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Address: 161/51 Moo 10, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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+66 91 719 0747
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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I want to say hello (Sawadee Krup) and thank you (Krup Kuhn Krup) for...

I want to say hello (Sawadee Krup) and thank you (Krup Kuhn Krup) for looking at my company for your diving and tourism needs here in Phuket, Thailand..

My name is Gregg Aidikoff and I was born in Los Angeles, California USA.

In 1974, I started to dive from the beach in Zuma and Malibu Beaches in Southern California. Fell in love with the underwater world and started diving almost every weekend as a teenager. Shortly thereafter, I started to explore dive destinations around the world and realised that diving would be my life and my career.

After diving for 25 years, and accumulating over 10,000 dives, I made the decision in 1997 to become a Divemaster, and then a PADI Instructor. I started my first dive company in Los Angeles and called it "The Beverly Hills Dive Club". My first location for teaching diving was in the cool and beautiful kelp gardens of the Southern California area, exploring the Channel Islands of Santa Catalina, Anacapa, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa and San Miguel.

In 1998, I traveled to Cozumel, Mexico and worked for a friends company until 1999 when I started doing dive teaching tours in Hurghada,Egypt, and the Fijian island of Taveuni.

I continued my dive training education and became a Master Instructor in 2002, which not only allowed me to train people how to scuba dive, but to teach divers how to teach diving. Moved to Kauai, Hawaii in 2003, teaching there until 2005, when I I moved to Medellin, Colombia. I learned to teach and speak in Spanish until 2008, then moved back to Southern California and continued teaching there until I moved to Phuket, Thailand with my then 13 year old son Zev..... Whew ! A worldwide tour !!!!!!! We LOVE Thailand and we are here to stay forever !!!!!!!!

After spending two years here teaching and dive guiding, I felt it was time to open up my own company again, to teach my own very personal style of dive training. This year marks 41 years of scuba diving experience and over 14,000 dives.

Please feel free to call me personally to say hi and to custom tailor a dive vacation to your personal desires.I like to connect with my guests from the start of your inquiries until you get here. I personally promise a trip of underwater and above water memories that you will never forget !!!!!

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Incredible Time!

I completed my open water dives and became certified with Siam Aquatic Adventures. Services is beyond professional and they make you feel right at home. Would highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris H
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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I completed my open water dives and became certified with Siam Aquatic Adventures. Services is beyond professional and they make you feel right at home. Would highly recommend them to friends, family and anyone reading this!

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Thank Chris H
Gregg A, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Chris, it was our pleasure to help you to get certified. We hope that you will make it back to Phuket area so we can all go to the Similan Islands together. Enjoy Life ! Gregg More 

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Most wonderful diving experience ever with "Siam Aquatic Adventures" Gregg is very experienced and felt safe!

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Gregg A, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your review of your experience with our company...Please come back soon !!! Gregg More 

Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

A big thank you to Gregg for giving me 5 very enjoyable dives over 2 days! I will for sure be back for some more fun-dives with you!

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Gregg A, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

HI TJ, Thank you so much for your kind words on your experience with SAA..Please come back soon... Gregg More 

1 review
Reviewed 4 March 2017

If you want the best small-group experience diving in the Phuket area, this is without a doubt the best place to go. It had been a little while since I had been diving and Gregg gave me all the support I needed to feel comfortable in the water and continue on to get my PADI Advanced Open Water and Nitrox... More 

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Thank Alan B
gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Hello Alan, Thank you so much for your take on your experience with Siam Aquatic Adventures.com. Every guest is important to us, and we do everything possible to give a safe and fun scuba experience to all. Please come on back and we will dive the Similan's together. Take care, Gregg More 

Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
1 review
Reviewed 18 January 2017

As a longtime diver having dived both in the cold Pacific in California and the warmer South East Asian seas, I decided to take the leap and pursue my Rescue and DM certification. My goal was to find a top-notch instructor ideally trained in cold water and less than ideal conditions that could bring top-level experience that I could trust... More 

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Thank Sagiv S
gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Thank You Sagiv, I enjoyed sharing my passion of diving and helping you to acquire your Rescue and Divemaster ratings. Please come back soon so we can dive together again. Gregg More 

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

On my way to Myanmar from Seoul, I decided to stop off in Phuket to get a couple dives in since it was on the way. Unfortunately, I didn't actually get around to organizing it until the day before while in transit. It was a tall order to get all the gear, transportation and boat reservation sorted out but Gregg... More 

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gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Thank You Pete for your comments on my dive company here in Phuket. As I have said many times before, I treat ALL my guests as family, and always put safety and fun together when I take people diving. Please come back one day to go diving with me. Take Care, Gregg More 

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Another great dive with Gregg at Siam Aquatic Adventure, 2 days of diving 6 beautiful dive sites. Thank you for the amazing time. see you soon

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gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Hi james, thank you for coming back to SAA so we could take you and your friends diving..We will always take great cre of you... Gregg More 

navyshowtime1
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Gregg took the time to answer all of my questions (from Phuket while I was in Los Angeles) so that I could master the book work before my in person dive. The sites were beautiful.

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gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Greg, Thank you for your comments on your clasess with me this past week. Please come back one day so we can dive many other cool sites. Gregg More 

2 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Last year I took my rescue diver and dive master with Gregg. It's was the greatest experience and the best thing I've ever did for myself! And I have been in Phuket 3 time since, and everytime I go fun diving with him, and always with big success ! Looking forward to come back ! Many of my friends around... More 

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gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Thank You Andreas for your return to diving with our company. We will always treat you as family, as we do with ALL that dive with us...Please come back soon! Yupa More 

Charlottenlund, Denmark
1 review
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

When I was in Thailand for the first time, was the spring of 2016. I had always wanted to dive, and here was the opportunity given to it. I got in touch with Gregg Aidikoff having Siam Aquatic Adventures in Chalong - Phuket. He is really nice and very profesional! So I felt immediately in good hands. I had to... More 

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gaidikoff, General Manager at Siam Aquatic Adventures, responded to this review

Thank You so much Jones for your thoughts and comments on your experiences with our company. We hope that yo will return one day to continue your dive training with Siam Aquatic Adventures. Take Care, Yupa More 

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