SURIN ISLAND are located approximately 130 km north of Phuket, they have been ” discovered ” in the early 70’s and represent the most beautiful , remote and wilderness place of the Andaman Sea, and maybe the best snorkeling in Thailand. Surin Islands are less famous than Similan Island but not cause less nice, if you already stayed in Similan , you’ll be surprised from Surin Islands…so natural and not crowdy
PROGRAM FOR 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS
6.00-6.30 am Pick up from your hotel in Phuket or surroundings and go to Baan Nam Kem Pier , the port of embarkation for the islands
08:30 Departure by speedboat
10:00 Arrival at the first point of snorkeling.
12:00 Lunch on the island ‘s national park and relaxing on the beach.
13:00 Transfer to Jark Bay for snorkeling and Stock Island
16:30 Return to the head quarter and accommodation for the night
19:00 The dinner will be served , leisure and relax and stars…
You will have breakfast at NPHQ.
After breakfast will be the moment of another episode in some area of Koh Surin (if you want )… five islands for snorkeling to see if you can spot a frog or a lobster. Or explore the nature trail that borders the two camping sites, we will take time also to relax in the shade of the trees.
Then visit to the original inhabitants of the island (depending on the tides) the Moken people.
Seafarers traditionally nomadic, the Moken have faced the challenges of modernization, and now are open to share their lifestyle with visitors respectful in order to protect their culture.
While in the country, if we can support the locals buying their traditional craft products.
Late afternoon arrival back in camp to cool off and relax on the beautiful beach.
Dinner at the Headquarters of the park … overnight in tents in Koh Surin.
8.00 am Wake up and breakfast , today you can choose if go to do snorkeling or to be free and maybe go to do snorkeling but by yourself around there , you ‘ll be back in the water to explore the area, leisure and relaxation for the last moments in nature, i suggest to you to stay at the beach and go to see baby sharks on the left side in the mangroves, it is very nice see them free to swim 30 meters from the beach (video)
After lunch we’ll have other two points of snorkelinf, 40 min. each , at around 3.30 pm transfer back to Namkhem Sea Star port . Arrival at Namkhem and you ‘ll have another meal at your disposal, noodle , cakes and coconut ice cream are waiting for you and after, at 5.45 you ‘ll come back to your hotel in Phuket or Khao lak or….
-Pick up hotel
-Thai English speaking guide
-Personal accident insurance
-TWO NIGHTS in tents or bungalow
-Two lunches, one dinners and two breakfasts
Surin Island will be close from May to half of October