TRIP PLANNER - KOH TAO

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COSTS

  • Koh Tao, Thailand
  • Rs. 43,500 per 6 Nights excl. flights and taxes
  • Flights - Rs. 24,000/- Mumbai - Bangkok Return Fare (as per MakeMyTrip)
  • Transfers - Rs. 5,500/- Bangkok Airport to Koh Tao and back including bus and ferry (as per Lomprayah)
  • Accommodation - Rs. 3,000/- per night for an AC room on a single sharing basis (as per Booking.com)
  • SCUBA Certification - Rs. 20,000 including 4 dives, certification and all charges
  • Others - Rs. 1,400/- per day for Food, drinks and local transport costs (as per Expatistan)

Standard Itinerary

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UPGRADE OPTIONS

Accomodation

We strongly recommend that you stay at the dive center. Here are the options:

Low-Range: About Rs. 1000 a fan room. Bag-packer style accommodation. Cold water shower.

Mid-Range: About Rs. 3000 per person. AC room. Hot water shower and Soap/Towel/Shampoo provided.

(Check out the accommodation options here)

Extra Diving

PADI Advanced Open Water Course: Rs. 17000 (5 dives, 2 more days)

Fun Dives: Rs. 2000 - 2500 per dive depending upon the location of the dive.

For fun dives after your certification, the dive sites we service are:

Sail Rock, Sairee Beach, Chumphon Pinnacle, Tanote Bay, Shark Island, Mae Haad Bay, White Rock, Hin Wong Bay and many more. Each site needs different dive experience. Please get in touch for more information.

Activities

Visit to Koh Nang Yuan: Rs. 4500 - Join one of the kayak tours to traverse the crystal clear waters upto Koh Nangyuan for a once in a lifetime experience (More about the activity here)

Party on Sairee Beach: Sairee beach is famous for its fire jugglers and on-the-beach parties all night long (More about the activity here)

Full Moon Party: The biggest party of the month! (More about the activity here)

More activities are available with us. Get in touch!

HOW TO BOOK?

Step 1: Choose a destination
Choose where you want to go.

Step 2: Choose the kind of diving
Choose whether you want to do an introductory dive, a certification course or a fun dive (if you are certified).

Step 3: Go Finkick!
Contact us and we will book the diving for you. You can book the flights, accommodation and transfers using the above information. There'll be no extra charge apart from whats mentioned above.

Interested? Need more information? Contact Us

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT KOH TAO

[As On 26 August 2016] If you hold an Indian passport, then the visa is available on arrival and costs THB 1000 given you meet certain criterias. As the rules keep changing, please read updated information here

p.s. We recommend carrying 4 x passport size photographs of yourselves along with some Thai Baht currency to avoid any delays at the immigration

We understand that it might look like a lot of work. However, there are very clearly stated guidelines for travelling around Bangkok and getting to the bus stop to catch the bus to Chumphon.

As you exit the airport, keep going towards the signs leading to 'Lomprayah' and take a bus / taxi to the Lomprayah station in Bangkok.

Once you get there you can easily get tickets to go to Koh Tao. You can eat / chill while you wait for your bus. Since Lomprayah is the sole agency that controls this, you can never get lost. Even if you pass out sitting somewhere, they'll find you! If they aren't able to, you can always take the next one which is never more than an hour away!

Once you get to Chumphon, you'll be guided to the ferry for Koh Tao.

Alternates to this long travel?

You can fly into Koh Samui, take a taxi to the ferry and take a ferry to Koh Tao. It will be a little more expensive but you will do away with the overnight bus journey. You can find all information here

Koh Tao has a 12-month weather, so to speak. However, the best time to visit is October through to February. Please find a comprehensive guide on the weather here

Koh Tao is an ultimate destination for that bachelor trip that you and your friends have always been planning for ! It is the ultimate bagpacker destination with a lot of partying, booze and young souls. It is also an ideal destination for single travellers to meet people from all over the world.

Please find a comprehensive guide here

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