A Koh Tao dive school with a difference, New Heaven is a family owned business, established on Koh Tao in the Gulf of Thailand in 1995, we were one of the first dive schools on the island, yet remain one of smallest. Specializing in relaxed diving with small groups, we offer all SSI an PADI dive courses from beginner to professional levels, and with no more than 4 people per group. Our professional staff is able to provide a unique and personalized diving experience. So if you are looking to learn SCUBA diving, or would just like to join us for some fun in the sea, contact us or look though our website to find out more…
An oasis in the middle of the sea…
We are dedicated to upholding responsible eco-tourism with marine conservation, safety, and quality being our main priorities. Through our coral reef conservation projects and coral reef check courses, we strive to promote sustainable business practices that will preserve this tropical island paradise so that it may be enjoyed for generations to come. We welcome you to New Heaven Dive School Koh Tao…
When you come to our dive school you are not only one of our valued customers, you become a part of the New Heaven family. We are able to offer you a more holistic holiday experience with our Yoga and Ayurvedic health classes taught looking over the pristine Chalok Ban Kao bay. Come discover why our customers choose this Koh Tao Dive School and come back year after year, because we are sure the people you meet here will keep you coming back as well.
Koh Tao Diving in the Gulf of Thailand
Koh Tao is known for its high level of scuba training and New Heaven is no exception, with our small group sizes and experienced instructors with multiple languages we cater for all levels of divers, whether taking your first diving course – and becoming an Open Water Diver, or more experienced divers wishing to fundive to see the amazing underwater world we have here. Being a dive school with a focus on marine conservation our divemasters are highly knowledgeable about the coral reef and marine life that Koh Tao has to offer.
Marine Conservation in Thailand
Marine conservation courses are offered for many different topics of the marine environment. Our marine conservation programs run for a few days to a few months and can be tailored to individuals requiring research or data for university papers. We are continually building and maintaining artificial reefs, and recently have been carefully studying coral spawning and monitoring the increase of Drupella snails around the dive sites of Koh Tao. Please take a look at our full list and details of the conservation projects we are involved in.
Yoga at New Heaven Dive School
Yoga classes are held daily on the decking above the dive shop looking out on the beautiful waters of Chalok Baan Kao Bay. For those who have a little longer or want to focus on the more on the yoga, we hold monthly yoga retreats at our Baan Talay Resort which last for 5 days and focus, amongst many things, on developing your own individual practice and AYP techniques.
Accommodation on Koh Tao
Aow Leuk Bay is situated on the East coast of the island and is home to our Baan Talay Resort where we a handful of stunning bungalows blended seamlessly into the lush Koh Tao hillside. The peace and serenity you will experience here is untouched and has access down to the coral reef for some of the islands best snorkeling.
For those wanting to be nearer the beach and road for easy access to shops and restaurants we have a couple of Beach Villas next to the dive shop on Chalok Baan Kao beach front. Accommodation in the Pool Villas and at Baan Talay has reduced rates for people taking dive courses or yoga retreats with us.