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Local Diving

#10 of 32 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Ao Nang Features Animals
Ao Nang Front Beach, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 8100, Thailand
+66 89 871 2629
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The most amazing experience ever - a big thanks to Phet

My first ever scuba diving experience and it was a life changing experience- all thanks to Local... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Great staff and nice dives

Did with them 7 dives in three days, with 4 instructors. All of them are nice, helpful, well... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
yazeed m
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Local Diving has been in operation in Ao Nang (Krabi) since 2004. We run daily trips to local islands, also shark points, anemone reef, king cruiser wreck and Phi Phi Island. Courses are available from Open Water to dive master.We have two comfortable day boats - both fitted with toilets.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Ao Nang Front Beach, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 8100, Thailand
+66 89 871 2629

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first ever scuba diving experience and it was a life changing experience- all thanks to Local diving. The highlights- 1. A very warm welcome 2. Friendly and energtic staff 3. Good participants 4. Clear instructions And the most important 5. The most awesome support-...More

Thank poojakhatija
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Did with them 7 dives in three days, with 4 instructors. All of them are nice, helpful, well knowledge and want you to see what's down there. Highly recommend them for scuba diving. After the 7 dives they gave me a discount on my last...More

Thank yazeed m
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The diving was awesome and so was the price. Gear is a bit wornout an could need a update. Some regulators was leaking so service might be needed. The guide was good and pointed out the good stuff... If you have dived att phiphi and...More

Thank Tearsneverdry
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I was on my OWD referral course, 2 days 4 dives. I only managed to book it a night in advance. The Local Diving team is so helpful and very flexible to book me in for the course. I was picked up from hotel in...More

1  Thank emilylondon2017
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I was snorkling on Local Diving`s trip to Phi Phi and on another day I joined the trip to the local islands. Both trip were lots of fun, stuff is friendly and the atmosphere relaxing. Especially the bigger boat is really comfortable. The sea and...More

Thank kanervakiikeri
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Päätimmen lähteä päivän sukellus- ja snorklausretkelle Local Divingilaisten kanssa. Edellisvuotinen mainio kokemus oli hyvin muistissa. Kun lasten kanssa matkustaa, arvostaa ennakointia ja asioiden sujuvuutta. Löytyy laadukkaat pelastusliivit, snorkkelit ja ruoka maistuu pienille merirosvoille ja merenneidoille. Kommunikaatio pelaa henkilökunnan kanssa ja on turvallinen olo. Heidän tietämys...More

Thank Sannalla
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Thank you all staff of Local Diving for the great diving. I took the AOWD-course and did many fun diving trips on local islands and Phi Phi plus a night dive trip. It was during the peak tourist season and many busy days, but it...More

2  Thank iknowselin
Reviewed 9 January 2017

It's a really fun and enjoyable moment with experienced professional diving instructors. I just took an open water diving course here and I’m glad that I made a right choice. I’m appreciated that those diving master would be so considerable with the safety and also...More

1  Thank Sindyysy
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This just happened to me today. First, 30+ minutes late picking us up at hotel in a rickety truck. Driver gets lost finding next guest. Finally get to dive shop. Staff is disorganized and slow. Looks like a dozen other divers at all levels from...More

Thank joe t
Chaowalit P, Owner at Local Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2017

We are extremely sorry for your bad experience. It was certainly a difficult and frustrating day for all trip and tour operators. As it was the peak of the national holidays with a massive influx or new and existing holiday makers wanting to join trips...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016

It was an amazing experience for a first time diver like me and my other 2 friends. They picked us up early from our resort on a beautiful morning. The entire staff was really helpful & courteous. They really did well in keeping everyone calm...More

Thank Vikas K
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Nipun A
I and my 2 friends(Rahul and Jignesh) had done scuba diving with Local diving Company on 11th March. I have yet not received the photos and videos that your person had clicked from the camera. I request you to send the same soon.
18 March 2017|
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Response from Chaowalit P | Property representative |
Sorry if we misunderstood with.You guys never tell us any you want the photos which we had been shooting for.But we shall give its to you for free.No worry Thanks for dive with us...
Georgia-May D
Hi, wanting to know how long your snorkling trips go for, and how you book them. We were looking at doing one tomorrow if possible. Thanks
20 October 2016|
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Response from Chaowalit P | Property representative |
please see our website for all details on all our trips, If you still require information, please dont hesitate contact us via facebook or email. Kind Regards, Local Diving Team
Has anyone just went on snorkeling tour only and if so what was your experience like and would you recommend it?
2 February 2016|
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Response from BirgitFedder | Reviewed this property |
We went with Local Diving, Ao Nang. We can highly recommend the 4-Island snorkeling tour with them. It's a very professional, friendly and helpful team. You will see "The Beach", famous from the Movie as well ;-). We loved... More