2 Day / 1 Night Similan Liveaboard Dive Tour
A single day trip to the Similan islands may not be enough, but maybe you don’t have time for a longer liveaboard trip? The answer is the with great value, 2 day / overnight trip to the Similan Islands with 7 dives. Dive inn including a night on board the South Siam 3 or South Siam 4 liveaboard. The boats sleep 28 divers in twin or double aircon cabins. Trips include dives at the Similan Islands with some dives at Koh Bon (good chance of manta rays). Diving tours to Koh Bon starts Tuesdays and Saturdays. 2 day diving tours to the Similan Islands only are every Monday, Thursday and Friday. 7 dives and a night at sea! Best value liveaboard for 2 days diving at the Similan Islands.
South Siam 3 & 4 Trips and Prices
Similan Islands & Koh Bon:
2 days / 1 night (7 dives)
|Cabin Type||Trip Price||Trip Length||Dives||Enquiry|
|Double Cabin||13,900 THB||2D / 1N||7|
|Twin Cabin||13,900 THB||2D / 1N||7|
The Similan Islands 2 day (overnight) trip includes all meals, all non alcoholic drinks and there’s a night dive too. The cabins are comfortable and airconditioned. 2 day Similan diving tours starts 5 times per week. In high season from late October until early May. The South Siam liveaboards stay in the Similan islands area, and you have transfer via Khao Lak (Thap Lamu port) by speedboat. You can also stay longer on these boats – 3 day/2 night trips which include Richelieu Rock are possible 4 times per week. Note that these are low budget trips. The boats are comfortable enough, but can be crowded at busy times as you have liveaboard divers plus day trippers on board during the day.
Similan Islands Overnight – Trip Price
Prices include breakfast (2**), lunch (2), dinner (1), non alcoholic drinks, and hotel transfers from Patong, Karon, Kata beach or the south end of Khao Lak. Transfer from or to other areas about 500 Baht per person.
Equipment rental is 300 Baht per day for a set (BCD/regulator/fins/mask/wetsuit),
200 Baht/day for a dive computer and only 150 Baht/day for dive insurance.
National Park Fee of 900 Baht is to be paid in cash please on board.
Inexperienced divers with Open Water licence, less than 10 logged dives for Similan Islands or 20 logged dives for Koh Bon or divers who need a refresher may need to pay extra for a private divemaster @ 2,000 Baht per day.
All divemasters on the boat are working for the boat. Ratio: about 5:1
Ask for your private instructor (minimum 2 divers) from Sunrise Divers.
Liveaboard Advanced Open Water Diver
Dive the Similan Islands and become a SSI Advanced Adventurer Open Water Diver (minimum 2 divers). Including dive insurance, private instructor and worldwide dive certification.
Price: 5,900 Baht
Note that this boat unlike most other liveaboards, does not provide towels, please bring a towel with you.
**Breakfast is available at the port on departure day before boarding the speedboat, usually just some toast and coffee, you may want to bring something with you to eat on the minibus ride.
Similan 2 Day Overnight – Itinerary
|6:00 – 6:30am||Pick up from hotels in Phuket
Transfer by minibus to Thap Lamu Pier 2 hours
|7:45am||Pick up from hotels in Khao Lak
Transfer by minibus to Thap Lamu Pier 20 minutes
|8:30am||Departure from Thap Lamu (Speedboat)|
|10:00am||Arrive Similan Islands + First Dive|
|12:00pm||Buffet Lunch on the Boat|
|6:30pm||Night Dive + Dinner|
|8:30am||Breakfast on Boat|
|12:00pm||Buffet Lunch on the Boat|
|3:00pm||Depart from Similan Islands|
|4:30pm||Arrive Thap Lamu Port|
|5:00pm||Arrive Khao Lak Hotels|
|6:30pm||Arrive Phuket Hotels|
Similan Islands 2 Day / 1 Night – Contact