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#16 of 46 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Chalong Features Animals
19/13 Moo 10 | T.Chalong A.Muang, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
+66 81 895 5859
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Nice dive - Terrible treatment

This was a very expensive trip with an almost exclusive diving trip, in a small group. The teacher... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alvaro D
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Madrid, Spain
Pawara, Similan Liveaboard, 4 days, 14 dives

My wife and I are AOW certified and have dived extensively in Thailand. The communication... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
VinzzIndia
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India
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Welcome on board M/V PAWARA, our luxurious custom built, steel hull, Similan Islands Liveaboard, refitted especially for this season.Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock, the ultimate way to explore one of the worlds top ten dive spots with one of the longest standing Dive Centers in Phuket
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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19/13 Moo 10 | T.Chalong A.Muang, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very expensive trip with an almost exclusive diving trip, in a small group. The teacher was not bad but in any case not as good as it should be for the price they charge. The Similan Islands are amazing, and the dive...More

Thank Alvaro D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My wife and I are AOW certified and have dived extensively in Thailand. The communication experience : We research our dive shop choices pretty thoroughly and usually have plenty of questions before making our selection. Our experience in this respect with Doo, our contact at...More

2  Thank VinzzIndia
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This was my first liveaboard dive trip and my first time diving internationally, so I was a little nervous and unsure of what to expect about safety standards, communication issues, food choices (I'm pescatarian), etc. After being welcomed aboard MV Sawasdee Fasai, meeting Kwan (the...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

As a trip leader abroad (from the Netherlands) organising a dive trip without having "tested" the tour operator beforehand is always a risky venture. We booked this four day four night live-aboard via Thailand Liveaboards through Paul Flaxman. He was responsive, helpful and provided all...More

2  Thank Arnold C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My brother, his wife and I just came back from an awesome trip on Sawasdee Fasai. We were especially lucky to be on board with a great group of diving guests and enjoy some great dives, but the West Coast Divers team made it special....More

Thank JPDBKK
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Just finished a 4 day live-aboard on Pawara. This was my first live-aboard and I was so glad I picked these guys. Beto is very well organized, and very professional and fun. My DM was Glenn, who is an incredible dive guide. He would say,...More

3  Thank Rafay A
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We just returned from a 4 day dive trip to the Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock on the MV Pawara. It was without any exceptions a perfect trip. The boat is nice and well equipped, the sun deck is big and...More

Thank rbeintausend
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Before you start reading this review, I would like to point out that I was on some of the better liveaboards (also more expensive) before this trip, so I could be partially biased... but here it goes. The diving itself was nice, the locations in...More

Thank travel_enthusiast2
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I have just come back from a 4 day livaboard trip on Sawasdee Fasai to similans and as soon as I stepped on the boat the first thing I noticed was that the tour leader her name was Kwan did not look happy and did...More

3  Thank Luciane M
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I did a 4 day livaboard trip on Sawasdee Fasai to similans and from the moment i stepped on board i was not impressed, i was made to book a hotel straight away which ended up costing me double the amount rather than waiting until...More

3  Thank Meg J
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