May 2017 Newsletter

We’ve been having some amazing dive trips and fun events with you over the last couple of months and there’s a lot more planned for the rest of 2017. Keep reading, you’ll get a sneaky preview into some of our planned dive trips for 2018 as well.

We’ve already taken you to the Rayong Pinnacles in January and had 3 awesome dives. February is our Wreck Lovers Month and we got 6 dives on the HTMS Chang on our Weekend Koh Chang Trip. April is Songkran and Easter and a lovely time to be at the Similans. Our April Trip this year, saw us diving with Manta Rays for 5 dives. Here’s whats coming up for the rest of 2017.


PADI Women diving

Happy Birthday to us. Mermaids Dive Center are celebrating 25 years as an official PADI Dive Center on the 30th July 2017. Look out for our Birthday specials.

We’ve got a PADI Ladies diving day on the 15th July. This event is dedicated to all our female divers and we’ll be heading out on Mermaids 4 to the Far Islands.

The Apeks and Aqua Lung pro teams are coming to Mermaids on the 27th and 28th July. Over the 2 days they will be training divers with their Technician Seminars.


The Saturday Social BBQ at Mermaids is so much fun. Join the Mermaids Team and fellow divers for food, fun and laughter on 15th July, 26th August, 23rd September, 21st October, 11th November and our Xmas Special on 23rd December.


Mermaids Clean Up Days

It’s the Inter Schools International Clean Up the Reef days on 9th and 16th September. Over 250 students from International Schools in Bangkok and Pattaya joined us in 2016 to clean up the reef and beat of Koh Sak. If you are a school and interested in joining us on this event and helping us make a difference, please contact Sheena at [email protected]


It’s the 10th year of our International Clean Up the Reef day event here at Mermaids. join us for this spacial occasion taking place on the 7th October. This day is open for anyone to join in and you get 2 dives with dinner at our Reef Clean Up closing party on the evening. Want to join in? please contact Sheena at [email protected]


Koh Chang Wreck Diving Thailand

Our Koh Chang trip is back again this month. Get 6 dives on the HTMS Chang with the Mermaids Team. We are departing Pattaya on the 16th November, diving on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th and leave that night to be back in time for work or school on the Monday. This trip is open to all ages and all certification levels. Book now to avoid disappointment, this is one of our most popular trips.


Maldives Liveaboard Thailand

Its Maldives time!!!! Yes, you read it correctly, 9th December we are heading to the Maldives for a 7 day Liveaboard Trip on the Ocean Sapphire. We are so excited about meeting the locals – Hammerheads, Manta Rays, Whale Sharks and more. A fantastic price for the trip of 67,000 baht pp sharing and flights are pretty good too. Want to join us? please contact terry at [email protected]

We’ve already booked the Tapana Liveaboard heading to the Similans on the 16th April 2018. Places are available at 25,000 baht pp sharing ex flights, but hurry and contact Terry, these won’t be around for very long. Maldives, will be on the schedule again.