Welcome Sailors, Supporters, Sponsors and buddies to the twelfth Phuket Raceweek, fifteenth -nineteenth July 2015. Starting in November the northeast monsoon, dry season prevails insuring steady and nice crusing conditions with most energy winds of power 5 to 6 Beaufort scale in January, steadily lowering during March and dying away by April. In previous crusing seasons - the season corresponds to Phuket's November to April tourism excessive season - lots of of the Muslim Rohingya have tried to sail south to start new lives in Thailand or Malaysia. However, solely a single-determine variety of studies of encounters with Rohingya boats came final crusing season.
Because the marinas in Phuket are all located on the japanese aspect of the island, the most well-liked crusing locations a minimum of for day journeys are the islands scattered about close to this coast. Solely 10 nautical miles southeast of Phuket are the attractive Racha Islands, which includes Racha Yai and Racha Noi. Nearer to the east coast of Phuket are the Rang Islands, particularly Rang Noi and Rang Yai, located round four nautical miles from the Boat Lagoon Marina. Scuba divers do also love Phuket beaches as the coral reefs are extra picturesque.
For island holidays in Thailand about rest, luxury, strolling alongside footprint-much less sand and warm waters, Ko Samui and Ko Tao are the only option. Ko Tao can be a sensible choice for low finances holidays in Thailand and people who like diving and snorkelling. On the opposite side of Thailand, the Andaman Sea Islands are those that look like large limestone daggers with a sprinkling of vibrant inexperienced alfalfa jungle on prime, plunging deep into sandy turquoise seas, and these present one of the best backdrops for crusing or island hopping holidays in Thailand.
We've tailor-made sailing packages on each east and west coasts of Thailand, designed to give sailing experiences which are shorter, less expensive and in some instances on a take part per individual basis. We will cater for up to 12 folks on one in all our well-known Booze Cruises or we can create a romantic setting for couples wishing to experience a powerful Thai sundown from one of our sailing yachts positioned in Koh Tao, Koh Pha Ngan, Koh Samui and Phuket. We also have the perfect boats to let you easily understand how crusing really works!