Koh Tao

Nestled in the farthest reaches of the Gulf of Thailand lays a paradise that captures the hearts of all that explore it. Our home… Koh Tao.
Learn about the island, where to go, what to do and even how to get here…

Thailand’s diving heaven

Nestled in the Gulf of Thailand, the picturesque island of Koh Tao, also known as Turtle Island, is a true tropical gem that beckons adventurers, beach lovers, and diving enthusiasts from around the world. With its stunning beaches, vibrant marine life, and buzzing nightlife, Koh Tao offers an unforgettable experience that caters to all interests. Let’s dive into the highlights of this enchanting destination and why Big Blue Diving stands out as the best dive shop on the island.

Food and Drink

Koh Tao may be famous for its diving, but it’s also a foodie’s paradise. From casual beachside eateries to charming cafes and upscale restaurants, the island offers a diverse culinary landscape to satisfy every palate. Fresh seafood, delectable Thai curries, and mouthwatering street food delights await, ensuring a gastronomic adventure like no other. Don’t forget to pair your meals with tropical cocktails or sip on freshly squeezed fruit juices as you soak in the island’s laid-back vibes.

The Party Scene

As the sun sets, Koh Tao comes alive with a vibrant party scene that attracts travelers seeking fun-filled nights. Sairee Beach is the epicenter of nightlife, with a plethora of beach bars, clubs, and live music venues. Dance barefoot on the sandy shores, socialize with fellow travelers, and revel in the island’s infectious party spirit. Whether you’re up for beachfront bonfires, fire shows, or themed parties, Koh Tao’s nightlife has something for everyone.

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The Underwater Realm

Koh Tao’s reputation as a diving mecca is well-deserved, and the underwater wonders are nothing short of mesmerizing. Pristine coral reefs, diverse marine life, and intriguing underwater formations beckon divers to explore the depths of the Gulf of Thailand. As you venture into this marine paradise, Big Blue Diving emerges as the premier dive shop on the island.

And of courseBig Blue Diving

With a long-standing legacy as one of Koh Tao’s pioneering dive centers, Big Blue Diving stands out as the go-to choice for divers seeking unparalleled adventures. Catering to all levels of experience, their highly skilled and passionate team of instructors ensures each dive is safe, educational, and awe-inspiring.

From beginner scuba courses providing essential skills and certifications to advanced diving programs exploring deeper waters and specialized techniques, Big Blue Diving offers a range of courses to unlock the beauty of the underwater world. Their commitment to sustainability and marine conservation permeates every aspect of their training, fostering a profound appreciation and respect for the ocean’s delicate ecosystems.

Whether you’re on your first-ever dive or a seasoned enthusiast seeking new challenges, Big Blue Diving’s personalized approach and attention to safety ensure you have an unforgettable and enriching experience beneath the waves.