Racha Yai Island / Thailand

Racha Yai
Racha Yai is a large tropical island that was practically untouched by the civilization. At its eastern part there is a beautiful reef where one can see a variety of sea dwellers. Reefs are also rich in corals and microorganisms.
Racha Yai manages to combine huge dive sites with beautiful snow-white beaches that are perfect for swimming and taking sun bathes. During the dive guides can show the sunken vessel Marla’s Mystery that will be very interesting to explore.

Location: Andaman Sea, near Phuket city

What to see: corals, octopuses, reef sharks, barracudas, morays, lionfish and others.

Depth: 5-30m/16-98ft

Currents: 1-2knots

Visibility: 7-30m/23-98ft

Season for diving: The best conditions are from November to March. The average water temperature is 27-30C/81-85F


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