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35 m / 8 m

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  • MV DiveRACE Class E believes that scuba diving should be an enjoyable journey, so elegant design and adventurous itineraries are at the heart of their trips
  • Diving never been so comfortable, from hot towels after each dive to hanging up your wetsuits for you, the crew are always on hand
  • The comfort extends to on-board life too with an air-conditioned saloon for watching movies, an in-room massage service and a spacious sundeck with loungers
  • Explore unique dive destinations across Thailand, Malaysia, and Myanmar, including the legendary Richelieu Rock and The Similan Islands
  • Snorkel in crystal clear waters, explore white sandy beaches, feast on BBQs and make use of the boat’s kayaks and inflatables to paddle around
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Date of last update:May 12, 2021

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Our crew is trained to ensure cabins and facilities are kept cleaned and sanitary every day.

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We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

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  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 50%
  • 75 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 10.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 56 days prior to arrival
  • 25.0% will be charged if you cancel between 56 and 22 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 22 days prior to arrival



Without question MV DiveRACE Class E is a fantastic Similan and Burma liveaboard with an unusual name

The Similans are a chain of 9 tiny and verdant Islands fringed with white sand beaches and surrounded by some of the area's richest waters. No other region offers such a number of excellent Dive Sites and such wonderful Scuba Diving as can be found in this protected National Park.

DiveRACE was born of a belief that learning to Scuba Dive should be an enjoyable journey. It is a name, we hope, would one day be synonymous with fun, adventure and enthusiasm for the sport of diving. Diving is in our DNA. Anyone who loves to dive is one of us. It doesn’t matter where you hail from, what languages you speak - we’re all Divers at heart!

What you can expect 

Custom built in December 2014 with the help of Naval architects and a Dutch vessel consultant, the 34.5m MV DiveRACE Class E dive Liveaboard was elegantly designed with comfort and safety in mind. Arriving on the scene in 2015, this steel mono-hulled motor yacht can accommodate up to 20 Divers on Scuba Diving Adventures around the Andaman Sea. 

There is plenty of room for relaxation aboard the MV DiveRACE Class E Liveaboard. Guests have a choice of the air-conditioned Salon, where you can watch the latest movies on the impressive 60” 3D TV, have a relaxing Massage in the private massage room, or enjoy a BBQ with chilled drink on the spacious Sundeck.

DiveRACE Class E seeks to be a liveaboard class apart from the rest. 14 Crew are on hand to look after you on board and they will even serve you with hot chocolate, juice, and a towel after each dive. The Sun Deck is a popular spot with sun loungers to soak up the sunshine in the Similan Islands, and built-in sofa chairs in the shade. Guests can also socialise in the air-conditioned Saloon with circular sofa seating, or the open-air Dining area, both on the Upper Deck. 

The cabins are located on the Lower and Main Decks. The large Dive Deck features 2 ladders, 4 fresh water showers and 2 toilets. Photographers will appreciate other features like camera rinse tanks on the Dive Deck and multimedia stations throughout the boat. 

2 motorised dive tenders - dive deck with 4 freshwater showers and 2 toilets - air-conditioned saloon with DVD video, music and games - open-air dining area - sundecks with mattresses and in-built sofa seating - private massage room - multimedia stations - drinking water dispenser, enriched air Nitrox

Menu, Cuisine Type...

Meals on DiveRACE Class E are enjoyed in the open-air dining area on the Main Deck. Meals are served at the table and start with Dinner served on the evening of embarkation. A barbeque is normally scheduled during the trip. Breakfast and lunch are served on the final day. Thai, Asian and International main meal dishes. A selection of 4 to 5 dishes per sitting will be waitress served dining in the open air Dining area on the Upper Deck. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate, fruit, water, snacks and biscuits are provided free of charge. Soft drinks, beer and wine are also available for purchase.

Don’t miss out on this exciting adventure and book your diving liveaboard trip today aboard the MV DiveRACE Class E.

The 14 professional and experienced boat and dive crew are on hand to make sure your Dive Trip is a memorable one, as you explore the beautiful dive sites of the Similan Islands or the untouched waters of the Mergui Archipelago in Myanmar.

MV DiveRace staff's mission is to deliver professional, efficient and friendly scuba diving services to our customers. To guide and conduct scuba diving courses with safety as our priority, while ensuring the enjoyment of Divers and Students. To be among the top liveaboard operators in Southeast Asia.

How to get there

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Deck Plan


For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Indonesian
  • Thai

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Boat Amenities


  • Land Excursions

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking

Great for families

  • Movies

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food


  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Uk (3 Pin) Power Sockets
  • Us Power Sockets
  • Power Socket Adapters
  • Rebreather-Friendly

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Massage Services


  • Cash


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