Similan islands day trip, we have daily snorkeling trips and tours departing from Phuket to the Similan Islands. Discover Thailand’s best Marine National Park!
Similan Islands opens again in October 20222
The Similan Islands are among the top 10 best destinations in the world the crystal blue warm waters make this one of the best places to snorkel in the Andaman Sea, and among the best snorkel spots in Thailand and Asia.
Similans Islands consist of 9 islands located west of Koh Lak and not far from Surin Islands
The Similan Islands are surrounded by tropical water that has temperatures of 30 degrees and underwater visibility of 20 meters which make these Islands highly appealing places for snorkelers. The 9 islands provide a rich marine underwater world full of various colorful corals and marine life in that includes tropical fish, parrot fish, clown fish, turtles, dolphins, and much more.
Reach for The Similan Islands if staying in Phuket, everyone who visits is fascinated by this paradise island world, the gently eroded large granite rock formations, and the glistening, white sandy beach not to be seen anywhere else in Thailand. The picturesque Honeymoon Bay surrounded by huge tropical coconut and palm trees makes time stand still.
Similan island 8
Climb the path through the giant granite rocks to sail Rock, this is an exciting, adventurous trail without steps or handrails, take your time and make a safe climb to the lookout point called Sail Rock.
At the top the picturesque Honeymoon Bay surrounded by huge tropical coconut and palm trees makes time stand still. Now if you left your camera in your hotel room you will be kicking yourself, as the climb to sail rock rewarded photographers with stunning views and fantastic photo opportunities.
Stay overnight and the sunsets are amazing.
Departures and Local pick-up times in Phuket are at 6:30 am On this trip we will visit two different islands and make three snorkel stops.
Each snorkel stop has a length of about 30-45 min. For safety reasons, we leave the Similan Islands at about 15:30 o’clock, and you may expect to return to your hotel in Phuket 6:30 pm -7:30 pm.
Pick-up times are between 6.40 am to 7.30 am minivan transfers to the private pier(Tub-lamu) to check in and pick up snorkeling equipment.
Similans Island Tour Schedule
Pick-up times are between 6.40 am to 7.30 am minivan transfers to the private pier(Tub-lamu) to check in and pick up snorkeling equipment
8.30 AM Serve you with hot drinks and bakery prior to departure
09.00 AM Depart to Similan Islands by speed boat.
10.30 AM Arrive at Similan Islands, first snorkeling and appreciating the underwater world, viewing beautiful fishes and colorful corals at Islands No.5 and No.6.
11.30 AM Take you to Island No.4 (Koh Miang), relaxing at Princess Bay with your own leisure on the beach.
12.00 PM Enjoy with quality lunch box set on Island No.4 Koh Miang
1.00 PM Depart from Island No.4 to Island No.9 Koh Ba Ngu for snorkeling at Christmas Point or Namchai bay, the highlighted area where there are attractive coral reefs and a variety of colorful fishes.
2.15 PM Take you to visit a Sailing rock which is the landmark of the “Similan Islands” at Island No.8 Koh Similan where you can relax, swim, take pictures or climb up to a view point on the top of a Sailing rock.
3.30 PM. Depart from Similan Islands with a smile and impression.
4.50 PM. Arrive at the private pier(Tub-lamu). Welcome you with a variety of drinks, snacks, tasty papaya salad, fried chicken, ice cream, then back to your hotel.
5.30 pm Board the minivans for return transfers to Your Hotel
Similan island day trip tours include:
- National park fee.
- Round trip transfer by aircon minibus from Phuket, Khao Lak only…….
- Snorkeling gear, Mask, Fins, Life jacket, Soft drink, and Fresh fruit serve on board
- 3 meals, drinks, snacks, and fruit
- Lunch (Thai food set Vegetarian food or Halal food are available on request)
- National Park Fee & Government tax
- English-speaking tour guide
- Accident insurance ( The insurance do not cover your personal belonging )
- Fin & Towel
What to take on the Similan Islands day trip?
Swimming suits, Shorts & light T-Shirt – Good shoes are also needed in order to climb up to Sail Rock.
Beach towel, Sun cream protection, Sun cap, Sunglasses
Small bag, Camera, Some money,
Please read this important safety concern which highlights matters of personal safety
This speed boat trip is suitable for ages 4 years up to 60 years. However, this trip is not available for a child under 1 year, pregnant women, or women who may be trying to become pregnant.
This trip is not suitable for any person with spinal, back, or neck problems.
The highlights of the trip are Snorkeling and swimming and we must recommend that you were a life jacket at all times while you are in the water, the trip also involves walking on the island and sightseeing.
The tour itineraries can be changed depending on the local weather condition. It’s will be decided by the tour leader and boat captain on your trip.