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Pura Vida Diving

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Address: Koh Tao, Thailand
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After 10 years on the island, we made our dream come true and we want to...

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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Beautiful moments, BEST instructor

I completed my open water course with these guys and it was amazing! My instructor was the best, SAHRA.. Not only was she fun and positive and caring but she made driving a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
curlylucy
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Phuket, Thailand

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Phuket, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I completed my open water course with these guys and it was amazing! My instructor was the best, SAHRA.. Not only was she fun and positive and caring but she made driving a beautiful first time experience I'm soooooo pleased I picked pure vida diving and extra happy I had SAHRA When I do my advance course I will definitely... More 

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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

Versión española: Koh Tao es una isla hermosa y bucear con Pura Vida no hace sino mejorar esa deliciosa experiencia que es visitar el paraíso. Desde que planeamos iniciarnos en el buceo hasta que llegamos Koh Tao el personal siempre estuvo dispuesto tanto por email como personalmente para guiarnos y ayudarnos en todo. Basta con echar un ojo a precios... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We did the open water course with them, our instructor Selatse a spanish guy was really good, caring a lot about safety and always bringing us confidence under the sea ! My son was there just for "bautism" with Sergio but after that He was willing to do the open water course. The last day we swam with a whale... More 

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Thank JuanRic0
United States
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a Spanish speaking diving company but they also provide service to English speaking customers. Everyone is super nice and helpful! There are so many diving schools ok the island so it's overwhelming to choose one. At pura vida they make sure that they provide you with knowledge as well as a fun time. This is a school that... More 

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Thank KiArrahh
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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Had an incredible time with Pura Vida. I live in Thailand but took my sister from England and Thai gf. The staff were very polite. Our instructor was Matias who was excellent. Very kind, calm and patient. Highly recommended

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Thank James B
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Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Incredible experience, all the people in the school are really professional and they have a lot of experience. Marc was excellent with my refreshing and fun dive! Martin Gutierrez as the instructor of the advanced was the best! A lot of experience and professionalism. And Aaron how assisted us in all the certification was really helpful and gave us a... More 

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Pura Vida K, Owner at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this review
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Thank you very much!!! O muchas gracias Carlos! Tanto de parte de todo nuestro staff como en especial de tus... More 

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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Really good advance cours with Alvaro in Pura vida. The price is really good and we have see a lot of different fish and corales. I recommend you to go in Pura vida.

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Thank Aymar P
Pura Vida K, Owner at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this review

Thank you very much, Aymar! We really appreciated your recommendation and Alvaro was so happy to share with you such amazing moments under the water. PURA VIDA for you! More 

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience. Our instructor Rafa Bastos was really good teaching and guiding us into Diving. Pura Vida is highly recommended!

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Pura Vida K, Owner at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this review

Thank you very much Axel! It was a pleasure for us and especially for Rafa to dive with you. Thanks again for the recommendation also and KEEP DIVING! Pura Vida! More 

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Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved my experience with this school. The staff are so friendly and accommodating. I chose to do my first night dive with them, my instructor Martin made the experience for my friend and I super smooth and comfortable! Pura vida does many classes in Spanish but our instructor spoke English and communication was a breeze. If you're looking... More 

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Pura Vida K, Propietario at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this review

Thank you very very much Karina! Is a pleasure for our team to hear this about our dive center. We feel so grateful, specially, your instructor, Martin! Almost all of your team could speak english perfectly! We hope to see you again, our friend! Pura Vida for you!!! More 

Cochrane, Canada
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Reviewed February 26, 2017

First part of this review is about the company. We happened upon them just by walking in off the street . They seemed a little smaller than others and that was the case.. They are a Spanish speaking shop but very bilingual and had no issues with language. Everything was top notch, always on time for pick ups , great... More 

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Pura Vida K, Propietario at Pura Vida Diving, responded to this review

Thank you very much, Kelly! It was a pleasure to have you here during your Fun Dives and the Advanced Course. Congratulations and a huge hug from Mireia and our entire team. Pura Vida! More 

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