Phuket is an ideal place for diving. Its unique beauty of the underwater world attracts tourists from all over the world. Experienced divers, as well as those who decided to dive for the first time, can explore the sea depths of the resort and the nearby islands. Therefore diving for beginners is very popular here and many tours offer tourists to make their first dive and discover a new world.
Everyone who decided to dive for the first time should remember that diving has a a strong effect on the body, so it's worth to consult your doctor in advance. People with chronic illnesses or those who have recently suffered serious illnesses are strictly forbidden to dive. Women at any time of pregnancy are also strictly prohibited from diving.
It is very important to make the first dive under the guidance of an experienced instructor and to follow strictly all his instructions. At our website you can book diving lessons which include the guidance of experienced instructors as well as equipment and everything else that you need for diving for the first time.
Here are a few basic rules that all beginners should know.
It is forbidden to touch any unfamiliar objects or marine inhabitants during the dive, this can be dangerous. Remember that water visually enlarges and distorts the distance between objects. You should always remain in the field of view of the instructor and keep close to the group. Diving alone is not recommended even for experienced divers. The pressure on the surface and under the water is very different, so as not to suffer from a sharp drop in pressure you should dive and rise slowly and carefully.
Phuket is an ideal place for the first dive, the water here is clear and calm and the landscapes amaze with its beauty.
The most popular place among divers is the Similan Islands. Divers from all over the world come here to learn all the secrets of the depths of the Andaman Sea.
The most convenient place for diving for beginners is the neighboring Racha Yai Island. There are shallow and deep waters. You can dive down to 18 meters deep.
If you liked diving and you want to improve your diving skills, after receiving the certificate of a professional diver, you can dive in more advanced diving sites. Amazing coral reefs are waiting for you at the Phi Phi archipelago. You can see bright fish, crabs and other inhabitants of the seabed near the Anemone Reef which is located in the open sea. You can admire the exotic leopard sharks during a dive at Shark Point. Although these unusual sharks look scary, you should not be afraid, because they feed exclusively on corals and plankton.
So, if you dream of diving, experiencing new sensations and discovering the world of the sea depths, a trip to Phuket will be an ideal solution!