Similan Explorer

Schedule & price

From 145 $/Day

Similan Explorer is a budget liveaboard which offers guests a great value for money when look for a budget diving liveaboard trip in the Similan Islands, it can host up to 20 guests per trip.


Similan Explorer is a budget liveaboard which offers guests great value for money when looking for a diving liveaboard trip in Thailand. This boat will suit guests who like to stick to a budget.

Similan Explorer does 5 Day Similan liveaboard trips, offers scuba divers great diving in the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu rock, and also the Surin Islands. With the opportunity to visit a traditional Sea Gypsy Village in the Surin Islands.

Similan Explorer offers cheap prices but good standards, the full set equipment is included. There is a TV so any videos made on the trip can be reviewed, or you can watch a movie. There is also a stereo so you can relax with some of your favourite CDs.

The Main Deck is the dining area. Here you can help yourself with coffee, tea, toast, water, electrolyte drinks, fruits which are always on the table for your convenience.

The dining area consists of 3 tables on each side of the dining area so there is plenty of room for eating and chatting with other guests. The sides of the boat are open so you can enjoy the good weather and sea breezes. There’s also canvas fold-down flaps in case of bad weather.

Similan Explorer provide guests European style breakfast: brown bread, omelettes, fried eggs, sausages, corn flakes, muesli, fruits, and fresh ground coffee or Nescafe. We keep real milk on board too. Lunch and dinner are served with traditional Thai food. We cater for vegetarians too – just tell us your needs when you booking with us.

Dive Platform is also located on the main deck, there is gearing up area for your diving equipment which has ample room to put on and store your dive gear. There are 36 Luxfer 12 litre tanks. Our tanks use INT connection and have DIN adapters.


Similan Explorer offer basic but comfortable accommodation, 8 cabins in total, can host up to 20 people. There are 3 type of cabins for different guest:

- All cabins are air conditioned and have a sea view window that opens.
- All cabins have 220v plugs, so you can charge your smartphones, battery packs or your lights.
- All cabins use shared bathrooms.

2 Double Bed Cabins
On the Upper Deck, comes with a double bed.
These are our sea view cabins. When you open the cabin door the view is the ocean and islands.

4 Twin Bunk Bed Cabins
On the Main Deck, comes with two single bed (Bunk style).
These cabins are fitted with curtains on each bunk bed for your privacy.

2 Quad Berth Cabins
On the Main Deck, comes with four single bed (Bunk style).
These cabins are fitted with curtains on each bunk bed for your privacy.


- Similan Trip: 5D/5N offers up to 18 dives (14 day dives + 4 night dives).

- No dive provided on the day of arrival, 2 dives on the departure day.

- All diving will provide experienced guide to lead the dive.

- Full set of scuba diving equipment is included in the package: Regulator/BCD/Mask/Snorkel/Fins/Wetsuit.

- For dives who comes with his own full set equipment, will get a 1000 Baht (30 USD) discount, No discount is given for less than a full set of scuba gear.

Other Informations

- Nitrox:Available with additional cost
- 15L Tanks:Available with additional cost
- REBREATHER Dive:Not available at the moment
- Dive Equipment Rental:Available, free of charge (no computer)
- Dive insurance:Divers travelling aboard must have valid dive insurance
- Wi-Fi Internet :Not available at the moment
- Laundry Service:Not available at the moment
- Massage Service:Available with additional cost
- Payment on board:By cash (THB) ONLY
- Crew Number:Unknown, include 4 - 5 dive guides




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