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Dive Review of Deep Andaman Queen in

December, 2015, an Instant Reader Report by Mr Franklin Mah, CA, US
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"Similans Liveaboard: Good Trip, Great Guides and Crew"
Report Number 8814
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Belize, Hawaii, Cozumel, Philippines, Indonesia
Closest Airport
Phuket International
Getting There
I did not want to go to
Bangkok on this trip so I flew
to Singapore and from there
flew into Phuket. It is also
possible from Hong Kong to
Phuket. Less than 30 minutes
from landing to collect
luggage and leave airport.

Dive Conditions

Water Temp
82   to 84    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
40   to 70    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Dive in small groups of 5-6 divers. Signal dive guide at half tank. When
someone reaches 750psi in group, starts to go up for safety stop. Time
limit is 50-60 minutes.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Not really geared for underwater cameras. No table or area to work on
cameras. I did it in my cabin. There were tubs at the rear of the boat that
cameras were placed i ...
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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4 stars
Service and Attitude
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Overall Rating

Value for $$
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I don't really like to spend a lot of time on a liveaboard so with most of
the trips from Phuket just 4-5 nights I wanted to try it. Prices were very
reasonable compared to other places and the Deep Andaman Queen seem to be a
good value. I also booked and paid in September 2015 so I got free Nitrox
for my Dec 5-9 trip to the Similans.
I stayed in Karon Beach and I was picked up pretty much in the expected
time range.  ...
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