Koh Racha Noi island is located just over two hours from scuba diving phuket dive shop location - departing from Chalong pier on the daily racha island diving day trip. There are many locations when you dive phuket - this is a great place to meet the manta rays whilst scuba diving phuket thailand.

Daily trips to Koh Racha Noi from dive phuket there is an additional charge for scuba diving phuket dive equipment most of the equipment is scuba pro when you are racha island diving for the day. The Similan Islands are open from nov to may the best scuba diving phuket thailand.

racha islands three dives

South tip

dive one

The island of Koh Racha Noi is an uninhabited tropical island and part of the racha island diving location that is loved by all people who dive phuket. With all year round scuba diving trips scuba diving phuket thailand is a world class diving destination so come scuba diving phuket next time you are away on a diving holiday.

Koh Racha Noi island is located just 25km south of Phuket. The south tip of the island is the best dive location to encounter the majestic oceanic manta rays, which grow up to an imposing seven meters. The island has multiple dive dives which are suitable for all qualified scuba divers and divers who like the deeper 30-meter dives. The island itself is uninhabited and surrounded by beautiful sandy shallow bays with soft and hard corals gardens. 

racha noi bay

dive two

Racha Noi Bay dive site has a wide variety of marine life such as Pufferfish, Sea cucumbers, Nudibranchs, Sweetlips, Angelfish, Octopus and Cuttlefish. Occasionally there are sightings of Eagle Rays, and Whale Sharks around these dive sites. Koh Racha Noi island has outstanding underwater visibility (usually 20 meters) and is made up of hard granite which is visible above and below the surface. 

koh racha yai

dive three

Koh Racha Yai Island (Big King Island) is located about one and a half-hour boat ride from Chalong bay, where the day trip departs from on the South of Phuket Island. A wide variety of underwater life such as Barracuda, Giant Moray, Stonefish, Lion-fish, Parrotfish and Butterflyfish make this their home.

If you look carefully, you can find some hidden rare gems such as Pipefish, Leaf-fish, Frogfish and Nudibranchs. Racha Yai has shallow sandy bottoms as well as deeper depths with excellent visibility all year round, which makes it the perfect scuba diving location for all levels of diver.


07:30 – Hotel pick up
08:30 – Meet your Divemaster
09:00 – Scuba dive safety briefing
09:00 – Freshly prepared Breakfast
10:00 – Arrive at Koh Racha Noi Island
10:15 – First Dive of the day
11:45 – Thai buffet lunch is served
13:00 – Second dive of the day
14.30 – Arrive at Koh Racha Yai Island
15:30 – Third dive of the day
16:30 – Sail back to Phuket
17:30 – Return back to your hotel

฿ 3,800

  • Three Scuba Dives
  • 7.30am – 5.30pm
  • Breakfast & Lunch Onboard
  • Return Hotel Transfers
  • Max Group Size – Four Divers
  • Certified Divers Only
  • Approximately (US$110 / £80 / €95 / AUD150)

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extra info
  • If you require rental scuba diving equipment this is an additional 400฿
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  • Return transfers are free from Patong, Karon, Kata Beach areas – click below for additional charges for other areas.
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