Welcome aboard the renowned and completely renovated “MV Marco Polo”. This liveaboard cruise runs on a fixed schedule from November to the end of April.
The boat has been completely upgraded. Only 12 guests could be accommodated in 6 comfortable and modern AC cabins, all with their own bathrooms.
There are 3 days/2 nights, 4 days/4 nights and 7 days/6 nights combination cruises to the Similan islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock and the Surin Islands.
Every week, the boat embarks on two different liveaboard cruises to showcase the reefs and marine life around the Similan Islands as well as heading north towards the world-famous Richelieu Rock.
About MV “Marco Polo”
The “MV Marco Polo” is equipped with 6 AC ensuite cabins, a large diving deck, a comfortable saloon deck and a roofed sun deck with bean bags.
The dive deck offers spacious 24m2 for all your equipment. Two ladders guarantee easy access in and out of the water. The Salon & Party deck Upstairs are covered areas with plenty of seating, an indoor salon with TV and music station where all meals are served. On the spacious and cosy covered sundeck you can enjoy your time between the dives or enjoy a sunset after the last dive of the day.
There are 6 double cabins, with plenty of space for your personal belongings. All rooms open to the outer deck to give you the full benefit of the cool sea breeze. All cabins have their own bathroom with toilet, sink, LED mirror, shower and hand shower. They all have individual A/C units with a remote control so you can adjust the temperature to your own comfort level. Each bed has a reading light and 220 V outlets with a constant electric supply.
40 x 12 liter tanks, 50 liter oxygen tank, two Bauer Mariner compressors, three generators 220/12V, GPS, Dinghy, Life-raft, Telephone, TV, Video and HiFi.
RATES per pax in THB:
3 days/2 nights trip – from 25,000 THB
4 days/4 nights trip – from 39,000 THB
7 days/6 nights – from 59,000 THB
- All meals
- Water, Soft drinks
- Tank 12 l, Weights
- Dive guide
- Free Nitrox
- Diving Equipment
- National Park Fee
This liveaboard cruise takes you to the best dive sites in the Andaman sea.
The first 1-2 days will be spend at the Similan Islands before heading further north to Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands National Park and the world famous Richelieu Rock.
Dive guides will choose the best dive sites depending on the conditions, ensuring that you will have an interesting mix of coral reefs, rock formations and off shore dive sites.
Highlights include Koh Tachai Pinnacle, Koh Bon Westridge (a manta hotspot), Richelieu Rock, as well as Elephant Head, Deep Six and other classic dive sites of the Similan Islands.
Itinerary of the cruise:
3 days/2 nights cruise to Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Surin Islands and the famous Richelieu Rock starts every Friday morning around 08:00 am and return Sunday evening around 05:00 pm
1st day – Depart around 8.00 am from Tab Lamu (3 dives at Ko Bon and Ko Tachai, 1 night dive in Surin
2nd day – 3 dives at Richelieu Rock, 1 night dive at Ko Tachai
3rd day – 3 dives at Ko Tachai, Ko Bon and Boonsung Wrack
return to Tab Lamu around 05:00pm
4 days/4 nights liveaboard trip to the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock. Starting every Sunday evening from Khao Lak.
Night one: Departure from Khao Lak around 08:00 pm
Day 1: Three dives + one night dive at Similan Islands
Day 2: Two dives at the Similans, one dive at Koh Bon, nightdive at Koh Tachai
Day 3: Three dives at Richelieu Rock, nightdive at Koh Tachai
Day 4: One dive at Koh Tachai, one dive at Koh Bon, one dive at the Boonsung Wreck
Arrival at Tap Lamu approx. 05:00 pm.
7 days/6 nights to the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and the famous Richelieu Rock. Starting every Friday morning around 08:00 am and return Thursday evening around 05:00 pm.
Day 1 – Depart around 8.00 am from Tab Lamu (3 dives at Koh Bon and Koh Tachai, 1 night dive at Koh Tachai)
Day 2 – 3 dives at Richelieu Rock, 1 night dive at Koh Tachai
Day 3 – 3 dives at Koh Tachai, Koh Bon and Boonsung Wrack, short stop at Tap Lamu
Day 4 – 3 dives, one night dive at Similan Islands
Day 5 – 2 dives at the Similans, one dive at Koh Bon, night dive at Koh Tachai
Day 6 – 3 dives at Richelieu Rock, night dive at Koh Tachai
Day 7 – One dive at Koh Tachai, one dive at Koh Bon, one dive at the Boonsung Wreck.
Arrival at Tap Lamu approx. 05:00 pm.