Explore beaches, islands and caves. Sail, swim, snorkel & kayak
Discover the beautiful southern Islands of the Andaman Sea during this 6 days / 5 nights tropical island cruise.
It's easy to relax and feel comfortable on board a new catamaran, 48 foot Amadeus with it's stylish interior and natural wood colour trims inside. The varnished rosewood & beach floor is a masterpiece of craftsmanship adding a nice touch to the elegant feeling on board the yacht.
Board the Amadeus Catamaran for a memorable sailing holiday and get to know the islands south of Phuket, where you can snorkel, swim, relax, kayak and be treated to 3 delicious meals everyday.
The cruise’s departure schedule is shown under our Good to Know tab. Please read before booking.
Amadeus features 3 double master cabins with their own bathroom, electric toilet and shower facilities and one double aft cabin with shared shower and bathroom. All cabins are well-ventilated with double electric fans and opening hatches, twin individual lighting and have room for storing your personal belongings. The crew cabins are separate and forward, only accessible from the top hatch.
The saloon is spacious with a u-shaped, custom built settee set around 2 tables and 10 people can comfortably enjoy meals together. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served daily!. You can also choose to sit outside in the cockpit which features a large table. A convenient and well-stocked galley is located in the starboard (right) hull and is fitted with a gas stove and an oven/grill. Fresh water is not a problem, Amadeus has a desalination system on board with a 160 liter/hr capacity.
Come enjoy a tropical sailing island cruising holiday. Sleeping under the stars is a favourite!
Tour Itinerary & Map (below)
Guests should take an early morning taxi transfer from the Phuket airport or from your hotel on Phuket to Ao Chalong Bay on the Southeast corner of Phuket where the ship is moored. Look for beach at Dickies Lighthouse Bar and Restaruant. At 10 AM, a dinghy will pick you up on the beach and transfer you to SY Amadeus. You can settle into your cabin and then attend an orientation by the Captain, the Amadeus sets off at 10:30 am.
In about two hours, we will reach the Koh Mai Thon Island, where you can enjoy the warm, clear waters of the Indian Ocean.
A delicious lunch is prepared for you by the on board chef. We know you will enjoy her cooking. After lunch, we will set sail again, this time for Ko Phi Phi Don. Here it's a lot of fun to wander through the streets, have a drink at a bar and take in the unique sights of this busy little holiday island. In the evening, enjoy a wonderful dinner aboard the ship. This is your first overnight location.
After a tasty breakfast, we will hoist sails and go to Kantiang Bay, in Ko Lanta Island. This is a large island which offers many daytime activities, including, for example, an elephant ride through the island’s tropical forest.
Later in the afternoon we will sail further south, and anchor overnight in a secluded bay.
On this day, breakfast will be served while we sail. Our destination: Ko Muk Island.
Here you can visit the Emerald Cave, where a breath-taking surprise awaits you.
Once again, we will hoist our big sails, and with good wind, we should reach Ko Rok Nok Island in about two hours. This area is world-famous for its snorkeling and diving, and it boasts the most beautiful beach of the Andaman Sea.
The water is crystal clear, and the range of sea life in the Coral Sea will amaze you. In the evening, we’ll set up a barbecue on the white sand, which you can enjoy under a beautiful sunset.
You really won’t want to leave right away. Before we set off, make sure to take one last dip in this gorgeous natural setting.
On the way to Ko Phi Phi Leh, we will stop for more snorkeling at Ko Ha. You might be able to catch some tuna for very fresh sashimi along the way.
Just in time for a spectacular sunset, we arrive at Maya Bay. This is where the film “The Beach” was shot. We will spend the night in this beautiful bay, which is one of the TOP TEN sights of our planet.
At seven in the morning, the world is just waking up. Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee as you contemplate the morning light in Maya Bay.
After a nice breakfast, we set sail and head to Ko Racha Yai Island. With luck, you might be able to see a pod of bottlenose dolphins along the way.
Here we look for the most secluded bay to spend the night. There will be different activities before we drop anchor.
The water is clear as glass, and you can lure the most colorful fish towards you with just some rice.
After breakfast, the ship will take you back to Phuket’s Chalong Bay. We plan to arrive back at Chalong by 10:30 am. Disembark Amadeus with fantastic holiday memories. You may travel on to the Phuket Airport or take a taxi to your hotel.
Good to Know
Meeting Location & Time
Guests should take an early morning taxi to Ao Chalong Bay and arrive before 10:00 am, look for Dickie's Lighthouse Bar and Restaurant. Go to the beach and you will transfer to SY Amadeus by dinghy so that you are on board Amadeus at 10:00 am.
Book your cruise on TourChoice for a $30 taxi voucher for every 2 people!
Departure Schedule - 2016
- 30 Oct - 04 November
- 06- - 11 Nov
- 13 - 18 Nov
- 20 - 25 Nov
- 27 Nov to 02 December
- 04 - 09 Dec
- 11 - 16 Dec
- 18- 23 Dec
- 25 - 30 Dec
- 31 Dec 05 January 2017
- 08- 13 Jan
- 15 - 20 Jan
- 22 - 27 Jan
- 05 - 10 February
- 12- 17 Feb
- 19 - 24 Feb
- 26 Feb - 03 March
- 05 - 10 Mar
- 12 - 17 Mar
- 02 - 07 April
- 09- 14 Apr
- 16 - 21 Apr
- 23 - 28 Apr
- 30 Apr - 05 May 2017
Terms & Conditions
Booking the Tour
- Price USD, per person, a min of 2 persons per booking
- Allow up to 24 hours for TourChoice.com to confirm
- Provide all guest names and ages when booking
- We accept secure payments by Visa, MasterCard, American Express and PayPal
- Payment in full if booking 40 days or less before cruise date. Otherwise a 50% deposit if booking 2 or more months in advance
- A booking voucher & invoice will be emailed to you immediately upon confirmation of your reservation.
- Suggest booking all sailing tours a minimum of 2 to 4 months in advance for high season (November 1 to March)
- email to request child rate, dependent on age
Amadeus Refund / Cancellation Policy:
If the guest cancels the trip, the following fees apply. Number of days prior to trip start date:
- 12 weeks or more, guest forfiet 25% of booking
- 8 to 12 weeks, guest forfiets 50% of the booking
- 4 to 8 weeks, guest forfiets 80% of the booking
- less than 4 weeks, guest forfiet 100% of the booking
- Amadeus has a strict cancelation policy, we recommend you purchase trip cancelation insurance please
The itinerary is guide and may change due to any conditions at the Captains sole discretion as guest safety is the most important consideration.
Sailing Yacht Amadeus Details
- Length is 48 feet
- Join in cruise can accommodate 8 happy sailors
- 3 double berth cabins w/ ensuite private bathroom & shower and 1 double cabin with a shared bathroom
- Double fans in every cabin
- 4 bathrooms and 3 showers in total with additional shower on deck
- Water Maker
- CD and ipod audio system
- 8 person tender with outboard motor
- snorkeling equipment
- Two - 2 person kayaks
- Cruising speed 8 knots, top speed 15 knots
- Amadeus is 48 ' x 25' and she is fitted with an aluminum fixed awning for protection from the sun
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