Snorkeling tours in Phuket are a must to be experienced by the travellers who love adventurous vacations. Phuket, also known as the Pearl of the Andaman is Thailand’s largest island. It has beautiful coastlines, long sandy beaches, amazing rock formations, and clear blue water. Tourists have been flocking this island for decades now. Even though some parts are highly populated, it still has a traditional side alive which makes it one of the best destinations to visit. Best time to visit Phuket is from November to April which is the post-monsoon season and the sea is most placid during this time. Since it’s an island, water sports are the major adventure sport here. Snorkeling being the most famous mainly due to the presence of beautiful marine life as the water here is calm and clear. A lot of beaches here in Phuket provide snorkeling opportunities. The 200-metre-long Ao Sane Beach on the south island has distinct snorkeling areas.
Clownfish, eel, and parrotfishes are few species that one can find in waters at this beach.
The Kata Noi beach also has abundant marine life and is one of the most aesthetic of beaches here. A lot of vivid corals form the marine life here. Paradise Beach is another amazing beach for snorkeling. It’s a 150-meter-long beach with large granite rocks on both the ends. The Coral reef is just 100 meters from Paradise Beach and is a good option to explore the marine life here. The Ya Nui Beach in the south of Phuket has a lot of brain coral in and around its rocky terrain. Heading out farther from this beach provides access to a lot more marine life which is worth exploring. The snorkeling equipment is also easily available at all these beaches. If you are visiting Phuket with your partner, friends or family, you must opt for snorkeling tours to experience the marvelous aquatic and marine life.