Phuket Snorkeling Destinations Information

Coral Island - Khai Nok Island - Phi Phi Islands - Racha Islands

The islands surrounding Phuket have top-class snorkelling because of their spectacular underwater life. Coral Island is only a short hop away while Racha Yai Island is further but still worth the effort to get there.

Have a chat with your captain and find out where the gorgeous marine nooks and crannies are in this region. You won't be disappointed.

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Coral Island

If you don't want to travel far by boat, Coral Island is the perfect choice. As the name suggests, there are several sheltered reefs close to the beach and teeming with fish.

Expect to see angelfish, moorish idol and sergeant major fish, which come straight to the boat and will escort you whilst snorkeling on the Read More...

Khai Nok Island

A beautiful island surrounded by a white sandy beach and a large shallow reef. The reef here is probably the most diverse in the area. Corals and fish can be seen just a few metres from the beach stretching out a further 100 metres to a depth of no more than three metres. It's very suitable Read More...

Phi Phi Islands

Phi Phi Islands - One hour from Phuket Island, Phi Phi offers stunning scenery with white sandy beaches surrounded by majestic limestone cliffs.

There are several snorkeling spots around these islands which have a huge variety of colourful marine life.

If you want to see it all without being rushed, we recommend a full day. Read More...

Racha Yai Island

Racha Yai Island, with its crystal-clear waters, offers great snorkeling and powdery white beaches.

There are several reefs around the island where you can see colourful reef fish, and sometimes octopus (although they are difficult to spot amongst coral). Large puffer fish can also be found around these reefs along with trumpet fish and butterfly fish. Read More...

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