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Similan Diving Safaris

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Nang Thong Road | 13/19 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
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Awesome trip

We had an awesome trip with similan Explorer. Best crew, really good food and nice diving. 5/5 why... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Liinu W
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Fantastic Diving Safari!

Super nice people and the dive sites are stunning! The Similan Explorer is a nice clean boat... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
00ViVi00
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Similan Diving Safaris is a PADI 5 Star Dive center located in the heart of Khao lak, Thailand. We offer a full range of PADI dive courses and PADI specialties in the Similan & Surin Islands, also Diving and snorkeling trips.Diving Safari Specialists Diving Similan, Surin, also the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar ( Burma ) with 800 new islands to explore.
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Nang Thong Road | 13/19 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an awesome trip with similan Explorer. Best crew, really good food and nice diving. 5/5 why not? Cheers Luca!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super nice people and the dive sites are stunning! The Similan Explorer is a nice clean boat, well-equipped. Most importantly, the boat crew are incredibly nice and the food is AMAZING! We did 18 dives, saw mantas, whale shark, leopard sharks, tons of schools of...More

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SimilanDivingSafaris, Manager at Similan Diving Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such kinds words for us all. It was really great to meet you both and have you on-board the MV Similan Explorer! We'll always try our best to help with all aspects of a trip when...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best time of my life. 18 mind blowing dives in clear water. We saw so many amazing creatures, like seahorses, sharks, rays and may more... Wonderful kind staff, perfect diveleaders (Gianluca and Pablo), great food. We were very lucky that our trip was...More

1  Thank Soon-ie B
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

During last 4 months I went for 3 liveaboards (5D/5N) in Similan National Park. Twice with Similan Diving Safaris and once with a different company. While the other company was reliable and wasn't lacking anything yet is seemed world apart from what SDS is offering....More

1  Thank KasiaBoni
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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

We did 2 consecutive live aboard trips totalling 28 dives over 9 days. The boat is very well run and the crew and dive instructors are so helpful and diligent. The briefings were detailed and the dives were very well lead. This is a Grown...More

1  Thank Steve D
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

My husband and I went for a 4 days, 4 nights liveaboard tour of the Similans on the Dolphin Queen and it was wonderful. We had a double cabin on the main deck which had an excellent view of the sea when the door was...More

1  Thank KateBiscuit
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

The five days and nights I spent on the Similan Explorer with the SDS crew was fantastic, and very good quality diving. Safety comes first with this lot, but not at the expense of good times. The Similans offered the best diving there's to be...More

1  Thank Eve S
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

I went for a 4D4N liveboard to Similans on the Dolphin Queen. The booking with this company was quick and communication was efficient. The boat is clean and the food and fruit was fantastic, both in the taste and variety. Dive crew was professional, have...More

1  Thank Anoymous333
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a 7 night Liveaboard in Myanmar. Booked directly with the company which was very easy and efficient, all communication done by email which were replied to the same day. The boat is quite basic but clean and has good showers. The food...More

1  Thank Laspig
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

If the title of this review doesn't say it all then I'm not sure what does . Thank you to Luca and his staff for an awesome 3 day 3 night trip on the similan explorer . To me it's like coming back to visit...More

2  Thank jlj63
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SimilanDivingSafaris, Manager at Similan Diving Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi guys nice to see you both again for yet another trip with us . you're very much part of our SDS Family . Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really do appreciate it and it's great to know that you...More

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epicsaga
November 8, 2017|
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Response from Joe H | Property representative |
No we do not mix live aboard divers with Day trip dives That would not be nice for the live aboard guests when every day new guests arrive Ha Ha no way
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nottoosure
February 10, 2017|
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Response from SimilanDivingSafaris | Property representative |
We do day trips to Richelieu Rock on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Please email us to make a booking. Best regards.
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