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WOW! Once in a lifetime experience!
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Strong current
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Am I dreaming?! 30m+!
Level Advanced Divers
Dive depth Normal diving depth, 10-25m

Deep six dive site is one of the most famous of the Similans. Here you can see very beautiful hard coral, soft coral gardens, sponges and huge granite boulders. You can also find many pelagic fishes like Giant trevallies, dogtooth tunas and rainbow runners. They are attracted by the large school of fusiliers often there. Go a bit deeper and you may find whitetip reef sharks, Leopard Sharks and blue spotted stingrays. Unfortunately lots of coral, including table coral and sea fans, has been damaged by the 2004 Tsunami but the reef is slowly recovering. It is located on the north tip of the Similan Island number 6.

Deep Six is classified as a Deep dive. Deep Six is sometimes classified as a Drift dive. This location is a Reef.

Best time to dive: the ideal period to plan holidays here isOctober to November. Access: from the Shore. See the map of Deep Six on the right for the exact location.

Deep Six Deep six dive site is one of the most famous of the Similans. Here you can see very beautiful hard c... Julien 4

Fishes you may spot while diving Deep Six

  • Barracuda Barracuda
  • Fusilier Fusilier
  • Grouper Grouper
  • Leopard Shark Leopard Shark
  • Manta Ray Manta Ray
  • Napoleon Wrasse Napoleon Wrasse
  • Parrotfish Parrotfish
  • Trevally Trevally
  • Whitetip Shark Whitetip Shark

... and more fishes & sea life, Dogtooth Tuna, Jack, Rainbow Runner

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East of Eden dive site is one of the Top dive spots of the Similan Islands! The coral formations are amazing with a real...
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Anita's reef is one of the best dive site of the Similan Islands. The topography at the bottom is outstanding with a hug...
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Elephant head dive site is the most famous spot of the Similan Islands. The name comes from the shape of the rock at the...
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The Fantasea Reef dive site is one of the best spots of the Similan archipelago. It is located a bit offshore off the we...
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The Hide Away Bay dive site is located a bit further South West of Anita's reef. It is sometimes called Barracuda Point....
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Beacon point dive site offers the chance to spot many stingrays, reef sharks and also the beautiful leopard shark. It is...
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Christmas Point dive site in the Similans consists of large rocks and a nice drop off. It is a good spot to observe whit...
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Waterfall Bay dive site is located on the Northwest side of Similan Island number 8. The name comes from the waterfall ...
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The West of Eden dive site in the Similan Islands is located just west of the famous and popular East of Eden dive site....
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Eastern Shallows diving site is located of the south side of the Similan Island numer 1. The maximum depth is around 24 ...

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