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Big Blue Freediving

#60 of 105 Tours in Koh Tao
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Fantastic experience

I was always amazed by the idea of freediving and at the same time skeptical whether I could do it... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Christoph H
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Bern, Switzerland
Amazing. Best on Island

Living on Christmas Island and spending my days off Spearfishing I spend a lot of time in the Ocean... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Magnus C
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Big Blue Freediving school offers freediving courses. The school was founded by South American champion Flavia Eberhard and Spanish Champion Pepe Arcos. Now under other management.
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17/18 Moo. 1, Koh Tao 84280, Thailand
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+66 77 456 415
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

I was always amazed by the idea of freediving and at the same time skeptical whether I could do it and whether I would like it. Now, I finally tried it and am glad that I did it. It's a fascinating underwater experience you can...More

Thank Christoph H
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Living on Christmas Island and spending my days off Spearfishing I spend a lot of time in the Ocean and considered myself a decent “free Diver”. However I learned so much from this course and gained a much better understanding of the principles and fundamental...More

Thank Magnus C
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Had a little bit of experience with freediving before but Raquel the instructor took it to another level. She explained everything I needed to know before getting in the water with endless patience and helped me build my Confidence.She taught me in such a rofessional...More

Thank Rotem C
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Free diving at Big Blue was incredible!! I learnt so much and pushed my body further than I thought it could go! Free diving is so much fun and such a great achievement! I'll definitely keep practicing to be as good as Rakel and Fran...More

2  Thank Seacreature88
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

I was going to go to one of the other freediving schools but glad I opted for big Blue. The group for the course was small (max 4) and Rakel the instructor is a passionate professional who really helps you on a personal basis to...More

2  Thank Aidan H
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

This will be a slightly different review then most but I would still like to at least give a glowing recommendation for big blue freediving. I did the 2-day beginner course. Day 1 you learn about human fysiology, breathing techniques and what makes freediving work....More

3  Thank Markvb91
Reviewed 18 August 2015

After I finished my open water I wanted to experience the deep in a more peaceful and natural way. I had always been drawn to freediving and an instructor at my dive school recommended Big Blue purely because or Rakel, a fantastic instructor who had...More

3  Thank Jacksfrost
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Rakel was a really good instructor and took her time to help me improve my kicking technique at the end of the first day. I managed to hold my breath for just under 3 minutes and on the second day freedived down to 20 metres....More

3  Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I decided to try freediving whilst I was here and I'm so glad I did it at big blue. Rakel is amazing and makes you feel really comfortable and confident regardless of how well you do. I would highly recommend it :)

2  Thank avmacmill
Reviewed 7 June 2015

i have been obsessed with freediving the last few months, the sport itself has been amazing but a lot to be desired with my previous trainers. i came to big blue with very little expectations - but rakel not only surpassed that, she went above...More

4  Thank Kbahriah
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