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  • Trip introduction

    The Sail Rock fun dive trip offers certified divers the perfect opportunity to practice their diving skills whilst letting them explore new diving spots in Thailand. On this trip, you’ll be taken to Sail Rock from Koh Samui via a speedboat, where you’ll get to embark on 2 invigorating dives that last about 45 mins each. For each dive you can go as deep as 80 feet into the water where not only will you get to swim amongst schools of fish, but even explore the rich coral life attached to large granite rock wall of this island. If you’re lucky you might even spot some curious whale sharks.

    Destination

    Sail Rock is a beautiful island that lies on the north of Koh Phangan and about 50 mins from Koh Samui. It is known for its large pinnacle-like granite rock formation and it attracts a large number of fish species, making it a very attractive destination for divers from all over the world. While diving at Sail Rock, you'll spot barracudas, giant morrays, batfish, yellow fusiliers, and if you're lucky, you might even spot a whale shark. Another highlight of this dive spot is the ‘vertical chimney swim through’, where you can enter into a depth is 60 feet and ascend inside a whole rock.

    Destination highlights

    Explore different dive spots during the Sail Rock dive trip. | Witness the vast aquatic beauty of this island. | Enjoy a wall dive by the pinnacle rock. | Add to your growing list of conquering the world's best dive sites. | Strengthen your diving skills.

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Sail Rock Fun Dive Trip: 2 Fun Dives at Sail Rock

    Be ready at your hotel lobby in Koh Samui by 07:00 hrs from there you'll be picked up and taken to the dive centre. Once you fill out the paper work and collect your scuba diving equipment, you'll head out to the Sail Rock region via a speedboat. Once there, you'll embark on 2 invigorating dives that last 45 mins each and you'll get to go as deep as 80 feet. Once you're under, explore the rich marine habitat and beautify that thrives here. At the end of both your dives you'll sail back to the dive centre from where you'll be dropped back to your hotel in Koh Samui. Your fun diving trip to Sail Rock ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    Start your diving trip with a pick up from your hotel in Koh Samui by 07:00 hrs, from where you'll travel to the dive centre. From the dive centre you'll then travel to Sail Rock for your diving trip. Lunch will be served after your first dive. By 13:00 hrs return to the dive centre from where you'll be transported back to your hotel. Your trip ends here. Please do carry adequate extra cash in local currency for tips and additional snacks.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Sail Rock

    Sail Rock

    07:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch

    Veg | Non Veg
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made before 17:00 hrs on the day prior to the Sail Rock dive tour: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made after 17:00 hrs on the day prior to the Sail Rock dive tour: Full refund minus a cancellation fee of INR 5600.

    In case of no show: No refund.

    If the operator cancels the Sail Rock dive tour: 100% refund.

    The cancellation fee of INR 5600 is charged by the operator.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee charged by The Great Next. Please check with us to know what the fee will be.

    Rules on trip

    You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times during the Sail Rock dive trip.

    Please use the equipment with care during the Sail Rock dive trip.

    No damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the Sail Rock dive trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The pick-up time for the Sail Rock dive trip is at 06:30 hrs from your hotel in Koh Samui and the drop-off time is 14:00 hrs.

    The minimum age to undertake the Sail Rock dive trip is 10 years.

    For the Sail Rock dive trip there are a maximum of 5 divers per instructor.

    To undertake the Sail Rock dive trip you must be a certified diver with either a PADI Scuba Diver (SD) certification, a PADI Open Water Diver (OWD) certification or a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (AOWD) certification.

    Travellers from outside Thailand are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover tips to staff and other incidental expenses for the Sail Rock dive trip.

    All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. Accordingly, prices may be subject to a foreign currency premium/discount at the time of booking. 

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the Sail Rock dive trip.
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    • Sail Rock Diving Bangkok Thailand Divers Water Sports Destinations Travel Adventure
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Koh Samui

    • Speedboat journey to the dive sites in Sail Rock
    • Services of an experienced PADI certified dive instructor
    • Scuba diving equipment
    • 2 open water dives
    • Lunch
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Personal expenses such as tips, extra meals, etc.

    • Additional activities
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimwear
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Swimming costume/dive suit
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Heavily embellished swimwear

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • All the required scuba diving equipment
    • Safety equipment
    • Speedboats from Koh Samui to Sail Rock and back
    • Private shared vehicle for hotel transfers

    You need to get

    • Towel
    • Swimwear
    • Underwater camera
    • Dry snacks
    • Your scuba divier certification
    • Your log book
    • ID card
    • Sunscreen
    • Light weight back pack
    • Extra money in local currency for tips, snacks etc
    • Swimming cap
    • Swimming goggles

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.