Similan Explorer


A Thailand liveaboard purpose-built for diving and relaxation, with a large sundeck making it a great dolphin and shark spotting spot. Similan Explorer's dive platform is spacious taking guest to the Similans, Bon, Tachai Islands and Richelieu Rock.

Our live-aboard, M/V SIMILAN EXPLORER has a wooden monohull. The Similan Explorer has 3 decks. The main deck has 6 cabins for our guests. 4 Twin Berth, and 2 Four Berth cabins, these are fitted with curtains for each berth bed for your privacy.

The upper deck has 2 Double bed cabins that when you open the door you will have a sea view and where you can find the wheel house (captains quarters) at the bow. At the stern is the eating area. Here you can help yourself with coffee, tea, toast, water, electrolyte drinks and fresh fruit which is always on the table for your convenience.
All cabins are air-conditioned and have a sea view window that opens. All cabins have 220v plugs, so you can charge your battery packs or your lights.


A seaview air-conditioned four berth cabin located on the main deck. Fit for four people.

  • Seaview
  • Air conditioning
  • 2 Bunk beds

Double Cabin with A/C

A double bed cabin fit for two people with air conditioning and a sea view.

  • Air conditioning
  • Sea view
  • Double bed

Twin Cabin with A/C

A twin bed cabin on the main deck with air conditioning and a sea view.

  • Air conditioning
  • Sea view
  • Twin bed

Route Options

Vessel Details

Year Built / Refurbished 2001, renovated every year.
Length & Width 25m
Length & Width 7
Speed 10 knots
Speed 8 knots
Engines 1 350 hp hino diesel
Number of Cabins 8
. 3
Disalination & Water Capacitity 7000 liters
Safety Features Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
Safety Features Life vests and emergency rafts
Safety Features Engine room CCTV
Safety Features Oxygen
Safety Features First Aid Kits and crew trained in first aid
Communication & Navigation Systems Depth Sounder, GPS & Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
Equipment Rental Wetsuit, fins, booties, mask, weights and tanks
Equipment Rental BCD and regulator: 250 baht each per day
Dive Deck 40 sqm per deck
Dive Tenders & Zodiacs yamaha 30 hp
Cylinders 15L Tank: 150 THB
Torch Torch for night dives.
Regulator 250 THB each per day
Dive Computer 250 THB per day

Available Experiences



Friday, 06 December 2013

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Lured by the promise of world-class reefs and adrenaline-fueled shark encounters Marcelina Jesus ventures to the wild islands of Fiji.

Fabulous Fiji by Marcelina Jesus on Sport Diver Magazine

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