Day Trips and Local Dive Trips – Similan, Phuket & Phi Phi
Without even talking about the range of longer liveaboards available (and we do recommend you try a liveaboard!) you’ll find a wonderful variety of day trips and short liveaboard trips from Phuket heading to the Similan Islands, Phi Phi and local dive sites such as Shark Point, Racha Noi Island and Koh Doc Mai. All kinds of marine life from seahorses to manta rays are out there – on this page you’ll find a quick introduction to all the local diving available here.
If you can’t find quite what you’re looking for, please do contact us and tell us what you need – we are always here to help! There are other boats operating around Phuket, so if the schedules on our site don’t match, we can take the time to look for more options for you. No time to search? Just send us a quick enquiry!
Day Trip Packages
Phuket has a huge variety of dive sites within reach of a day trip and there's something for everyone. From the easy relaxed reefs at Racha Yai to the King Cruiser Wreck and the soft corals at Shark Point, you'll find every dive offers something [...]
We can offer a couple of different speedboats for charter depending on group size and depending whether you want to dive or just snorkel and do sightseeing. The Nooreen speedboat has been running dive trips around Phuket and Phi Phi for a couple [...]
A single day trip to the Similan islands may not be enough, but maybe you don't have time for a longer liveaboard trip, so we also offer a great value 2 day / overnight trip to the Similans with 7 dives with a night on board the South Siam 3 or S [...]
The Offspray speedboat has been running dive trips around Phuket and Phi Phi for many seasons now. The boat no longer offers scheduled trips. You can charter the Offspray for just about any location within reach of Phuket! This is a great option [...]
The Similan Islands National Park has become well established as one of the finest dive locations in Asia, with liveaboard diving being especially popular. Many dive operators also offer Similans day trips departing from Khao Lak. Day trips are i [...]
Phi Phi Island scuba diving offers a wide range of marine life and everything from wall diving and caverns to wreck diving. Phi Phi Island's best dive sites are all on the itinerary of the popular 2 day / 2 night diving special from Phuket on the [...]
Hin Daeng and Hin Muang are 2 of Thailand's best dive sites. Located about 70km south of Phi Phi, these sites often attract big fish. You can dive here on a 2 day / 2 night liveaboard trip from Phuket on the Giamani liveaboard. This tour runs thr [...]
You can make this day dive trip with 3 dives at Phi Phi and Shark Point almost every day in the high season. The Phi Phi Islands are about 40km east of Phuket. This trip will normally include 2 dives at Phi Phi, normally diving Koh Bida Nok and K [...]
We offer this day trip with 3 dives at the Racha Islands every day in the high season and pretty much every day in low season too! The Racha Islands are directly south of Phuket. This trip will normally include 2 dives at Racha Noi and 1 dive at [...]
This trip with 3 different dives at the King Cruiser Wreck, Shark Point and Koh Doc Mai island runs every day in high season and most days in low season too! The King Cruiser was a large ferry boat, formerly a car ferry, which sank over 20 years [...]
We offer a day trip with 2 dives at Racha Yai Island every day year round. Racha Yai is about 20km south of Phuket with trips departing from Chalong Bay. This trip will include 2 dives at different sites on Racha Yai Island. The boat takes about [...]
Our main diving season here is from late October to early May, because our main dive destination - the Similan Islands National Park - is closed from May 15th to October 15th. That is the most popular area for liveaboards, easily reached from Phu [...]
The information on this page represents the variety of day trips and overnight trips that we offer. We can also arrange packages combining all the best sites - please contact us and we can provide you with information on all the diving options! If you want more than just day trips, check out all the liveaboard diving options that are available from Phuket and Khao Lak. No time to surf the web - just send us a quick enquiry and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. Happy diving!
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Sunrise Divers has been operating in Phuket, Thailand since 1999 logging thousands of dives all over the region. We know the area, we know the dive sites, we know the boats. Let us help you find the right trip!
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Thailand, Myanmar & Indonesia's Best Diving Locations
The Thailand liveaboard high season is from October to May. All liveaboard schedules are online for the coming season from mid October 2018 up to May 2019. Our Phuket dive center is also open during low season for day trips and PADI courses. Start planning your dive trip now! Liveaboard diving in Thailand is as popular as ever - early booking is highly recommended, especially for the more popular boats, though you can sometimes find last minute trips. There are also several boats with trips into the remote Mergui Archipelago in Burma (Myanmar).
Indonesia (Komodo and Raja Ampat) liveaboard schedules are also online right through 2018. Komodo is the best place to dive during the summer May - October. Raja Ampat is the best Indonesia option from November - April. If you are looking for a liveaboard in Thailand, Burma or Indonesia, we hope to hear from you soon!
Thailand Liveaboard Locations
The famous Similan Islands National Park and Richelieu Rock (part of the Surin Islands National Park) are the most popular destinations for Thailand liveaboards with some trips also covering Hin Daeng and the Phi Phi Islands.
Liveaboards visit 2 main areas among the many islands of Indonesia - Komodo, famous for it's dragons and Raja Ampat which is called the 'Cradle of Biodiversity'. Diving is spectacular, marine life anything from pygmy seahorses to manta rays!
The Mergui Archipelago is largely uninhabited, with hundreds of islands stretching 400km up the West coast of Myanmar. You might not even see another dive boat during your trip - dive Myanmar now before it really opens up to mass tourism!