Diving Similan Islands, Similan Diving Safaris - liveaboard to the Similan Islands in Thailand and Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar (Burma)
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Liveaboard specialist :Diving the Similan & Surin Islands,
Bon & Tachai Islands and the world famous Richelieu Rock
Diving the Best of Mergui Archipelago Myanmar (Burma)

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Similan Diving Safaris is a western managed PADI 5 Star Dive Center located in the heart of Khao Lak, Thailand. We offer a full range of PADI dive courses and PADI specialities in the Similan Islands.

Similan Diving Safaris has 14 years experience specializing in Liveaboards to the amazing Similan and Surin Islands, Bon & Tachai Islands and the world famous Richelieu Rock where you can experience some of the best scuba diving in the world.
When you don't have the time to do a liveaboard, there is the option of a diving or snorkeling day trip to the Similan Islands or Koh Bon.


Exciting news
Similan Diving Safaris with our liveaboard the m/v Dolphin Queen will be Diving the best of the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar (Burma).
The Mergui Archipelago consists out of more than 800 islands new diving frontiers waiting to be discovered.

For more info on the Mergui Archipelago visit our website burma-diving-safaris.com.

Our 2 Liveaboards : Dolphin Queen & Similan Explorer
All major European languages are spoken on our boats.

The M/V Dolphin Queen, 4 days/4 nights, 14 dives (11 day/3 night), diving the Similan Islands, Bon & Tachai Islands and the world famous Richelieu Rock.

Our Similan scuba diving safari gives you the chance to cruise the 13 scenic, uninhabited tropical islands & dive in small groups of 4 divers. Diving all the main dive sites in the Similan Marine National Park, Koh Bon & Koh Tachai islands & the world famous Richelieu Rock (Surin Marine National Park).

There are 11 day dives and 3 night dives and with 3hrs surface interval in-between dives , snorkeling, kayaking or discovering the islands is great fun with our 5.5 m, 40hp dingy. The food we serve on our Similan dive safari (Thai & Western) is famous with our guests and will have you coming back for more as they do!



The M/V Similan Explorer, 5 days/5 nights, 18 dives (14 day/4 night), diving the Similan and Surin Islands, Bon & Tachai Islands and the world famous Richelieu Rock.
On our diving safari, aboard the M/V Similan Explorer, we will be diving 2 days Similan Islands, 1 day Koh Bon & Koh Tachai and 2 days diving Surin Islands & Richelieu Rock.

Visiting the Surin Islands to meet the Mokem people (Sea gypsies).The Moken are hunters and gatherers and live in harmony with nature. They have a great knowledge and respect for nature and worship the spirits of the Earth.
They rely upon their environment for food, shelter and for the materials used for making their traditional kabang sailing houseboats.


Nitrox available on both Similan Diving Safaris Liveaboards!Nitox available on Liveaboards !
Similan Diving Safaris PADI 5 star Dive center

We offer a full range of PADI courses in our 5 Star Dive Center: Discover Scuba, Open water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver, Emergency First Response, Rescue Diver and Divemaster.
The courses are available in all major European languages.

Important info for Open Water Divers

Please Note that we highly recommend Open Water Divers to do a Deep Adventure Dive to be able to dive to 30m with a group. The recommended depth limit for an Open Water Diver is 18m (found in your manual) so if you wish to dive deeper than this an Adventure Deep Dive or Advanced Open Water Course will be required.

Where to find us

office Similan Diving Safaris Khao Lak, Thailand is only 70 km north of Phuket airport and is an excellent relaxing location as a departure point to the best scuba diving in Thailand: the Similan Marine National Park.

The Similan Islands are situated only 60 km west from the main land.
Khao Lak is the closest point Thailand has to offer to the Similan Islands.
Our PADI 5 Star Dive Center is located on Nangtong road in Khao Lak. (Nangtong road, the only road to the Beach).
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Similan Diving Safaris takes great pride in its safety standards, and the team who takes care of you. We look forward to giving you a personal service and helping you to discover wonderful adventures and finding new friends here with Similan Diving Safaris.

Similan Diving Safaris is here to help in any way possible to make your holiday trouble free.
Please don't hesitate to ask us for help regarding an airport pick-up, rooms, transport to and from Khao Lak
or any other needs you may require, please phone or e-mail.

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