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RACHA YAI BY SPEEDBOAT
Racha Island One Day Trip by Speedboat
The Racha (or Raya) Islands lying about 20kms south of Phuket, the Racha Islands comprise two islands, Koh Racha Yai and Koh Racha Noi. To confuse matters they are also known as Koh Raya Yai and Koh Raya Noi (Yai means “big” in Thai and as you may have already guessed, Noi means “little”).
The islands possess crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches. They are very popular with divers and snorkelers, with challenging dive sites for advanced divers as well as plenty for beginners and snorkelers.
Racha Yai reveals itself in splendid fashion, with most arrivals landing onto a strip of fine white sand tucked deep into the long, U-shaped main bay, called Ao Tawan Tok or Ao Bungalow. The water here is clear and perfect for snorkeling. The other large bay, Ao Siam, is a pretty place where lonely strolls in solitude are possible.
Racha Noi is uninhabited and has no services or accommodation, but there's some great diving in the area.
08:30-09:30 Land transfer by minibus to Chalong Pier.
11:00 Departure to Racha Yai Island by Speedboat. Arrive at Racha Island ( Patok or Ter bay depeding on the season) Snorkeling, swimming or simply relaxing at Patok or Ter Bay.
Lunch at Sa-biang restaurant, Ban Raya Resort and Spa. After lunch you have leisure time to enjoy snorkeling with the colorful coral reefs and variety of Marine life at "Kon Kare Bay" the best snorkeling point of Racha Yai Island.
Return to Patok Bay one more hour to relax on the sparking sands of the white crescent beach to enjoy your beautiful surroundings. Take a dip in the crystal clear water, go for a stroll along the pristine white sandy beach.
Departure from Racha Yai Island to Chalong Pier.
17:00 Arrived at Chalong Pier and transfer backto your hotel.
Price Adult 2,200THB 1,400THB
Children (4-12 yrs old) 1,700THB 1,000THB
**Notice: This program is subject to change according to the weather and sea conditions.
Island trips are not recommended for pregnant women, child under one year of age and people who suffering from medical or physical disability.
Please do not take any unnecessary belonging or valuable during the trip i.e passport, jewelry, big amount of cash.**
- Round trip pick up from/to hotel (Within the area of Patong, Kata and Karon)
- Buffet Lunch, soft drinks, fresh seasonal fruits
- Mask for snorkeling and life vest
- English speak guide
- Accident Insurance