01 July 2015
Similan islands are only about 84 km northwest of Phuket in the crystal clear waters of the Andaman Sea. The islands have been popular among tourists for its crystal clear waters, especially among divers. The most interesting seems, therefore, under the waves. Many of the spectacular growth of corals in the world can be found here.
The Similan chain Island is now actually a national park in Thailand, was founded in 1982. If you want to get one of these nine islands, you can visit by boat. There are many boat trips to the islands of Phuket and the mainland of Thailand.
Similan The word actually comes from the Malay word for Nine - Simbilá. Composed of nine granite islands, which lies from north to south Andaman Sea on the west coast of Thailand, the National Park Koh Bon, a limestone island consists of 30 km to the north.
The largest island chain Island is Similan Ko Similan. Ko Similan has some of the most beautiful underwater rocks and coral reefs in the world. Besides diving, visit the people of the island to dive, as there are places with water that can be seen around the world are used.
Koh Haa. This is a small island, but it is an ideal place for diving. This island is gray-white eels, which can show his hole, may be found on other islands. There are a lot of coral around the island. This island is an ideal place for a deep dive.
Koh Pu-SA or Jed. This island is an excellent place to dive into their area in depth. Many beautiful and colorful fish life around the island. Tourists can see turtles and rays.
Koh Pad is the largest of the ten islands of the Similan Islands. There is a small corner of the bay in the north of the island, Horseshoe Bay is full of beautiful coral and fish. The sea is very clear that it is good for swimming and diving. On the east side is a large rock shaped departure and Rock Fantasy, the icons of the island. This island is an ideal place for diving, snorkeling, nature observation and camping.