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Address: 50 kilometers from Khao Lak, Phang Nga Province, Thailand
Phone Number: 0835571313
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Full-Day Similan Island by Speed Boat from Phuket
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The most beautiful island in Thailand!!

I had been to many islands in Thailand like James Bond Island, Phi Phi Island, Carol Island, Bamboo Island and many more but the most beautiful is Similan Island and it is the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2016
Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

I had been to many islands in Thailand like James Bond Island, Phi Phi Island, Carol Island, Bamboo Island and many more but the most beautiful is Similan Island and it is the farest of them all. It took me 3-4 hours ride on speedboat to this island from Phuket from one of its port. The water there is so... More 

1 Thank j0sephsmith
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

The only real way to see the Similans is from a boat and there is no better way than to stay on the Diva Andaman. I've been on many Similan liveraboards over the years but Yanic by far runs the best operation. Diva only caters for 14 clients yet the boat is one of the biggest in operation. The crew... More 

1 Thank Mike R
Orestiáda, Evros, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Not much to say. This place is magical...the beaches the water the air. Really beautiful place. The only problem was it took us forever to get there but it was worth it.

Thank Lia L
Guangzhou, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We had two overnights booking at the Similan Island facilities.I can say, just full of dirt and rat dirt all around. The staff is unfriendly, they used to treat unexperienced Chinese tourist very badly. The food they serve is just like a prison meal, the lodges are full with rat dirt and urine. The area has millions of mouses, rats... More 

2 Thank divercemal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

The island is very well-known and famous in Thailand that's the reasons why I want to prove it by myself! We booked the excursion by Wow Andaman company but I believe there have a lot of tour company taking you there. When we reached the island we said Goshhhh!!! There were a lot of ppl on the beach and the... More 

1 Thank Aston R
Wolfsburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We made a snorkeling tour with a speed boat. The islands are really beautiful and the beach remembered me of seychelles. unfortunately we could not visit all islands, therefore the snorkeling experience was limited. We made a stop on two islands. One for relaxing at the beach and the other for lunch. If you are in the region somewhere you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Guys I very rarely write negative reviews unless the quality or service has been appalling. However i feel compelled to 'warn' travellers staying in Patong that this is an incredibly stressful and overrated trip. If you are staying in Patong, this is your typical journey: 0630 am pick up in minibus with other tourists 2 hour drive to port (arrive... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Once you do it from Phuket, very early pick up time, long ride on the boat and huge disappointment on arrival. Overcrowded (mainly Chinese tourists, who shout and split around..), during snorkeling you see rather hundreds of snorkelers than sea life. On the way to the viewpoint count with traffic jam on the walk path, Chinese who take over you... More 

1 Thank Andermatter
Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Me and my girlfriend were looking for the best diving/snorkeling spots in Thailand, and after hearing that their were on the Andaman sea, we decided to go to the Similan islands. We realized that the bungalows and tents get filled in advance in high season, and we really wanted to take an overnight trip. After calling and asking in a... More 

2 Thank Diego D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

The landscape of Similan is soooooo beautiful. You must try to dive if you visit there. I experienced it and I swear it was such an interesting thing that I would like to do again and again. There are so many beautiful creatures and corals underwater. so beautiful!

Thank AudreyCccBuTTerFLY

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