RICHELIEU ROCK | DAYTRIPS
The High Speed Catamaran is the perfect choice in speed, comfort and safety to get to Richelieu Rock on a single day trip.
It has never been easier to spot Whalesharks during the day and tell your friends about the day´s excitement before sunset.
Khao Lak Scuba Adventures PADI 5 Star IDC Center also offers daily dive trips to the world class dive site of Koh Bon that is part of the Similan Island National Marine Park.
In the morning we will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to the pier where you will board our comfortable high speed dive catamaran. From there you will head to your dive destination for some one of the world´s most amazing dives.
The catamaran has 2 powerful Yanmar inboard engines, a dive and sun deck, a comfortable toilet and plenty of space to kit up your equipment.
The day dive catamaran offers a comfortable super fast transfer to Richelieu Rock in only 70 minutes in calm seas.
After the first dive a tasty lunch will be served.
After a day full of excitement at Richelieu Rock the dive catamaran will return to the pier around 3 - 4 pm and we will inmediately transfer you back to your hotel.
Due to limited space on the High Speed Catamaran early booking is recommended.
- Marine Park entry and dive fees for Similan Islands
- Full set of high quality dive equipment
- Transfers from Khao Lak on departure and arrival days of the boat
- Lunch and fruits
- Drinking water and softdrinks
- Experienced dive guide
- Small dive groups of 4 to 1 dive guide
- Dive computer (250 THB per day)
- 15 litre dive tank (150 THB per dive)
- Nitrox (150 THB per dive)
- Extra long wetsuit (200 THB per day)
- Prescriptive dive mask -1/-10 (200 THB per day)
- Beers (70 THB per unit)
Richelieu Rock (called in Thai Hin Plo Naam) is a dive site in the Andaman Sea near the Surin Islands. It is part of the Mu Koh Surin National Marine Park although being about 18 km east of Surin Island. The most famous dive sites of Thailand, Richelieu Rock is an isolated diving pinnacle to the east of the Surin Islands. The site is marked by the top with a pinnacle which is 1 metre above the sea level during low tide, and disappears underwater during high tide.
Richelieu Rock is frequently placed in the top 10 lists of dives sites around the world in several dive magazines and website publications.READ MORE
THE FOOD ON BOARDWe pride ourselves to offer the best tasting Thai cuisine on board our complete fleet. Nonetheless we offer a variety of Western dishes too during your cruise. We are able to cater vegetarians, vegans and on all our boats we banned the use of MSG (monosodium glutamate). If you are allergic to Nuts or other food ingredients please tell us during your check in at Khao Lak Scuba Adventures. For more information or special requirements please contact us.
ITINERY RICHELIEU ROCK:
Our Day Trip boat departs from the pier at 8:30 am.
After the boats briefing we enjoy the cruise to Richelieu Rock.
Around 09:45 am we arrive with comfort and style at the dive site where we conduct our first dive with our professional dive guides and right after that we will take our lunch onboard.
Around 1:00 pm we prepare for our second dive and we will be finished around 2:00 pm.
Estimated time of return in Khao Lak pier around 3:15 pm.
Our free transfer will take you back to your Resort.