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Address: 27/5 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach Road | Koh Samui, Suratthani, Thailand, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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+66 77 422 437

Regarding Scuba Diving at Ko Samui Calypso Diving is the meeting place for...

Regarding Scuba Diving at Ko Samui Calypso Diving is the meeting place for vacationers, who like to explore the underwater world of Ko Samui (ko Samui Dive) and Ko Tao, since 1988.To go Scuba Diving you can go on a day trip with two or three dives in a changing weekly program whole year around. The scuba dive trips will bring you to the best dive sites like Sail Rock, South West Pinnacle, Chumphon Pinnacle and Ko Tao. The underwater world is abundant and beautiful. Visibility can be up to 30m. The water temperature with average 30 degrees Celsius is perfect. So is the weather with mostly sunshine. Another option to go scuba diving are our overnight trips to Koh Tao. Calypso Diving is the only dive centre at Ko Samui that owns a live aboard boat. On an overnight trip you can do up to seven dives. We offer everything a diver could wish for: night diving, deep diving, wreck diving as well as dives around the beautiful reefs of Ko Tao. We also offer guided, individual snorkelling trips in very small groups. Calypsos snorkelling trips fit to everybody no matter young or old. If you stay at Koh Samui it’s the best to go for a snorkelling trip around Ko Tao. The snorkelling in the clear waters of Ko Tao is extraordinary fun. The tour leads you to different sites which are the best possible sites. The tour guide speaks English and German, gives a detailed introduction into snorkelling, the equipment and teaches a few handy tips.

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Do the Big 3 Day Dive !

I did the Big 3 day dive with Calypso back in Sept (I know, that was a long time ago) The Boat is a very comfortable catamaran, not as fast as all the other speed boats around on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lausanne, Switzerland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to this 3 tanks diving trip and booked weeks before based on their reviews. I receive the final confirmation at 8:00PM, 12hours prior to the diving trip. Everything was perfect till this point. Then they wrote me another email one hour later (9:00 pm), claiming that they have to cancel the trip on the second... More 

Thank Bojun C
petersamui, Manager at Calypso Diving, responded to this review

This review hurt me personally. We planned a trip for this day with just 3 of our customers. That meant we would loose money to run this trip. Unfortunately I got a cancellation of two divers around 9pm. I immediately informed the reviewer apologized having to cancel. Everybody will understand that we can't run a trip for one person for... More 

Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the Big 3 day dive with Calypso back in Sept (I know, that was a long time ago) The Boat is a very comfortable catamaran, not as fast as all the other speed boats around on the island. But slower means more comfort :) Saw a whale shark on Dive 2 and finished the day at Sail Rock... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole crew was very friendly and my instructor Jill was constantly checking in to make sure I was comfortable underwater during my refresher course and the subsequent dives. If I ever come back I would definitely book with Calypso again.

Thank Dan W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Diving with calypso diving was an amazing experience. Very well organised and amazing staff, they know the subject very well. Right from the manager Mr. Dominic to the staff boy everyone were very courteous and made u feel comfortable and at ease. Instructor Jilly , dived along with me and she was fantastic. I was very scared and nervous, she... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time diving. The diving team was very friendly and respect my fear and helped me a lot. I felt safe all the way. I went with my husband and we had an instructor only for the two of us. The boat was comfortable and fast. Though it rained a lot it was a fantastic experience.

Thank Sofia S
Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Jilly always take good care at her members. Really enjoyed the dive in a great yacht with nice crew. Overall,It's much better than Discovery Dive.

Thank LoLorii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Not like the others use speedboat. Calypso's big catterman is the best, comfort and nice. And dive guide Jilly always gives you a well briefing before dive. Truly a FIVE STAR dive shop. If anyone hasn't make up there choice of dive shop, please don't hesitate to book your dive tour with Calypso. 或許探索潛水中心的評價較高,但真心覺得沒有這間好!光是大船不用跟別人還有一大堆裝備擠在一起就一切都值得了。

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Was really at good place. The owner Peter and the staff was so friendly. Best boat ever with breakfest, lunch and snack. I Got the Best instructor ever Joe. And i Got the amazing experience to see the great whale shark.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

First time scuba and this crew made it simple and amazing! Great day!!! All with breakfast and lunch included... and awesome pictures to take home!

1 Thank Harleigh S
petersamui, Manager at Calypso Diving, responded to this review

Hello Harleigh, 'awesome crew and great dives' - what more would you like to wish for..? We are very happy to see that you had a lovely day out on the catamaran with us and would be pleased to welcome you back again someday! Thank you very much for taking your time to write this positive review! Sunny regards from... More 

Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Without a doubt this is the best dive company on the island ! Two adults, two teenagers and one almost teenager, we had actually originally decided to go with another dive company and simply stumbled across Calypso ... Lucky Day. Safety first which reassured me ( The Mummy Non-Diver ), the instructors were all well experienced, and at the top... More 

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petersamui, Manager at Calypso Diving, responded to this review

Hello mhairi69, thank you so much for your great feedback and for so many positive words. Highly appreciated. We are just happy to see that you and your family had a wonderful day out on the boat with us. Especially the fact that you mentioned you felt very safe with us means a lot us. When after all you were... More 

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