THAILAND DESTINATIONS

Thailand is the hub of cruising in Southeast Asia – and Phuket is the hub of cruising in Thailand.

Phuket, Racha Islands, Phi Phi Islands

Phuket, Racha Islands, Phi Phi Islands

Phang Nga Bay, Krabi Islands, Koh Lanta

Phang Nga Bay, Krabi Islands, Koh Lanta

To the northeast of Phuket, Phang Nga Bay is a cruising wonderland, filled with spectacular, vertical rock formations containing hidden lagoons, while the Krabi Islands and Koh Lanta to the south offer similarly beautiful scenery and water but with fewer visitors.

Koh Lipe, Similan Islands, Surin Islands

Koh Lipe, Similan Islands, Surin Islands

More remote destinations from Phuket include Koh Lipe, one of 51 islands in Tarutao National Park in the very south of Thailand, close to Malaysia. To the northwest of Phuketthere are the Similan Islands and, further north, the Surin Islands, both offering spectacular diving including shipwrecks.