| In Phuket, combine the comfortable year round tropical climate with the hundreds of Park islands, bays and coral reefs perfect for any yacht charter, and the result is an area that offers ideal conditions for sailing yacht charters, fishing boat trips, scuba diving, boat rental and snorkeling.|
Phuket accommodates several national parks and can now take advantage of one of the most ecological policies of the country. Islands and nearby reefs and Ao Phang-Nga offer large possibilities of diving. There, you can eat the best Thai cuisine throughout the islands.
Thailand is a romantic and alluring destination for any yacht charter vacation. It has everything you could hope for in man and nature. The sailing conditions are perfect all year long.
Boat rental navigation zones :
Phuket is conveniently located for boat rental close to Burma, Malaysia and the Indonesian Archipelago. The yacht charter ground is extensive, 250 miles of sailing pleasure stretching from Burma (Mergui Archipelago) to Malaysia (Malacca Straits). You will sail among the most beautiful islands in the world, many only accessible by yacht.
Boat Lagoon Marina: 20 kms from the Phuket airport.
Yacht Haven Marina: 8 kms from the Phuket airport.
Phang Nga Bay: Spectacular limestone cliffs towering out the sea, sea-eagles dropping out of the sky swooping on their prey, calm waters, pristine nature, fantastic kayaking through caves and inland lakes, local fishermen selling freshly caught seafood.
Krabi and Koh Dam: White sandy beaches, secluded anchorages, snokerling, a world renowned rock climbers destination. Fun, low key entertainment onshore.
Koh Phi Phi: Awe-inspiring scenery, great diving, clear waters, secluded bays, white sandy beaches, jungle trails and fantastic game-fishing. Combine this with great shopping, restaurant catering to all tastes, bars and live entertainment.
The water surrounding Phuket is filled with a wonderful diversity of marine life, including coral and has a variety of old shipwrecks for diving enthusiasts to discover. Lots of boats equipped with scuba diving equipment. Lots of diving centers around the Islands.
General Information :
Official Religion: Buddhism.
Time Zone: GMT+7.
Electricity: 220V, 50hz.
Yacht charter for Thailand regattas :
King's Cup Regatta: held annually each December under the Patronage of the King of Thailand. First Regatta was held in 1987 and the number of participating boats has grown each year. Now the top Regatta on the Asia Racing Circuit.
QBE Phang bay Regatta: held annually over Chinese New Year, is Phuket's newest Regatta. Now it is fast gaining a reputation as the most fun Regatta in Asia.