Plan your trip


Our PADI 5 Star Dive Center is located in the center of Khao Lak, Phang-Nga province, 70 km north of Phuket International airport.
( Google maps )

Ways of getting to Khao lak.

By local bus which is not advisable.
We provide a free taxi pick up from your hotel in the Khao Lak area to our dive center, and also free taxi pick up from Phuket international airport to our dive center.

Accomodation near our dive center in Khao Lak


On arrival at our dive center between 7:30 - 8:30 am we will fit your equipment and do the necessary check in paperwork.
At 9:00 am we will depart from our dive center to Ranong in an air conditioned minivan, arriving in Ranong around 12:30

We will board the Dolphin Queen at the Ranong Pier near the Andaman Club hotel.
During the crossing to Kaw Thuang (Myanmar) lunch is served.




For guests who wished to be picked up in Ranong.

Ways of getting to Ranong.

We can pick you up from any local hotel in Ranong when pre arranged with Similan Diving Safaris.

Local bus from Bangkok Southern bus station and we will pick you up from Ranong bus station.
Flying from Bangkok (domestic) to Ranong and we will pick you up from Ranong airport.
Nok Air
6:05 am - 7:30 am Nok Air 7312
10:40 am - 12:05 pm Nok Air 7314

If you are planning to stay in Ranong before or after the liveaboard, here is a link for hotels in Ranong

All pick ups in Ranong are between 12:00 and 12:30 pm.


Burma Diving Safaris highly recommends that you get a dive insurance (e.g. DiveAssure, DAN or DAN Asia ), since most travel insurances will not cover the costs of the Decompression chamber and other diving related accidents.




Schedule and Bookings liveaboard



outside dive center