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Baptism provided by Pura Vida Diving

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Overview
What we offer in Pura Vida: QUALITY, SECURITY AND ATTITUDE, experienced instructors, new diving equipment, small groups of maximum 4 people per instructor (although the usual is 2 or 3), 2 own boats for your greater comfort, fully customized courses , digital certification and souvenir photos with your instructor at school.
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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
  • Water, coffee, tea, cookies and fresh fruit
  • Dive insurance
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Additional Info
  • 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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Aleix masso ibarra wrote a review Mar 2020
Elche, Spain4 contributions
Best dive center EVER, I have done my O.W course and came back two years later to become DM. I had the best three months of my life : DIVE, EAT, DIVE, ENJOY, SLEEP, REPEAT... I want to thank all the instructors but I would like to point out Renato, Yaiza, Ray and Pichi for
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Viktorija S wrote a review Mar 2020
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I’m really happy for choosing this diving school. I’ve never been diving before and that was my first experience. Originally I thought I’ll go just for scuba dive and that’s enough. But... I had a really good instructor Cata, and I was amazed with the job she did. She really
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from puravidakohtao, Director de Recepción at Baptism
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your comment and recommendation! All Pura Vida team are so happy that you have choosed us in the island and enjoyed so much your course with Cata. Now time to keep diving and exploring the underwater world! Best regards and Pura Vida!
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victoria m wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions
Caterina was amazing teacher! Great teaching skills, supported me in every step of my diving experience. The school is great and fun to be at. Do recommend 100%
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from puravidakohtao, Director de Recepción at Baptism
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your comment and recommendation! We are so happy that you have enjoyed so much this experience with us! Congratulations, you are now an Open Water diver! Cata sends you a big hugh! Best regards and Pura Vida!
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jessica a wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
Came back to Pura Vida a second time and did my Advanced Cert. Caro was my instructor this time she is very knowledgable, fun and professional made me feel secure at all times. You can tell she loves what she does and transmits that to you. She made the entire experience very
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from puravidakohtao, Director de Recepción at Baptism
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your comment and recommendation! We are so happy that you have enjoyed this experience with us! Caro sends you a very big hugh! Best regards and Pura Vida!
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Patbarrie wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
My daughter and I did SSI Open Water and Refresher courses, respectively, with Pura Vida on Koh Tao. Yaiza, Iris, and everyone else were wonderful. And a big thank-you to our instructor, Jordi, who was professional, friendly, confidence-inspiring, and passionate in sharing his
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from puravidakohtao, Director de Recepción at Baptism
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your comment! We are so happy that you have enjoyed this experience with us! Jordi is now waitting you for you to come back and do more dives toguether! We hope to see you again soon! Best regards and Pura Vida!
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About the operator

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By: Pura Vida Diving
759coltonb
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Por Ti Bucearé
Wow, can’t think of a better way to spend two days!! I learned so much during my advanced adventurer training and a
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lisardof2015
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Awesome diving
Went fun diving with Pura Vida for two days. Had a great experience. Everything was perfect: friendly staff, good e
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Finn4444
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Scuba diving
We did the scuba diving (for the first time) with pura Vida. It was a really exciting day with a lot of fun and fis
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donnajadeg
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Refresh and Advanced with Lola ❤️
Before coming to Koh Tao, we contacted a large number of the dive schools on the island with regards to the refresh
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JoanaG989
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Amazing Scuba Diving Experience!
Was in Koh Tao for 3 days and everyone told me to do scuba diving, as this is one of the great spots to do it. They
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Miguelitoel
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Open water 3 days
It was the best decision to start our diving experience with pura vida! You feel like in a big family and everyone
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bigadahoopdabigadaho
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Amazing New Experience!
Great staff, location and program (I did my open water diving certificate). Always felt comfortable, safe and had a
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cesarnn
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Advanced with Cata
I had a refresher and Advanced Adventurer course with Cata at Pura Vida Diving. I was a bit rusty but Cata made su
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desiten
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From Baptism to Open Water!
Due to some mild claustrophobia, I opted for a Baptism at first but my super instructor, Cata, allayed my concerns
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andrexv23
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Open water with Pichi
It was our first time diving and it was AMAZING. Our instructor Pichi did an awesome job explaining everything with
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Jessy_gsr
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Open water course
I did my open water course with Renato and had a blast learning with him! He really is a great guy and he really to
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uditanshuk2019
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Best Scuba School for first timers!
If you're looking for a place to start you diving experience then this is the best to start. The staff is very fri
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michelletravels01
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SSI Open Water
I got my SSI Open water certification with Pura Vida. Lola was my instructor, and she was absolutely fantastic. She
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JW1st
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Top Equipment, top instructors
Did the advanced adventurer course. I got the pleasure to get Caterina "Cata" Bonet as instructor. She is super nic
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GretarGu
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Scuba review
We did the scuba review/refresher course and it very easy and enjoyable. Did a short lecture on the basics and then
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  • Duration: 6h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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