Located on Phuket Island, on the south-west coast of Thailand, Ocean Geo is a European-run, PADI 5* IDC (Instructor Development Centre), tour agency and coffee shop, which provides only the best for its customers - service, safety, relaxation and FUN!
With the Andaman Sea and National Parks on our doorstep, we are lucky enough to host a spectacular set of activities and excursions in a world-class setting! Whether you’re interested in a PADI Diving Course, a Fun Diving Day Trip or Liveaboard, or any other delightful Tours and Activities which Phuket and its surroundings have to offer, just let us know your requirements and we will suggest a range of excellent options, specifically chosen to suit your requests.
Our Dive Centre
PADI CoursesOcean Geo Divers is a five-star PADI Instructor Development Centre (IDC), meaning that we teach the full range of PADI diving courses, from introductory courses for absolute beginners, all the way through to professional level diving, e.g. Divemaster, Instructor. Whatever your current level of training, we will help you progress your learning and experience, at your pace.
Fun DivingIn addition to PADI courses, we offer many fun diving and snorkelling trips, within easy distance of Phuket Island e.g. the Racha Islands, Phi Phi, the King Cruiser, and Hin Daeng to name just a few. For those wanting an extended diving experience to some outstanding locations, we partner with some excellent companies, and can arrange liveaboard trips (overnight cruises) from 1 to 7+ nights, to the Similan and Surin National Marine Parks, and also further afield to the up-and-coming waters of Myanmar (previously Burma
Why dive with us?
Whether fun diving, snorkelling or taking one of our PADI courses, one of the things which sets us apart is our ability to tailor your diving schedule to suit your plans, level of experience, and needs. We achieve this by working with a handful of very carefully selected, reliable dive boats with excellent safety records and standards, friendly and attentive crew, and of course, tasty food! As such, each day we have many day trip options, each with two or three dives - just let us know where you’d like to go!
Another key advantage is our strong focus on customer safety and service. We will provide you with well-maintained, quality equipment, e.g. ScubaPro and Aqua Lung (Apeks), regularly serviced by accredited technicians, and as an Aqua Lung affiliate we have a range of their latest items available for sale. For your peace of mind, we are also a member of the SSS Network, which has a recompression chamber at the Phuket International Hospital, and is endorsed by the Divers Alert Network (DAN).
Safety and service
At Ocean Geo, w e want you to have the best diving experience possible, and to get the most out of your diving days, so we do much more than just run a training course, or lead you around a dive site.
Friendly, professional, fun staff
Our dedicated team of Instructors is both professional and friendly, so as well as a lot of fun, you can expect small group sizes, with a maximum of 4 divers to 1 Instructor.
Small groups - max. 4 divers to 1 Instructor
Guidance, instruction and PADI course materials are available in many different languages - Chinese, English, French, German, Russian, Swedish and more, and you will have access to all of our resources throughout the full duration of your time with us. You can rest assured that our experienced team will look after every aspect of your diving needs.
Many languages available - training materials in your native language
Our Tour AgencyWhether you are a non-diver, a younger water baby, or are simply taking a day off from diving, Ocean Geo’s tour desk offers a wide variety of hand-picked, well organised, local activities, ranging from short excursions, to overnight (or longer) trips.
These include elephant trekking, ATV/quad biking, safaris to Phang Nga National Park, sightseeing and snorkelling trips to nearby paradise islands, fishing expeditions, sea canoeing, traditional Thai massage, Thai cookery courses, and much, much more! We have included details of our bestsellers here on our website, though if you have a specific requirement which isn’t included, please contact us and we will do our best to help
Our Coffee ShopRight next door to our dive centre is Ocean Coffee, our cute little coffee shop with a beautiful front deck and giant, comfortable chairs. So when you’re taking a break from the classroom, come and relax in the shade with hot or iced fresh-ground coffee, a selection of teas, or refreshing fresh-fruit smoothies. If you’re feeling indulgent, we also have a tasty choice of locally handmade French pastries and cakes, delivered fresh every day!
Where to Find Us
We are less than 50km (approx. 1 hour drive) from Phuket International Airport, and 6km from Chalong Pier – a major hub for many tourist activities, including dive boats, many island tours, and some tourist ferries to Phi Phi, Krabi, and beyond.
The more buzzing west coast beaches of Kata, Karon and Patong, with their tourist shops, many bars, restaurants and nightlife, are also easily accessible via the coastal road. Kata is the closest (southernmost) and can be reached in 10 minutes; Patong is approximately a 30-minute drive away.