SCUBA DIVING IN PHUKET
Andaman sea and diving destinations offer a total underwater fun and cruises to the famous Similan Islands, Surin, Richelieu ensure unmatched quality. The dives a day around Phuket on sites like Racha Yai, Rach Noi, Shark Island, Koh Doc Mai and Phi Phi island is also superb. The diving programs are varied and there is always something to meet your tastes.
The pride of the company is the cruise ship, "The Wicked Witch". This is a very large wooden boat 24 meters x 6 meters with two decks. The upper deck includes the cockpit and a large shaded area where guests can relax and enjoy the sun. The lower deck has double cabins with air conditioning and window. There are three toilets / showers basins. Two inputs and outputs on the back of the boat for diving allow easy access. Rinsing showers available also at the rear. The bottles 35 are fixed vertically allowing equipment BCD and regulators easily.
- License by TAT (Tourism Authority of Thailand)
- Member of hyperbaric center
Cruise Similan or Similan / Surin / Richelieu
One of the last frontiers for diving excursions and nature discovery 250 Miles cruising. These islands are part of the North-south granitic thrust to which the Similan belong. Depending on the chosen cruise, we will visit the Similan Islands, Tachai (Similan cruise) or the Similan Islands, Tachai, Surin and Richelieu Rock, where mantas and whale sharks are regularly spotted.
The Similan Islands and Surin offer the best dives of SE Asian with clear water, soft or hard corals, pelagic fish and coral, and underwater scenery for photographers.
4 days / 4 nights on the Similan Islands and Surin Islands for 14 dives
Departure 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the hotel
Departure for the Similan islands around 19:30
Day 1 Similan Islands
Day 2 Similan Islands
Day 3 Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock
Day 4 Koh Bon
Back to 3pm on Tabla Mu or Chalong Pier and transfer to the hotel in Phuket.
4 days / 4 nights Hin Daeng / Hin Muang for 14 dives
Departure 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the hotel
Hin Daeng departure to / Hin Muang to 19:30 Area
Day 1 Phi Phi Islands, Koh Ha
Day 2 Hin Daeng, Hin Muang
Day 3 Ha Koh Phi Phi Islands
Day 4 King Cruiser Wreck, Shark Point
Back to 3:00 p.m. on Tabla Mu or Chalong Pier and transfer to the hotel in Phuket.
DIVES A DAY
RACHA YAI ISLAND
Visibility 15-30 meters depth 3-20 meters. The dives on the East Coast is easy with clear 1'eau and a wide variety of marine life. The dives on the West Coast are in granitic rocks boulders strewn with soft and hard corals, invertebrates and a wide variety of reef fish. The Racha Yai Island is perfect for an adaptation diving.
Visibility 10-20 meters depth 3-25 meters. Shark Point and Anemone Reef are classified as marine sanctuaries. Reefs are inhabited by a profusion of marine animals with hard or soft corals, tropical fish and pelagic photogenic and leopard sharks. Here, the density and underwater life of diversity can be compared to the best coral reefs in the world.
KING CRUISER (WRECK DIVE)
Visibility 10-20 meters. The ferry metal shell 70 meters was sunk in May 1997 by hitting Anemone Reef. This huge catamaran rests in the area of Shark Point Marine Sanctuary, on a sandy bottom at about 30 meters. Divers can browse most of the wreck.
RACHA NOI ISLAND
Visibility L5-30 meters depth 3-30 meters. Dives are on rocky slopes with huge boulders and coral gardens. Here the marine life includes hard and soft corals, crinoids of all colors and a wide variety of reef fish with occasional pelagics. Many divers compare some of those dives Similan / Surin.
KO DOC MAI
Visibility 15-25 meters depth 1-30 meters. Diving on the east coast of the Island offers a rich invertebrate falling and a lot of "tube" corals. II there has large moray eels, sea snakes, groupers and angel fish, you also have a good chance to see Leopard Sharks on the sand. The dives on the West Coast are on a very steep coral plateau. As well as white tips black tips are regularly spotted here and pelagic.
Visibility 10-20 meters depth 4-26 meters. Anemone Reef is a cluster of rocky plateaus. As you guessed I'avez, the upper part of the reef is covered with sea anemones, there are also many residents such as clown fish, shrimp and crabs "porcelain". Elsewhere on the reef you will find a variety of hard and soft corals and giant gorgonians. Deep, an isolated rock is inhabited by moray eels "Juvenile".
The Phi-Phi islands offer many walls, caverns and caves, as well as shallow coral gardens and reef slopes. We see hard and soft corals, nudibranchs and many invertebrates. Fish are abundant and range from coral reef fish to leopard sharks and whale sharks.