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Manta Ray and Whaleshark Dive Safaris to Hin Daeng and Hin Muang

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Sail and Dive Phuket | 0 comments

Manta Ray and Whaleshark Dive Safaris to Hin Daeng and Hin Muang Every April and May, we offer special sail and dive safaris from Phuket, with our sailing catamaran Nakamal. During this time of the year the ocean is usually very calm and we are able to stay over night at this exposed spot which is located quite far down south from Phuket. Hin Daeng as well as Hin Muang are famous for the plenty Manta and Whaleshark sightings which occur mostly around this time of the year, due to the sea is loaded with nutritious plankton the main food source...

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Mergui Archipel – The Last Gem in the Andaman Sea

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Sail and Dive Phuket | 1 comment

Last November, Team Nakamal (Dieter & Ay), the local guide (Jojo) and 3 guests from Switzerland (Yves, Sasha and Roberto) made a discovery cruise deep into the heart of the Mergui Archipelago on board S/Y Nakamal. The Mergui Archipelago in Myanmar (Burma) consists of more than 800 pristine islands, much more than the whole of Thailand. Currently, there is only 1 resort in the area. Some islands are inhabited by burmese fisherman or Moken sea gypsies. It’s the perfect sailing area for an adventure and diving cruise. And because...

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