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Pura Vida Diving

Address: Ko Tao, Thailand
Phone Number: 0862331976
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Ranked #19 of 102 Activities in Ko Tao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: After 10 years on the island, we make our dream true and we want to share it with you , "PURA VIDA...
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Owner description: After 10 years on the island, we make our dream true and we want to share it with you , "PURA VIDA Koh Tao." Our new Dive Center .We offer you the chance to feel differently the diving Fun , Real , Profesional .We do what we like ,Teaching scuba diving from beginner to professional level.Quality and Experience in English, Spanish,Catalan ,and Basque languagesVisit our Dive School PURA VIDA at Koh Tao, Thailand.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Excellent diving experience with the people of Pura Vida. I went with a friend of Argentina and we have a great experience. They are great teachers and great people. The boat it's super-good and you can go and dive around the island looking for the best locations. The price it's really good too and really affordable for everyone. You can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

The best place for diving in koh tao. People are extra nice and they always take care about all your needs in the island. They help you with the accomodation and whaterever you need. The weather wasnt the ideal but i still saw more things i had seen in another diving i have done in spain. I strongly recomend to... More 

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Landskrona, Skåne Län, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

From having a bad start of our Thailand trip we found Pura Vida at ko Tao and that changed everything! We did our open water course and it was good prices, extremely good staff and owner. One of the days was little bit bad weather but even so Zigor(owner) thought us some cool moves! Recommend Pura Vida Diving 100%

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I did my open water scuba diving certificate with them and I felt like at home every time I was there. The team is great and the atmosfere is just wonderfull . Highly recommended

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Koh Lanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is true. After I took the diving course I stayed more days around Koh Tao and during this time I met many other travelers who also came here for the certification after discussing and comparing our experiences for some minutes every time we agree in the same: Pura Vida is the diving school you are looking for.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I just completed my advanced diving certificate here and it was amazing. Not only the team is highly qualified, but they are super helpful and so so friendly. Highly recommend Pura Vida!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

After being "shopping" for a diving school to do my open water, for a long time while in different countries all around the world, I am so glad I have chosen Pura Vida. The whole crew is just wonderful, from the owner which was spot on and super helpful from the first contact to the entire staff, specially my diving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We loved the school & the whole crew! Funny, relaxed but also knowledgeable guys. Good price, but you might prefer to find your accommodation on your own (and get your PADI even cheaper), but we survived. In collaboration with nice cafe and restaurant too. Visited winter 2013 (sorry)

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I never tried diving before and I was a bit afraid. The instructors were amazing, friendly and helpful. The all experience was great!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I was looking for a place to do my advanced diving course on Koh Tao and I am happy that I chose Pura Vida. What they lack in planning and organising (they are spanish/latin american, after all) they easily make up for in good spirits and intentions. I felt very safe diving with Pura Vida and enjoyed my course very... More 

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