Thailand Liveaboard Options
LIVEABOARD OPTIONS - PHUKET, PHI PHI & SIMILAND ISLANDS
PRICE: available upon request
STANDARD PACKAGE: Return international flights, all road & ferry transfers, 10 nights accommodation & 20 dives
BOOKINGS: Flights payable upon booking togehter with 50% accommodation and balance 60 days prior to date of departure
MV ANDAMAN LIVEABOARD
** Dive Locker is an SA appointed MV Andaman (Sea Dragon owned) agent
Visit the world famous Similan Islands, described as one of the top ten dive destinations in the world, and see the amazing contrast of colourful coral reefs teeming with fish life often visited by whale sharks and manta rays, huge underwater boulders forming exciting gullies, canyons and swim-throughs, and pure white sand beaches lapped by the crystal clear waters of the Andaman Sea.
Similan Islands, Surin Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Richelieu Rock
Specialise in 3 days Similan diving or 3 days northern islands diving or join the classic 4 day trip to Thailand’s top dive sites a choice of five different diving trips . . . ranging from three to seven days. . . A wide range of liveaboard options are available onboard the newly refurbished (2012) M/V Andaman. More spacious than ever before, our newly built innovative “star deck” has already proved to be a hit with new and return customers alike whilst our two new double cabins with ensuite facilities and hot water shower add an extra level of comfort. Minimum age 15 years.
3 day / 3 night (south) : Similan Islands & Koh Bon
3 day / 3 night (north) : Richelieu Rock, Koh Tachai & Surin Islands
4 day / 4 night : Similan Islands, Richelieu Rock, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai & Surin Islands
7 day / 7 night (south) : All islands - with more Similan diving
7 day / 7 night (north) : All islands - with more northern diving
BLACK MANTA: 4 nights Similan - Koh Bon - Koh Tachai - Richelieu RockM/V Black Manta is a 32 m double engine, steel hull motor yacht. Running her second season in 2008, Black Manta is the latest addtion to the few 5-star luxury liveaboard boats operating around here in Thailand. Designed by divers for divers, she is truly a world-class liveaboard dive vessel, providing the utmost stability and comfort at sea.
COLONA: 6 nights Similan – Richelieu Rock
MV Colona VI is a wooden constructed, 25 m long and 5 m wide, very comfortable motor vessel. She is one of the newest liveaboard vessels in Thailand! Colona VI has all 7 cabins with two beds and own window, air-condition, mini bar and private bathroom! The maximum number of divers on board is only 14, which ensures no crowds in or above the sea On the top deck you will find plenty of room for relaxation. You can sit there for hours, reading a book, having a drink . . . . all deck chairs are covered with cushions NEW...NITROX DIVING (US$ 5 per tank) and NITROX COURSES are available.
JAZZ: 6 nights Burma – Koh Bon – Koh Tachai – Richelieu
Similan Jazz was built on Phuket Island with building commencing in the month of June, 2005 Made from hard wood from the northeastern areas of Thailand and comprising of more ribbing and structural binds than more conventional wooden liveaboards, Similan Jazz was designed to withstand the harshest of conditions The Similan Jazz has not only been fitted with the most up to date systems but the crew has been serving with the company for over three years The tour leader worked on the building of the Similan Jazz as did the captain so as to known every facet of the vessel.
MERMAID I: 8 nights Andaman Islands
MERMAID I: 9 night Phuket – Burma – Phuket
Mermaid I is a 28 meters long, 7 meters wide, luxury liveaboard dive yacht. She is a custom built boat, made from high quality marine steel. The interior reflects the standard of a 5* hotel The maximum number of guests onboard is 12, which ensures no crowds above and underwater. There is a huge (60 sqm) sun deck, which just invites you to sun-bathe or after dark, star-gaze. Mermaid I features all modern safety, navigation and communication equipment NITROX is available onboard for certified Nitrox divers The salon is also the dining area and guests can expect high quality food, 4 times a day. You have the choice between double or twin bed state rooms, all with attached bathroom.
MERMAID II : 6 nights Similan – Richelieu – Surin Islands
MV Mermaid II is a steel constructed, 33 m (100 feet) long and 7m (21 feet) wide, fast cruising motor vessel. She was custom-built in 2001 in Thailand Guests are accommodated in 8 twin cabins, all with large window and attached bathroom. There are maximum 16 divers onboard - deck space is huge! The dive area is logically build (36 sqm) and is directly connected with the platform. The dive platform is lowered and makes it very comfortable to enter and exit the water Nitrox is available and diving on Nitrox as well as Nitrox courses are possible.
NAUTICA: 8 nights Similan – Richelieu – Burma
MV Nautica is the newest liveaboard vessel in Thailand! She was launched in May 2005 and will start running dive trips in Thailand and Burma from October 2005 onwards MV Nautica has been built under IMO specification, which ensures safety of international shipping and prevents marine pollution from ships. Interior of the boat was designed very tastefully. Nautica is an upper end liveaboard boat, in the 4* - 5* range, but with very fair trip prices. She can take a maximum of 10 passengers in 4 Twin or Double Bed Cabins and 1 Double Bed Master Cabin. All cabins are located on the main and upper deck levels and have private bathrooms with shower, individually controlled air con units, panoramic windows and mini-bar. The cabins have alot of light and are very spacious. The dive deck area has been designed to be very spacious, with access to a toilet and shower, a rinse tank plus extra storage space for diving equipment to minimize clutter. Main meals will be served 3 times daily with alternate snacks after each dive. You will be able to choose between Thai or, for less spicy palates, European cuisine. All meals and drinks will be served buffet-style. Water, tea and coffee are available free of charge throughout the trip Onboard Nautica are two saloons: one located on the upper deck and another with air con on the main deck. TV, DVD/CD systems are installed and there is a huge DVD library.With comfort in mind the deck area is a huge (30sqm); all covered with cushions for reading or relaxing in between dives.