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Apnea Total - Day Courses

#38 of 103 Tours in Koh Tao
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9/224 Moo 1 | Sairee Beach, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Very experienced and detail orriented

I took the beginner free diver course (2 days). Over the course of these two days the morning was... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
KyleCzapski
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Toronto, Canada
experience of your life

If you like being in the water, if you like snorkeling, if you like fun. this is what you wanna do... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Stephan R
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Frauenfeld, Switzerland
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Apnea Total Koh Tao is the headquarters for the network of Freediving schools based around the world, it is an independent organization established in 2003, and the first freediving school in Southeast Asia operating for over 15 yrs. Monica Ganame (Argentina) and Eusebio Saenz de Santamaria (Spain) are the founders, the duo and their team are internationally recognized freedive instructors with vast experience in competitions, training and freediving education. Apnea Total has featured in the countless media publications worldwide that identify the school as the most reputable centre for freedive education and training. Their qualifications include dives deeper than 100 meters and static breath-holds of over 8 minutes. The Apnea Total Team promotes freedive education and safety from beginner to instructor level. To date, over 12,000 students have successfully completed Apnea Total courses. Currently there are schools teaching AT system worldwide.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9/224 Moo 1 | Sairee Beach, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

I took the beginner free diver course (2 days). Over the course of these two days the morning was theory; including breathing exercises followed by around 2 hours of practical in the water. All of the breathing exercises were explained and then shown to ensure...More

Thank KyleCzapski
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

If you like being in the water, if you like snorkeling, if you like fun. this is what you wanna do. go and discover the beauty of free diving for your life. i met countless people doing this course, but never did i meet one...More

Thank Stephan R
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

Freediving with Apnea Total was an incredible experience for me! I did the Freediver + Advanced Freediver course with Apnea Total and got completely addicted to it. During these 5 days my instructors Arturo and Gaetan maximised my potential more that i could ever imagine....More

Thank Jan M
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Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

I didn't had any intentions to take the course, but a friend highly recommended to take it. At the beginning I was afraid, but the stuff was super professional and nice, they gave me the confidence to do it. I felt very safe and it...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

In August, in my short permanence in Koh Tao, I had the occasion to make a pair of fun dives with Apnea Total. The headquarter, in a perfect position, on Sairee Beach, only few minutes away from the pier, is really clean, modern with all...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

safety first. These guys are so coole and made me brake my limits. I never was thinking that I can hold my brath close to 4 minutes.

Thank Oliver W
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

Great place to learn Freediving. You don't feel like a customer of a business. The staff treats you like a family member, so you feel very comfortable . I had a great time , can only highly recommend the set up.

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

A great experience into the sea. A very nice and professional team. Another vision to accost life. Thanks for all apnea total. See you soin for advanced course...

Thank greg r
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

What a perfect place to learn how to free dive. Great setting, professional gear, fun and knowledgable instructors... I can only say that it was a blast!

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Reviewed 17 May 2015

Great team, great tuitions (I've done freediver and Advanced lever) Total security. Excellent professionalism, Good feeling. DON'T Change anything. Christophe R.

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Response from Monica G | Property representative |
Hello, the basic, Freediver Course ( 2 days) 5500THB and the Advanced Freediver Course ( 3 days) 7000THB. For more info and description of the courses visit Apnea Total website.
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