Racha Noi – Racha Yai Islands
from 7 to 30 meters
beginner, advanced and higher
Have you been waiting for your cherished vacation for a long time and are eager to plunge into a state of weightlessness as soon as possible? Remember skills, enjoy the depth and beauty of the underwater world? This direction is for you!
Racha Noi and Racha Yai islands are located about 30 km south of Phuket. Racha Noi Island is uninhabited. The dive sites here are varied and will be of interest to divers of all skill levels. There are sandy coves with free-standing reef banks, coral-lined coves, sheer cliffs and huge boulders. The depths start from 7-9 m and can go up to 70 m. The currents in the bays are insignificant, however, on the northern and southern ledges, the currents can turn into strong ones. Visibility from 20 to 30 m at any time of the year.
Of the inhabitants, octopuses, cuttlefish, moray eels, lionfish, schools of barracudas, tuna, fish bats, sting rey are often found. There are eagles and turtles. The giant stingray Manta Rey can often be seen near the southern ledge.
For a detailed description and maps of dive sites, see here.
We will do 2 dives near Racha Noi Island. Third dive on the way back near Racha Yai Island.
Racha Yai Island is located closer to Phuket. This picturesque island has several bays with comfortable diving conditions. The depths of the sites start from 7 meters and smoothly carry you into the blue, reaching 30 m. The bottom is sandy, which provides excellent visibility up to 20-25 meters at any time of the year. The currents are insignificant.
From the sights you can see sunken ships and motorcycles, special structures for growing a reef, as well as life-size elephants.
Of the inhabitants, moray eels, lionfish, cuttlefish, sting rays, barracudas, fish bats are often found, and turtles can also be seen.
Sitemaps with description here.
Diving conditions near the islands of Racha Noi — Racha Yai are great for check dives after a long break, as well as for divers with certificates of all levels.
Estimated return time to the pier 16:00 - 17:00
All diving boats depart from Chalong Pier from 8 am to 9 am. Transfer from hotels located in the areas: Kata, Karon, Patong, Kamala, Rawai, Chalong, Nai Harn from 6:30 am to 7:45 am. Transfer from the indicated areas is included in the tour price.
From the northern regions of the island: Surin, Bang Tao, Nai Ton, Mai Khao and Panwa transfer from 6:30 am to 7:00 am, for an additional fee. We will inform you about the exact time of transfer and the cost.
If you do not have time for breakfast, do not be discouraged. Breakfast awaits you on each boat. After the first or second dive, lunch, fruit. Water, tea, coffee all day long. All this is included in the tour price.
If your family members want to keep you company, but are not ready for diving, invite them on the ship! They can be on the boat as non-divers. During your dive, they will have the opportunity to snorkel. Enjoy the beauty of the underwater world from the surface, or sunbathe on the sun deck.
The cost for a non-diver is 2,400 baht.
Discounts on dives and courses!
Send us an application for diving, and we will contact you as soon as possible to clarify the details and a detailed calculation of the cost.