Phuket Island is located in the southwest of Thailand in the Andaman Sea and is considered to be one of the most beautiful sailing areas in the world. It boasts hundreds of idyllic islands, countless secluded beaches and lush tropical surroundings. The spectacular Phang Nga Bay with its amazing limestone karsts became famous through the James Bond movie “The Man with the Golden Gun”as well as Maya Bay where the movie “The Beach”was shot, starring Leonardo Di Caprio.
Day 1: Yacht Haven / Koh Nakha Yai ( or Ko Wa Yai depending on the meteorological conditions) (1h30)
Arrival in Phuket and welcome in our base at Yacht Haven, located in the north of the island. On your way from the airport you will get a first view of the luxurious vegetation of this area, also dotted with Buddhist temples and picturesque villages.
Boarding at 17h00 (05:00 pm), installation in your cabin followed by a safety briefing and an explanation of the program. et, suite à votre installation. Departure to the island of Koh Nakha Yai ( or Ko Wa Yai depending on the wind). Its nice beach fringed with coconut trees will welcome your first and idyllic swim. You will be able to enjoy a beautiful sunset over the islands the Phang Nga Bay. Dinner and night on board at anchor.
Day 2: Marina/Koh Hong (2h) Koh Yang/Koh Nakha noi (1h00) After breakfast, set sails to Koh Hong . This exceptional site is only accessible by tender through a cave leading you on
an inside open lake surrounded bu a 100 m cliff (in Thai, Hong means room). Lunch on anchorage.
Departure to Koh Kai Nai , Visit Koh Phing Kan on a long tail (1) better known as “James Bond Island” where they’ve filmed “The golden gun”, and Koh Pan Yi, a floting village where a hundred of fisherman family live. You will be able to buy local souvenir on that traditional Thailand. Back on-board for dinner.
Day 3: Koh Nakha noi / Koh Yang (1h30) / Ao Thalin (1h30) / Pakbia Group (0h30)
Departure from Koh Nakhai noi for a short navigation to Ao Thalin. Stop for lunch at Koh Yang then ahead to Ao Thalin for a Kayak ride (2), on a beautiful mangrove area where many monkeys and birds live. Dinner on board and overnight at Pakbia Group.
Day 4: Pakbia group/ Koh Hong (0h30) / Ao Nang (1h00) / Koh Dam Kai (1h00)
After breakfaste leave Pakbia for Koh Hong East. It will be on the tender that you will visit the lagoon beautiful 200 m diameter swimming pool. Lunch and departure to Koh Hong East. Then, sail to Ao Nang Elephant Trek and massage (3,4) and sail to Koh Dam Kai “Chicken Island” swimming and snorkeling on a real aquarium and farniente on a shelter beach. On low tide you also can cross to the other side on a sand bank. Dinner and night at anchor.
Day 5: Koh Dam Kai/ Koh Mai Phai (1h30)/ Koh Phi Phi Don (0h30) Breakfast and navigation toward Koh Phi Phi with a stop for lunch at Koh Mai Pai nicked named “Bamboo Island”,
beautiful sandy beach with numerous coral fish and good visibility, a dream place for amateur divers. At mid-day departure to Koh Phi Phi Don, one of the nicest beach in the world.
Arrive at Yongsakem Bay (Monkey Bay). Swimming, walking on the beach, ans your sailing yacht will bring you to Nui Bay for the sunset. Dinner and overnight.
If strong wind from the West, the arrival and anchorage at Phi Phi will be on the East part, famous for his beach and wild life.
Day 6 : Ko Phi Phi Don / Koh Phi Phi Ley (45mn) / Koh Phi Phi Don (2h00)
After an early breakfast we sail to Koh Phi Phi Ley. Discovery of Maya Bay where the movie “The Beach” was shot, starring Leonardo Di Caprio. After 2 hours sailing around the island, you will discover the cliffs and caves where swallows nests are harvested before being exported at very high prices to China.At the end of morning, we go back to Koh Phi Phi Don. Mooring at Ton Sai Bay and lunch on board. You will then be able to go shopping and discover the island. A 30 minute walk to a belvedere will let you discover a beautiful panorama.
Then evening,afer dinner, ashore to enjoy the shows of « bolace » in fire and enjoy the festive spirit of Phi Phi. Overnight.
Day 7 : Koh Phi Phi Don/Koh Kai Nai (2h30) /Koh Lawa (1h30) Breakfast and departure to Koh Kai Nai, Small Island with white sandy beach.
In the midle of the afternoon, departure to Koh Lawa. Last swimming and hiking in the island. Sunset and dinner. Overnight.
Day 8: Koh Lawa / Yacht Haven (1h30) Disembark at Yacht Haven Marina by 9h00 am after having breakfast on the way.
*THIS PROGRAM IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE FOR COMFORT AND / OR SECURITY REASONS, DEPENDING ON METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS.
The optional excursion package (USD 260) includes:
- “Long Tail boat” tour to James Bond Island and Gypsy Village - Kayak ride - Elephant trek - Massage
Seasonal Sailing: Nov Thru Apr Departures: Weekly - Sat