Carabao diving
Koh Tao

We make diving your passion

Why to choose us?

9 reasons why to dive with Carabao Diving Centre


Pioneer Diving Center in Koh Tao. More than 20 years of experience.

small groups

Maximum 4 students per Instructor.

High-quality equipment

Ideal for anyone who is learning to dive or who is already an expert in diving.

medical insurance

We provide medical insurance for all who are diving with us at no additional cost.

Private boats

We have 3 boats, all with compressor. In which guarantees us an excellent service and avoid any inconvenience.


Our boats leave directly from the beach on Chalok Bay right in front of our front beach resort.

ssi certification

We are a SSI Diving Center. One of the most recognized SCUBA certification agencies around the world.

Special packages

We offers special packages with competitive prices that includes accommodation (Private room and shared dormitory) + scuba diving courses.


Our team is formed by instructors and divemasters of different nationalities. We teach in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Bestseller packages

Due to Covid-19 pandemic, we offer a special prices. Book your diving now and get a special discount!

Packages start from

2500 bth 2250bht

Try scuba diving and begin the adventure of a lifetime. The easiest way to get into the underwater world without any experience.

Check out our special packages including 1 night and 1 or 2 dives

Packages start from

11000 bth 9900bht

Became a certified Open water diver. If you want to dive anywhere you want, with anyone you want, join the Open Water Diver program. 

Check out our special packages including 3 night and 4-6 dives

Packages start from

10500 bth 9500bht

Become your advance adventure today. If you are already a certified Open Water Diver then you are ready for the next step.

Check out our special packages including 2 night and 5 dives

We offer all the range of SSI diving programs available in Koh Tao, for the very first timers up to the Professionals divers. Our offer includes accommodation + diving courses. Select diving course and get up to 3 days of free accommodation in private room with air condition. Our main goals are to offer to our students safety and no stress situations during their course with us: the infinity swimming pool and the flexibility with our time schedule guarantee. Perfect relax and no dive time limits. 

Our story

With over 20 years of experience, Carabao Dive Resort is a pioneer diving center in Koh Tao. During this time we have certified thousands of divers from all around the world. Regularly upgraded and renovated, our resort offers fantastic facilities and a great value vacation.

Everything in one place

We are located in the south of Koh Tao, beauiful sunset and stunning view. The Resort provide bike rental, kayaks, laundry service, ferry and bus tickets

– 3 Private Boats Embark easy from the Beach Relax and Experience Team of Instructors
– High Quality Equipment
– Small Group Size ( 4 pax)
– Divemaster Assistant always available
– Regular Trips to Sail Rock Taxi pick up included around the island

Our restaurant opens everyday for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Due to our international guests, we have a big variety of cooking styles to suite everybody. Mexican, Italian and of course Thai cuisine can be found here. You will also find a pool table and a spacious sun deck to chill out right by the beach, have a sunset drink and meet new friends.

Meet our Team

Our profesional diving instructors and divemasters

Why our customers love us?

Carabao Dive Resort
Based on 93 reviews
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Nicolas EhlerNicolas Ehler
12:22 31 Jan 22
Amazing experience, I did my open water diving course and can definitely recommend it. Good instructors, nice room and a really good price!!
Niklas SchippersNiklas Schippers
09:43 31 Jan 22
The diving course was Amazing! I totally recommend it! Price was cheap and the instructor was so helpful and friendly!!
14:55 28 Aug 21
Great Dive Center!Great Facilities and Instructors!I’d recommend!
Sam BesterSam Bester
13:23 22 Dec 20
Phenomenal experience! Absolutely amazing staff! I would recommend the resort to anyone!
Janine SchwarzJanine Schwarz
07:08 24 Jan 20
I could stay here forever ❤️The atmosphere and staff is amazing of this wonderful place. I’ve always been afraid to dive, but after a Fun Dive or was clear that I need to go down there more often and made my Open Water license. Quality and safety with a lot of fun. Just so it!The rooms have warm water and a balcony with beach view. Would not just come back, just stay right away.So grateful to found it! Big thanks to the whole crew! See you soon!


2 months ago

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DIVE MASTER TRAINING COMPLETED ✔️🤩👏👌 Congratulations @thomas_delsoglio you are being part of a great team of DMT and we hope to see you soon 🤙🏻 #divemaster #divetravel #divemastertraining #kohtao #islandlife #stateofmind #DiveMasterLife ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy International Woman’s Day 👩👩🏽👩🏻👩🏾👩🏿And congratulations on completing your diving license beautiful mermaids 🧜‍♀️ You all rocked today!!! 😄tag yourself #womandiver #internationalwomensday #8march #2024 #mermaidgang #carabaodiving #kohtao #scuba #myssi ... See MoreSee Less
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Newest Open water divers! Well done on completing your diving license, now you are ready to explore the wonders of the ocean 🙌👏🤿👌🏻Book your diving course today! Diving packages include:☑️ Accommodation ☑️ Free taxi ☑️ Diving insurance☑️ Diving equipment ☑️ Digital Material Message your questions and book your courses 👌🏻 ... See MoreSee Less
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Another happy start of the year 🤩🎉👌Thanks guys for joining us for this amazing experience 🤩🥽Enjoy your diving license now and see you soon again 😍#SSI #kohtao #diving #thailandtravel #backpacklife #certified ... See MoreSee Less
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