Koh Krok Island is situated the closest to Pattaya only, 9km (51/2 n. miles ) east of Pattaya Beach. West facing, the Southern point of the island is where all the diving takes place. The corals start from about 7 to 15 metres deep and go into the Island extending nearly to the surface. This is an excellent site for a drift dive as the prevailing currents run parallel to the island, This can be a very exciting dive when the current are running leading to a very exciting and quick drift dive.
Their are many exciting things to see just a few things to see are Staghorn coral, Brain, Mushroom and Table Corals are in abundance. Neptune, Barrel and Blue Sponge are amongst the Soft Corals found here. Bushy Corals can be found at the deeper sections.
At the southern point of the island is home to a few Hawksbill Turtles, which have been resident for a number of years this includes one very old man who has been there for as long as any diver can remember,
Their are also many different types of fish including Pufferfish, Parrotfish, Six banded Wrasses and the odd occasional bamboo shark.