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Local Diving, Koh Phi Phi

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What to Expect

The local diving for certified divers takes place at Phi Phi Ley and the Bida Islands - these sites offer some of the best all year round diving in the Andaman Sea.
• Commonly seen wildlife includes black tip reef sharks, turtles, lion fish, barracudas, moray eels, schools of yellow snapper, puffer fish, trigger fish, lobsters, shrimp and nudibranchs.
• We dive from our two custom built dive boats. The boats are equipped with sun decks, toilets, showers, dry areas and dive decks.
• Each dive is up to 1 hour long with a lunch break on the boat between the dives.
• The equipment includes a choice of short or long suit, 5mm boots to prevent blisters, fins, mask(regular, large face, small face and prescription masks are available), regulator and BCD. We have tea, coffee, drinking water, fruit and lunch on the boat to keep you refreshed.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Phi Phi Barakuda Scuba, 84, Moo 7, T, ตำบล อ่าวนาง อำเภอเมืองกระบี่ กระบี่ 81210, Thailand
Departure Time
6/7/2019 - 11/9/2021Monday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Tuesday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Wednesday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Thursday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Friday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Saturday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Sunday:07:30 AM - 12:30 PM01:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Lunch - Tea, coffee, drinking water, and a selection of fruit and a lunch of your choice to keep you refreshed and energized
  • Professional and certified Scuba Diving Instructor
  • National Park entrance fee - 400 baht per person
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • For the morning dives you must check in the day before (Before 9pm) to complete the dive trip paperwork and check equipment sizes.
  • The minimum age for scuba diving is 10. All children must be accompanied by an adult(the adult does not need to dive).
  • You need to be staying at least one night on the island to be able to dive with us.
  • A break of 24 hours is required between finishing the dives and flying.
  • Pick up from other parts of the island is not possible, it is recommended that you stay in Tonsai Bay (the main village on Phi Phi).
  • Most travelers can participate
  • If you have less than 10 dives and have not dived for a year you will need to do a scuba review.
  • If you have not dived for two years then you will need to do a scuba review.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
We had a great dive at Bida Nok and a bit north of Maya Bay. First site was fantastic coral reef - visibility 15-20 meters and lots of life. Saw banded sea snake, mooray, ray, lion fish, scorpion fish and of course thousands of other fishes. Second dive was more rocky
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I highly recommend these guys. The diving experience with them was amazing. Our instructor Joseba made everything to create the perfect day for us. Great people, very polite and caring. And the pictures that we saw under were breathtaking, charming creatures and really warm
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Response from Edward R, Manager at Local Diving, Koh Phi Phi
Responded 3 days ago
Hi Vili, Thank you for taking the tie to give us a review we appreciate it. We are happy to hear that you had such a good time on your discover scuba diving trip with Joseba. We hope to see you again for more great scuba diving.
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First scuba diving ever and it was so nice. Scott and the rest of the staff makes the trip even better! And we can highly recommend Jordi as a photographer - we got the best pictures!
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Response from Edward R, Manager at Local Diving, Koh Phi Phi
Responded 6 days ago
Thanks for diving with us and for taking the time to leave a review, we appreciate the support. We are very happy to hear that you first ever scuba dives were 'so nice' and that Scott and the rest of the crew made the trip even better. we look forward to seeing you for some more great dives in the future.
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My friends and I didn't regret diving with these guys one bit. For starters, the instructors (Joseba and Anthony) were absolute professionals. We had no trouble understanding them in English (at times, Spanish) or trusting them to be our guides. Two of us were doing a scuba
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Response from Edward R, Manager at Local Diving, Koh Phi Phi
Responded 6 days ago
Hi Celeste, Such a nice review, thank you for the support. Its great to hear that the instructors were reassuring and absolute professionals and also that you were so happy with the equipment and the dive boats. We hope to see you again for more dives in the future.
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Great people. Great working community. Excellent experience! Also want to mention Anne Lise, Dave & Emma. Definitely coming back👏🏽🧘‍♂️
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Response from PPBThailand, Manager at Local Diving, Koh Phi Phi
Responded Sep. 28, 2019
Hi Oskar, Thanks for the review. Great to hear that you enjoyed you time with us and had an excellent experience and enjoyed hanging out with the team. We look forward to seeing you again for more great scuba diving on Koh Phi Phi.
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Key Details
  • Phi Phi Barakuda
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Spanish
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