This guide encompasses over three million square miles of some of the best cruising grounds in the world. From the Andaman Islands in the west, through the Gulf of Thailand and South China Sea and further into the Pacific Ocean in the east. 30 degrees of Latitude and 28 degrees of longitude are described. This entire region lies north and south of the equator in tropical zones. We have also included small introductory chapters on the Philippines, Hong Kong and Palau.
This pilot book covers The Andaman Sea, which forms The Eastern Indian Ocean and The South China Sea, connecting via The Malacca straits, as well as the seas north and south of Indonesia.
Twelve countries are included:Thailand,Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Cambodia, Philippines, Hong Kong (China), Indonesia and India's Andaman Islands are all covered in some detail. Introductory notes on Palau and the Hermit Islands are included as potential stopovers from the Pacific.
All the information required to pass through or cruise and explore by yacht is presented in an easy-to-reference style. The authors have compiled the information over more than three decades of personal experience in the region and have invited a number of well qualified voyagers to update facilities and opportunities in these rapidly developing cruising destinations.
FEATURES & MISCELLANEOUS
About Southeast Asia Pilot
Anchorage symbols explained
Royal Phuket Marina
Major refit facilities in the region
Yachting events in the region
Krabi & Phi Phi
Phuket to Ranong
Koh Lanta to Tarutao
KohSamui& The Western Gulf
Pattaya & The Eastern Gulf
West Malaysia, West Coast
West Malaysia, East Coast
East Malaysia (Borneo)
SINGAPORE, JOHOR BAHRU, ВАТАМ & DARWIN
8th Parallel Region
Raja Am pat
Van Phong Bay
Koh Rong Group
INDIA - THE ANDAMAN ISLANDS
Port Blair & the surrounding area
Homfray Strait & Interview Island
MacPherson Strait to Little Andaman Island
Barren & Narcondam Islands
Kawthaung (Victoria Point) to Lampi
Dommel Island to Mergui Port