THAILAND

ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION

Gain hands-on experience with marine biology and conservation while living on tropical Koh Tao (“Turtle Island”) in the south of Thailand.

Highlights

FOR THE THAILAND: ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION™ PROGRAM

  • Snorkel and kayak in crystal clear waters and get plenty of beach time
  • Support artificial reef creation and environmental cleanups
  • Design and build an artificial reef to be deployed
  • Gain insight on fundraising, social media usage and marketing from a local dive school
  • Dive into a Discover PADI SCUBA diving course

THAILAND

ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION

Program Overview

Travel to a marine lover’s dream destination, a tropical paradise known for its coral reefs, diverse marine life and idyllic diving locations. Focus on marine conservation during your time here: you’ll learn from experts about marine biology and conservation, as well as the importance of environmental stewardship in sustaining Koh Tao’s natural wonders. Observe and take in marine beauty where it’s most magical – underneath the water – as you dive into a Discover SCUBA course.

THAILAND

ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION

Community Service

You’ll support marine conservation efforts both in the water and on land. Learn about, help design and create artificial reefs to provide marine life an area in which to live and thrive.

Immersive Learning

Learn all about marine biology and conservation in Thailand. Explore the ways in which environmental changes that come from human activity and how you can support marine restoration efforts.

Adventure

On Koh Tao, it’s all about the water! You’ll snorkel, kayak, SCUBA dive and spend plenty of time on the beach.

Lodging

Home Base is a comfortable exclusive hotel block in Thailand with all the essentials our student travelers will need during their stay in Southeast Asia. You will be staying in a resort in Koh Tao, a tropical island surrounded by water.

THAILAND

ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION

Dates & Tuition

Everything you need to know before you apply.

14-Day Program
Ages 14-18
2023 Dates
JUN 13 – JUN 26, 2023
JUN 30 – JUL 13, 2023
JUL 17 – JUL 30, 2023
Duration: 14 days
Tuition: $4,499
Student/Staff Ratio: 6 to 1
Community Service Hours: 28
Language Hours: N/A
For Ages: 14-18
Lodging: Exclusive Hotel Block

Tuition Includes All In-Country Expenses

  • Airport pick-up/drop-off
  • In-country transportation
  • Lodging
  • 3 meals per day
  • Professional full-time staff and experts
  • 24/7 parent support hotline during the program
  • Secondary medical and evacuation insurance
  • Cultural activities, lectures and excursions
  • Pre-departure materials and support
  • Educational materials

To save your spot, an application fee and $600 deposit are required.

Speak with the GLA Admissions Team

Admissions
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1-858-771-0645

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1-888-358-4321

Admissions
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info@experienceGLA.com

THAILAND

ISLAND MARINE EXCURSION

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