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The Best Fun Diving in Ao Nang, Krabi

Krabi is a growing scuba diving destination in Thailand, and no wonder. Located on the southwestern coast of Thailand, Ao Nang is the perfect starting point for dive trips to the beautiful dive sites of the local islands and the Phi Phi islands. The Andaman sea offers divers warm waters, easy diving conditions, and an abundance of world-class marine life, from vibrant fish to captivating critters and thriving coral ecosystems.

While we are a PADI 5 Star IDC Center, we welcome all certified divers from every reputable dive agency, including SSI, TDI, CMAS, BSAC, and more. 

A Pleasant and Safe Diving Experience with Fast Manta

At Fast Manta, we are dedicated to delivering an exquisite and safe experience on the best dive sites in the Krabi area. We achieve this by sticking to these practices:

Short Days

Departing from Ao Nang in the morning and returning in the early afternoon, our day trips provide you with ample time to enjoy your evening after a day of fun diving, all made possible by our spacious catamaran speedboat.

Small Group Sizes

To ensure a safe and enjoyable diving experience, we limit our fun diving groups to a maximum of four certified divers.

Expert Buddy Selection

Our experienced team carefully selects your dive buddies based on your certification level, dive experience, and confidence underwater. This ensures that you can explore the underwater world with peace of mind.

Professional Dive Leaders

Our team consists of full-time, professional dive leaders who are dedicated to upholding the highest safety standards. They are there to guide you through your fun dives, providing expert supervision and assistance throughout your day, underwater and on the boat.

All Gear Included

We believe in providing you with a hassle-free experience. All necessary diving equipment is included in the cost of your dive. However, if you prefer to use your own gear, we are delighted to offer you a discount on your dives.

Safe Dive Site Selection

Safety is at the forefront of our dive planning. We consult with our local Thai Captain daily to assess water movement and site conditions, ensuring that site selections are realistic and safety-conscious.

Fun Diving Requirements

Certified Open Water Diver or higher. 

A refresher dive is mandatory for fun divers with less than 50 dives who haven’t dived in the last 12 months.

10 years or older.

Medically fit to dive.

Please check basic health requirements here.

Fun Diving in Phi Phi Islands

Breezing through the sea in just over an hour, our new spacious aluminium catamaran speedboat, Ocean Manta, offers you the fastest and most comfortable way to the best dive sites in Phi Phi, right from Ao Nang, Krabi.

Day Schedule

Please note that in monsoon season trips to Phi Phi are subject to availability and weather conditions.

Fun Diving in Ao Nang Local Islands

The close proximity of the Ao Nang Local Islands allows us to offer trips there using both our speedboat catamaran, Ocean Manta, and our longtail boat, Reef Manta.

Day Schedule

*3 dive trips are mostly run in monsoon season, weather permitting.

Sunday Special

We keep Sundays for the most special fun diving trips. Depending on weather and other conditions, Sunday Special trips could head to Koh Haa, King Cruiser, Anemone Reef, Shark Point, The Kled Gaeow -wreck, Hin Bida, Karang Heng (Hin Klai) or other exciting dive sites. Reach out to ask this Sunday’s destination!

Sunday Specials are operated on our custom-made catamaran speedboat, Ocean Manta, offering you the fastest way from Ao Nang to the more remote dive sites.

Day Schedule

Please note Sunday Special trips are not available in monsoon season, and are arranged weather and numbers permitting.

What's Included

*Please note there is an extra fee for pick ups/drop offs to Khlong Muang, Tub Kaek and any other location outside the main Ao Nang area. Check on our prices page.

Our pricing does not include the requisite national park fees that must be paid directly onboard. Check our prices on the pricing page.

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