The Best Snorkeling In Thailand

Phi Phi Snorkeling

Experience The Beauty Of Phi Phi Snorkeling

 

The Phi Phi islands, which are located in Thailand gained worldwide attention when the 2000 film The Beach was made here – and still attracts visitors. The six islands with their tropical climate, beautiful beaches and the abundance of marine life has drawn attention to such tourist attractions as Phi Phi snorkeling, diving, rock climbing and kayaking.

These islands offer some of the most beautiful snorkeling sights in Thailand. Most of the bays are surrounded by limestone cliffs with white sandy beaches and clear water. The sea is full of gorgeous coral reefs and stunning exotic fish. While snorkeling you will be able to swim with small sharks and may even be able to observe an octopus

The main island of Ko Phi Phi Don offers hotel accommodations and restaurants, however many of the other islands do not have these accommodations. Traveling is usually done on foot or by boat due to the lack of roads and the atmosphere is very relaxed and casual.

Maya Bay is one of the main tourist attractions of any visit islands and is best visited between November and April when the calmer sea will make access the easiest. This bay is one giant reef with white sand, exotic fish, stunning coral and is surrounded on three sides by cliffs. There is no housing or dining facilities offered on this island.

Pi Leh Bay is located on the opposite side of Maya Bay and is best visited during high tide and in the morning to avoid the shade. This narrow bay is surrounded by cliffs and has shallow water suitable only for speedboats or long-tail-boats. While snorkeling you may be surrounded by parrot fish, sergeant majors or small sharks.

The west side of Phi Phi Don is nearly all limestone cliffs and coral reefs that are full of concealed caves and caverns which make excellent sights for snorkeling. The caverns are inhabited with Bullseyes, Silversides, and Black Tip Reef Sharks.

There are many opportunities for snorkeling around the islands, tours range from half day packages to full day packages. Many include a visit to all of the six islands and the equipment necessary for snorkeling. These tours may include cave and cavern snorkeling or a sunset tour that begins in the afternoon and ends on the south side of the islands for a tropical sunset.

Phi Phi snorkeling tour

Phi Phi snorkeling offers many exciting opportunities ranging from adventure, relaxation, to romantic exploits. Whether going by yourself or with a group, Snorkeling offers packages to enhance your stay. Swimming with sharks and tropical fish, experiencing the beauty of the coral reef and limestone cliffs, and opportunities to snorkel in caves and caverns are just a few of the exciting adventures awaiting you at Phi Phi.
Phi Phi Maya Khai Snorkeling

PHI PHI – Maya Beach- Koh Khai

Phi Phi Snorkeling tour 

The Phi Phi Island are actually the “Hot Spot” of Southern Thailand, mad famous by “The Beach” the Maya Bay crystal clear water have become the “not be missed” Phuket. The site for snorkeling addicts.

Maya Bay Snorkel, swim or just lounge around this long white sand beach enclosed by towering cliffs. This bay was made famous when it was use as the backdrop for the Hollywood blockbuster “The Beach” starring Leonardo Dicaprio.

Loh Samah Bay, One of the truly great spots for snorkeling in Phi Phi Island, large colorful coral and many species of tropical fish call this bay home.
Pi-Leh Cove, This shallow cove is surrounded by spectacular limestones cliffs. The crystal clear water is the temperature of a comfortable bath. This postcard perfect bay is a favorite spot of photography.

Viking Cave, This natural limestone cave has been a place of activity since prehistoric times. Ancient cave drawings of Chinese junks were discovered on the inner walls of the cave and remain to this day. In more recent times this cave has been used primarily for the harvesting of swallows nest, a Chinese delicacy.

Monkey Beach, Countless monkeys call this beach home. They can be observed here almost every day. Please keep in mind that they are wild animals, and should be treated with respect.

Itinerary: Daily 0630 – 1830 Hrs. (Khao Lak Area)
06h30  Pick up from hotel and transfer to our departure lounge at Royal Phuket Marina  (The best location marina) Coffee and Tea to service you before boading.
09h00 Depart to Phi Phi Island by speedboat.

  • Arrive at “Phi Phi Lay” explore the beautiful unique landscape of Maya Bay (Where ” The Beach” was partially filmed)
  • Discovery Lho Sa Mah and  Phi Ley Cove  swimming and snorkeling with fantastic colorful sealives and sightseeing at Viking Cave.
  • Enjoy Snorkeling and relax on the white sand of Monkey Beach.
  • Enjoy a great lunch at a beachside restaurant at Phi Phi Don.
  • Departure to Khai Nok Island free time on the beach enjoy your time for feeding colorful fishes swimming, snorkeling coral reefs and relaxing.

 

16h30 Arrive at our office and transfer back to your hotel

18h30End of program.

Notice: This program is subject to change according to the weather and sea conditions.

Tour Including
• Hotel roundtrip transfers by air Conditioner mini-van, guide, speedboat trip and visit fees
• On board: soft drinks, water, ice and fresh fruits
• Lunch: meal, drinking water, coffee and tea, (vegetarian menu available at no extra charge)
• Snorkeling equipment: life jacket, mask and snorkel

Price:
  Adult 3,500 Baht  Child 1800 baht (Khao Lak Area)  
Adult 2,800 Baht  Child 1600 baht (Phuket Area)