Day 1. (0 Dives); Scheduled Pickup Times (between 4-7pm*), transfer to Thap Lamu pier, Phang
Day 2. (4 dives); around at Surin Islands and Richelieu Rock including night dive
Day 3. (4 dives); full days diving around cleaning stations of Koh Bon & Koh Tachai
Day 4. (4 dives); best of the Similans; North Point, Elephant Head Rock, West of Eden, Anita’s Reef
Day 5. (2 dives); Boulder City, Shark Fin Reef. Return to Patong pier, Phuket by 6pm. Transfer back to hotel/ Airport by 7pm.
Liveaboard MV White Manta is a solid 36m long steel range diving support vessel. She is very stable and runs on twin 700hp Cummins engines. She carries 2x 450 liter L&W compressors; one equipped with an air cooler and a Nitrox membrane system. She also carries 20 tonnes of fresh water and two water makers. With two large dinghies, rest assured for your safety when diving in strong currents.
Since her launch in April 2011, she continues to impress new and existing guests alike with her spaciousness and comfort. The MV White Manta sleeps 24 guests in 12 cabins: 8 x En-suite (double/ twin/ triple share) and 4 x Standard (twin share with wash basin, shared bathrooms).
The nearest international airport will be Phuket International Airport. There are many international flights that flies into Phuket.
16:00 Phuket Town; guests to office (16:30 for ferries from Rassada Pier)
16:30 Chalong, Rawai
17:00 Kata, Karon
17:30 Patong, Kamala, Surin
18:00 Bang Tao, Mai Khao
18:30 Nai Thon, Nai Yang and Airport
19:00 Khao Lak Center
20:30 Latest arrival on the boat
NOTE: * if pickup is outside these times additional charges apply.
1) 50% non refundable deposit is required to confirm reservation.
2) Balance due 60 days prior departure.
3) Full payment is required for bookings less then 60 days prior departure.