So you are planning a trip to Thailand? And scuba diving in Thailand is on the agenda. Well, you are in for a treat! Thailand has 349 named dive sites. Almost one for every day of the year. So, how can you visit as many of these Thailand dive spots on your next vacation? Charter a scuba yacht and we can help you put together the best scuba diving itinerary. Because Thailand Scuba diving is really some of the best diving in the world!
If you are wanting to dive Thailand chances are it’s because you want to dive with the whale sharks. Richelieu Rock will give you the best chance to see these gorgeous creatures. It is close to the Surin Islands, but keep an eye open wherever you are diving. As the whale sharks are known around Thailand. But the best time to see them is in April each year. You might also catch them in February or March.
Similan Islands Thailand Scuba Diving
The Similan Islands are located 84 miles north of Phuket. It is a favorite dive area for locals and tourists. The most famous dive site here is called East of Eden. East of Eden is suitable for divers of all levels. Divers flock here for the amazing colors and marine life. Some of the other most notable sites include Boulder City, and Deep 6.
Phi Phi Thailand Scuba Diving
If you are hoping to see leopard sharks on your next dive head over to Phi Phi, or the Surin Islands You might also catch the leopard sharks in the Similan Islands.
Ko Lipe Thailand Scuba Diving
Ko Lipe is a Thai island is near Malaysia’s border. And it’s part of Tarutao National Marine Park. The park is well known for its coral-rich waters. Dive sites in the area include the 8 Mile Rock pinnacle and the Yong Hua Shipwreck. If you love sea turtles Ko Lipe should definitely be on your dive list! And after your dive relax on one of the amazing beaches on Ko Lipe. Sunset Beach (Hat Pramong), Sunrise Beach (Hat Chao Ley) or Pattaya Beach.
What is a Scuba Yacht?
Your scuba yacht is a yacht. So in addition to all the amenities, you would find on a yacht charter your scuba yacht also comes equipped with all your scuba gear. And includes one or more certified dive masters. Your dive team will know the area well and will be able to show you the best Thailand scuba diving has to offer.
Some scuba charter boats even have a compressor onboard for seamless refills. Others will arrange tank fills at stops throughout your Thailand scuba diving adventure.
H2O Luxury Yachts just came back from Thailand Yacht Charter week and we are pleased to share a Motor Yacht here, Ajao, with a Dive Professional onboard that can accommodate up to 6 guests.
When searching for a charter boat simply look for the yellow scuba yacht symbol. Then you’ll know scuba diving is on board.