PADI Specialty – Underwater Naturalist

P ADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty will help you to see new things during your dives because you will learn about aquatic plants, animal habitats and species you’ve missed before. You’ll also know about the local ecosystem and enjoy your dives differently.

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PADI Underwater Naturalist

฿9 900

  • PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty License

  •  PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty Manuel and Dive Table PADI

  • Rental of a full set of scuba diving equipment

  • PADI Instructor (max.4 students to 1 instructor)  
  • 5 dives to a maximum depth of 30 meters

  • Taxi boat transfers

  • Breakfast & Lunch

  • Snacks, drinks and fresh fruits all day


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Day Trip Itinerary



Days Trip Itinerary I PADI Underwater Naturalist

King Cruiser is now a famous recreational dive site. It lies at the depth of 32 meters in an upright position. The tip of King Cruiser lies at 15 meters. Till today, the wreck is still pretty much intact although some parts are corroded.

A recommended way for descent is by using the marine line from the surface. It would take you to the car deck from where you would be able to enter safely. Objects that can be spotted are machinery, engine trolley , picnic tables and tyres.

The wreck is covered by soft coral which houses many varieties of fish. Schools of Trevallies, Yellow Snappers, Barracudas, Tunas, Lionfish and Scorpion fish can be spotted especially at the bow. Turtles, Bamboo sharks, the Giant Whale Sharks may be seen as well.

  • 7:30 am – Meeting at your hotel
  • 8:00 am – 9:30 am – Make your way to the King Cuiser with breakfast on board the boat
  • 10:00 am – First dive
  • 11:30 am – Second dive at Shark Point
  • 12:30 pm – Hot Buffet lunch on board, after lunch there is time for snorkeling and sun bathing 
  • 13:30 pm – Third dive at Koh Dok Mai
  • 15:30 pm – Back to Chalong Pier
  • 16:00 pm – Return to Hotel

Why Us ? / Why Phuket ?

  • Great Underwater Visibility

    Hard colorful corals, shipwrecks, marine life observation (turtles)

  • Dive Site Depth - 18 PGM Maximum Depth

    5 dives in sites with 40 meters depth

  • Difficulty

    Easy, for everyone who is at least 10 years old

Program PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty

You have to be at least 10 years old and to be an Open Water Diver to take PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty.
During PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty you will complete two dives and you will learn, through discussions, about interactions with aquatic life. You’ll also learn about aquatic life groupings and the difference with terrestrial world.
Meet us at SSS Phuket, you can sign up for the PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty and schedule the first dive with your PADI instructor. You can start learning by reading PADI Underwater Naturalist Manual.
In addition to your scuba diving equipment, you will need a slate and a pencil to write down your observations. Your PADI instructor will help you if you need additional equipment.

Continuing Education

The possibilities to continue PADI Underwater Naturalist Specialty are: