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Similan Islands National Park

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50 kilometers from Khao Lak, Phang Nga Province, Thailand
+66 83 557 1313
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Full-Day Similan Island by Speed Boat from Phuket
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Full-Day Speedboat Snorkeling Tour to Similan Islands from Khao Lak
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“national park” (37 reviews)
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50 kilometers from Khao Lak, Phang Nga Province, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You will be disappointed. Way too many people. Damaged Riffs. All the tourism destroyed the beautiful landscape. It is not worth to book this trip.

Thank Jasmin E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bad reviews on here are absolutely justified. The speedboat ride is uncomfortable even in calm-ish weather. To be endured rather than enjoyed. However, as sailors we were fine and it's worth it... You absolutely must book an early departure tour. We were picked up...More

1  Thank Adam L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful blue cristal water but absolutely crowded. Bad snorkeling. Very bad organization of the tour agency (LikeAndaman): delayed, all the time in a hurry with no time to stay in each island (even less than 20min), lunch at first stop and high speed with bad...More

Thank dgfran
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So this review is only and ONLY about the travel company enjoytravel77..... We booked the tour with an agent on the street, does not really matter with who, we arrived at the pier at 8.30 in the morning and left for the tour after more...More

1  Thank OvidiuDragomir
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We found a really good deal for 2200 THB per person from Phuket on this website ThaiTrip.co. At the beginning, we were suspicious because the price was lower than average but after talking with their customers support, which actually was very helpful and gave us...More

Thank Egor S
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I booked a 7 dives Tour with south Siam for Similan Islands. It was nice, with clear water and many Fishes to See. On the second last dives a night swarm of hundreds or maybe a thousand big Barrakudas circled around our group.

Thank Hendrik H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Although there are not as many tourists as Phi Phi Islands, it still is very busy during high season. We thoroughly enjoyed the islands, the area where we had lunch was ok (but good be a bit cleaner ... lots of rubish around and tables...More

Thank Mari B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I did a day tour out to the islands from Patong. The water and sand were amazing. We definitely enjoyed our time out there. On the negative side of the trip, there are a lot of tour operators which means lots of...More

1  Thank faheymk
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Well choose your days before you head off to similan island. The pamphlets show beautiful calm water which I am sure is true most of the time. However be warned it takes hours to get there miles and miles off shore and we felt like...More

2  Thank giveitamiss
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were only able to take a day trip out to the Similan Islands, but it was well worth the trip. The speedboat ride is a little long, but upon arrival everything was worth it. We were able to enjoy some snorkeling with schools of...More

4  Thank rtstephenson
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Response from ele201269 | Reviewed this property |
Доброго времени суток. Я на Симиланах была в декабре. слышала , что они открываются на период ноябрь-март
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Yoav H
Hey! I will be visiting south Thailand in two weeks and I heard great things about over-night cruises in similan. On the other hand I read here bad things about day trips to there (crowded boats, bad organization etc...). I have few questions about that: 1.Most important- I will arrive to khao lak only late in the morning/early afternoon (leaving from khao sok in the morning). Is it possible to get to the cruise the same day or does it mean i'll have to wait for the next day? Even if it means missing some divings I preffer not waiting almost a day at khao lak... 2. Does taking a cruise improves the experience of the islands compared to day trips? and is it recommended even if we stay only 1 night on the cruise? 3. What is the usual price for this (1 night with full acommodation and some divings)? 4. Is it important to book ahead or possible at khao lak? 5. And finally is it possible to leave from khao lak and return to phuket (which is our next destination)? Even if you only have answers to one of the questions I will appreciate it a lot! Thanks!
28 March 2017|
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Response from ele201269 | Reviewed this property |
Я ездила на 1 день. цена поездки 2200Бат. выезд с пляжа Карон был в 6 утра. 2 часа добирались до пристани и 1,5 часа на катере до островов. При 2-х дневной поездке туристы ночуют в палатках. Палатки очень тоненькие и стоят... More
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