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Big Blue Diving - Day Tours

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4/53 Moo 7 | Khuk Khak, Takua Pa, Khao Lak 82190, Thailand
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Well organized and great boat

After taking my Open Water with big Blue Koh Tao a few years ago, I reached out to their office in... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
KCT1992
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Bangkok, Thailand
A cracking liveaboard!

We did a 4 day and 4 night Similan Islands liveaboard with Big Blue on the Hallelujah and had a... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
SuttonLJ
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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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The most flexible way to discover the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock. Big Blue Diving Khao Lak offers both day trips and live-aboard trips for scuba diving and snorkelling in the Similan Islands. We are the only Khao Lak company to offer 3 Richelieu Rock day trips per week. Our boats provide guests with a full range of options for visiting and diving in the Andaman Sea.
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4/53 Moo 7 | Khuk Khak, Takua Pa, Khao Lak 82190, Thailand
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

After taking my Open Water with big Blue Koh Tao a few years ago, I reached out to their office in Khao Lak to organize diving trips on my short holiday to Khao Lak. The response via e-mail was very quick and they helped me...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We did a 4 day and 4 night Similan Islands liveaboard with Big Blue on the Hallelujah and had a great experience. We’re PADI Advanced divers with our own gear. This was my first liveaboard and honestly, I was absolutely dreading it, as I usually...More

Thank SuttonLJ
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We researched long and hard to find a dive company like Big Blue Diving, and I knew from their first email reply that we had chosen wisely and would enjoy our trip. Having only qualified for our PADI AOW a year before, we are still...More

Thank Raelovedpetra
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hello there! Well thank you for your kind review - jolly decent of you! No doubt we'll be seeing you again sometime soon then.... I'll pass your congratulations over to Becky for you - she's a diamond eh? Safe bubbles. Paul ;)

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Just returned from Thailand and while there we (my wife and I) organised two days of diving with Big Blue Diving - one to the Similan Islands and the other to Richelieu Rock. We were knocked out with the beauty of both sites - above...More

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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Hi guys Thank you very much for your review - high praise indeed! So nice to hear again and again the professionalism and friendliness of our staff doesn't go un-noticed! We hope to see you again sometime soon. Keep diving! Paul ;)

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Spent 2 days diving (1 at Richelieu Rock), (1 at Koh Bon and Koh Tachai). The days were very well organised. Our Guide (Matt) did a brilliant job of showing us the best of the sites in the conditions we had. Richelieu rock was the...More

Thank Richard K
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hey Richard. Thank you very much for your review. Sounds like Matt did a grand job and yes Richelieu is pretty special! We hope to see you again sometime soon. Paul ;)

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Three things I look for when choosing to go with a dive operation without being able to visit the shop - responsiveness and diligence in communication, reputation in the dive community, scope of what they provide. Big Blue excels in all of these and after...More

Thank Zach S
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Hey Zach and Lindsey! Thank you very much for your review - as you know I'm tied to my desk most of the time but it was great to finally get out and dive again with you guys. Sounds like you had almost as much...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Our diving experience was easy from start to finish. The only thing better would have been a live-aboard to maximize dives and minimize travel time to the islands.

Thank tdstrand
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hello! Just a quick message to say thank you very much for your review - yep - next time a liveaboard is a must! Hope to see you again next season. Keep divin' Paul ;)

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Just completed a five day dive package with Big Blue Diving Khao Lak. The diving itself was fantastic and they go to the best sites, but dealing with Big Blue Diving is what has led me to write my first ever tripadviser review. If there...More

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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Geoff! Thank you so much for your review - we do our best! Bigger is not necessarily better ;) We hope to see you again for some more diving. Safe bubbles. Paul

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

My first time Diving in Thailand and was lucky enough to have Big Blue Diving recommended to me. As I was on my own, they paired me with like minded divers with the same amount of experience which you don’t always get. The set up...More

Thank WayneAP
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Wayne Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for us - yep the crew are great I agree! Next time you come to Thailand come and look us up - we'll still be here! Enjoy the rest of your...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I spent 4 nights and 4 days diving with Big Blue on a trip in Similan islands and Richelieu Rock. Beside the beauty of dive sites I was very happy with the crew, the boat and the food. Ben, my dive guide was amazing and...More

Thank Andrea T
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Paulito2015, Front Office Manager at Big Blue Diving - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hey Andrea! Thank you very much for this review - it was a real pleasure to have you on the boat - great diving - great atmosphere - great people - and the food...... We hope to see you again soon. Safe bubbles Paul ;)

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