Koh Lanta Information

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If you would like to get the most updated news on Koh Lanta travel information, resorts, restaurant listings, and activities, we highly recommend the Lanta Pocket Guide website. You can also pick up your own personal copy of the pocket guide for FREE at most resorts, dive centers and restaurants on Koh Lanta when you arrive here.

Similans Liveaboard Diving

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If you are heading to the Similan Islands for some great Andaman Sea diving, may we recommend a trip on the luxury vessel M/V Peterpan.
M/V Peterpan is fast becoming recognized as one of the best Liveaboard dive boats in the region. The boat was designed with the scuba diver in mind, offering the comfort on par with any land-based superior resort accommodation built with safety and comfort as its main priority.
Their professional and experienced dive team will make sure that you enjoy each dive in small groups while discovering the secrets of the Similan Islands and Andaman Sea diving.

Free Divemaster Internships


Every year beginning October and December we offer FREE internship spots to individuals who wish to achieve the PADI Divemaster rating, who are willing to learn and who share our passion for diving. The ability to be a team player is required.

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Internship Duration - 3 months
Start Dates: 15th October and 15th December

During this time you will be working alongside members of staff with 6 working / training days a week. You will get 1 day off every week (you may also choose to dive on your day off). You may sign on for the internship even as a Open Water Diver (additional costs apply), however, you will only officially begin the internship after you have obtained the DM course prerequisites.

Pre-requisites to APPLY for the internship:
- no diving experience needed
- be a comfortable swimmer
- be of sound health
- a willingness to learn

Pre-requisites to BEGIN the internship:
 -  be at least 18 years of age
 -  have at least 40 logged dives
 - PADI Rescue Diver rating with EFR or equivalent

Additional costs:
- PADI Divemaster Application Fee (AU$165)
- PADI Divemaster materials (DM Crew-Pak with PADI pro bag)  - current price THB 7,500
- If you are not yet a PADI Rescue Diver, these additional costs apply to reach that level:

 What's NOT included:
 - Accommodation - we can assist you in finding accommodation for THB 6,000 - 12,000 a month.
 - Transport - we can assist in finding scooter rentals for as low as THB2,500 a month
 - Meals - only meals on boat trips are included
Altogether you are looking at a living expense of around THB 18,000 / USD 505 / EU 475 a month (it depends on your lifestyle of course)
- Additional dives needed to reach 40 logged dives

Benefits of the Internship:
 - PADI Deep Diver and PADI Search & Recovery specialty courses for FREE
 - 20% discount on dive equipment purchases
 - Training geared towards preparation for the Instructor Development Course
 - Learn and understand the mechanics of a dive center, from sales to logistics etc.
 - A party thrown for you after you complete the internship

Email us for further inquiries 
(note: these prices are valid for 2015 and subject to change)