Scuba Diving In The Similan Islands

Experience Thailand’s best scuba diving with Phuket Diving Safaris!
Dive the Similan Islands with us, one of the world’s best scuba diving destinations.

Similan Liveaboard MV Dolphin Queen

  • 14 amazing dives over 4 days on our purpose built liveaboard boat MV Dolphin Queen
  • No hidden extras! Everything INCLUDED (like scuba gear hire and marine taxes) from only
  • 21,400 Thai Baht per person! [= £445 = 550 Euros = US$ 675 = AUS$ 700]
  • Or get more dives in on our 5 day Similan Liveaboard MV Similan Explorer from
    25,700 Thai Baht per person
  • Or go for the ultimate adventure and dive Myanmar on our 5 Day Myanmar Liveaboard from 35,800 Thai Baht per person

Choose Your Liveaboard Departure Date Now

See Our 4 Day Similan Liveaboard Departure Schedule

Dolphin Queen Liveaboard Schedule 2014 - 2015

Depart
Return
Destination
Code
November 2014
05 Nov -09 Nov 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 05
10 Nov -14 Nov 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 06
15 Nov -21 Nov 2014Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 1
21 Nov -25 Nov 2014Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 07
26 Nov -30 Nov 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 08
30 Nov -04 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 09
December 2014
05 Dec -09 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 10
09 Dec -13 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 11
14 Dec -18 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 12
19 Dec -23 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 13
24 Dec -28 Dec 2014Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 14
28 Dec 201401 Jan 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 15
January 2015
02 Jan -08 Jan 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 2
09 Jan -13 Jan 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 16
14 Jan -18 Jan 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 17
19 Jan -25 Jan 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 3
26 Jan -30 Jan 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 18
30 Jan -03 Feb 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 19
February 2015
04 Feb -10 Feb 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 4
10 Feb -14 Feb 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 20
15 Feb -18 Feb 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 21
19 Feb -25 Feb 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 5
25 Feb -01 Mar 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 22
March 2015
02 Mar -05 Mar 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 23
06 Mar -12 Mar 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 6
12 Mar -16 Mar 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 24
18 Mar -22 Mar 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 25
23 Mar -29 Mar 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 7
29 Mar -02 Apr 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 26
April 2015
03 Apr -07 Apr 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 27
08 Apr -15 Apr 2015Myanmar (Burma) - Mergui ArchipelagoMA 8
16 Apr -20 Apr 2015Surin - Richelieu Rock - Koh Tachai - Koh Bon - SimilansDQ 28
21 Apr -25 Apr 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 29
26 Apr -30 Apr 2015Similans - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockDQ 30

See Our 5 Day Similan Liveaboard Departure Schedule

MV Similan Explorer Similan Liveaboard Schedule 2014 - 2015

Depart
Return
Duration
Destination
Code
November 2014
03 Nov08 Nov 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 03
08 Nov13 Nov 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 04
13 Nov18 Nov 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 05
19 Nov24 Nov 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 06
25 Nov30 Nov 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 07
December 2014
01 Dec06 Dec 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 08
06 Dec10 Dec 20144 Days / 4 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockSE 4/2
10 Dec15 Dec 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 09
15 Dec20 Dec 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 10
20 Dec26 Dec 20145 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 11
26 Dec30Dec 20144 Days / 4 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockSE 4/3
30 Dec04.Jan 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 12
January 2015
05 Jan10 Jan 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 13
10 Jan15 Jan 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 14
16 Jan21 Jan 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 15
22 Jan27 Jan 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 16
28 Jan02 Feb 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 17
February 2015
02 Feb06 Feb 20154 Days / 4 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockSE 4/4
07 Feb12 Feb 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 18
12 Feb17 Feb 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 19
17 Feb22 Feb 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 20
23 Feb28 Feb 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 21
28 Feb04 Mar 20154 Days / 4 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 4/5
March 2015
04 Mar09 Mar 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 22
10 Mar15 Mar 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 23
15 Mar20 Mar 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 24
21 Mar26 Mar 20155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 25
27 Mar01 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 26
April 2015
01 Apr06 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 27
06 Apr11 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 28
12 Apr17 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 29
18 Apr23 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 30
24 Apr29 Apr 155 Days / 5 Nights MV Similan ExplorerSimilans- Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Surin - Richelieu RockSE 31

See Our 5 Day Myanmar Liveaboard Departure Schedule

Myanmar (Burma) Liveaboard Schedule 2014 - 2015

Code
Destination
Departure
Return
November 2014
MA 1Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago15 November 201421 November 2014
January 2015
MA 2Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago2 January 20158 January 2015
MA 3Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago19 January 201525 January 2015
February 2015
MA 4Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago4 February 201510 February 2015
MA 5Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago19 February 201525 February 2015
March 2015
MA 6Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago6 March 201512 March 2015
MA 7Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago23 March 201529 March 2015
April 2015
MA 8Myanmar(Burma) - Mergui Archipelago8 April 201515 April 2015


No Hidden Surprises – Everything Is Included

There’s no hidden surprises with our liveaboard packages – everything is included.

  • The 4 Day Liveaboard Price Includes:
  • Accommodation on our liveaboard boat – choose between 4 bunk cabin, twin cabin or double cabin
  • 14 dives over four days – 11 day dives, 3 night dives
  • Complete set of scuba diving gear – high quality, fully serviced equipment
  • All the food you can eat – meals, snacks, water, tea, coffee
  • Expert guidance by our professional PADI dive staff
  • Similan and Surin Islands Marine Park Tax (1600 Baht)
    - our price covers it all
  • Not Included In The Price:
  • Beer and soft drinks, which are available for purchase on board at cheap prices.
  • NITROX – NITROX is available on board at 210 Baht per tank

The 5 Day Similan Liveaboard and 5 Day Myanmar Liveaboard work on the same basis – everything is included.

Liveaboard Pricing

View the pricing for each of our liveaboards

See Our 4 Day Similan Liveaboard Prices

MV Dolphin Queen 4 Day/4 Night Similan liveaboard Prices

  • A/C Double bed cabin, upper deck: [2 people sharing same bed]
    23,800 Thai Baht + 1600 Thai Baht for Marine Park fees
    25,400 Thai Baht per person [£510 = 645 Euros = $US810 = $AUS 790]
  • A/C Double bed cabin, main deck: [2 people sharing same bed]
    A/C Twin bed cabin, main deck: [2 people with 2 single beds]
    22,800 Thai Baht + 1600 Thai Baht for Marine Park fees
    24,400 Thai Baht per person [= £490 = 620 Euros = $US 780 = $AUS 760] per person
  • A/C Four bunks bed cabin, main deck:
    19,800 Thai Baht + 1600 Thai Baht for Marine Park fees
    21,400 Thai Baht per person [= £445 = 550 Euros = US$ 675 = AUS$ 70]

See Our 5 Day Similan Liveaboard Prices

MV Similan Explorer 5 Day / 5 Night Similan Liveaboard Prices

  • A/C Double bed cabin, upper deck: [2 people sharing same bed]
    26,600 Thai Baht + 1800 Thai Baht Marine park fees
    28,400 Thai Baht per person [£510 = 645 Euros = $US810 = $AUS 790]
  • A/C Twin bed cabin, main deck: [2 people with 2 single beds]
    25,600 Thai Baht + 1800 Thai Baht Marine park fees
    27,400 Thai Baht per person [= £490 = 620 Euros = $US 780 = $AUS 760]
  • A/C Four bunks bed cabin, main deck: 22,900 Thai Baht + 1800 Thai Baht Marine park fees 24,700 Thai Baht per person [= £445 = 550 Euros = US$ 675 = AUS$ 70]

See Our 5 Day Myanmar Liveaboard Prices

MV Dolphin Queen 5 Days / 6 Nights Myanmar Liveaboard Prices:

  • A/C Double bed cabin, upper deck: [2 people sharing same bed]
    38,800 Thai Baht [= £805 = 995 Euros = US$ 1240 = AUS$ 1285] per person
  • A/C Double bed cabin, main deck: [2 people sharing same bed]
    A/C Twin bed cabin, main deck: [2 people sharing same cabin, two twin beds]
    37,800 Thai Baht [= £785 = 970 Euros = US$ 1205 = AUS$ 1245] per person
  • A/C Four bunks bed cabin, main deck:
    35,800 Thai Baht [= £745 = 920 Euros = US$ 1145 = AUS$ 1180]
  • Please note: there is a Myanmar entry fee of US$200 (two hundred US Dollars) per person


How To Get To Our Dive Shop

Find out how to get to our dive shop and all the other info you need to plan your holiday on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Beautiful beach, Similan Islands

Soft corals and school of fish, Similan Islands

Turtle, Similan Islands

The Ultimate Scuba Diving Adventure

Join Phuket Diving Safaris on our spacious luxury liveaboard M/V Dolphin Queen, and cruise the scenic, uninhabited tropical islands of the Similan Marine National Park Islands. The islands are scattered with pristine white sandy beaches, the waters glow aquamarine blues and emerald greens, the corals bustling with marine life. If you’re lucky, you may see manta rays and even whale sharks during your time at the Similans.

In between dives, snorkeling or discovering the islands is great fun. Our safari gives you the chance to dive all the main dive sites in the Similan Marine National Park, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, and Richelieu Rock. Enjoy four days on our liveaboard boat with great diving and new friends – there’s no better way to spend your diving holiday.

Learning To Scuba Dive

Do the PADI Open Water Diver Course and enjoy our 4 day Similans liveaboard together for only 28,400 Thai Baht!
(Price is based on 4 bunk bed accommodation)
- 4 days/4 nights Live aboard all-inclusive
- 13 dives with your instructor
- Open Water course: 9,000 Baht
- Live aboard: 18,100 Baht
- National park fees: 1,600 Baht
- PADI Open Water Diver book
- PADI Manual for using dive computers
- PADI Open Water Diver certification card
- Diving Log book
- GRAND TOTAL: 28700 Baht

Our friendly and experienced scuba instructors will teach you everything you need to know to safely enjoy the amazing underwater world. You will be diving with your instructor as soon as you go on the liveaboard! The Similans Islands are one of the best places in the world to learn to dive – calm seas and amazing visibility make it fun to learn. Read more info on learning to dive with Phuket Diving Safaris

PADI Diving Courses

We offer a full range of PADI educational courses, Open Water Diver , Advanced Open Water Diver, Emergency First Response, Rescue Diver and Divemaster. Most of the courses are done in the Similan islands. See our Diving Courses page for more info.

PADI Divemaster Course: 2 liveaboards, 28 dives, 35000 Baht!

Become a qualified PADI Divemaster and experience two Similan liveaboard trips during your training program as a member of the dive team assisting other divers. See our Divemaster course page for more details

Diving Safety

Phuket Diving Safaris take great pride in our safety standards, and in the team who take care of you. All our staff are experienced, fully qualified PADI members and speak a variety of languages between them.

We look forward to helping you enjoy wonderful scuba diving adventures and meeting new friends here with Phuket Diving Safaris.

Book Early To Avoid Disappointment

Please book your Similans Islands liveaboard with Phuket Diving Safaris as far in advance as possible, especially if you wish to dive during December and January. Send us a message telling us which liveaboard you want to join using the contact form and we’ll do the rest!

Questions? Let Us Know!

If you have any questions about diving the Similan Islands with us, just send us a message. We look forward to diving with you!

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