Welcome to over 5,000 images of the splendid marine life that you can see on SCUBA dives or when snorkelling here in the Gulf of Thailand. All of the underwater photos were taken only at dive sites that we visit, by the Chaloklum Diving School PADI professionals and our fun...Read More
The tropical island of Koh Phangan is an excellent base for dive trips – both SCUBA diving and snorkelling. We go to all the top dive destinations on this side of the Gulf of Thailand. One of the most well known in Thailand is Sail Rock; this truly great dive site is only...Read More
Your normal Whale Shark seems to prefer the deeper dive sites beyond Koh Phangan. Sail Rock, Southwest Pinnacles 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...Read More
PADI Discover SCUBA Diving For visitors to Koh Phangan who don’t have enough time to get certified or who want to check it out first, we offer beginners PADI courses that give you a genuine experience of scuba diving in a safe, controlled style. After a careful briefing...Read More
We are a PADI 5 Star Centre offering personal dive courses, SCUBA diving and snorkelling trips, with over 20 years reputation for the highest standards. We work only with small groups of divers and take enough time to enjoy long, relaxed fun dives or to complete your PADI course properly.
Sail Rock (aka “Hin Bai”) is one of the top diving destinations in the Gulf of Thailand and it’s still great for better visibility, big and schooling fish, as well as some of the most spectacular underwater scenery… Read More
Greetings from Nick and Michael! We opened Chaloklum Diving School on Koh Phangan way back in 1995, a year or so after falling under the spell of the island and the clear, warm waters in the Gulf of Thailand… Read More
“Mu Koh Angthong” has a wide range of U/W life and lots of interesting scenery on a variety of quiet dive sites at the North tip of the National Marine Park – it’s the best destination for some serious snorkelling too… Read More