Diving in thailand


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Diving, scuba diving and snorkelling are extremely popular ways to spend holidays in Thailand. Thailand has fantastic dive sites, reefs and shipwrecks which from you can choose your favourite dive site. Diving in Thailand is also popular hobby and a way to spend quality time with friends or family.
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Diving in thailand

  1. 1. Raya Divers is a PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Center located in five of the most popular holiday destinations in Southern Thailand. Daily dive trips, snorkeling trips, liveaboards and PADI diving courses are conducted through out the year.Diving DestinationsDiving in Thailand in tropical waters is anunforgettable experience. It is one of thefew easily reachable from the recreation areas that offers an incredible range of different dive sites in a relatively small area.Sukelluskohteemme we have divided into five main areas:Phuket, Raya Islands, Khao Lak, Krabi and Koh Lanta.The following is a brief description of the different dive sites to help you choosing your holiday destination:
  2. 2. Phuket dive sitesDuring the years Phuket has grown to become a very popular holiday destination with many activitiesfor holiday makers. Phuket has many different beaches and hotels to suit everyone. On the west coastof the island are the most popular beaches Patong, Karon and Kata.Patong is the liveliest of all the Phuket beach areas, famous for its active nightlife and the manyshopping possibilities. Karon Beach is a bit more quieter and the nightlife is not so active as in Patong.Karon has a lot of different and very good restaurants and has kilometers of beautiful sandy beaches.Kata Yai and Kata Noi are even more quieter areas, often favored by couples as they have very nicequiet beaches with not much nightlife except for some small bars to get a drink in the evening.Phuket has many other lovely beaches, such as Naiharn, Kamala and Surin, which have much lesstourists and services. It is also possible to stay in the capital of the island, Phuket Town, but the areadoes not have a beach.All the best diving and snorkeling is done around Phuket’s nearby islands, of which the most beautifulare Raya Yai and Raya Noi. From Phuket dive trips are made also to King Cruiser wreck, Shark Point,Koh Dok Mai, Hin Dang and Hin Muang, As a specialty Raya Divers also organizes daytrips to theSimilan Islands National Park .
  3. 3. Raya Islands dive sitesRaya Yai island surrounded by reefs are mainly hard coral. Dive sites are mostly gentle coral filled withdifferent types of marine life from 1920 to 1930 meters. Ocean currents are low and therefore the targetis the perfect place for a beginner to learn to dive or a more experienced diver to make relaxing easy todrift.Raya Noi is the next island to the south and offers one of the size of Thailands richest soft coralreefs.Marine life is similar to Raya Yai island destinations, but some items Raya sees more and bigger fish,manta rays. Approximately half bad Raya items have a very strong sea currents and it is fitting just alittle more experienced divers. The full moon and new moon tides are the strongest (= strongestcurrents), and then diving Raya With those it is not possible.Raya Yai island of absolute strength is near for sale: boat tours ranging from Raya Yais sites between5-20 minutes and Raya Nois sites approximately 30 minutes to an hour.Similan Islands diving is notpossible on day trips from this area but you can go to 4-day sukellussafarille Similan Islands NationalPark. Khao Lak dive sites Khao Lak, there are no actual dive sites but it is geographically the Thai mainland nearest point to Similan Island National Park (57 km). Similan Islands is probably one of the worlds best dive sites. It offers an incredible number of different dive sites, dramatic underwater rock formations and the worlds richest variety of different fish species. Islands in the eastern most interesting objects are soft coral and sea life-filled seinämäsukelluksia. The west-side sites are barren rocky landscapes and full of caves, caverns and läpiuinteja. In addition, the middle of the ocean rises a number of rugged underwater reefs, which offer an unforgettable dives, sharks, manta rays and other older species of fish sauce.
  4. 4. Krabi dive sitesKrabi is also a lot to offer all levels of divers, varying in targeted result. Paikallissukelluksia arrangedto neighboring islands where the sea is calm (except poor visibility), and these are nice easy dives.Most trips to the direction of Phi Phi islands, located around a large number of objects, which usuallyconsist of hard and soft coral and are a combination of sea elämältään very rich.Farther south, are located in the best locations in Koh Haa Yai, Hin Daeng and Hin Muang. These threedive sites are unique to older fish targets and Koh Haa Yailla is interesting caves and caverns. Diving inthe Similan islands destinations it is also possible Krabilta day trips or 4 times a week sukellussafarilla.Krabi is a dive destinations near and far, Ao Nang and Phi Phi for sale islands for sale areapproximately 1-2 hours boat ride away. Kauemmat for sale in the south, around 2.5 to 3.5 hours away. Koh Lanta dive sitesIdeal location of Koh Lanta has evolved slowly favorite destination of divers. Almost all of the itemsare relatively short boat ride away, and you can easily dive to Krabi and Koh Lantalta best destinationsthat also a few items to other rental places can not. Many of the more experienced divers like manurelempikohteenaan Koh Hin Muang Hin Daengin and slightly deeper seinämäsukellusten, and Koh HaaYai onkalosukellusten cord. The distance of the dive sites of Koh Lantalta is about 1-2 hours.
  5. 5. Diving courses PADI education system offers wide range of diving courses from beginner to professional present. First-leader starts under safe circumstances, under the direct supervision of professional instructors.Divers who have already learned how to dive can develop their skills in various advanced courses. For more experienced divers, there are divemaster and instructor levels possible. Diving tours Diving tours from PhuketPhuket is a perfect destination for divers who want to experience different dive sites around southernThailand. The nearby island of Raya Yai offers light, delicate, tropical dive. For more demanding divescan be found at Raya Noi Island which is located a bit south of Raya Yai. When you go east of Phuketyou will find King Cruiser wreck and some other coral reefs are worth to dive in, eg, Anemone Reef,Shark Point and Koh Doc Mai. Further about 90 miles northeast is the famous Similan Islands NationalPark. Day trips to Similan done three times a week.
  6. 6. Raya Yai dive tripsAt Raya Yai Island, we can offer you top quality diving in a non-crowded, relaxed atmosphere. Weavoid large boats, crowded lines and we always comes in small groups. Our advantage is that we arelocated right at the very best dive sites and you do not spend half your day to travel to get to the reefs.If you want to make a stranddyk, just as on the equipment, jump in and youre on the dive site! Whenyou travel by boat to the other reefs around the island, does it still only a maximum of 20 minutes. Inthis way, you can easily make between one and three dives each day plus night dives and still have timein between to enjoy the beaches and the islands natural. Daily diving trips from KrabiKrabi is a perfect base for a diver to see the many different dive sites around southern Thailand. NearbyPhi Phi Island offers good quality and very simple tropical dives. In the southwest of Krabi, KingCruiser wreck located in the area and there are some other few reefs that are worth to dive in, such asAnemone Reef and Shark Point. Even more to the south is the famous Koh Haa Yai and Hin Daeng andHin Muang, where day excursions go 2 times a week.
  7. 7. Daily diving trips from Koh Lanta Koh Lanta is idealistic positioned for more experienced divers, as some of the best dive sites in Thailand are located nearby. Even beginner divers will find simple and shallow dives in this area. South of the Phi Phi Islands are several good simple quality dive sites. If you go southwest from Koh Lanta Yai is Koh Haa with its beautiful coral walls and caves. Even more south is the famous She Daeng and Hin Muang where vertical cliffs offers exciting dives. Raya Productes Snorkelers MASKS FINS Snorkeling SETCONTROLLERS BCDer EQUIPMENT BAGS T-SHIRTS & CAPS