choose on the day, according to conditions & what you would like to see, then we return to the pier to log the dives. Deep dive is your first dive on Day 2 of the course & your night dive departs at 6.30pm if you choose that module.

Stop At:

• Blue View Divers, 107 Moo 7 Viewpoint Resort, Ko Phi Phi Don 81210 Thailand
• Viking Cave, Ko Phi Phi Don Thailand
• Maya Bay, Ko Phi Phi Lee Thailand
• Pileh Bay, Ko Phi Phi Lee Thailand
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Important Information
Departure Point
Ko Phi Phi Don, Ko Phi Phi Don, Krabi Province
Duration
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch on the days of diving
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Professional certified and insured PADI Instructor
  • PADI Certification Costs
  • Full equipment rental
  • Wifi, tea and coffee at the dive centre
  • Free water refills
  • Dive Computer
  • Torch rental for night dive
  • Greenfins Eco Friendly Dive Presentation
Exclusions
  • 2 day National Park ticket costing 600 THB pp to Park Rangers
  • Additional Charge if your insurance does not cover diving activities
  • Souvenir Photos - available for purchase
  • Camera rental 1,000 THB (optional)
  • Kled Gaeow Wreck Trip upgrade (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Itinerary is subject to change according to student ability - we recommend to plan for 3 days schedule for all divers
  • Should anyone answer YES to anything on the RSTC Medical Form found on the PADI website you will be required to have this form signed off by a doctor
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Participants must not fly for 18 hours after diving
  • All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor
  • Pickup from Phuket or Krabi is not possible, you must stay on Phi Phi Island for our trips. It's easier for you if you are staying in the local Tonsai Bay area
  • If you are staying in the Northern beaches and not in the local Village, please note transfers are not included however we can help arrange this for you
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 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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