Racha Islands and Phi Phi Islands – 2 Days – 3 Nights / 8 dives
- The Phi Phi Islands and Racha Islands Liveaboard cruise includes:
- 3 nights in a twin share cabin
- Master cabin surcharge THB 3’500 per person
- 8 dives
- Cylinders and weights
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner, fruits, snacks, soft drinks, water, coffee & tea
- Roundtrip transfer from Phuket to MV Giamani
- Dive Guide
The MV Gimanai is a luxury and charming Liveaboard vessel with 4 twin bunk bed cabins and 1 Master cabin all with en-suite bathrooms. All cabins have a individually controlled air conditioning. MV Giamani accommodate a maximum of 10 guests. The covered terrace is the place to relax, to enjoy a movie or read a book or to discuss the dives with other divers. The dive platform is compact but spacious and well organized and the perfect entry into the magical realm of the Andaman Sea.
A Liveaboard is especially suitable for experienced divers, because the dive sites can be challenging due to currents and the depths. An SSI Advanced Adventurer diving certificate (equivalent to PADI Advanced Open Water Diver) and Nitrox diver certification can be made in advance in Phuket at special conditions.
This Liveaboard Trip is only available between May and August
General information about Scuba Diving in Phuket you find here. All you need to know about Scuba Diving during rainy season.
Welcome aboard – We can accommodate scuba divers, sidemount and rebreather divers.
Do you own a DIN Regulator – We have DIN cylinders and adapters available free of charge
Small diving groups – Maximum 5 divers per group
Scuba Diving Destinations
2 Days / 3 Nights – The schedule you do on the boat varies with the currents and the tides. The tourleader and captain will do the best option for you.
Phi Phi Islands
We pick you up from your local hotel or Airport at around 4pm.
We will allocate cabins and then set up equipment after a short boat briefing then you can relax during the travel time to Racha Yai, with a light evening meal.
6.00am – Wake up and light breakfast, fruits, cereal, toast and coffee
7.00am – General dive and safety briefing
7.30am – First Dive usually at Racha Yai
9.00am – Full breakfast
11.00am – Second Dive at Racha Noi
12.30am – Lunch
03.30pm – Third dive Dive at Racha Noi followed by a light snack of fruit and cookies
05.00pm – Fouth dive at Racha Noi
06.00pm – Sail to Phi Phi Islands for anchor in a sheltered bay
08.00pm – Dinner followed by time to relax with your new friends sharing stories from the days diving or relaxing under the stars
06.00am – Wake up to a light breakfast of fruit cereal, toast coffee and juice
07.00am – First Dive at Phi Phi Islands usually Koh Bida Nok followed by a full western breakfast
10.00am – Second Dive usually at the Phi Phi wreck
12.00am – Third Dive usually at Hin Bida
01.30pm – Lunch
05.30pm – Forth Dive usually at Viking Cave
07.00pm – Dinner followed by visiting Donsai Bay and the village of Phi Phi. Relax with your new friends sharing stories from the days diving and have a drink at the countess bars of Phi Phi Islands.
02.00am – Sail back to Chalong Bay.
06.00am – Wake up and enjoy a full western breakfast
09.00am – Dock at Chalong pier and transfer back to your hotel or Airport.
The MV Giamani
Advantage: Only 10 divers
First Class Service, Excellent food and Accommodation in En-suite Cabins makes this liveaboard a truly 5 Star experience. O2 and Scrubber is available for the Rebreather Divers.
Length: 24m, Beam: 6m, Cabins: 5, Guests: <10, Cruise Speed: 12 kn
4 Deluxe en-suite twin share cabins, 1 Master cabin, Aircon, fan, Refrigerator and wardrobe, Electrical outlets (220V), Shelving and storage space, Duvet, pillows and towels, En-suite bathrooms
Nitrox is available by pre-booking only and on a surcharge (see price list). On board are scuba cylinders both with DIN and Yoke fittings, 2 air/nitrox compressors available.
Each diving group is kept to a ratio of maximum 5 divers : 1 Dive Guide ensures your safety at all times and showed you the hidden gems of the Andamansea. Boat and dive site briefings are given during your Liveaboard trip. Unlike others we store, wash and transfer your privately owned equipment. Just jump on board and relax.
Scuba Diving Equipment
If you have your own equipment – great, bring it with you for the dive trip. After diving, we wash, dry and store it for you at our dive center. When you go diving again, we will pack it for you and deliver it to the boat.
If you need to rent scuba diving equipment, either a full set or partial, please let us know when you book your diving excursion. Available equipment and prices, you can find on our price list.
We also have spare equipment on board like wetsuits, fins, masks, regulators and BCD’s ensuring that a malfunctioning piece of equipment won’t ruin your day!
We believe you always should dive with good quality scuba gear, even if you don’t buy your own. You deserve the best state-of-the-art equipment, so we’ve got it! We work hard to keep our rental equipment in top condition. We have a strict maintenance schedule for the overhaul of our regulators and BCD’s. Our rental wetsuits are replaced regularly.
We will gladly explain the functions of any of our dive equipment and repair or replace any piece of your own equipment if requested. We want your dives to be fun, safe and free from equipment issues.