Scuba diving in Racha Yai

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Access
From Boat
Diver level
Advanced
Depth
Average: 5 m
Maximum: 30 m
Visibility
Average: 7 m
Maximum: 30 m

Racha Yai is untouched tropical island known for good diving opportunities for all levels of experience. Divers here can explore different hard and soft corals and lots of tropical fish.

When to go

Diving here is the best between November and March when there no rains and the Andaman Sea is calm. The average air temperature: 25C/77F to 33C/91F. The water temperature: 27C/81F to 30C/85F.

What to see

Reefs, corals and a great variety of marine species, including different tropical fish, garden eels, blue spotted rays, and leopard sharks.


Reachable from

Phuket

Liveaboard Special Offers

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    3 Days Diving Package

    Choose your favorite dive spots in three diving days and already safe money. 3 day diving with 6 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Free Pick up from all hotels in Kata, Karon and Patong. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Colona Liveaboards

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Similan Queen Diving Center (Thailand) Co, Ltd.

    2 Dives + 6 Nights Accomodations (for 2 People!)

    THIS PACKAGE IS FOR 2 PEOPLE. Diving + accommodations in 60 “Deluxe” room Boutique Hotel built in 2011, with elevator to all floors, “Ric’s Bar & Grill” Restaurant and Bar, with reasonably priced, GOOD QUALITY food, Dive shop (for all your diving, snorkeling and beach walking needs), 24 hour reception, Very friendly-Helpful staff, room service to 10.30pm, Rooftop pool with Jacuzzi, Sauna, “DRY” Steam room, gym and (pool-bar, coming soon). Each room has Individually controlled Air Conditioning, Minibar, TV, Tea & Coffee making, Shower over Bath, Queen sized bed, Safe and Balcony, rooms cleaned daily, WiFi in all areas of the Hotel, HIGH SPEED also available.
  • Phuket Freedom Divers

    First-time Diving Experience at Racha Yai

    Intro Dive on Racha Yai Island
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - JW Marriott Mai Khao

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Outrigger Laguna

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Nai Harn

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Infinity Ocean Diving

    Full Day Privat Boat Trip (2 Dives)

    2 guided dives from boat. This product is for certified divers only. You can dive in four different combinations: 1-Racha Yai Island, 2-Racha Noi Island, 3-Racha Yai Island and Racha Noi Island, or 4-Phi Phi Islands. The price depends of the boat type (Yacht, sailboat, catamaran or speed boat), destination and number of people. This product is available Upon Request. Please contact the dive center via 'Ask a Question'
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    5 Days Diving Package

    Five day diving adventure to Phuket’s best dive sites with even more extras in the box. 5 day diving with 10 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Colona Liveaboards

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Similan Queen Diving Center (Thailand) Co, Ltd.

    4 Dives + 10 Nights Accomodations (for 2 People!)

    THIS PACKAGE IS FOR 2 PEOPLE. Diving + accommodations in 60 “Deluxe” room Boutique Hotel built in 2011, with elevator to all floors, “Ric’s Bar & Grill” Restaurant and Bar, with reasonably priced, GOOD QUALITY food, Dive shop (for all your diving, snorkeling and beach walking needs), 24 hour reception, Very friendly-Helpful staff, room service to 10.30pm, Rooftop pool with Jacuzzi, Sauna, “DRY” Steam room, gym and (pool-bar, coming soon). Each room has Individually controlled Air Conditioning, Minibar, TV, Tea & Coffee making, Shower over Bath, Queen sized bed, Safe and Balcony, rooms cleaned daily, WiFi in all areas of the Hotel, HIGH SPEED also available.
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - JW Marriott Mai Khao

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Outrigger Laguna

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Nai Harn

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Aussie Divers Phuket

    Boat Diving Combo (3 Dives)

    Pick Up Time: 7:30 am (Patong), Return Time: 5:30pm (Patong)
  • Phuket Infinity Ocean Diving

    Full Day Boat Trip (3 Dives)

    3 guided dives from boat. This product is for certified divers only. You can dive in four different combinations: 1-Racha Yai Island and Racha Noi Island; 2-Koh Doc Mai or Anemone Reef or Shark Point; 3-King Cruiser or Shark Point or Koh Doc Mai; 4-Phi Phi Islands.
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    8 Days Diving Package

    Get all of the great dive sites in your extended package with great extras and discount! 8 day diving with 16 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Colona Liveaboards

    7 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Similan Queen Diving Center (Thailand) Co, Ltd.

    6 Dives + 14 Nights Accomodations (for 2 People!)

    THIS PACKAGE IS FOR 2 PEOPLE. Diving + accommodations in 60 “Deluxe” room Boutique Hotel built in 2011, with elevator to all floors, “Ric’s Bar & Grill” Restaurant and Bar, with reasonably priced, GOOD QUALITY food, Dive shop (for all your diving, snorkeling and beach walking needs), 24 hour reception, Very friendly-Helpful staff, room service to 10.30pm, Rooftop pool with Jacuzzi, Sauna, “DRY” Steam room, gym and (pool-bar, coming soon). Each room has Individually controlled Air Conditioning, Minibar, TV, Tea & Coffee making, Shower over Bath, Queen sized bed, Safe and Balcony, rooms cleaned daily, WiFi in all areas of the Hotel, HIGH SPEED also available.
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    8 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - JW Marriott Mai Khao

    8 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Outrigger Laguna

    8 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Nai Harn

    8 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    3 Days Diving Package

    Choose your favorite dive spots in three diving days and already safe money. 3 day diving with 6 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Free Pick up from all hotels in Kata, Karon and Patong. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    5 Days Diving Package

    Five day diving adventure to Phuket’s best dive sites with even more extras in the box. 5 day diving with 10 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Chalong Pier

    8 Days Diving Package

    Get all of the great dive sites in your extended package with great extras and discount! 8 day diving with 16 dives on Phuket’s finest daytrip boat Excalibur II. Dive sites may vary depending on weather conditions
  • Phuket Sea Bees Diving Phuket - Amari Coral Beach Resort

    8 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only

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