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Pura Vida Diving

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Koh Tao, Thailand
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About Pura Vida Diving
After 10 years on the island, we made our dream come true and we want to share it with you: PURA VIDA Diving! We offer you the chance to feel differently all the fun, real and professional diving experience. We do what we love, teaching scuba diving from beginner to professional levels. Quality and experience in English, Spanish, Catalan and Basque languages. Visit our Dive School PURA VIDA at Koh Tao, Thailand.
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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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All reviews spanish speaking spanish school open water from spain fun dives amazing experience my friend sea life good vibes thank you very much great instructor makes you feel big family his passion advanced adventurer lots of fun underwater world
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved my time with Pura Vida Diving! My instructor was Xavi and he was amazing. He was a very patient and knowledgeable teacher, I felt safe and confident under his instruction. Overall I am very pleased with my experience with Pura Vida, and I...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Muchísimas gracias por los comentarios y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, os agradecemos que probarais el...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Review of: Baptism

Professional, easy going, fun and friendly atmosphere is what you’ll find in Pura Vida diving Koh Tao. We had no prior experience in scuba diving but Maria made the experience absolutely amazing and easy for us. In case you are reading us Maria, saludos de...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Muchas gracias por el comentario y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, te agradecemos que nos eligieras...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Review of: Baptism

My girlfriend and I had an excellent experience with Pura Vida's 3 day open water certification. We had no prior diving experience. Lola was our instructor, so we had a 2-to-1 student-teacher ratio which was great. Lola's course instruction was clear and well-paced, and we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Muchas gracias por el comentario y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, te agradecemos que nos eligieras...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Koh Tao is always a must and diving with Pura Vida is the best way to enjoy it. The staff is awesome and always helping everybody to enjoy diving no matter the level, equipments in perfect conditions, great boat and amazing dive sites, reefs, wrecks,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por el comentario, y por haber elegido a pura vida para probar el buceo por primera vez, nos...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time while doing my Advanced Course with Pura Vida. The Course is a bit intense, since you have 5 dives in 24 hours, but my instructor Maria Barbena made it feel like an unforgettable experience. She was always very patient and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Nos alegramos mucho de que te lo hayas pasado tan bien haciendo el curso avanzado, ya formas parte de nuestra...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good experience! It was my first time doing diving. Our instructor was Galo, because he speaks really good italian, he explained us everything and make us feel confident and comfortable under the water. We went in the water twice, with a little break on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias, en nombre de pura vida estamos igual de contentos de que hayas disfrutado esta experiencia, a seguir buceando...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Review of: Baptism

a perfect day diving in koh tao, a unique experience thanks also to our instructor Jordi Bardolet Capdevila attending at all times and with a great predisposition to make this experience unforgettable for his students, a great guy with a lot of love for what...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por el comentario, nos pone muy contentos que te haya apasionado tanto el buceo como a nosotros. Gracias...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We where there from Jul 26th to the 28th to do the Open Water Certificate!! probably the best place in the world to do it!! We couldnt ask for a better instructor Marco, he was very knowledgeable and thorough, he made the experience 100% better.More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Nos alegramos mucho de que te lo hayas pasado tan bien haciendo el curso open water, ya formas parte de...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Review of: Baptism

My partner and I were doubting about doing the baptism due to my scare of the sea but once we spoke with Javier Borregan we were totally decided to do it and fortunatelly we didn’t regreted it! Javi was so kind and relaxed that he...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por los comentarios y por recomendarnos!! Toda la gran familia de Pura Vida, les agradecemos enormemente que nos...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trip advisor was a great help in finding Pura Voda diving school in Koh tao, we read the reviews and choose to go ahead with Pura Vida. We had a great experience right from the time we met our instructor Caro Salazar, she was quiet...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andres G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Gracias por haber compartido con nosotros vuestra experiencia, nos alegra que les haya gustado los fondos marinos de koh tao,...More

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Hello! Yes, do not worry about the rain, under the water there is not rain :)
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We are spanish, argentines, brazilians, chileans... but almost all of us speak english. So just come and have a look and feel the vibes in Pura Vida!!! pure Passion! 😉🤘
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