MV Oktavia Prices

PRICES 2010-2011
CRUISE OPTION
2 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS
3 DAYS/ 2 NIGHTS
4 DAYS/ 4 NIGHTS
5 DAYS/ 5 NIGHTS
Scuba Divers Cruise
12 000
18 400
21 500
25 400
Speedboat transfer
1 000
1 000
National park fees
800
1 400
1 200
1 800
Total price
13 800
20 800
22 700
27 200
Price per day
6 900
6 933
5 675
5 440
Number of dives
7
10
15
19
Price per dive
1 971
2 080
1 513
1 432
Scuba equipment rental
500/day
500/day
500/day
500/day
Snorkeler (non-diver) Cruise
8 000
14 600
16 000
20 300
Speedboat transfer
1 000
1 000
National park fees
400
800
400
800
Total price
9 400
16 400
16 400
21 100
Price per day
4 700
5 467
4 100
4 220
Snorkeling equip. rental
Children 3-12 (separate bed) Cruise
25% off
25% off
25% off
25% off
Speedboat transfer
1 000
1 000
National park fees
800/400
1400/800
1200/400
2
(diver/snorkeler)
Scuba equipment rental
500/day
500/day
500/day
500/day
Snorkeling equip. rental
Children – 2 (sharing bed with parent) Cruise
Speedboat transfer
1 000
1 000
National park fees
PADI & SSI Dive Education Available Onboard
MV Oktavia offers the full range of PADI Courses on board of the liveaboard cruises. Prices listed below are for courses carried out in connection with your cruise on board the M/V OKTAVIA. All course prices except divemaster training include teaching materials, equipment and certification.
Discover Scuba Diving THB 2100
Refresher (1 dive) THB 1000
Open Water Course THB 8500
Open Water Course Referral (4 OW dives only) THB 5000
Adventure Dive THB 1000
Advanced Open Water Course THB 7000
Emergency First Response THB 4550
Rescue Diver Course THB 8500
Divemaster Internship THB 45 000
Specialty Course THB 6000
Enriched Air Diver Course THB 7000
ADDITIONAL SERVICES
Private Dive Guide THB 2000/day
8 lt or 15 lt Dive Tank THB 400/day
Eanx 32% per Dive Tank THB 200/Tank
Single use of Cabin Add 33%
Scuba Diving Insurance THB 250/day, 1000/week
Transfer Phuket – Khao Lak THB 500/person one way

MV PP Harmony Prices

The Liveabord Prices for the M/V P.P. Harmony include the following:

  • Return transfer between Phuket or Khao Lak and the boat
  • Accommodation aboard, all meals, drinking water, juices, yogurts, coffee, tea and chocolate, fruits.
  • 12L tanks, weights, weight belts, Divemasters Services.

Not Included in the Prices given below are:

  • Similan and Surin National Park fees: Per Person THB 400 Entry fee + THB 200 per day of stay as scuba diving fee
  • Diving Equipment

Scuba Diving Equipment Rental Prices:

  • BCD  THB 250 / day
  • Regulator THB 250 / day
  • FinsTHB 100 / day
  • Mask  THB 100 / day
  • Wetsuit  THB 150 / day
  • Full set package price (not including dive computer): THB 600 / day
  • Dive Computer  THB 300 / day
  • 15L Tank   THB 300 / day
  • Torch   THB 300 / trip
  • NITROX tanks   THB 200 / per fill (150 Baht after a completed Nitrox Course on the MV P.P. Harmony)

 

Special Offer for PADI Diving Courses!

Advanced Open Water Diving Course: THB 5,000 – Including book and proper PADI diving certification!
Nitrox (Enriched Air Diver) Course: THB 5,000 – Including book and proper PADI diving certification!
NB. Taking a Nitrox course on board the PP Harmony entitles the student to two Nitrox tanks for free, and the following ones for a discounted price of only THB 150 / per tank.

Liveaboard Price List

LIVEABOARD DATES DAYS DIVES DESTINATION PRICE
January 2011
HM16 10 Jan – 14 Jan 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM17 15 Jan – 19 Jan 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM18 20 Jan – 24 Jan 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM19 25 Jan – 29 Jan 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
February 2011
HM20 31 Jan – 03 Feb 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM21 04 Feb – 08 Feb 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM22 09 Feb – 12 Feb 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM23 12 Feb – 15 Feb 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM24 15 Feb – 19 Feb 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM25 19 Feb – 23 Feb 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM26 24 Feb – 28 Feb 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
March 2011
HM27 28 Feb – 04 Mar 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM28 05 Mar – 09 Mar 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM29 09 Mar – 12 Mar 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM30 13 Mar – 16 Mar 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM31 16 Mar – 19 Mar 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM32 19 Mar – 22 Mar 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM33 22 Mar – 26 Mar 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM34 26 Mar – 30 Mar 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
April 2011
HM35 31 Mar – 04 Apr 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM36 05 Apr – 09 Apr 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM37 12 Apr – 14 Apr 2D/2N 7 Similan Islands 14,000 THB
HM38 15 Apr – 19 Apr 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM39 20 Apr – 24 Apr 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
HM40 25 Apr – 29 Apr 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB
May 2011
HM41 30 Apr – 03 May 3D/3N 10 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 18,000 THB
HM42 03 May – 06 May 4D/4N 14 Richelieu Rock , Similan Islands, Ko Tachai, Koh Bon 22,000 THB

 

Liveaboard Full Charters

To fully charter the P.P. Harmony the following  rates apply for a liveaboard which is lasting a minimum of 4 days / 4 nights :

Up to 12 passengers : THB 55,000 / day
14 passengers : THB 60,000 / day
16 passengers : THB 64,000 / day
18 passengers : THB 68,000 / day

Not included in these rates are:

  • The National Park fees for Similan and Surin Islands.
  • Per person, currently THB 400 Entry fee + THB 200 / day, as diving fee
  • For a total of THB 1,600 (4D/4N trip).

Includedin these rates are:

  • Return transfer between Phuket or Khao Lak and the boat;
  • Accommodation aboard, towels, all meals, drinking water, juices, yogurts, coffee, tea and chocolate, fruits;
  • 12L tanks, weights, weight belts and Divemasters services.

To customize your charter please contact us by email and together we will go through your needs and arrange the perfect liveaboard charter with the perfect schedule and the perfect itinerary for you.
You can choose your own destinations such as Hin Daeng/Hin Muang, Phi Phi Islands area, Phuket area, Similan Islands and Surin Islands National Park.

 

 

SY Ruby

SY Ruby Yacht Charter Sailing ThailandSY Ruby is a luxurious, fast charter catamaran with spacious areas both inside and outside the yacht. She boasts a large salon, seating 10 guests, sufficiently air-conditioned and two slick varnished tables where you can sit and enjoy your culinary adventures into the best Thai delights you can find in the country, with class. The salon leads to a u-shaped galley just opposite. From this area you reach the spacious double cabins within the hull of each side of the vessel.

Ruby’s three cabins with ensuite bathroom and shower are sure to provide you with all the comfort you need, with wide storage spaces for your personal items and maximum ventilation with fans and air-conditioning, including opening hatches letting in the fresh sea air and allowing comfortable sightings of the stunning environment around the waters and the sound of the sea first thing in the morning. She also has a double cabin with access to a communal bathroom and shower. Ruby was built with a view to offering you a sense of luxury during your liveaboard sailing.

Above deck and all around the cockpit area Ruby is complete with Sunbrella seat cushions and a large awning covering the entire area, providing much needed shelter from the sun, when your tanning mission is complete. Just then, simply walk to the cockpit fridge where you will find a variety of cooling drinks to quench your thirst and reclimatise; should you need to, you also have easy access to a washroom from this area. A stylish teak table further furnishes the cockpit and can be converted into a comfortable queen size bed, should you wish to lounge under the stars later in the evening.

Ruby‘s decks are spacious enough to provide comfort to all the vessel’s guests. She has a large flexible awning offering further shade when you have sat on the coach roof under the sun for too long. Welcoming large Ferrari nettings are also there for you to relax from your scuba diving adventures.

Complete with state of the art entertainment systems, SY Ruby has all the amenities necessary for fantastic live aboard dive trips and is crewed by warm and friendly staff, eager to please you and guide you around and down into the most spectacular dive sites in the world, meanwhile showing you the most stunning beaches in the islands surrounding them. SY Ruby is the perfect yacht for your luxurious liveaboard scuba diving adventures.

SY Ruby is built in such a way as to make diving as comfortable as diving can be and she does a good job accomplishing this. Stable, with lots of room for storing your diving gear, and the easiest access to and from the water with sea level steps, she boasts the best diving platform you can find in these waters. Furthermore, she has a silent built-in compressor, able to fill a bottle in just under 8 minutes.

 

Itinerary

SY Ruby sails in Thailand, the Andaman Islands, Malaysia and Myanmar (Burma).

 

 

SY Nakamal

SY Nakamal Thailand Charter YachtSailing Yacht Nakamal is a catamaran crewed charter, operating liveaboard cruises in Thailand, from Phuket. Nakamal is a fast yacht, most comfortable, well designed and equipped for tropical climates.

Accommodating up to 6 guests within 3 cabins, Nakamal and her experienced crew, will sail you to all your live aboard dream dive sites in the Phuket waters and surrounding islands, including the Similan Islands and the Surin Islands. She has wide decks where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of the Andaman sea, providing you with easy access to the water for your swimming and snorkeling expeditions. When you’ve had a good filling of the sun you can find shelter in the protected cockpit with a refreshing ice drink in your hands.

Below deck, the interior of Nakamal is as beautiful as the exterior. Light and breezy she is built with wooden trimmings and lots of white colours around. The 3 double cabins all come with fans and hatches that open to the world outside, so you can catch views of the sea and sky when you open your eyes in the morning. Nakamal was fully refitted in December 2005 with a view to providing an even more comfortable and pleasant cruise for its passengers. Up to 8 passengers can lounge in the salon, dine and relax into the night. It is also possible to convert the settee to 2 single berths. Just a few steps away from the salon, within the starboard hull, you will find our well equipped gallery. The salon further connects to the cockpit.

During your liveaboard trip, the captain and his crew will take good care of you, cooking delightful food to quench your appetite after your scuba diving adventures and making sure that you are comfortable, answering all your questions and giving you valuable information about the wonders that await you in the Andaman sea as you cruise along the islands. Liveaboard diving with Nakamal and its crew will be an experience you will always remember and will leave you feeling satisfied and refreshed, with a sense of warmth in your heart.

Discover the wonders of the underwater world sailing on our fully equipped live aboard yacht charter SY Nakamal.

Itinerary

SY Nakamal sails to the Similan Islands, the Surin Islands and the Islands around Phuket. Further south she visits the Butang group of islands. She also visits Myanmar and the Andaman and Nicobar islands belonging to India.

 

MV Scuba Adventure Prices

PRICES 2009-2010

SIMILANS, KOH BON, KOH TACHAI & RICHELIEU ROCK CRUISE
November to May

DAYS / NIGHTS
DIVES
PRICE
4 / 4
14
28,700 Thai Baht
5 / 5
18
37,700 Thai Baht

HIN DAENG & HIN MUANG CRUISE
December to May

3 / 3
10
18,000 Thai Baht
KOH PHI PHI & KOH HA CRUISE
July to September
3 / 2
11
17,000 Thai Baht
RACHA NOI & RACHA YAI CRUISE
July to September
2 / 1
7
11,000 Thai Baht

 

Prices Include Prices Do Not Include
Transfers to and from your accommodation Alcohol & Soft drinks
Towels Marine National Park Fees
Freshly cooked buffet meals Diving courses
Snacks, fruits, drinking water, coffee, tea Rental equipment
Tanks, Torches, weights & weight belts  
Divemaster supervision  
2 FREE NITROX Dives per day  
   

Equipment Rental

Full set of equipment per day

750 Thai Baht

 

 

MV Discovery

Liveaboard Thailand MV Discovery MV Discovery is an original Thai Motor Vessel, built in 1996 and refitted in 2004 with all the necessary facilities and comfort features to make it a pleasurable dive boat. She can comfortably accommodate up to 16 guests. MV Discovery sails out to the Andaman Sea´s richest dive sites, where you can live out your liveaboard diving dreams to your heart’s content. She also visits the Similan Islands, the outer Similan dive sites such as Richelieu Rock, the Southern Islands, Burma banks and Myanmar´s Mergui Archipelago.

MV Discovery has 8 twin bed cabins. Each cabin comes with air condition, reading lights, pillows, bed sheets, blankets and towels.

The crew on board includes experienced Dive Masters and Instructors who are eager to guide you through the best dive sites showing you all the wonders of the underwater world, both big and small, from nudibranches to whale sharks. A well organised briefing

will inform you of each dive’s details and divers are usually organised into teams of 4 for safe underwater exploration, guided by people who know the sites well. Towards your safety, weather conditions and strength of currents are always taken into account. MV Discovery is run by diving enthusiasts, who are committed to giving you the best liveaboard diving experience you can possibly find in Thailand. Toward this end, there are no time restrictions of 45 minutes per dive on this vessel; dive times start with a lower limit of 60 minutes. In addition to the standard 12lit tanks, for those enthusiastic about staying underwater longer, there are also 15lt tanks on board.

Dive to your heart’s content in the most stunning and rich dive sites of the globe when booking for the best liveaboard offers with Island Cruises in Thailand.

 

Itinerary

Island Cruises offers scuba diving liveaboard adventures with MV Discovery in Thailand, Burma Banks and the Mergui Archipelago.

3 DAY & 4 NIGHT CRUISE
MV Discovery sails to the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock.

3 DAY & 3 NIGHT CRUISE
The Southern Islands of Hin Daeng, Hin Muang and Koh Ha.

4 DAY & 5 NIGHT CRUISE
Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock

7 DAY & 7 NIGHT CRUISE
This cruise combines the “3/3” & “4/5” day/night cruises above and may, depending on your choice, include Sea Canoing in the time between the 2 cruises. That is, in the time when the boat returns to Patong Bay to pick up more guests, once the 3/3 cruise is finished.

7 DAY & 8 NIGHT CRUISE
This is a liveaboard diving trip to all the destinations above, including Burma Banks and the Mergui Archipelago (as well as Black Rock).

 

 

MV Oktavia

The MV Oktavia was originally built in 2003. The liveaboard vessel was then fully renovated in 2007 to provide even more comfort and space for scuba divers. The M/V Oktavia is 30m long and 6,5m wide. The size and weight of this great liveaboard boat makes it very steady in the sea even in rough waters. An extra large dive deck allows for much space to gear up and to comfortably enter the water. Oktavia is a quit boat with a wooden hull that effectively reduces the engine noise. Of course, safety is top priority and M/V Oktavia fulfills all international safety standards.

MV Oktavia offers two very large and comfortable master en-suite cabins and 13 “blue ocean cabins”, large cabins with ample space which are all equipped with air conditioning, fan, reading lights and large panorama windows. Usually there are only two guests per cabin, unless a family chooses one of the triple bed family cabins. This live aboard boat is very attractive for families with children and groups. M/V Oktavia is one of the biggest boats cruising the Similan and Surin Islands which means more leisure space and no cramped areas with a maximum of 20 diving or non diving guests on board it allows less than half of what the boat originally was built for. The staff of the M/V Oktavia welcomes babies and children of any age and will take good care for them while the parents can fully enjoy diving in the Similan Islands. The Swedish owners are always on the boat, ensuring that the ship is well maintained and guaranteeing a high service level

The huge sun deck of the Oktavia lets you enjoy stunning views over the Similan and Surin Islands and spectacular sunsets in the Andaman Sea. The “Party Deck” offers comfortable sitting space with lots of large and comfortable armchairs and sofas for reading books, sharing diving adventure stories and eating. Speaking of which; excellent food is served from breakfast to lunch and dinner. The crew of the M/V Oktavia guarantees small dive groups with max 4 divers per guide – and divers are split according to experience and comfort level. The max. dive time is 1 hour (everywhere else 50 minutes). Scheduled are 4 fantastic dives per day including the choice between sunset- or night dive (only 3 dives on day 5)

 

Liveaboard Cruise Options / Itinerary 2 Days / 2 Nights 3 Days / 2 Nights 5 Days 5 Nights
Depart: Day 0 Depart: Day 3 Depart: Day 0
Return: Day 2 Return Day 5 Return: Day 5
DAY 0 At 16:00 departure with M/V OKTAVIA.      
Overnight at Similan 4      
DAY 1 Similan 4-7      
Overnight at Similan 4      
DAY 2 Similan 7-9 Return trip with speedboat 15:00. Arrive Khao Lak at 17:00.    
Overnight at Similan 8      
DAY 3 Similan 9, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai   Departure with Speedboat at 08:00. Arrive at MV Oktavia at 09:30.  
Overnight at Koh Tachai      
DAY 4 KohTachai,      
Surin Islands
Overnight at Surin Islands      
DAY 5 Surin Islands, Richelieu Rock      
Return with M/V OKTAVIA.     Arrival in Khao Lak at 18:30