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Similan Diving Safaris

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Nang Thong Road | 13/19 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
+66 76 485 470
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Awesome Diving Experience

Was on the boat in Feb 2018 - Dolphin Queen. Great staff who really care and it means both of the... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
ArturRe
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Sutton, United Kingdom
Awesome trip

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

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Liinu W
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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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“dolphin queen” (73 reviews)
“thai crew” (27 reviews)
“richelieu rock” (35 reviews)
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Nang Thong Road | 13/19 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
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+66 76 485 470
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

Was on the boat in Feb 2018 - Dolphin Queen. Great staff who really care and it means both of the boat crew and the diving crew. Experienced dive masters - great briefings before every dive. We were able to do AOWD during safari.

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank Liinu W
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SimilanDivingSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Similan Diving Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hello Liinu, Thank you for your review . We are always glad to hear that our guests feel good onboard the Similan Explorer. It was nice to have you Finnish group with us enjoying your company together with other nationalities. Thank you again and we...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

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

1  Thank 00ViVi00
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SimilanDivingSafaris, Manager at Similan Diving Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

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 16 May 2018 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

2  Thank Soon-ie B
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Reviewed 15 May 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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SimilanDivingSafaris, Guest Relations Manager at Similan Diving Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for leaving such a great review Kasia! As I often say, we're very lucky on Similan Explorer as we have such a great mixed of guests from all over the world and of all abilities and experience levels. Our whole Team very much...More

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Reviewed 10 May 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 8 May 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 26 April 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 21 April 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 14 April 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

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epicsaga
9 November 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
11 February 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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