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Koh Tao Dive Centers, Shops & Operators

By some counts, there are more than 30 dive shops on Koh Tao. More than enough to serve whatever needs you have. The list below shows a selection of the more well-established operations, that have at least some recommendations from other divers.

Dive Operators & Schools

Master Divers
PADI 5 Star IDC that is the on fully western owned and operated dive center on Koh Tao. Offers a full range of dive courses as well as dive trips out of Koh Tao.
Scuba Junction
Highly regarded PADI and SSI certified diving school and tour operator, right on Sairee Beach on Koh Tao.
Koh Tao Dive Center
A PADI instructor development center and long-established dive operator. Part of the Crystal Dive Resort.

Dive Resorts

Big Blue Diving Resort
Long-established dive resort, with full PADI and SSI training facilities, as well as a liveaboard operation. Claims to have the largest fleet of dive boats on Koh Tao.
Crystal Dive Resort
Another long-established resort, and one of four PADI Career Development Centers in Thailand.
Koh Tao Coral Grand Resort
Self contained PADI licensed resort. Also has a fairly swank dive boat for liveaboard cruises.

Dive Shops

Dive Supply
Appears to be Thailand's largest chain of diving supplies stores. They're headquartered in Phuket, but have a shop in Mae Haad on Koh Tao.

Please note: A link on this page is not an endorsement or recommendation for the listed service. Unless there's an "OK" sign () next to the link, then I haven't patronized the company.
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