Night Diver speciality course in Koh Lanta

Night diving in Koh Lanta is an extraordinary experience! Light beams in the dark bring a fantastic sense of excitement and adventure to the underwater world. Night dive in Koh Lanta, requires a high degree of coordination and skill; particular techniques, for which this course will prepare you. During the night dive training in Koh Lanta, you will do three dives and learn the correct techniques for night diving.

Topics covered include:
Planning, organization, procedures, techniques and dangers inherent in night diving.
Procedural tips for buoyancy control and communication.
Use of lamps and applications of the buddy system.
Procedures in case of loss of orientation or other emergency situations.
Peculiarities of the underwater world at night.

Night diving in the Adventures in Diving program may, at the discretion of your Instructor, be credited for this specialty.

PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver or higher, who are at least 12 years old, can enroll in the Night Diver specialty course.

Scuba diving at night teaches you to focus on what you can see in your light’s beam, on controlling your buoyancy by feel, on staying with your buddy and on paying attention to details you may overlook during the day. During three night dives, you’ll practice:

  • Light handling and communication techniques.
  • Entering, exiting and navigating in the dark.
  • Identifying how plants and animals differ or change behavior at night.

Also, the first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification


  • 11’900 THB – Training on 4 days, 4 dives
  • All the equipment needed for snorkeling  dive
  • Your teaching material in English (if existing)
  • PADI certification
  • An English or French-speaking instructor (up to you)
  • Small group of 2 peoples maximum
  • Transfer from your hotel to the port and from the port to your hotel
  • Breakfast, non-vegetarian / vegetarian lunch, fruits and drinks served on the boat
  • Diving insurance (DAN)
  • THB 600 Marine National Park Fee, per day per diver (during sea dives)
  • THB 400 Marine National Park Tax, per day per passenger (during sea dives)