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Address: Phuket, Thailand
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$1,017.16*
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Private Racha Yai Island Diving and Snorkeling Tour by Speedboat
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$66.29*
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Full-Day Racha Noi and Racha Yai Snorkeling from Phuket
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$129.69*
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Try Diving in the beautiful Andaman Sea

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Lovely beaches and snorkelling

I did a day trip to Koh Racha Yai and ha a great time. Our first stop was Coral island (I would recommended skipping this as the beach was full of glass and rubbish) and the we... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
mikeexwv
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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The most beautiful memories were made here. the best place for snorkeling and for diving . i wish i had a hotel in this island.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited racha island with a tour after visiting phi phi island which was very crowded to be enjoyed.when we arrived to racha,i felt i am looking at a swimming pool very clear water ,emerald green with colord fish ,very very white sand and a fascinating surrounding trees on the beach.when the tour guide said those who wants to stay... More 

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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did a day trip to Koh Racha Yai and ha a great time. Our first stop was Coral island (I would recommended skipping this as the beach was full of glass and rubbish) and the we headed to Koh Racha Yai. White sandy beaches and clear blue water. There is also lots of places to snorkel/scuba dive with lots... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is good for snorkeling. Clean and green water. Without equipment also you can see bottom and lots of fish. Our kids enjoyed a lot here.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Great white sand and excellent place for snorkeling. We did it with 5 year old son. No waves so no worries off getting drifted away. Clear water.

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

This was my first dive after qualifying and what a great start! After visiting Racha Noi we did our final dive at Racha Yai - very cool underground wrecks and reef structures as Thai locals want to rebuild the corals. We saw eels, batfish, puffer fish and many other beautiful, colourful fish.

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Thank Cherie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

The best spot to do snorkeling and diving. The view is beautiful, the only thing is all de excursions come here therefore crow of people.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Came here for an island tour and the kids thoroughly enjoyed the day. We first of all stopped for some snorkelling. Whilst there were plenty of fish, the coral and the undersea life was pretty average compared to other places in Asia. The main beach is magnificent but heaps of rubbish in the water unfortunately. Not sure if this is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

This island is proper for scuba diving and schnorkeling. You can go to the white sand beach at the back side of the island by tractor. It is more beautiful than the beach near the boats are waiting.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

The island had some of the best snorkeling spots with lots of live corals and fishes. One of the best island to go to if you are looking to snorkel.

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