Thailand’s Best Diving Spots

Silhouette of divers and dive boat.

Thailand has been known for different things and one of it would be with scuba diving to where it comes with warm and calm waters and accompanied with incredible marine life that makes it best for dives. Thailand’s diving is also cheap compared to Caribbean and European diving, though for the sake of safety, it’s crucial to consider a reputable dive operator.

In order to get the most out of diving in Thailand at http://phuketdiving.org, you must consider knowing when and where to go. It is very important to know that not all of Thailand’s dive sites are available all throughout the year, which would be why it’s best that you do planning procedures.

The Similan Islands are considered to be one of the top 10 dive destinations. These are small group of uninhabited islands located in the Andaman Sea, which is off the western Thai coast. Another thing is that it is also visited by liveaboard boats from Khao Lak and Phuket where divers would sleep and eat and also dive on the boat for several days. In most cases, the liveaboard lasts for about 4 days and 4 nights and also let the divers get about 14 dives.

The Similans also is considered as an ideal place to learn how to dive because when you take a liveaboard trip, new divers could have lots of practice through many small dives. It’s essential that you are going to be taught by a reputable liveaboard operator which have full PADI certification and one who is also experienced. Visit this website at http://travel.cnn.com/explorations/escape/outdoor-adventures/worlds-50-best-dive-sites-895793/ and know more about scuba diving.

Phi Phi, Hin Daeng, Koh Bida, Koh Ha is a group of dive sites that’s further south in the Andaman Sea from the Similan Islands and also one that’s accessible from Krabi, Phuket, Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lanta. They likewise are being visited on daytrips from these destinations, although there are actually various liveaboards which visits them. Koh Lanta is actually a beautiful Thai island which is not as busy or expensive compared to Koh Phi Phi.

Koh Tao is another small island on the other eastern coast of Thailand that’s above of Koh Phangan, which also is home of the Full Moon Parties. Koh Tao is also a four hour ferry ride from Surat Thani, which is on the mainland. Koh Tao also is a burgeoning island for people who are looking for a chilled out escape and divers and it still remains uncrowded.

In the selection of a Thailand diving Phuket trip, it’s best that you consider thinking the time of the year where you go and decide if you want to do a liveaboard trip or if you prefer doing daytrips and return to the hotel each evening. Likewise ask dive operators regarding what trips and dive packages are available because there are cases sometimes to where you could get real bargains.

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