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Similan Islands diving day trip

Join a Similan Islands diving day trip on the MV Stingray. The Similan Islands, an archipelago located off the west coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea, are a diver’s paradise. Known for their crystal-clear waters, vibrant marine life, and breathtaking coral reefs, the Similan Islands offer some of the best diving experiences in the world. One of the most popular ways to explore these underwater wonders is through a diving day trip on the MV Stingray, a spacious dive deck boat designed for comfort and convenience.


Why Choose the MV Stingray for Your Similan Islands Diving Adventure?

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    • Diving day trip from Khao Lak
    • 2 Dives
    • Similan islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu rock
    • Max 4 divers with 1 professional guide
    • Nitrox available 
    • Best price guarantee
    • Book with local diving experts




Pick up from your accommodation in Khao Lak.
At 9.00 AM the fast speedboat Orca 2 leaves to the Similan Islands from Khao Lak jetty. The travel time is around 2 hours.

The friendly and experienced crew welcome you onboard on the comfortable dive boat. The boat master gives a short boat briefing before you enjoy a nice coffee and a European breakfast.

Dive groups

Dive groups are based on certification level and dive experience. In this way everybody will feel themselves comfortable: from novice open water diver to the more experienced diver. The ratio is 4 divers to 1 Dive Master. Each Dive Master gives a detailed dive briefing to his group and helps you with setting up your diving gear.
Plunge into the crystal clear water and enjoy the incredible marine wildlife. Dive time 45-60 minutes.

Surface interval

Back onboard a fresh made delicious Thai and Western style lunch is served. In the meantime, the boat heads to the next dive site. During the surface interval there is plenty of time to relax or to sunbathe on the spacious sundeck.

Arriving at the second dive side, your Dive Master gives a detailed dive briefing and will help you with gearing up.
Plunge back into the water and get the experience of world-class diving.

Relaxing after the dives

After the last dive snacks and fresh fruit are served. Orca 2 starts returning back to Khao Lak. This will give you enough time to fill in your logbook, exchange experiences, enjoy the scenery and have a drink The arrival time is around 17.00 PM . A taxi is waiting to bring you back to your accommodation in Khao Lak.

Schedule can be changed due weather, sea conditions, instructions by the national park authorities.    


 Day  Dive 1  Dive 2
 Monday  Similan Island #8  Similan Island #9
 Tuesday  Koh Bon  Koh Tachai
 Wednesday  Richelieu rock  Richelieu rock
 Thursday  Similan Island #9  Similan Island #8
 Friday  Similan Island #7  Similan Island #6
 Saturday  Elephant Head rock  Similan Island #9
 Sunday  Similan Island #6  Similan Island #5


Similan islands day trip 2 dives : 5.400.- Baht

Koh Bon / Koh Tachai day trip 2 dives : 5.600.- Baht

Richelieu rock day trip 2 dives : 5.800.- Baht

Excluded in the price are :

  • National park entrance and diving fees : 700.- Baht
  • Full set of diving equipment : 500.- Baht per day
  • 15 Liter tank : 150.- Baht per dive
  • Nitrox 32 % : 250.- Baht per dive
  • Dive computer : 400.- Baht per day

Included in the price are :

  • Experienced dive guides and instructors (no freelance)
  • Small dive groups of 4  divers to 1 dive guide
  • Breakfast, lunch, fruits and snacks
  • Drinking water, tea and coffee
  • Towels
  • Transfers for Khao Lak area
Similan Islands diving day trip
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