Koh Tachai whale shark

Whaleshark

Whale sharks and more on a snorkeling liveaboard The guests on board the Sawan snorkeling liveaboard (aka Reggae Queen) in December were lucky enough to snorkel with this whale shark: December is normally a bit early for whale sharks but these days it’s getting harder to predict and the last two years have been very good for sightings throughout the season. This one was seen at Koh Tachai. There were Read More …

Snorkeling with a whale shark

Whale shark at shark point

Snorkeling with a whale shark These photos were taken in July 2011 from MV Saimai while snorkeling with a whale shark at Phuket Shark Point. This is really rare but in July and August (low season months in Phuket) sightings are more common than the rest of the year. These divers had just finished their dive during which they had not seen the whale shark. They only noticed it when the got Read More …