White-sand beaches in Thailand backed by swaying palms and trees, pure calcareous towers jutting out of jade-colored seas and tropical flora and fauna are just some of the delights on a sailing trip to Thailand.
From thumping Phuket, yachts travel east into Phang Nga Bay and the Andaman Sea to explore this mostly undeveloped area filled with vibrant coral reefs, remote fishing villages and world-famous beaches and honey pots like Maya Bay, the setting for the movie “The Beach,” James Bond Island and the world-famous Phi Phi Islands.
Nestled in Southeast Asia’s heart, Thailand has unparalleled tropical beauty. The country’s southern peninsular ranges are of the greatest interest to sailors of its four distinct regions. The cruising grounds of Phuket Island’s east coast are among the finest anywhere.
Towering peaks of calcareous jut from Phang-nga Bay’s emerald-colored and sheltered waters. The famous Phi Phi Islands stand as Andaman Sea jewels to the south. Within the province of Krabi alone, there are more than 130 picturesque islands, and the offshore marine preserves of the Similan and Surin Islands are internationally renowned as one of the top scuba diving sites in the world. A sailing holiday in Phuket provides a multitude of picturesque and safe anchorages, sandy white sand beaches, rocky uninhabited islands, and lively nightlife and resorts. Thailand’s hospitable people maximize the pleasure of a Phuket yacht trip, making the offshore adventure in a nation sometimes called the Land of Smiles even more memorable.
With its slightly curving coastline, craggy calcareous islands, colorful marine parks, and untouched sandy coves, it won’t take you long to see why the Andaman’s Pearl is known in Thailand.
Set sail for the Andaman Sea’s tropical paradise, where more than 130 islands are to be explored. Wind your way through mysterious, emerald waters, drop anchor off deserted beaches and moor in ancient cultures still steeped in totally untouched and undeveloped fishing villages.
For world-class diving and snorkeling, go to Phuket’s western shore for excellent sport fishing and unspoiled beaches. For elegance and exciting nightlife in the Hollywood style, cruise to the world-famous Phi Phi islands. You will see pure cliffs rising dramatically from the sea here and miles of sultry jungle ready for discovery. The sheltering coast protects Maya Bay’s stunning beauty, the location for the’ The Beach ‘ movie, while nearby Ko Lanta hides isolated villages and some of Southeast Asia’s best cuisine. A sailing holiday in Thailand will take you to an exotic world of elegance and idyllic islands.
Do you feel tempted by the sound of being captain of your own route? Then a bareboat charter holiday is the best way to see the famous Andaman Sea islands in Phuket, Thailand. Here experienced sailors unfurled before them the crystal blue seas, with quiet bays, hidden beaches and vibrant harbors all ready for exploration when sailing in Thailand.