Valentines Tech Expedition: Similan Islands
Similan Islands, Thailand – Big Blue Tech continues their technical diving expedition with the boarding ontheir liveaboard vessel the Mv Pawara bound for the Similan Islands over the course of a 4 day / 4 night trip.
The Mv Pawara is a luxury class liveaboard owned by Big Blue Diving and chartered through Big Blue Khao Lak and offers diving trips to the best of the Similan Islands off the west coast of Thailand.
Big Blue Tech uses this trip to conduct a TDI Extended Range Yvonne Fries, Helen Artal, Thomas Hallstrom and Duncan Tyler conducted by TDI Instructor James Thornton-Allan and assisted by Andrew Cavel.
Technical diving in the Similans is perfect for divers who want to see the best diving conditions in Thailand with a diversity of marine life and clearity unseen anywhere else.
At the moment the Mv Pawara is the only boat setup for technical diving with on board nitrox and oxygen fills along with Big Blue Khao Lak being the only centre in Khao Lak offering technical diving. This will be the second trip this season with many more scheduled in the coming months.