Tag: Offshore Diving and Snorkelling Sites

The Dive Inn offers fantastic day trips to the best diving and snorkeling sites in the Gulf of Thailand.

Whether it's the amazing snorkeling and shallow water dives at Angthong Marine Park, or the deeper offshore pinnacles, teeming with larger Pelagic marine life at sites such as Sail Rock, Chumphon or South West Pinnacles, our full day trips are a fantastic way to make the most of your holidays.

The Dive Inn offers fantastic day trips to the best diving and snorkeling sites in the Gulf of Thailand.

Whether it's the amazing snorkeling and shallow water dives at Angthong Marine Park, or the deeper offshore pinnacles, teeming with larger Pelagic marine life at sites such as Sail Rock, Chumphon or South West Pinnacles, our full day trips are a fantastic way to make the most of your holidays.

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Sail Rock's amazing marine life!

A diver swims headlong into a huge school of Big-EyeSnapper(Lutjanus lutjanus) at

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Rock formations and canyons at Chumphon Pinnacles, Koh Tao

Situated to the north west of Koh Tao, Chumphon Pinnacles is undoubtedly one of the most famous and popular dives sites in the area.

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Big-Eye Snapper engulf the East Pinnacle at Sail Rock

This school of Big-eye Snapper (Lutjanus Lutjanus) is only a very small example of the enormous schools of various fish species almost obscuring the East Pinnacle from view!!

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Koh Yippon - Angthong National Marine Park

Koh Yippon (meaning Japanese Island in Thai) and its smaller neighbour, Hin Yippon (meaning Japanese Rock) lie at the northern end of Angthong National Marine Park.

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Healthy Corals at Koh Yippon, Angthong Marine Park

Angthong National Marine Park has recovered remarkably well from the unusually high water temperatures that affected many shallow reef systems throughout 2010.

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A Colony of Magnificent Anemones (Heteractis Magnifica) at South-West Pinnacles, Koh Tao

One of the most striking features at South West Pinnacles are the beautiful colonies of

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Into "The Chimney"

Victor Goubin entering the famous “Chimney” at Sail Rock.

Victor completed PADI Open Water, Advanced Open Water and Enriched Air Nitrox.

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Coral Landscape at Koh Yippon, Angthong Marine Park

Angthong National Marine Park, situated to the west of Koh Phangan, offers some excellent diving. It is also one of the best places for snorkelling and swimming, with spectacular views both above and below the water.

This photograph shows the healthy condition of the corals at Koh Yippon island.

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Magnificent Anemones (Heteractis Magnifica) and Damselfish (Pomacentridae) at Chumphon Pinnacles, Koh Tao

Magnificent Anemones create a perfect haven for numerous small species of fish at

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The air pocket at Sail Rock

Just to the left of "The Chimney" at Sail Rock is a tiny air pocket created by the divers bubbles. You can pop your head inside for the strange sensatation of being in air, 18m below the surface!