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Sail Rock is situated out in the Gulf of Thailand between Koh Phangan & Koh Tao. It's mainly wall diving with submerged pinnacles & a vertical chimney, running to depths of 30+ metres.

Cup corals & colourful marine life on the walls, & schools of fish everywhere. Barracuda, Snapper, Batfish, Trevally, Fusiliers, Rabbitfish & more hang out around the rockin massive schools. There are some large resident Malabar & Brown Marbled Grouper in deeper water & Whalesharks often call by & stay for a few days...

Visibility is generally good but currents can be strong around the full & black moon.

Dive site info provided by Chaloklum Diving on Sep 19, 2018

Latest Dives

Comments, photos and species

Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Great Baracuda
Longfin Bannerfish
Horse-Eye Jack
Malabar Grouper
*Ocean Republic mit Alba
Oriental Sweetlips
Sail Rock - Chimney


Photos taken by users who dived here

Picture taken by Korpong Krailkhum at Sail Rock on Oct 21, 2020 Picture taken by Korpong Krailkhum at Sail Rock on Oct 21, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Taviphop Puengsoonthonsirimas at Sail Rock on Aug 20, 2020 Picture taken by Jovica Pavlovic at Sail Rock on Apr 28, 2019 Picture taken by Jovica Pavlovic at Sail Rock on Apr 28, 2019

Marine Life

What species others who dived here encountered

Whale Shark
Oriental Sweetlips
Hawksbill Sea Turtle
Great Baracuda
Longfin Bannerfish
Horse-Eye Jack
Malabar Grouper

Nearby Dive Centers

Ordered by distance, within a range of 25km

Chaloklum Diving

Email: chaloklumdiving@hotmail.com Telephone: +66 77374025

          Chaloklum Diving is a PADI 5 Star Centre offering personal dive courses, luxury SCUBA diving and snorkelling trips, with 20 years reputation for the highest standards. They work only with small groups of divers and take enough time to enjoy long, relaxed fun dives or to complete your PADI training properly.

Blue Horizon Diving And Adventures

Email: contact@bhdivers.co Telephone: +66 (0) 8 365 00 920

          Blue Horizon Diving is located at Haad Yao Beach at Koh Phangan island in Thailand. They have the passion of the underwater world & a multi-national dive EXPERIENCE from all over the world since many years. Blue Horizon Diving is the only dive center in Phangan offering fluorescent diving & snorkeling with UV lights. The team of instructors and dive masters, live on Phangan since many years. They teach in french, english and spanish in a relaxing atmosphere from beginners to PROFESSIONAL levels. They got other staff available for any other different languages.

Nava Scuba Diving

Email: hello@navascuba.com Telephone: +66 81 168 1144

          NAVA Scuba Diving is a newly opened dive shop located in the south of Koh Tao. We are in the area of Chalok, a relaxed and quiet beachside area, just a few minutes away from the main pier. NAVA is situated right on the beach, with water lapping at the steps of our dive shop. You will learn your diving theory in the open air classrooms on comfortable beanbags, before being equiped with the latest ScubaPro diving equipment. Our safe and reliable taxi service will then take you to the pier where our dive boat is waiting. At NAVA we are a small and dedicated team, and you will always be welcome to join us for a sunset drink at the end of the day.

La Bombona Diving

Email: info@labombonadivingkohtao.com Telephone: + 66 917 427 786

          La Bombona Diving: QUALITY diving in Spanish on the island of Koh Tao, Thailand. Since our opening, more than 4 years ago, we have shared our passion with more than 3,000 divers. We offer recreational courses and professional and technical training given by our Instructor Trainer -with 15 years of experience in diving-. In addition, if you are already a certified diver, come and enjoy the most personalized fun dives: daily visits to the best diving spots on the island, recreational dives only and small groups up to 4 people. What distinguishes us? We are not a big diving center, which allows us to offer a closer service and adapted it to each client`s profile. Always with professionals with a long experience on the island, high quality equipment and the best boat in Koh Tao -3 plants, large working area, fresh water showers, full bathroom, bar / chillout area, drink, fruit, breakfast. .. And a large solarium on the third floor that offers incredible views. In terms of accommodation, we prefer to dedicate ourselves only to diving so we will help in whatever you need to find the place that best suits your needs and pockets. And all this always maintaining an unbeatable value for money. What are you waiting to live your diving experience with us? Learn, improve, practice diving with the best service, safety and price!

The Diver's Boat

Email: info@thediversboat.com Telephone: +66 87 011 5281

          The Divers Boat was created with the dream to provide a memorable scuba diving experience in Koh Tao. The 4 pillars of our company are: Comfort, Safety, Professionalism and Enjoyment.

The Dive Inn

Email: thediveinn@gmail.com Telephone: +66 (0)77 374 262

          The Dive Inn is a long established and widely respected PADI '5 Star' dive centre on Koh Phangan island in the the Gulf of Thailand. They cater to beginners, advanced divers and non-divers and specialise in day trips to the best dive and snorkelling sites in the area. They provide unrivalled personal attention to small groups, ensuring the best possible experience for all customers.

Ko Tao Dive Resort

Email: kotaodivesresort@gmail.com Telephone: +66 (0) 895871843

          Located in Chalok Baan Kao, Ko Tao Dive Resort has a long and clean private beach with white pretty sand and a low tide passable for sunbathing. Ko Tao Dive Resort is a PADI 5 star dive resort which offers dive courses with PADI Diver Training. Everything from your first dive experience to Professional level within the" Quality Dive, Luxury Service & Small Group setting. So if your primary objective is to visit Koh Tao for diving then they invite you to stay with them. Ko Tao Dive Resort offers a wide variety of quality accommodation with the Mountain View, Beach Zone or Paradise Zone that all access one of three swimming pools.

Ocean Sound Dive & Yoga

Email: info@oceansoundkohtao.com Telephone: 09 4672 5575

          The purpose of Ocean Sound Dive + Yoga is to help you make the most of your visit to the beautiful ​island of Koh Tao, diving and practicing yoga with them. They are a boutique company, with an inspired staff sharing their passion with others. They offer high quality PADI dive courses and professional yoga classes.

Koh Tao Scuba Club

Email: info@kohtaoscubaclub.com Telephone: +66 (0) – 457074

          From the moment you arrive at Koh Tao Scuba Club you will be treated to a team of professionals that love to dive and excel at providing you with the best experience you could possibly gain whilst diving around Koh Tao. Sun Smile is the name of the boat and since they do not share her with anyone they get to choose the dive sites they wish to visit on a daily basis. Koh Tao Scuba Club provides you with a diving experience which is as close to boutique as you could possibly get, without being boutique (at the end of the day, if they do everything for you, you will never learn the correct way to manage your own equipment). Since Koh Tao is so small you will find them perfectly situated at the south end of Sairee Beach, therefore access to any location during your stay whether that is the heart of Sairee or Chalok is only a matter of a few minutes’ walk along the beach. They have a vast array of accommodation available within the Mae Haad area, which are ideally placed guaranteeing a peaceful night’s sleep away from the late night bars. All you need to bring is a smile and a sense of adventure.

Golden Divers

Email: goldenkohtao@gmail.com Telephone: +66-77-456-823

          Golden Divers is a 5-STAR PADI dive centre on the beautiful island Koh Tao in the Gulf of Thailand. Whatever you want to learn in diving, from Bubble maker up to Dive master, they have it all! Golden Divers started eight years ago and since five years they are a 5* Padi dive center! To ensure maximum comfort, results and attention for all divers, they dive in small groups of no more then four people per Instructor/Dive master. Most dive shops on Koh Tao leave early in the morning to go diving but Golden Divers has its own boat which normally leaves at 11:00 AM. On really busy days it goes out twice a day, at 09:00 AM and 01:00 PM.In both cases you don’t have to get up at six on your holiday.
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