The freediving school is located on a tropical island in Thailand, named Koh Tao. So when you are not exploring the sea bed, you will be living your life in paradise! Xtreme Gap has partnered with the regions leading freediving school, which is an independent organization established in 2004 by internationally recognized freediving instructors. The team has vast experience in training and participating in worldwide freediving competitions. Their qualifications include dives deeper than 80 meters and static breath-holds of over 7.5 minutes.
WHY LEARN TO FREEDIVE?
Some would say Freediving allows you to achieve what most consider impossible. Overcoming that perception is one of the main reasons to try it.But actually the real reason is because it is an amazing thing to do. Once you are into free diving it will open up a whole new world to you. It’s hard to comprehend what it is about until you have tried it. But just imagine practising their sport every day, that opens you up to a completely new environment and something that you will continuously get better at. How extreme you want to go well that’s up to you, but living on a tropical island interacting with Marine life and getting amazing free diving skills well that’s worth spending some time on.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
On our Thailand Freediving course you will learn how to overcome your fears and decent down to 30 to 40 metres holding your breath. Advanced techniques are taught by highly experienced instructors, allowing you to experience the amazing underwater world of Koh Tao. If you are on a short break go for the beginner and advanced course, if you want to spend some decent time here, become a freedive Master.
Was this trip might not be right for everyone if you do like the water then you can take your snorkelling experience to the next level you would genuinely be amazed by how capable you can be under the water.
BEGINNER – 1 WEEK
ADVANCED 2 WEEKS
MASTER COURSE – 6 WEEKS
Freediving Course Thailand Photos
Freediving Course Thailand: Trip Highlights
- Ideal for a short holiday or cool activity to add to your gap year
- Totally unique programme, feel free
- 1 week for a beginner course.
- 2 weeks for a beginner & advanced course.
- 6 weeks to become a master!
- Freediving up to 20 meters within 2 days
- For the more advanced: freediving up to 40 meters!
- No dive equipment needed
- See turtles, tropical fish and more!
- Experience the stunning under water world
- Accommodation on the beautiful Thai island Koh Tao
- Stay one day and night in a luxury hotel in the buzzing backpackers area of Bangkok upon arrival
A 30 second walk from the Muay Thai training camp you will find your beautiful new, safe and clean home from home.
Our accommodation is one of the few places on the island with a swimming pool, which in 30 degrees heat is a god send after training. Your room, big and comfortable, will have an en-suite and there is a maid service. There is a laundry service (approx â‚¬1 per big bag load) as well. Linen and towels are provided.
A Rough Idea of Price
All of our gap year holidays are completely customised to your needs and prices will therefore vary based on things like the time of year and level of accommodation; but we want to give you as good an idea of how much this itinerary will cost.
1 Week - Beginner Course & Accommodation
1 Week - Advanced Course & Accommodation
2 Week - Beginner & Advanced Course & Standard Fan Accommodation
2 Week - Beginner & Advanced Course & Comfort Fan Accommodation
2 Week - Beginner & Advanced Course & Aircon Accommodation
6 Week - Master Course ( Zero to-hero) Standard Fan
6 Week - Master Course ( Zero to-hero) Comfort Room
6 Week - Master Course ( Zero to-hero) Aircon Room