Phuket Diving

Phuket diving

Passion for Diving

Water of Asia is an international travel agency based in Thailand created in 2008.
It is run by divers who are passionate about dving and South East Asia. Some of us are professionally trained and can deliver diving training in Phuket where we know the best boats, diving centres and locations in order to enjoy this region in the best way as possible all year round.

Why trust us? Here are some examples…
We have been living in Thailand for more than 10 years so we know our environment very well.
We are a mixed team of professional divers availabel 7/7.
Some of us have an aquaphobia qualification so that we can offer diving training to everbody.
The sale instructor will follow you during your training.
We train people for large resorts such as the BangTao Beach Resort and Spa.
We will take you to the best diving spots of Phuket and the Similan.
We train divers in the respect of international security rules.
With us no bad surprises.
Because your security is our priority. 


The Water of Asia team


The equipments
We only work with high quality material Scubapro and Aqualung, leaders on the market. All the material is professionally certified and is revised every 6 months in order to offer great safety standards.


The boats
Welcome on board! We work with the most secure and the nicest boats in Phuket that are selected specially by us from speed to cruise boat, we can cater to any taste.






Our team

The Water of Asia team


Nicolas:
Diving instructor PADI : MSDT * 492874 - CMAS **
Founder of Water of Asia. After many years guiding clients on adventure tours across Asia, he and his wife started the agency in 2008 with a concept based on holidays that mixed diving, culture and adventure. Living for his passions: diving and travel, he keeps on discovering new places and on designing new tours to share them with you.

Véronique: Operations DIrector and Diving instructor PADI : OWSI * 491527
Véronique, Co-Founder of Water of Asia and Nicolas wife. She is responsible for the bookings and the administration. Her long diving experience in places such as Mexico, Egypt, Indonesia and Thailand gives her the skills to guide you through the best on land and underwater destinations. After falling in love with Asia, Véronique is now mainly livng in Thailand with Nicolas and their little boy Mathis.

Audrey:  Manager of waterofasia.com and diver.
After a succesful career in international business in the UK, this adventure seeker has recently joined to share wth you her passion for Asia where she likes to go on adventurous discoveries on land and underwater. Receptive to her clients need, she knows how to design holidays that will enchant you.

Vincent: Marketing Manager
Vincent has been living in Asia and working in the tourism industry for more than 10 years. Based in Bangkok, he knows South East Asia by heart and can also advise you on the best tourist attractions or nightlife spots in the Capital. A great problem solver, he will always find a solution in the unlikely event of a problem arising.

Jonathan: Dive Master and Indonesia cruises specialist
Jonathan knows Indonesia and its best cruise ships inside out. He is a key member of staff when it comes to find the best cruises to destinations such as Komodo, Flores, Alor, Timor and many others. He has tried them all for you and will thus be able to give you the best tips.

Jewee: Accountant.
You will probably never meet Jewee unless you should have a claim. She is our “fairy” and our administrative connection between Occident and Asia. A keen diver, she dives whenever she can.

Thailand Partners

Mark: South East Asia Tour Manager
Mark he has been living in Thailand for more than 20 years and knows South East Asia by heart. He cultivates a passion for Cambodia, the arts and football and is responsible for our tours in China, Laos and Cambodia. You will learn and be entertained a lot in his company.

Kevin: PADI Diving Instructor : MSDT * 489528
Kevin has been travelling and diving for years, from Dahab to Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt), Roatan (Honduras), the Similian islands to Koh Tao and the Chumphon National Park (Thailand). A professional diver since 2006, he is recognized in his work for his guiding qualities. Kevin loves the sea and Asia, you will be enjoying his knowledge of the underwater world and sharing his best experiences on land.

Alex: PADI Diving Instuctor: OWSI 493191
Alexander comes from Sweden. Diving is Alex's life and you will feel his love and respect for the ocean every time he takes you with him. Alexander will share his passion for Asia and the arts including music, painting and sculpture and you will soon feel as enthusiastic as him about the local culture.

Pramot: Thailand Tour Guide.
DPramot has been a tour guide for 20 years. He is very knowledgeable about Thailand and its history, with him you will also have the chance to experience the kindness Thai people are reputed for. With his constant smile and its helpful manners Pramot will give you a good insight into “The Land of smiles”.

Sittanat: Driver
Sittanat is our dedicated driver. If need be, he would take care of you from Bangkok to Katmandu! He speaks English fluently and is always very resourceful if anything unusual happens. His passenger car is spacious and secure and you will appreciate his company as well as his careful driving.

Jean Daniel: Thailand - Laos and Cambodia Tour Guide
Jean Daniel is from Switzerland, he has been living in Thailand for more than 20 years. He loves Asia and he is a great motorbike enthusiast! He is a fantastic guide who will take you on great adventures, discovering the wonders of Asia. Visiting a temple or trekking through the jungle, his great sense of humor will keep you entertained in any situation.

The Padi diving courses

The PADI courses

We take our time to train you and give you the best chance to succeed. We only work in small groups to give you the best quality training.

You will probably find cheaper diving clubs in Thailand but remember that your safety is worth the extra pounds






We can train you for any level from beginner to instructor
With us no bad surprises, all is included

Diving "Baptism" - DSD - 1 day - 4 700THB

Leave for two dives at sea near Phuket with an English speaking instructor. Briefing on the diving equipment, the safety rules, going through the first chapter of the Open Water Book and doing the rudimentary excersises to make you comfortable underwater while getting a first look on the aquatic fauna and flora.

  • Maximum 2 students per instructor
  • From 10 years old
  • Maximum 6 metres depth

SCUBA DIVER - 2 days - 10 400THB

You don't gave the time to pass your Open Water, choose the Scuba Diver (half the Open Water). Normally on 2 days, we will review the three first chapters of the Open Water book. We will do the swimming pool exercises and we will do 2 sea dives up to 12 metres depth. You will leave with a diploma that will give allow you to dive anywhere in the world up to 12 metres deep:)

  • Maximum 2 to 4 trainees per instructor
  • From 10 years old
  • 12 metres maximum depth

OPEN WATER DIVER - 3 days - 14 900THB

This is the most common level in the world, the Open Water Diver or commonly called "The Padi". In 3 days you will learn to dive up to 18 metres deep and to manage the basic diving knowledge. Understand what is pressure, to use the material approprietly, master the floating rules and after a few days with us you will feel safe in the water and we hope that you will share our passion for diving.

  • Maximum 2 to 4 trainees per instructor
  • From 10 years old
  • Maximum depth 18 metres / 12 metres for the 10 - 11 years old 

ADVANCED OPEN WATER DIVER - 2 days - 12 300THB

Want to learn more and to be autonomous at 30 metres? Want to learn about rudimentary navigation rules? The Advanced course is for you! It is a training that is adpated to those who are ready to further their knowledge to get on the next level. With 30 metres deep diving that will give you the opportunity to go on a cruise and to enjoy fully the diving sites. The navigation training will allow you to find your orientation and to learn about your environment. We will offer to take you on 3 dives of your choice while guiding you towards the best dives that will allow you to improve.

  • Maximum 2 to 4 tranees per instructor
  • From 12 years old
  • Maximum 30 metres depth / 24 metres for the under 15

EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE - 1 day - 5 700THB

A training to allow you to stay calm and to face an emergency situation in your daily life and in diving. Take part in a EFR course, the certificate will allow you to avoid the classic errorrs when confronted to a small or bigger incident.

  • Maximum 2 to 4 trainees per instructor
  • No Age limit
  • No diving

RESCUE DIVER - 3/4 days - 14 900THB

The course that will give you the ability to search for a lost object or for a lost diver, be able to take things in hands in emergency situations, to manage the search team, help an injured diver to surface, save life or at least do your best to do so.

  • Maximum 2 to 4 trainees per instructor
  • From 12 years old

SPECIALITIES - 1 to 2 days - from 6 700THB to 10 300THB

Many specialities are offered such as 40 metres deep diving, shipwreck diving, Nitrox diving, the submarine scooter diving, lots of great activities to share with your friends or your instructor.


DIVE MASTER upon request

Would you like to become a real diving professional, manage groups of divers, do diving baptism, share your passion and earn a living with it? Please contact us.

Leisure Diving


Leisure dives
We offer to go on different diving spots depending on your level and your needs. We can take you on dive spots on the South of Phuket but also on the Similan island during the season. br />
Example of a diving day in the South :
Leave your hotel in the morning around 7.00AM
Arrive on the port of Chalong, embark, briefing, breakfast
Dive N° 1
Break with snack
Dive N° 2 on another spot
Break with lunch
Dive N°3
Get back to the port with a snack
Transfer to the hotel and arrive at 5.30PM


Price: 3 dives in the South of Phuket4 700 Baht
Diving in Racha Yai 2 dives 4 100 Baht
Diving in the Similan 6 500 Baht
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