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HAPPY NEW YEAR


1 January, 2016, 10:19 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 387

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HAPPY NEW YEAR   On behalf of Khao Lak Scuba Adventures we would like to extend the regards to everybody around the world. Thank you for all your love and support all through the year! We are proudly to be the part of your diving experience in the Similan Islands. ‬ Wish you all the best with healthy life and great success with any plans you have for the year to come. Your Kh...

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Khao Lak Scuba Adventures wishes a Merry Christmas to you all


25 December, 2015, 11:40 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 393

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! Another wonderful Christmas Eve here at Khao Lak Scuba Adventures. The pre Christmas season has been fantastic. All trips have been a success and all our old and new friends enjoyed diving at the Similan & Surin Island Marine Parks. Diving conditions have been awesome so far: exceptional good visibility + 25 meters, lot´s and lot´s of sharks, weather has...

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Khao Lak Scuba Adventures awarded with prestigious PADI Award!


20 December, 2015, 10:07 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 374

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For the third consecutive year Khao Lak Scuba Adventures PADI 5 Star IDC has been awarded with a prestigious PADI award. This year: Recognition for Outstanding Contribution to Continuing Dive Education. PADI, Professional Association of Diving Instructors, is the world's largest recreational diver training organization founded in 1966. Khao Lak Scuba Adventures joined PADI 15 years ag...

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Loy Krathong ¨Light Festival¨ aboard Manta Queen 3


15 December, 2015, 8:50 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 0

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Manta Queen 3 Trip Number 190 We left the harbour of Khao Lak not only accompanied by a full moon, but it was also the enchanting day of Loi Krathong, when Thai people and their guests give thanks to the water goddess by floating beautiful flower arrangements with incense and candles over the water. Day 1 saw us wake up to a check-out dive at Three Trees and a first encounter with the Simila...

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Manta Queen 3 Trip Number 189


10 December, 2015, 12:01 pm  Author: khaolakscuba | View 1

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Manta Queen 3 # 189 It truly was a starry, starry night when we left Khao Lak harbour, bound for 4 nights and 4 days Liveaboard of outstanding diving in the Similan Islands. Our check-out dive at Three Trees was a brilliant introduction, offering the entire range of landscape you can find in the Similans. Shallow reefs teaming with life, huge boulders with beautiful sea fans, and sandy stretch...

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Marine Life ¨Fiesta¨


8 December, 2015, 1:00 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 1

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Manta Queen 1 #191 Hi there once again for another adventure aboard Manta Queen 1. This trip we welcome another group from Action Sports Germany with 12 excited divers, also on-board divers from Taiwan, China and France. The first day and a half is spent in the Similan Islands as usual visiting all the best spots on islands 7 and 9. Excellent visibility and some great drift dives due t...

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Amazing time at Similan with Team Taiwan


5 December, 2015, 10:55 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 1

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Manta Queen 6 # 199 was ultimately a trip that will have important reminders about the Magic of Scuba Diving! We set off from Khao Lak with our full charter of guests from Taiwan. As we dropped in for a stunning check dive at Anita's, I was reminded of one of the most magical things about Scuba, any and all language barriers were dissolved the moment our heads went under. There we were, all...

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Whaleshark and Manta Ray Combo


3 December, 2015, 12:00 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 3

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WHALESHARK! WHALESHARK! Get in the water! That's the call that echoed across Manta Queen 6. Our on-board Whaleshark expert, Judith, was able to spot the 4 meter long juvenile beauty from the back of our dive deck close to Richelieu Rock! Relaxing along side our boat, this majestic creature was waiting for us to jump in! As people scrambled to collect their snorkeling equipment and camera...

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Similan Splendour


2 December, 2015, 12:00 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 173

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Manta Queen 5 # 59 Another great trip on Manta Queen 5. Leaving the pier from Khao Lak I could feel the excitement of the 4 people who were getting ready to start their PADI Open Water Course and be introduced the amazing world of Scuba Diving. With some excellent instruction they would all soon be great divers. We started the trip in the Similan Islands at Anita's Reef. It was a little ...

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Once again Manta and Eagle Rays at the Similan Island Marine Park


24 November, 2015, 10:27 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 400

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Manta Queen 3 # 188 Manta Queen 3 set off on another fantastic voyage into the majestic Similian Islands. Straight away we realised that we would not let the occasional drop of rain dampen our spirits! After a bit of bonding in the short bus ride, we set sail. After everyone was settled into their cabins the boat briefing began with Joe, the Cruise Director, giving everyone a thorough (and very...

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Manta Ray at Koh Bon spotted by Manta Queen 5


20 November, 2015, 9:29 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 347

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Manta Queen 5 Trip # 56 - MANTA RAY @ KOH BON ISLAND!! Another amazing trip on Manta Queen 5. Leaving the pier at Khao Lak I could tell this group of new found friends was going to have a great trip. From the start everyone meshed really well. Most relatively new divers were filled with anticipation of what the next three days would bring them! They were not let down one bit at all. We start...

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Manta Queen 3 is back again from a spectacular 4 day and 4 night Similan Liveaboard trip


19 November, 2015, 11:35 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 319

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Manta Queen 3, Similan and Surin Liveaboard Trip # 185. Another 4 day and 4 night liveabaord trip in the spectacular Similan Islands this week on Manta Queen 3! We had awesone visibility throughout the entire trip! It helps to see things like the marlins and white tip sharks at Christmas Point, huge marble rays at Hin Luang, Schooling Barracudas at Koh Tachai Island and Napoleon Wrasse at Koh B...

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Manta Queen 3 - Hello Whaleshark!


15 November, 2015, 10:27 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 364

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So, it was another fantastic four days in the Similan Island and Surin Island Marine parks for Manta Queen 3. We even had a Whaleshark on the last day of diving! So cool. After leaving Khao Lak pier our first day of diving produced some fine memories, and the night dive was exciting as well, being the first night dive ever for several of the guests onboard. After an amazing dinner everyone was ...

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Manta Queen 3 - return of the Manta Ray


10 November, 2015, 10:51 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 417

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It was raining when Manta Queen 3 left the pier of Khao Lak to go on our 4 days and 4 night Similan liveaboard. We had a lot of different guests on the boat from different parts of the world with certification from PADI Open Water up to PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer and the mood on the boat was great even though the rain was pouring. The dives were great, the first day went easy when we st...

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First Manta Ray of the season on Manta Queen 7


7 November, 2015, 11:14 am  Author: khaolakscuba | View 377

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MANTA QUEEN 7 Trip 02.11.2015 On the 2. of November, Manta Queen 7, set out on trip number 37 towards the tropical Similan Islands. After a good night’s sleep we woke surrounded by beautiful blue waters, white sandy beaches and the famous nine Similan Islands. We dove "Anita's Reef", "West of Eden", "Deep Six" and to top it all off we plunged into the ...

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