Racha Yai Island Tour - Snorkeling & Amazing Beaches
Crytal Clear Blue Water - Coral Reefs - Powder White Sand Beaches - Optional SNUBA
#1 Phuket Snorkeling Destination
Racha Yai Snorkeling Tour - 2,900 Thai baht
1,900 baht Children (ages 5-11) - Snorkeling Tour
Racha Yai (Raya Island) - Phuket Snorkeling Tour
Snorkel & Enjoy Phuket's Most Beautiful Island - Racha Yai!!!
Racha Yai, also known as Raya Island, is located 23 kilometers south of Phuket, is the best year round Phuket snorkeling destination!
Racha Yai is much less crowded and quieter than the mass market Phuket snorkeling tour destinations due to the added distance and its unfamiliar name.
Racha Yai Island's coral reefs, beaches, and scenery are all in pristine condition.
Racha Yai is the #1 Year-Round Phuket Snorkeling Destination -
Racha Yai's best reefs are protected from the waves almost all year
Marine Life - Racha Yai has an amazing amount of sea life - It is a Snorkelers Dream!
We travel parallel to the waves meaning a smoother ride than to Phi Phi
The boat travel to Racha Yai is approx. 35 minutes - Phi Phi is approx 1.5 hours each way
Imagine what Phuket or Phi Phi was like over 25 years ago - This is Racha Yai Island. No paved roads, 7-11's, Tailors, or tuk-tuks. Just amazing tropical coral reefs, relaxing uncrowded beaches, wonderful snorkeling, two amazing resorts, and a few fantastic island restaurants.
Racha Yai (Raya Island) is famous for its snorkeling in crystal clear turquoise waters, colorful coral reefs teeming with marine life, and pristine powdery white sand beaches.
Go Beyond Snorkeling® and join one of our optional Racha Yai SNUBA Underwater Tours and spend an amazing day both above and underwater at Racha Yai Island. The perfect way for snorkelers and people new to the underwater world to experience an amazing day. Our professional guides specialize in introducing people to Snorkeling & SNUBA Diving - they are patient, understanding, and are there to help make your first experience, or even your 100th experience in the water, one you will enjoy and remember forever! Click Here - For more information on SNUBA® (optional SNUBA is based on availability and must be pre-booked in advance)
Lunch is at a restaurant over looking the sea! A fantastic Thai style lunch to enjoy while viewing the amazing scenery!
Transfer to Racha Yai Island is aboard SeaQuest 2, a large modern 3-engine speedboat (30 max) or SeaQuest 1, a 2-engine speedboat (20 max) - the Racha Yai Tour is available on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
Book your Racha Yai Tour online and enjoy the highlight of your holiday - Snorkeling or an optional SNUBA® dive over some of Phuket's best coral reefs, a Thai Lunch in a restaurant overlooking the water, free time to relax and explore the beaches of Racha Yai including The Most Beautiful Beaches in Thailand - Siam Beach and Bungalow Bay Beach (Batok Bay). Racha Yai is what people imagine when they think of Phuket! Join us on your holiday and experience the Highlight of your Holiday in Phuket - Racha Yai Island.
Racha Yai Tour aboard SeaQuest - Phuket Snorkeling
8.00-0830am - Pick up from Hotel / Resort by air-conditioned van (Patong, Kata, and Karon - outside areas subject to additional charge)
9.00am - Depart via m/v SeaQuest speedboat (30 max on a large 3-engine speedboat - 20 max on the 2-engine speedboat) to Racha Yai Island - 22 Kilometers South of Phuket.
9.30am - Snorkeling at one or two of Racha Yai Island's spectacular coral reefs, swimming, and relaxing in the clear waters of the Andaman Sea.
10.30am - Relax on one of Racha Yai's beautiful powder white sand beaches, swimming and exploring the Tropical Island.
12.00pm - Delicious Thai lunch overlooking the crystal clear waters of the Andaman Sea from a spectacular seaside restaurant.
1:00pm - Explore Racha Yai Island on the way to the Most Beautiful Beach - Siam Beach or Bungalow Beach. Spend some time strolling on the white sand beach, taking photos, and swimming in the sea or relax at the resort and enjoy the beautiful island surroundings.
2.00pm - Snorkeling, Swimming, Relaxing and Exploring another island on the way back to Phuket.
3.30pm - Return to Hotel / Resort by air-conditioned transport arrival at approx. 4.00-4.30pm
Note: This program is subject to change according to weather and tide conditions, but an enjoyable day is assured.
Racha Yai Tour Price aboard SeaQuest:
2,900 baht - Adults
1,900 baht - Children (*5-11 years old)
Racha Yai Tour Includes: Snorkeling Equipment, Professional Certifed Guide,Thai set Lunch at a restaurant overlooking the sea, Fresh Tropical Fruits, soft drinks, life jackets, Insurance, and Land Transfers (areas outside Patong, Kata & Karon additional charges apply - Click Here for Transfer Zones).
* Children under 5 are not covered under Thailand's required Tour Accident Insurance - if you are told children under 5 are free, this is why - if there is an accident they can claim they did not know they were on board. In any case, please ensure you have sufficient Travelers Insurance while you are on holiday in Thailand. (Children 5-11 are covered at 50% of adult rates)
***Speedboat size (2-engine / 3-engine) depends on the size of the group