Similan Liveaboard from Phi Phi
Update 2015. Saimai is no longer running but as most 4 day 4 night Similan Islands liveaboards depart from Thap Lamu pier Khao Lak in the evening you can get the ferry from Phi Phi to Phuket and we will arrange transfer from Rassada pier to the boat in Khao Lak.
MV Saimai is one of the only liveaboards with departures from Phi Phi Islands. Most boats depart from Phuket or Khao Lak but Saimai starts in Phi Phi. Departure and return times are scheduled to work with the fast ferry schedules so if you are on Phuket, Krabi or Koh Lanta you can get to Phi Phi in time to join Saimai. With a Saimai trip you can start in Phi Phi and finish in Phuket, or vise versa, it’s totally flexible and we arrange the transfers for you.
Phi Phi overnight itinerary: Depart Monday morning, return Tuesday evening. Or departing Saturday morning returning Sunday evening.
- Starting in Phuket you will either join Saimai in Phuket (Monday) or transfer to Saimai in Phi Phi by fast ferry (Wednesday and Friday). You can depart Saimai in Phi Phi, or transfer back to Phuket, or transfer on to Ao Nang or Koh Lanta by ferry.
- Starting in Phi Phi you will join Saimai at the pier. You can depart Saimai in Phi Phi, or transfer on to Phuket, Ao Nang or Koh Lanta.
- Starting in Koh Lanta or Krabi you will be transfered to Phi Phi by ferry to join Saimai at the pier. You can depart Saimai in Phi Phi, or transfer on to Phuket, or transfer back to Ao Nang or Koh Lanta.