Scuba Diving White Rock

White Rock is one of the most visited dive sites of Koh Tao, because it is only 10 minutes by boat from Sairee Beach and the Mae Haad Pier in Koh Tao towards Nang Yuan Island.

IDC Koh TaoWhite Rock is also one of the largest diving sites of Koh Tao. With a depth range of 26 m to 5 m, it is suitable for all scuba diving levels, including Open Water One.. The White Rock dive site provides a variety of habitats for different marine life as it ranges from one meter to twenty meters deep.

White Rock boasts a large coral garden situated between two distinct granite pinnacles to the north and south side and a vast array of bottom day time and nocturnal inhabitants.

White Rock offers a wide range of marine life such as Sea Turtles, Nudibranchs, Blue Spotted Stingrays, White Eyed Moray, Barracudas, Angel Fish, and Moray Eels are commonly sighted, as well as the infamous Trigger Fish. White Rock also displays a wide variety of soft and hard coral.

White Rock is particularly popular for night dives, and for the 4th PADI Open Water dive. Night diving also unveils many different kinds of Feather Stars, hunting Cone Shell, feeding Sting Rays, Black Spotted Porcupine fish, sleeping Parrot fish and Monocle Beam fish. You may also be lucky enough to spot a Hawksbill Turtle.

White Rock; 4R67+2J Ko Tao, Ko Pha-ngan District, Surat Thani, Thailand