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  • 4 Bed Non Ensuite Cabin20,000 THB per personAvailable: 4 seats
  • Twin Bed Non Ensuite Cabin22,000 THB per personAvailable: 8 seats
  • Double Bed Non Ensuite Cabin22,000 THB per personAvailable: 6 seats

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Manta Queen 2

(15 Reviews)
  • 4 Days & 3 Nights
  • Total Dives : 11
  • Max People 20
  • 22M / 5M
  • Rental Equip : Yes
  • Internet : Yes

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Details

The Manta Queen 2 brings you to one of the most famous dive sites in the world with 4D/3N trips on the North Andaman Route. Explore world-renowned dive sites: Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock, and Boonsung Wreck. 

 

Join the true scuba diving experience, book your trip aboard The Manta Queen 2 today!

 

Manta Queen 2 accommodates 20 guests in 9 comfortable air-conditioned cabins of which three different types are available: twin bed non ensuite cabins, double bed non ensuite cabins, 4 bunk bed non ensuite cabin. Our liveaboard vessel is 22 meters long and 5 meters wide wooden hull built boat that is manned with 5 Dive Staff and 7 Boat Crew.

Departure & Return Location

Thaplamu pier

Amenities & Services

  • Air-Conditioning
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Food And drinks
  • Power Socket Adapters
Cabins
4 Bed Non Ensuite Cabin

Comfortable air-conditioned cabin with 4 single bunk bed.

  • Price: 20,000 THB per person
  • Room Size: 9 m²
  • Max. Occupancy: 4
  • Beds: 4 Bunk
  • Private Bathroom: No
  • Wifi on board: Yes
  • Air Conditioning: Yes
Twin Bed Non Ensuite Cabin

Comfortable air-conditioned cabin with 2 single beds.

  • Price: 22,000 THB per person
  • Room Size: 6 m²
  • Max. Occupancy: 2
  • Beds: 2 single
  • Private Bathroom: No
  • Wifi on board: Yes
  • Air Conditioning: Yes
Double Bed Non Ensuite Cabin

Comfortable air conditioned cabin with double bed.

  • Price: 22,000 THB per person
  • Room Size: 5 m²
  • Max. Occupancy: 2
  • Beds: 1 Double
  • Private Bathroom: No
  • Wifi on board: Yes
  • Air Conditioning: Yes
What to Expect

Manta Queen 2 skips the Similan Islands and dives only the more advanced northern dive sites. The marine ecology in this northern area is amazing, colourful schools of fish, coral reefs, and endangered species that welcome divers like the Whale Sharks or Manta Rays. Look out for such photogenic little critters as ghost pipefish, sea moths, frogfish, ribbon eels and many different nudibranchs. Koh Bon and Koh Koh Tachai, members of the Similan Marine Park, are first visited en-route to the farthest and world-famous dive site of Richelieu Rock in the Surin National Marine Park.  

 

Whatever your scuba diving pleasure might be, the Similan and Surin Marine Parks are the dive destinations that will satisfy your desires and give you the trip of a lifetime.

 

The Food on Board

KSA Liveaboard is proud to offer the best tasting Thai-European Fusion Cuisine, freshly prepared by our onboard chefs on the whole Manta Queen Fleet. Our catering options can be adjusted for vegetarian/vegan divers as well. The use of Monosodium Glutamate is banned on all of our trips. If you are allergic to nuts or other food ingredients, please notify the staff during your check-in. All meals onboard are served freshly cooked from the onboard kitchen. Snacks and fruits are served in between dives.

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KSA Liveaboard 4 Days, 3 Nights Trip Route

Itinerary

North Andaman : 4 Days / 3 Nights / 11 Dives
Koh Bon – Koh Tachai – Richelieu – Boon Sung Wreck

Day 1 - Night Departure (“General” Trip Check In on Liveaboard runs from 6pm to 8:30pm)

06.00 PM – Start Check-in & Cabin allocation on Liveaboard at Thaplamu Pier – Khao Lak 
07.00 PM – General boat briefing 
07.30 PM – Dinner onboard 
08.00 PM – Equipment set up 

Day 2

07.00 AM – Wake up call 
07.30 AM – Dive/Safety briefing 
07.45 AM – Dive briefing #1 “Koh Bon, West Ridge” 
09.00 AM – Breakfast 
11.30 AM – Dive briefing #2 “Koh Bon, West Ridge” 
01.00 PM – Lunch 
03.30 PM – Dive briefing #3 “Tachai Pinnacle” 
05.00 PM – Snacks 
06.15 PM – Dive briefing #4 “Tachai Beach” 
08.00 PM – Dinner

Day 3

06.00 AM – Wake up call 
06.30 AM – Dive briefing #5 “Tachai The Dome” 
08.00 AM – Breakfast 
10.30 AM – Dive briefing #6 “Richelieu Rock” 
12.15 PM – Lunch 
01.45 PM – Dive briefing #7 “Richelieu Rock” 
03.30 PM – Snacks 
05.30 PM – Dive briefing #8 “Richelieu Rock” 
07.30 PM – Dinner

Day 4

06.00 AM – Wake up call
06.30 AM – Dive briefing #9 “Koh Bon Pinnacle” 
08.00 AM – Breakfast
11.15 AM – Dive briefing #10 “Koh Bon”
12.30 PM – Lunch
02.00 PM – Dive briefing #11 “Boon Sung Wreck” 
03.15 PM – Departure briefing & Snacks 
04.30 PM – Return to the pier
05.00 PM – Transfer to the check out lounge 
05.30 PM – Transfer To Your Hotel 

Depending on location, you’ll arrive back to your hotel in Phuket at approximately 7pm – 8:30 pm.

What's Included

  • All meals onboard
  • Water, tea, coffee, fresh fruit, soft drinks (limited) and snacks (Good to have own re-useable water bottle on trip)
  • Towel for shower (Suggest guests bring own towel or sarong for sun deck or to dry off on dive deck after dive)
  • Wifi on board (normally only at Boonsung wreck)
  • 12-liter tanks for 11 dives - Weight belt/weights
  • Small group 4-5 divers : 1 dive lead
  • (When course is booked) PADI course E-manual and E-card Registration Fee
  • Round trip transfer from Khao lak area - Thaplamu pier
  • Round trip transfer from Phuket area - Thaplamu pier
  • 7% VAT
  • Toiletries

What's Excluded

  • Full set equipment rental – 1,500 THB per trip (BCD, REG, Mask, Snorkel, Full Foot Fins, Shorty wetsuit, Torch)
  • Dive computer rental - 1,000 THB per trip
  • Marine Park Fee (4D3N) –
    • Thai : 1,100 THB (diver), 300 THB (non diver)
    • Foreigner : 2,300 THB (diver), 1,300 THB (non diver)
  • Dive insurance - 800 THB per trip (Coverage 500,000 THB/pax)
  • Unlimited Nitrox package 2,500 THB per trip
  • 15-liter tanks - 2,500 THB/Trip/11 Dives (can only rent for all dives)
  • Full length 3mm wetsuit rental - 1,000 THB per trip
  • Prescription mask rental - 1,000 THB per trip
15 Reviews
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Sebastiaan

Solo Traveller

Amazing staff, great food, good boat, and fantastic dive sites. Don’t hesitate, book!

November 1, 2020

Alistair A

Couple Traveller

Manta Queen 2: Dive guides and the Thai boat staff were amazing. Estaban, Monja, Dave, Johnny and Leonard made use feel at home and helped us improve our diving skills dramatically. The food the delicious and we had a lot of fun playing games with the boat boys. We had a great experience and plan on coming back sooner rather than later.

February 12, 2020

Thierry

Solo Traveller

I’m traveling alone and I booked randomly a liveaboard for the 3 best dive sites of the area (KOH BON – KOH TACHAI – RICHELIEU ROCK) and Manta Queen 2 offered that in a short time… I didn’t know what to expect from this trip and I had a highlight of my travel. An amazing dive staff (Esteban, Monja, Chloé, Chris and Golf), a perfect boat crew (food, equipment, cleaning, etc) and I met a really nice Team of fun divers. We All had one of our best dives in our live on Koh Tachai and we had the chance to meet 2 whale sharks, a manta ray, schools of barracudas, napoleon fish and so on… All the divers, staff included cam out of the water with such a great smile it made us forget the bad visibility of Richelieu Rock.

I can only recommend to dive with them

February 8, 2020

Richard G

Solo Traveller

Booked the Manta Queen 2 from Jan 16 to 19. Weather is just perfect and warm but the staff are even warmer. Miki was my guide the whole trip. Took care of everyone on her group and super familiar with the every dive site. With her I saw a manta, giant size cuttlefish and Moray eel, and a group of 50+(!) blue-spotted stingrays. Boat crew fed us four meals everyday. Overall highly satisfied and would recommend to all divers.

January 17, 2020

Kim R

Group Traveller

This is a great, well run operation that will take you (safely!) to some beautiful and diverse dive sites off the coast of Phuket. Truly the best way to see an abundance of ocean life in this area is to stay on a live aboard boat. We stayed aboard the Manta Queen 2, and the entire staff was great. Knew the area and wildlife very well, and the guides spoke at least 7 languages between them.
To be honest the boat itself is good for it’s purpose and the price, but it’s not one is the more fancy, tricked out boats with all the whistles that you could find. It’s clean and modest and great for what we needed. The best part is the staff. Leader Esteban was great and cook P’Tip made delicious food in a tiny kitchen.
Several people on board got additional certifications (AOW, EANx) which the instructors can help you with.
Went with 6 friends, highly recommend for an easy, fun trip!

January 15, 2020
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