Stonehenge Similan Islands dive site Location: Directly north of Koh Miang (Similan Island #4) Depth: 10-40 m Type: Rocky reef Level: Suitable for all levels of diver but currents can be strong at times. Description:  Stonehedge is named after the towering rocks that rise from depths of 25 metres and below. This is a dive site where

East of Eden Similan Islands dive site Location: Along the east side of Koh Pabu (Similan Island #7) Depth: 5-35+ m Type: Fringing reef Level: Suitable for all level of diver Description:  East of Eden is one of the Similan Islands best and most beautiful dive sites. It’s an easy dive for any level of diver,

Deep 6 Similan Islands dive site Location: Just to the north of Koh Pabu (Similan Island #7) Depth: 5-40 m Type: Granite boulder formations Level: Suitable for all levels of diver. Currents can be strong at times. Description:  Deep 6 is, as the name suggests, a deep dive site. Gigantic granite boulders form a rocky ridge

Fantasy Reef Similan Islands dive site Location: West side of Koh Similan (Similan Island #8) Depth: 5-40 m Type: Big boulder formations, swim thrus Level: Suitable for all levels of diver Description:  Fantasy Reef is sometimes also referred to as Chicken Hair Reef.  It was a favourite dive site in the Similan Islands. But it’s been

Boulder City Similan Islands dive site Location: 3 km off the east coast of Koh Payan (Similan Island #3) Depth: 8-50 m Type: Granite Boulders Level: Intermediate to advanced. Strong currents Description:  Boulder City forms a chain, with Shark fin reef to the north, of submerged boulder formations. It is often the last dive site

Coral Reef Similan Islands dive site Location: North of Koh Haa (Similan Island #5) Depth: 8-30 m Type: Hard coral reef Level: Easy. Suitable for all levels of diver Description: Coral Reef is an easy Similan Islands dive site for all levels of diver with good visibility and a maximum depth of 30 metres. It may not be

Batfish Bend Similan Islands dive site Location: North east corner of Koh Bangu (Similan Island #9) Depth: 8-30 m Type: Hard coral reef Level: Easy to intermediate. Currents can be strong at times. Description:  Batfish bend is a less visited dive site in the Similan islands. But Batfish Bend has plenty to offer and a dive here

Beacon Beach Similan Islands dive site Location: All along the east side of Koh Similan (Similan Island #8) Depth: 8-50 m Type: Fringing reef, granite boulders (Beacon Point) and a small wreck (Atlantis X) Level: Easy dive sites suitable for all levels of diver Description:  Beacon Beach dive site is part of Beacon Reef and

Hideaway Bay Similan Islands dive site Location: Just off the southern point of Koh Haa (Similan Island #5) Depth: 7-35 m Type: Fringing reef plus boulder formations Level: Suitable for all levels of diver Description:  Hideaway bay is often the first dive on a Similan liveaboard. It makes an easy check dive, it’s also good for

Numbers to be limited at the Similan Islands The Similan Islands national parks department has this month (October 2018) announced a restriction on the number of daily and overnight visitors to the Similan Islands national park. This is part of an ongoing commitment to preserving the natural beauty of the archipelago. Already some islands, dive