Rayong - Hin Ploeng - Koh Talu

Rayong - Hin Ploeng - Koh Talu
Diving Type Boat Diving
Level All level
Depth 10 - 25 m.
Visibility 5 - 15 m.
Current None - Medium
Water Temp 26 - 31 °C
Dive Site Hin-Pleng1, 2, 3, Koh Talu, Koh Mun Nok, Koh Mun Nai
Season October - May
Highlight Whale Shark, Batfish, Common Lionfish, Sawblade Shrimp, Longfin Bannerfish

General Info

This pinnacle is the most famous diving spot in Rayong located about 2 hours from the coast. There are western pinnacle and eastern pinnacle.

Dive Site (Detail)

There are a variety of corals from hard coral to soft coral and sea fans, as well as fields of sea anemones with clownfish. Black corals are also common.

Pelagic fish around the pinnacle are also stunning, ranging from yellow-stripe trevally, snapper, chevron barracuda, etc.

At the top of the pinnacle, there are fields of whip corals. Look carefully, you may find ovulid snails clinging to the sea whip, along with razorfish swimming upside down nearby. It’s one of the easiest places to see this fish.

For the big creatures, there are some chances to encounter whale sharks. Sea turtles are not common, but there was a report of a hawksbill turtle in 2021, which was named 'Europa'.

Other interesting sea creatures include lionfish, pufferfish, porcupinefish, clownfish, giant clams, sea slugs, butterflyfish, etc. Sometimes, you may find yourself followed by a batfish for the whole dive.

Go There

Traveling to Klaeng District can be done by private car or minibus. There are several companies providing day trip diving at Hin Phoeng.

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Nearest Recompression Chamber Facility

  • Bangkok Pattaya Hospital: Sukhumvit Road, Pattaya City, Chonburi Province, Tel. 038-259-986, Call Center 1719, Call for an emergency vehicle. Tel. 038-259-911.
  • LifePlus Wellness Clinic, Star IT Center Building, 2nd Floor, Sukhumvit Road, Muang District, Rayong Province, Tel. 065 719 6555