At Koh Payam Island you will find our dive shop on the main road to Aow Yai Beach. This road runs from the pier to Aow Yai Beach. About 100 m before the entrance to the beach, you will find our shop at the intersection.
Our shop is yearly opened from mid-December to mid-April.
In our shop we can check you in for a day trip or dive tour and provide you with rental dive equipment.
We also teach dive courses in our dive shop at Koh Payam. For the shallow water sessions, we take you to the shore line of the island or rent a boat to go around Koh Payam island.
Dive shop at Koh Chang Island
At Koh Chang Island you will find our Dive Shop at Cashew Resort, which is situated in the middle of Aow Yai Bay. Ask a regular taxi boat driver to drop you in front of Aladdin Dive Safari. Walk 50 meters up from the beach and, voila, there you will already see our shop.
Our shop is yearly opened from mid-December until the beginning of April.
Besides checking you in for the next day trip or dive tour, we also can help you here with Refresher Dives, rental dive equipment and dive courses.
Dive shop at Ranong Island Pier
In Ranong you will find our Dive Shop at the Island Pier, from where daily boats leave to and return from the Islands Koh Chang and Koh Payam. When you arrive at the pier, you'll find our shop at the second floor above the shop of Blue Sky Resort.
Our shop is open from January to April during our dive season. Best is to make an appointment upon your arrival.
In our shop we can check you in for our day trips and dive tours and provide you with details about our rental dive equipment. We have also some aqua-gear for sale like dry bags, masks and snorkel sets.
Find your way in and to Ranong Province
Located at the West Coast of the Andaman Sea in Thailand and bordering Myanmar (Burma), lays the little Province of Ranong at approximately 8 degrees north latitude. Do not confuse Ranong and Koh Chang with Rayong and Koh Chang in the Trat Province, which lays near Bangkok.
You can easily get to Ranong Town via plane from Bangkok, local bus or VIP buses from Bangkok, Phuket, Khao Lak, Had Yai or Suratthani, per minibus from Khao Lak, Surathani or Chumpon, and the train via Chumpon. The islands Koh Chang and Koh Payam are situated at the West Coast of Thailand at a stones throw from Ranong Town. You can get from Ranong Town to Koh Payam in 30 minutes and to Koh Chang in 1.5 hours.
In Ranong Province you can find accommodation ranging from low-, middle class and high budget. Bamboo huts on the beach, cozy bungalows, villas along the sea shore... We recommend you to stay at Ranong at The House of Happinez!
About Ranong Province
Ranong has the lowest population density and the highest percentage of uncut rainforest in Thailand. With beautiful offshore islands, hot springs, waterfalls and access to Myanmar (Burma), Ranong retains a friendly yet exotic border province.
Unlike in the old days, nowadays it is easy to get to Ranong. Daily several flights arrive at the airport of Ranong. Daily day- and night buses comfort you with easy transport to Ranong Town. Read here more about flights, mini buses, local buses, taxis, boat tickets and the train.