Sunset at Similans

Similan Islands
Similan National Marine Park is one of the top ten dive sites in the world. You can get to the Similans with either a daytrip boat or live aboard boat, from Phuket or from Khaolak. Similan islands are a group of nine islands about 60 km west from Khaolak, then distance between the islands can differ between 10 to 20 minutes boat ride. Here you will find all kind of marine life even those you don't see in Phuket or other places in Thailand. Water is clear and the atmosphere is relaxing so even non divers enjoy the trip to the Similans!

Distance: 33 NM west of Khaolak
Estimated Travel Time: 180 min
Depth: 6-50 m
Visibility: Good to excellent
Current: Moderate
Surface condition: Can be wavy
Level of experience: All levels and snorkelers


Liveaboard at least 2days/1night
It is possible to do a daytrip with speedboat departure from Kao Lak
But liveaboard is recommended.
More dives, more time and less stress.