Chumphon Pinnacle & Sail Rock
A journey for pleasure in which Chumphon Pinnacle and Sail Rock are visited. An excursion on our comfortable catamaran yacht.
Chumphon Pinnacle is the most famous dive site around Koh Tao and 40 miles, two hours boat drive away from Koh Samui. The dive site starts 14 meters under the surface and comprises of one huge pinnacle and a series of smaller pinnacles running in north south axis by a maximum depth to 40 meters. The entire top of the pinnacle is carpeted in Magnificent Anemones, where Pink Anemone fish, crabs, shrimps and Scorpion fish can be seen. In the south is a smaller pinnacle known as Barracuda rock and as this name say, you can find often huge schools of barracuda here, as same as resting Giant Groupers.
Whale Shark Season
On the morning of your scuba diving tour, an air-conditioned mini bus will pick you up at the reception area of your Koh Samui hotel for transportation to the boat pier. From Koh Samui it takes us approximately 2 hours to get to Chumphon Pinnacle. Relax on board of our spacious catamaran, custom-made to provide you with superior comfort and safety. Our boat offers spacious indoor and outdoor seating and two toilets for your convenience. Throughout the day there will be snacks, a delicious Thai style lunch, and beverages available.
During the journey, you will meet your scuba diving instructor, who will brief you on the days’ activities. He will set up your scuba diving equipment giving you time to relax and enjoy the stunning scenery. Before arriving at the dive site, a ‘dive briefing’ will be given. With small groups of certified divers per dedicated instructor, you are unlikely to find a diving experience like this anywhere else!
On the dive sites, there are large schools of yellowtail and chevron barracudas, batfish, queen fish, mackerels, jacks, trevallies, one spotted snapper and fusiliers, these dive sites are what diving is all about. An underwater photographers dream, being able to explore and discover new and wonderful marine life with visibilities sometimes reaching up to 30m. Large marbled groupers can also be found swimming around the dive sites or blending into the soft and hard corals. Giant barracudas can be spotted hanging about on the out skirts of the dive sites. At Sail Rock, you can explore and swim through the natural underwater vertical chimney and maybe discover Sail Rock’s secret pinnacle too. If you’re lucky enough the majestic and graceful whale shark can be seen at these dive sites.
The dive times on each dive are 45 minutes plus safety stop with maximum depths depending on your certification level. Open water divers to 18m, Advanced Open water divers to 30m.
5,200 THB with rental equipment
4,800 THB with own equipment
Your tour will start with our free pickup service on your hotel or resort reception. Please find your correct time in the map, or contact us.
Departure from Koh Samui
Arrival Chumphon Pinnacle for 1st dive
Coffee break on our catamaran
Arrival Sail Rock for the 2nd dive
Lunch on our catamaran
Arrivival Koh Samui
Price for day tours with 2 dives. Prices with * show the price for the dive tours by complete own equipment.
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