Scuba diving is diving underwater while you have some breathing apparatus. The words self-contained underwater breathing apparatus is shortened as Scuba. The main part of the scuba is a can which contains compressed air. The scuba diver straps the can with compressed air at the back. The regulator supplies oxygen to the scuba diver. There are people who do scuba diving professionally while others do it for recreational purposes. In military and rescue operations, scuba diving is done professionally. We shall look at recreational scuba diving. Thailand has a high number of scuba diving spots. When on a tour in Thailand, you should visit the following scuba diving places.
The Surin Islands is a famous Thailand scuba diving spot. The water is clear therefore you will be able to view a lot of fish. The site is located far in the interior, therefore the site is unspoiled since a lot of tourists do not visit the place. Since the Surin Islands have been a Marine National Park, the coral reef looks good. You should go for scuba diving in this site in the months of February, March and April when the sharks can be spotted.
King Cruiser Wreck is another famous scuba diving site in Thailand. Phuket is the region which has King Cruiser Wreck. King Cruiser Wreck originated from a ferry which sank in 1997 with over 500 passengers. The anemone reef in this site which attracts a lot of divers resulted to the sinking of King Cruiser ferry. The King Cruiser ferry was never retrieved therefore scuba diving in this site will enable you to view the wreck.
Shark Point is also a must-visit scuba diving site in Thailand. The spot is just near Phuket. Although the term Shark Point is ominous, you should not avoid this site. The sharks in this spots are harmless such that you will be able to swim with them. You will never forget how you swam with the leopard sharks in Shark Point. The Shark Point is large therefore you need to spend some days there.
Anemone Reef is another must-visit site in Phuket. Although this site is a nightmare to sailors, it is good for scuba diving. The Anemone reef is a big rock. You will also view the anemone which seems to be moving. Anemone Reef scuba diving site has a variety of fish such as tuna.
Finally, Koh Dok Mai is also a famous scuba diving site. Koh Dok Mai is a small island, therefore, you can explore it entirely within a day.