Similan-Surin Live Aboard

Just sixty miles northwest of Phukets , is the Similan Islands. The Similan islands (means "nine islands") is Marine National Park includes nine islands running from south to north and are numbered accordingly ,have a reputation as one of the best diving destinations in the world. The Islands are granite boulder formations, densely covered with tropical vegetation .Also the floor of the sea consists of large granite boulder's overgrown with coral and algae that lie strewn together all the way from the surface to a depth of 40 meters below. This provides many interesting swim-throughs, canyons, archways and caves.
The Similan Islands also have a rich variety and abundance of reef fish. There are deep water creatures like manta rays and whale sharks who visit the area regularly.

The Surin islands, which are also included in Thailands National Park System, consist of two main densely forested islands and are home a number of Sea Gypsies or Chao Layas well as a wide variety of fauna .Near by Surin islands ,the world famous 'Richelieu Rock' , which lies only 10 miles away to the south east. Richelieu Rock is a horse shoe shaped pinnacle of rock rising from the sandy bottom at 35 metres to just break the surface at low tide. Constantly bathed in nutrient-rich water ,'Richelieu Rock' supports an in incredible diversity of marine life from cuttle fish ,mantas to whalesharks (50% of dives at Richelieu Rock include whaleshark sightings). This 'Richelieu Rock' is perfect dive site for repetitive multi-level diving to extend your underwater time to experience its wonders.

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