Presently, We are scheduling boat dive trips on Saturdays and Sundays, every weekend. Some Weekday Trips May Also Be Available. Please Contact Us to check the latest availability.
FAQ 1: How can I book a diving Pattaya trip or learn to dive course?
You can book by simply adding the service to cart, going to checkout and filling out our booking form which will email us your requested information, You will then be taken to a secure online link to confirm your booking with a deposit then our sales team will book you in.
FAQ 2: Can I pre-pay by Pay/Pal / credit/debit card??
Yes, You can either pay a deposit with card online and the remaining balance in store or in full online. We will send you a secure payment authorisation link once you complete our booking form, where you can input your details and it will process the payment and send you a reservation confirmation once payment has been authorised
FAQ 3: What if I change my mind after booking?
If you want to cancel or decided that actually you want start your diving later, we will do our best to accommodate you, but we need at least 24hrs notice so please let us know asap!
FAQ 4: Can you arrange accommodation and flights?
No, we cannot arrange flights, but we do have a number of fantastic quality hotels we can recommend to you very close by to the dive centre, all within walking distance. Just see our recommended accommodation links for best deals and availability.
FAQ 5: What is the weather/ Visibility like diving Pattaya?
Pattaya Thailand has all year round sunny warm weather. Average daily water temperatures are about 30 degrees Celsius and visibility Ranges from 5m to 18m. Good conditions vary between April – Sept and really good conditions generally are best experienced between Oct – March *Please note: Above is average intended to be used as a guide only
FAQ 6: I wear contact lenses – is this a problem?
This should not be a problem generally – in this case you have the option of closing your eyes during mask removal exercises, or not wearing your contact lenses at all, in which case you could choose try or purchase one of our optically corrected masks.
FAQ 7: What equipment should I take?
For your own comfort and safety if you have your own diving kit we recommend you bring it. If not, full equipment is included and for diving and or snorkeling. Aside from this, just bring swim wear, sun cream, sun glasses and maybe a towel.
FAQ 8: Do I have to dive with a guide?
Yes I’m afraid so, Thailand Tourism rules state you must dive with a local certified guide as a safety regulation. We always keep our groups small anyway but that said, at our discretion, If you have a very specific dive plan, such as photography shoot, you may request a private dive guide and will will try our best to accommodate that. Divers holding the PADI Scuba Diver qualification must dive with a guide at all times.
FAQ 9: What are the rules associated with flying and diving?
Diving after flying does not generally cause any reason for concern, however there are considerations associated with flying after diving. Any dangers come from excess nitrogen in our body’s tissues from breathing compressed air at depth. For this reason, to avoid the risk of decompression sickness we recommend that you do not fly for a minimum of 12 hours after your last dive.
FAQ 10: What is Pattaya Like as a Holiday Destination?
Pattaya, located on the Gulf of Thailand, is a popular holiday destination known for its vibrant atmosphere, stunning beaches, and diverse entertainment options. Here’s an overview of what Pattaya is like as a holiday destination:
Beautiful Beaches: Pattaya boasts several beautiful beaches, with Pattaya Beach and Jomtien Beach being the most famous. These sandy shores offer opportunities for sunbathing, swimming, and various water sports. You can also find quieter, more secluded beaches nearby if you prefer a more tranquil experience.
Vibrant Nightlife: Pattaya is renowned for its lively nightlife scene. Walking Street is the epicenter of entertainment, featuring numerous bars, clubs, and restaurants. It’s a hub for partygoers looking to dance the night away.
Cultural Attractions: Beyond its reputation for nightlife, Pattaya offers cultural attractions worth exploring. The Sanctuary of Truth, an intricate wooden temple, showcases traditional Thai craftsmanship. Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden is famous for its stunning landscapes and cultural performances.
Water Activities: Water sports enthusiasts will find plenty to do in Pattaya. Activities like Snorkelling, parasailing, and of course, Scuba Diving are readily available. The nearby Coral Island (Koh Larn) offers excellent snorkeling and scuba diving opportunities.
Shopping: Shoppers will enjoy Pattaya’s bustling markets and malls. The Pattaya Floating Market is a unique experience, while Central Festival Pattaya Beach is a modern shopping complex. You can find a wide range of souvenirs, clothing, and electronics.
Family-Friendly: Pattaya is not just for adults; it’s also a family-friendly destination. Attractions like Cartoon Network Amazone Waterpark, Mini Siam, and Underwater World Pattaya provide entertainment for all ages.
Diverse Cuisine: You can savor a variety of cuisines in Pattaya, from traditional Thai dishes to international options. Fresh seafood is a highlight, and dining by the beach is a delightful experience.
Affordable: Pattaya is known for offering good value for money. Accommodations, food, and activities are generally affordable compared to many other tourist destinations.
Transportation: Getting around Pattaya is convenient with various transportation options. Baht buses, motorbike taxis, and rental cars are readily available for exploring the city and its surroundings.
Festivals and Events: Pattaya hosts various festivals and events throughout the year, including the Pattaya International Fireworks Festival and Songkran (Thai New Year) celebrations. These events add an extra layer of excitement to your visit.
It’s important to note that while Pattaya offers a diverse range of experiences, it can be quite lively and bustling, especially in areas like Walking Street. If you’re seeking a quieter and more serene holiday, you might consider other nearby destinations in Thailand. However, for those looking for a mix of beach relaxation, entertainment, and cultural exploration, Pattaya can be an excellent choice.