Recently, this island has been renamed “Shark Point” because of the Leopard and Bamboo Sharks residing in this area. During your Shark Point Day Trip, you would be able to admire them at the seabed. They are sleeping on the white sand. Shark Point Day Trip is indeed on of the best diving spots in the Phi Phi archipelago. People who are looking to meet sharks would definitely be thrilled.
This site is made up of a 22m depth giant rocky hill with diversified marine life like scorpion fish, butterfly fish, Pufferfish and angelfish. Shark point is located near the Anemone Reef and the King Cruiser, two of the other major diving places.
“Shark Point 1” is the only pinnacle that is visible from the surface. The tips of “Shark Point 2” and “Shark Point 3” is around 5 meters and 10 meters respectively beneath the surface.
It is possible to visit all 3 pinnacles within a day during your Shark Point Day Trip. However to be sure that you would not miss any facets of this dive site, it would be better to spread the dive out over several days.
One of big highlights of Shark Point is of course to see the Leopard Sharks. Furthermore, you can enjoy the myriad of marine life.
Just to name a few species, turtles, the Tigertail Sea Horse, Ornated Ghost Pipefish, octopus, cuttlefish, the popular Western clown fish ” Nemo” and the Tomato clown fish are what you can look forward to see. Huge and diverse schools of fish are frequently seen circling around the the pinnacles amidst the beautiful corals.
The tiny pinnacle of Hin Musang is located 25km east of Phuket. Hin Musang means ” Asian Palm Civet Rock”. Beneath the surface is where many treasures of the ocean are waiting to be discovered.
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Days Trip Itinerary I Shark Point Day Trip
Koh Phi Phi
- 8:00 am – Meeting at your hotel
- 9:00 am – Welcome aboard! Breakfast is provided on the way
- 9:30 am – First dive at King Cruiser Wreck.
- 11:30 am – Second Dive at Shark Point
- 12:30 pm – Hot buffet lunch served on board. Time for some snorkeling and sun bathing after lunch.
- 13:45 pm – Third dive at Koh Dok Mai. Fresh tropical fruit and soft drinks on the way back to Chalong Pier
- 14:45 pm – Rest and Relax, enjoy fresh tropical fruit and soft drinks on the way back to Chalong Pier
- 16:00 pm – Return to Hotel
Phi Phi islands have one of the most spectacular landscape where the vertical cliffs of Thailand are the backdrop of the beautiful beaches. These islands became even more renowned when Danny Boyle filmed the movie ” The Beach” starring Leonardo Di Caprioin 1998.
Koh Phi Phi Don, the bigger of the two islands is where you would be able to find numerous backpackers inn, guesthouses and hotels. Phi Phi Le is the smaller island where there is a national park.
In fact, there are two smaller islands, namely, Koh Bida Nok and Koh Bida Nai next to Koh Phi Phi Le towards the south. They are limestone rocks where you can find an outstanding variety of marine life.
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
Easy, for everyone who is at least 10 years old
What to Bring ?
– Beach towel
– Shorts & light T-Shirt
– Sun glasses
Shark Point Day Trip Highlights:
- Depth: 7 – 25 m.
- Visibility: 12 – 30 m.
- Currents: Strong.
- Water temperature: 27-30 ° C.
- Experience Level: Open water divers
- Diving Season: All year.