6 Day and 6 night liveaboard trip to the Similan Islands. Starting from Phuket this trip takes you to the best dive sites in the Andaman Sea. This liveaboard cruise runs on a fixed schedule from November to end of April.
The Marco Polo is a 23m long liveaboard
The “MV Marco Polo” is equipped with plenty of bathroom facilities. There are two shower cabins, two open-air showers and three additional European-style toilets complete with sinks.
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.
There are 7 roomy 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 when the sun beats down.
Each cabin has a reading light and 220 V outlets with a constant electric supply. There are three A/C cabins, two of which are equipped with a double bed and an extra single bed, giving you extra space for sleeping or storing your personal goods.
The third A/C cabin, our honeymoon suite, is located at the bow and boasts a King-size bed. All A/C cabins have individual A/C units with remote control so you can adjust the temperature to your own comfort level.
The four fan cabins offer spacious bunk beds for a comfortable night, with enough space for your personal belongings. Like in the A/C cabins, you will find clothes hangers and towel rails to keep things neat while during your stay on board.
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:
|Cabin type||DIVER price||Non Diver price
|With Fan||39 500||35 550|
|With A/C||45 000||40 500|
- All meals
- Water, Soft drinks
- Tank 12 l, Weights
- Dive guide
- Free Nitrox
- Diving Equipment
- National Park Fee: 2 700 THB / diver, 1 500 THB / non diver
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 a cruise:
Night one: Departure in Phuket 06:00 pm, 08:00 pm dinner
Day 1. 3 day dives + 1 night dive at Similan Islands
Day 2. 3 day dives + 1 night dive at Koh Bon, Koh Tachai + Richelieu Rock
Day 3. 3 day dives + 1 night dive at Richelieu Rock
Day 4. 3 day dives + 1 night dive at Similan Islands
Day 5. 3 day dives + 1 night dive at Similan Islands
Day 6. 2 dives, departure about 11:00 a.m., arrival in Phuket approx. 6:00 p.m.