Posts Tagged "Whale Sharks in Thailand"

Whale Sharks in the Gulf in May?

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Koh Phangan information, Scuba Diving | 0 comments

Whale Sharks in the Gulf in May?

Chaloklum Diving wish you summer greetings from a typically peaceful, post-full moon party island. What’s not so typical is the fact that a bunch of Whale Sharks seem to have taken a liking to Koh Phangan’s top dive destination Sail Rock, and we’ve been seeing them most times that we make a diving, and snorkelling, trip out there. As it is also low season, it means that we have been neglecting our other favourite destinations – Anthong Marine Park and Koh Tao are still very much off the schedule although we have had some nice SCUBA dives at our local, Koh Phangan dive...

Read More

Whale Shark; Rhincodon typus

Posted by on Dec 19, 2011 in | 0 comments

Your normal Whale Shark seems to prefer the deeper dive sites beyond Koh Phangan. Sail Rock, Southwest and Chumphon Pinnacles are their favourites. When scuba diving or snorkelling with them, please show proper respect. Keep your distance and switch off your strobes or camera flash if doing underwater photography....

Read More