Scuba Diving at Karon Beach
Phuket Dive tours offer scuba diving at Karon beach as a shore dive between November to April.
We have both morning & afternoon, as well as night dives
Karon beach diving is ideal for those who want to avoid the crowds, and have 2 or 3 hours to spare enough time to complete 1 or 2 dives off our local house reefs
Divers have the option of doing a walk-in beach shore dive or taking out our longtail boat for personal private dives to Karon Rock just minutes off our Karon beach.
Scuba Diving at Karon beach South reef is ideal for those who scuba dive and want a quick refresher, or fun dive, we also use the southern reef at Karon for our open water course, training dives as well as our Night dives and Advanced course..
Maine life is plentiful with the chances of seeing turtles, Pharaoh cuttlefish, Clark’s anemone fish small barracuda, different species of moray eels, robust ghost pipefish, and emperor angelfish. hump-head parrot fish, Blue dragon Nudibranch, stingrays, Durban dancer shrimps
Night diving at Karon beach house Reef
lionfish, batfish Hawksbill Turtles turtles puffer fish, bent stick pipefish
Our Longtail boat also takes divers to the Karon Rock dive site just outside of the bay.
Karon has another great dive site at Meridien Beach, the house reef follows the rocks out of the bay and is another one of Phuket’s best local beach reefs that follows the rocks out of the bay, its full of unusual marine critters including harlequin shrimps, ghost pipefish, scorpionfish, turtles and moray eels.
Karon Beach diving is anther of Phuket’s most popular beach dive, this half-day session is a convenient way to try scuba diving as a half-day diving activity. Half-day fun dives, refreshers & night dives available for certified divers.
Karon Beach scuba diving is best from late October till June depending on conditions and allows direct access to the local reefs for great shore diving that can be done in just an hour.
Karon Beach scuba diving can be available between June and October is all dependent on favorable conditions.
Karon Beach Morning & Afternoon Diving 2 -3 HOURS
As our dive shop is located 150m from the north end of Karon beach its very easy for anyone wanting to learn to scuba dive in Phuket, We have flexible half-day beach dive in the morning or afternoon and this is a great way to beginners to get a short introduction to scuba diving at a local reef with your own private PADI or SSI instructor.
Certified divers pay 1000 for 1 beach dive. (Price includes equipment)
Karon Beach diving offers all beginners or certified divers more flexible dive times to accommodate other holiday activities, saving up to 6 hrs off local day trip diving boat tours. When you dive local diving sites you also see fewer divers around you, and it’s your diving adventure so we want to make it as enjoyable as possible for you.
Karon Beach offers some amazing marine life so if you have family on holiday with you and want to maximize your holiday time with them, then Discover Local Beach Diving can get you in the water diving and back to the hotel in 2/3 hours. We arrange this to personally suit you.
Why is Karon beach diving so popular?
Karon Beach diving is a shallow water dive on the local reef this offers a large variety of diverse marine life making it possible to witness many rare and diverse marine creatures in one single dive. It’s common to see turtles, anglerfish, ghost pipefish, shrimp fish, hump head parrotfish, lionfish, and sweet lips and small barracudas, stingrays, cuttlefish, and squid can also be observed.
Intro Try Dive
At Karon beach our Scuba diving experience is possibly Phuket’s most popular introduction to learning to scuba dive in Phuket, in the shallow water, it’s a convenient way to try scuba diving as a half day diving activity.
We can offer you 1 beach dive at Karon beach for a Discover Scuba Diving Experience or Basic Diver Course as long as the weather is suitable. If you are short on holiday time, and don’t want to spend hours on a day boat and want to try scuba diving then this is for you.
Diving for Certified Licensed Divers
We have many flexible options for Karon beach scuba diving for all certified divers that allows you to dive when you want to dive
- Morning Dives
- Afternoon dives
- Night Dives
- Adventure dives
- Refresher dives
Dive times are flexible 8 am to 10 am or 1 pm to 4 pm – Night dives after 6 pm
Night Diving at Karon Beach Reefs
We can offer all licensed certified divers the chance of night dives most nights of the week – Night diving starts from our shop at Karon Beach at 6 pm after gearing up we head to the beach for around 6:45 for the beach sunset dive than we head out to explore the reefs nocturnal beauty….
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