Similan One Day Tour by Speed Boat with Lunch
Board a speedboat for the Similan Islands on a day-long snorkeling tour from Phuket, and discover wild beaches, brilliant coral, and fantastic rock formations that loom beneath the surface. Visit 4 of the Similan Archipelago’s untouched islands, then slip below the water: these warm waters are sometimes home to schools of Chevron Barricuda, enormous Manta Rays, Rainbow Runners, and Reef Sharks. Eat a buffet lunch on the beach and absorb the unforgettable seascape of densely forested granite islands fringed with pale beaches and a brilliant sea.
Travel by van to Thuplamu pier in Khao Lak where you will be meet the speed boat to take you to the Similan Islands. Famous for the beautiful corals, white sand beaches and clear tropical waters, Similan snorkeling is definitely something do while in Thailand. The Islands are situated 95 km north-west of Krabi and 65 km west of Khao Lak. It consists of nine densely wooded islands fringed with rocky outcrops and gorgeous beaches of fine talcum-powder-like sand forms the Similan Islands National Park. The islands are home to a huge variety of marine life of which many are rare and endangered species. The islands are only open during late March and early April (Thailand’s hottest period). Rising sea temperatures cause plankton blooms, which attracts a wealth of the larger animals into the area, resulting in chance encounters with, amongst others, schooling chevron barracuda, giant trevally, rainbow runners and reef sharks. There’s also a selection of rays including eagle, marbled and enormous but graceful and harmless mantas. Touring by speed boat allows you to reach the Similans in the Andaman Sea north of Phuket in 90 minutes, providing lots of time to explore the underwater scenery in one of the world's premier dive sites. You will visit the Island No.4 (Miang Island), Island No.5-6, Island No.8 (Similan Island), and Island No. 9 (Bangu Island). Clear waters, healthy coral and plentiful fish, the Similan Islands are perfect for the beginner and experienced snorkeler.
Included & Excluded
English speaking guide
Round trip transfer to your hotel in Phuket downtown
All drinks with meals and other items of personal expenditure
Min 4 person operate on 1.Nov - 15. May only by speed boat
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
Children must be accompanied by an adult