Ngai or Koh Hai
Ngai or Hai Island is one of the most famous islands around the
area. It was count in a group of Koh Lanta archipelago and under
the control of Koh Lanta National Marine Park. She located 13
kilometres down to the south of Koh Lanta. Koh Ngai has the triangle
shape with one kilometre wide and long, the height is 198 meters
above the sea level. There is only just a few bungalows on this
private island, it make Koh Ngai is very peace and quite. The
west side of Koh Ngai has one long beach with very white powder
sand and clear water. Around this island is the perfect for
with a long mile of coral and undersea life. Here are also have
many tiny islands and their special own character such as Koh
Chuek, Koh Waen, Koh Mah and Koh Mook where the Emerald Cave located,
one of the most famous miracle thing of Thailand. If you living
on Lanta Island you can easy buy the one day tour ticket to
around this group of island.
A bit up north from Koh Ngai on the way back to Koh Lanta.
The high cliff limestone island which no beach. Looking from outside
view, seem nothing to do with this island. A tiny note is the
small cave parallel with the water level. Nobody know, swim inside
the dark cave and other end is the big large pool with lovely
beach circle with cliff at the heart of the island.
Chuek Island located in the line between Koh Ngai and Koh Mook.
There are two tiny limestone islands and only 800 meters wide.
Here is the heaven for snorkelling, under the blue sea water with
a tiny and large school of fish and the forest of soft coral spicy
Dendronephthya. The tide here is a bit swift that cause the fast
growing up of many spicy of the soft coral around the area.
Koh Phi Phi
Here is the world top ten destination of tourist around the world.
There are composing of six small islands; Phi Phi Ley, Phi Phi
Don, Koh Yung, Koh Phai, Koh Bida Nok and Koh Bida Nai. The charming
of Koh Phi Phi is the scenic view of flat limestone cliff eminent
on the crystal clear water. Koh Phi Phi Don is the centre for
travelling here; there are a lot of resorts, tour agent and many
businesses creating. Just few minute of Phi Phi Don, the rest
of the islands don’t have any business activities located.
So, the beautiful of nature that still be exit like before whatever
the Viking cave, Maya Bay or coral reefs around these islands.
Living on Koh Lanta and travelling to Phi Phi is so easy, there
are one day tour trip to Koh Phi Phi daily. You can contract with
all tour agents on the island.
The twin islands of Koh Rok Nok and Koh Rok Nai is the world famous
for snorkelling paradise. The 200 meters distance between this
twin islands is a square mile of coral reef. Koh Rok is also having
the most beautiful beach of the Andaman Sea. This unspoiled island
still keep the absolute virgin for explorer, the huge banyan tree
jungle, big size monitor lizard and the million troop of shell
crab. There is no Hotel or Resort on this island but the National
Park Office provided the tent for camping. Spending one night
with the perfect nature like her is the most difficult finding
experiences that you hardly to forget.
Kradan Island is the world most famous for under water wedding
ceremony. It was conduct every year by the Tourist Authority of
Thailand (TAT). The landmark of Koh Kradan is the finely powdered
white sand with glass clear water. The coral reef is very long
and near the shore. When the low tide, you can walk and see the
Reef Flat and Reef Edge to show above the water.
Jum Island is on the way ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Lanta. The
island is quiet big enough with long beach face the west coast
of the Andaman Sea. There are only a few basic bungalows on the
beach with cheaper price. For the one who like privacy and
on limited budget, Koh Jum will be one of the best choices around
Koh is mean islands and Ha is mean Five. So, here is a group of
five tiny islands stay in one group together at the west side
of Koh Lanta. It takes two hours by diving boat of only one hour
by speed boat. The attraction is the underwater cave and the fully
rich of big school of fish. The diver is always seen the whale
shark, manta ray or big sea turtle. Koh Ha are also counted as
the first class scuba dive spot of Thailand.
Hin Daeng and Hin Muong located approximately 50 km. from Koh
Lanta. These two pinnacles offer some of the best diving in Thailand,
and feature the steepest wall diving in the country. They were
rated in most of the world top ten dive site ranking. The rocks
are covered with soft and hard corals, and attract large schools
of barracuda and jacks. This is also one of the better areas to
see sharks and rays.