Phuket Snorkeling day trip Tours to Racha Yai Island
Racha Yai is one of the major island in Andaman Sea visited by Tourist just south from Phuket, and is one of the most beautiful tropical islands in Thailand with fantastic beaches and stunning coral reef, situated 23 km from the South of Phuket island. It is the ideal place to visit and suitable for those who love a solitary life with the touch of peacefulness. There are no roads and hence no traffic so walking is easy and enjoyable. The beaches are very quiet.
The Island hosts many shallow water coral reefs that make it the perfect choice for snorkelers and if you want to learn Scuba for a day we run daily Padi Discover Scuba Diving day trips all year round. While walking around the Island keep a eye on the sky's as local haws and eagles are often seen soaring over head. With an abundance of Nature to see its a great place for Photographers and wildlife lovers.
At the northern side of Bungalow Bay AKA Patok Beach you will find local Sea food on the lunchtime menu, a short walk after lunch will take you to an amazing view point right next to the green roofed Bungalows, hence the name Bungalow Bay.
Siam Bay is a must place to visit this white powder sandy beach is without doubt Paradise, the beach is gently sloping towards the clear blue waters, not many people go here so its one place you should go.
Full Day trip To Racha Yai Island by Speedboat includes: lunch, snorkeling, sightseeing, and free time to relax on the beach.
8.00AM Hotel Pick up time
9.00AM Departs by speedboat from Chalong Pier Phuket to Racha Yai Island around this can take 30 - 45 mins.
9.45AM Arrive at Racha Yai Island (Patok or Ter Bay depending on season and weather) where you can relax for 1 hour to explore the local beach, or swim in the clear blue waters, or rent a local beach chair.
11.15AM The speedboat will take you to Siam Bay where you can try snorkeling the bay offers the chance to see some great marine life on a shallow reef suitable for all ages. Please wear a life jacket at all time when in the water.
12.10 PM Time for lunch the speed boat will arrange to drop you off and you will be collected by local Trak Trak car (there are no real buses or cars on the Island) the journey will take 10mins while you travel and enjoy the natural nature of the island home to water buffalo wild Turkeys.
12.20PM arrive for Lunch will be served freshly cooked local Thai dishes and local fruits. After lunch you have free time to relax around the infinity pool looking out to sea free towels and sun chairs are available. If you want to snorkel again or lrelax on the beach the Trak Trak car will take you there.
If you have never tried scuba diving, we can also offer personal try dives to this island running every day with one of our dive instructors, take a PADI Discover Scuba Diving adventure in shallow waters its fun and you will get to see some of the local marine life. If you have any questions regarding visiting the is amazing Island just send us a short email message and a member of staff will get back to you. Price is 1,900 THB and should be pre booked.
2.45PM All guests will meet up at the reception are in the restaurant and return to the beach.
3.00PM The speed boat will leave Racha Yai and return to Chalong (with or without you)!
3.45PM You arrive at Chalong pier and transfer back to your hotel after having one of the best days out in Paradise without doubt you will remember this wonderful experience on one of Thailand's truly Tropical Islands for the rest of your life....
Things you may want to take to Racha Yai Island: sunglasses, sun cap, sun block / lotion, camera beach towel.
Racha Yai Island Snorkeling Tour Price
|Adult||Was 2,200 Now 1,500THB|
|Discover Scuba Diving||3,900THB|
We also offer private charter speedboat service with private snorkeling guide and Island Discovery tours for small or large Private groups, lunch is also included, this can often work out to be great value, and we arrange everything so you don't have to worry.....
Price for Private Snorkeling Speed Boat Charters
|Speedboat Size||Whats include on a Snorkeling private charter|
Maximum 15 persons
This service includes all Private transfers, snorkeling equipment, lunch at BanRaya Resort and Spa. free soft drinks on the Speed boat. Discover Scuba Diving activity can be pre booked and available @ 1,900THB.
Max 24 persons
This service includes all Private transfers, snorkeling equipment, lunch at BanRaya Resort and Spa. Free soft drinks while on the Speed boat. Discover Scuba Diving activity can be pre booked and available @ 1,900THB
Phuket Snorkeling Day Trip - stay safety while snorkeling in Phuket.
This speed boat trip is suitable for age 4 years up to 60 years. However this trip is not available for a child under 1 year, pregnant women, or women who may be try to become pregnant. This trip is not suitable for any person with spinal, back or neck problem. The highlights of the trip are Snorkeling, swimming and we must recommend that you wear a life jacket at all time while you are in the water, the trip also involves walking on the island and sightseeing. The tour itineraries can be change depend on the local weather condition. It’s will be decide by the tour leader and boat captain on your trip.