Aug. 6-7, 2011 Overnight Trip to Samaesan

Posted on 06/24/11 3 Comments Hey Divers. Time to do something a little different. Looking at the Tide Charts we can see that August 5th, 2011, through the 8th we will have very favorable tides and currents. We at Adventure Divers are sponsoring an overnight camp aboard on the MV Saifon. We plan to leave Bali Hai Pier by 0800 Saturday morning, August 6th, 2011. Our destination will be the Bremen Wreck by around 1030 followed by an hour and half steam south, then Shark Fin Rock, a spectacular wall and unspoiled coral dive teeming with marine life. Then we will steam of for Samaesan and hit the docks sometime in the later afternoon, where we will buy straight from the incoming fishing boats a load of crustaceans, crabs, lobsters and fish for the barbeque on board later that evening. After a night Dive on the Hardeep Wreck we will enjoy our meal, have a few drinks and camp out on the boat. In the morning, after a quick breakfast we will dive the Hardeep Wreck again, then run out to Hin Salam and do another great coral dive. After lunch we will do another dive on Shark Fin Rock then we will go to the Samaesan pier where all who wish to go back to Pattaya will disembark and get into Songtows. The boat will stay overnight and should anyone be interested in another night dive on the Hardeep Wreck and an early morning dive at the Japanese Gardens then they may stay for the second night. A new crowd of day divers will board around 0930 and we will go out to the Hardeep Wreck, steam up to the Bremen Wreck while eating lunch, and after a nice wreck dive on the Bremen back to Bali Hai. The above trip is for Advanced Open Water Divers and above. Enriched Air Diver Qualification is highly recommended but divers who do not possess this qualification may obtain in conjunction with this trip. The Above itinerary is contingent to sufficient participation. Full refund if condition not met. The above itinerary is contingent on weather conditions. Full refund available if weathered out before we go out. Included for the Overnight :
  • Transportation from Pattaya to the Pier and back to Pattaya from Sameasan
  • Delicious Thai and western food, cooked on board, for lunches and Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Water, coffee, tea, all day
  • Assorted tropical Thai fruit
  • Sandwiches for after dive snacks on the trip back
Not included for the overnight:
  • Rental Gear
  • Nitrox (can be purchased on the Trip)
The Day Trip will be booked for the normal Day Trip Price plus 300 Baht Transportation. Overnight Trip August 6 through 7:    7,000 Baht Overnight Trip August 6 through 8:   12,500 Baht Purchase over $300 in diving online and get an automatic 5% discount.

3 Comments

  1. Jimbo says:
    Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 12:27pm

    Hi Robert,
    Thanks for a really great diving weekend in Samaesan. Not only was the diving great, but the whole “adventure” was not to be missed.The crew were first class and the food was excellent. The boat trip down South allowed a glimpse of this part of the coast which (because it is Navy or Army property)is out of bounds to the public. Looking forward to the next excursion.
    Well done to you and all of your staff.

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  2. Adventuredive says:
    Monday, June 27, 2011 at 10:30am

    Hello John

    August 6th
    Bremen 1 Day Wreck Dive
    Shark Fin Rock 1 Day Coral Dive
    Hardeep 1 Night Wreck Dive

    August 7th
    Hardeep 1 Day Wreck Dive
    Hin Shalam 1 Day Coral Dive
    Shark Fin Rock 1 Day Coral Dive (total 7000 Baht)
    (for some taxi back to Pattaya
    Hardeep 1 Night Wreck Dive

    August 8th
    Japanese Gardens 1 Day Dive
    (Some People back to Samaesan by Taxi, cost 2900 Baht [ with own equipment])
    Hardeep 1 Day Wreck Dive
    Bremen 1 Day Wreck Dive
    ( Cost for all dives, 3 days, 12500 Baht)

    Good Diving
    Robert

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  3. John says:
    Saturday, June 25, 2011 at 1:29pm

    Nice plan, the trips are a total of how many dives? Can you summarize? Thanks!

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