Gulf Coast Dive Sites:                            

                                                                

     

        Koh Tao - Dive sites:

 

     Chumphon Pinnacle: Top class dive site

             

      Site information:

 

      Depth:  14 - 35 metres

        Currents:  Usally, minimal currents can be present, however, the currents are strongest on Spring Tides

        Average visibility:  12 - 30+ metres                                           

        Diver experince level:  Good for divers at all levels when currents are not present

        Good for Snorkelling: No  

       

       

 

                           Southwest Pinnacle: Good dive site

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                   Depth: 4 - 25 metres 

                                                   Currents: Usually minimal currents present, but currents can be present on Spring Tides

                                                   Average visibility:  10 - 30+ metres

                                                   Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                   Good for Snorkelling: No

 

                             Green Rock:Good dive site

 

                                    Site information:

 

                                                   Depth:  0 - 32 metres

                                                   Currents:  Can be very strong at times

                                                   Average visibility: 5 metres to 20 metres

                                                   Diver experince level: Inexperience divers should consider diving this site on "Slack Water" only

                                                   Good for Snorkelling: No

 

                            Twin Rocks:3 Stars

 

                                    Site information:

 

                                                    Depth: 3 - 18 metres

                                                    Currents: Currents can sometime be moderate to strong, especially on Spring Tides

                                                    Average visibility: 10 - 20 metres

                                                    Diver experience level: Good for divers of all levels

                                                    Good for Sonorkelling: Yes, limited snorkelling towards the beach area 

 

 

                            Noname Pinnacle:2 Stars

 

                                    Site information:

            

                                                    Depth:  5 - 18 metres

                                                    Currents:   Currents can be moderate

                                                    Average visiblity:  3 - 15 metres

                                                    Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                    Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                            Red Rock Pinnacle:2 Stars

 

                                    Site information:

 

                                                    Depth: 0 - 26 metres

                                                    Currents:   Slight

                                                    Average visibility: 5 - 10 metres

                                                    Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                    Good for Snorkelling: No, although it is possible to do some snorkelling over on the rocks near the island

 

  

                            Japanese Gardens:3 Stars

 

                                    Site information:

 

                                                    Depth:  0 - 18 metres

                                                    Currents:  None

                                                    Average visibility: 10 - 20 metres

                                                    Diver experience level: God for divers of all levels

                                                    Good for Snorkelling: Yes: This is an excellent snorkelling dive site

 

 

                                            Bio Rock: 2 Stars

 

                                    Site information:

 

                                                   Depth:

                                                   Currents:

                                                   Average visibility:

                                                   Diver experince level:

                                                   Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                           White Rock: 3 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth: 2 - 25 metres

                                                  Currents: Moderate to strong

                                                  Average visibility:  10 - 20 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                           Hin Pee Wee Pinnacle:2 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth:  3 - 28 metres

                                                  Currents:  Occasional

                                                  Average visibility:  5 -12 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                           HTMS Sattakut:4 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth:  18 -30 metres

                                                  Currents: Occasional

                                                  Average visibility:  5 - 15 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels:

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                           Mango Bay: 3 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                 Depth:  0 - 18

                                                 Currents:  None

                                                 Average visibility: 10 - 25 metres

                                                 Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                 Good for Snorkelling:  Yes, a great site for snorkellers

 

  

                           Lighthouse Pinnacle and Bay:2 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth: 7 - 20 metres on the pinnacle.  5 - 10 metres in the bay 

                                                  Currents: Moderate to strong currents on the pinnacle, but no currents in the bay

                                                  Average visibility:   5 -15 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: There is no snorkelling on the pinnacle, but some good snorkelling to be found in the bay.

 

  

                           Hin Wong Pinnacle:2 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth: 12- 25 metres

                                                  Currents: Currents on this site can be very strong, especially on Spring Tides  

                                                  Average visibility:  5 - 15 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Not suitable for inexperience divers when currents are present

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: No

 

  

                           Shark Island: 3 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth: 0 - 27 metres

                                                  Currents: Currents can sometime be strong, esecially to the North and South end of the reef

                                                  Average visibility:  5 - 20 metres

                                                  Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: Snorkelling is possible close to the rocks and when currents are "Slack"

 

  

                           MV Trident: 2 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                   Depth: 32 metres

                                                   Currents:    Can be very strong

                                                   Average visability:  5 -10 metres

                                                   Diver experience level:  Only experience divers should dive this site

                                                   Good for Snorkelling: No

  

 

                            Ao Leuk Bay: 2 Stars

 

                                   Site information:

 

                                                  Depth: 0 - 12 metres

                                                  Currents: None

                                                  Average visibilty:  5 -15 metres

                                                  Diver exprience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                  Good for Snorkelling: Yes, excellent snorkelling 

 

 

                           Sail Rock:5 Stars

 

                                  Site information:

 

                                                 Depth: 0- 27 metres

                                                 Currents: Moderate to strong - on a Spring Tide 

                                                 Avaerage visibility: 5 - 25 metres 

                                                 Diver experience level: Good for divers at all levels

                                                 Good for Snorkelling: Snorkelling is possible close to the rock


 

 

        Koh Tao BSAC Dive Centres:

            Master Divers - BSAC Training Centre   Sairee Cottage  BSAC Training & Seamanship CentreDJL- BSAC Training & Seamanship CentreBig Blue BSAC Tech and Instructor CentreRoctopus BSAC Training Centre

                 Dive Point - BSAC Training Centre Big Blue Diving BSAC Instructor Centre     Good Time Adventures - BSAC Seamanship CentreAqua Tao - BSAC Training Centre

 

 

 

 

        Koh Phangan - Dive sites:

 

            Under construction

 

         Koh Samui - Dive sites:

        

             Under construction

        

 

 

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