Grand Canyon in Thailand, Although do not have the Grand Canyon that is as grand as America. But in Thailand have many canyons or valleys that are beautiful from nature creating. Water, wind, and rain helping to erode into a beautiful landscape. 7 Grand Canyon in Thailand such follows
Grand Canyon Chonburi
Grand Canyon Chonburi or Grand Canyon Kiri Located within the Khiri Nakhon rock mine, Village No. 7, Huai Kapi Subdistrict, Mueang District, Chon Buri Province. Formerly, this area is an old mine that abandoned for a long time. Until it became an area of waterlogging At the same time, the picture is as beautiful as the Grand Canyon in foreign countries as well.
Hat Chom Dao
Hat Chom Dao is in the area of Non-Tan Village, Natal District, Ubon Ratchathani. This is a rocky beach with hundreds of meters long rocky rocks. During the flood season, these rapids will sink under the Mekong River. And with the vortex erosion Causing the rapids to become many large and small basins, resulting in a strange natural stone sculpture The ideal time to visit is from Nov-May.
Pae Muang Pee Forest Park
This famous tourist attraction located in Mae Lai Sub-district, Nam Cham Sub-district, Mueang District, Phrae Province, with an area of approximately 500 rai. In addition, places that are caused by nature create more beauty. At the same time, geologists estimate the age of this place that Should occur no more than 2 million years
Sam Phan Bok
Located in Ban Pong Pao, Lao Ngam Sub-district, Pho Sai District Ubon Ratchathani. In addition, Sam Phan Bok which is a large rocky rapid that water eroded result in many basins and holes. This another tourist attraction The beautiful, strange, naturally occurring. And known as Grand Canyon Thailand.
Pha Chor is located in Mae Wang National Park, Santisuk Subdistrict, Doi Lo District, Chiang Mai Province. It is a sedimentary rock about 30 meters high, about 100 meters wide and the cliff has a beautiful pattern. With streaks of stones similar to curtains. Presumably aged about 5 million years.
Sao Din Na Noi
Sao Din Na Noi located in Chiang Khong sub-district in Sri Nan National Park. It is a piece of land over 50 rai in size, looks like a large earth pole like “Pae Muang Pee Forest Park” in Phrae Province. Assumed that this place is about 10,000-30,000 years. And used to be the seabed before Also discover ancient stone bracelets and ax here.
Tourist attractions of Pai Mae Hong Son Province Another name are Pai Canyon. It comes from the landscape that resembles the Grand Canyon. Which in Pai, Mae Hong Son.
Hong Island News (14 Jul 2019): Over 100 black-fin sharks come up to find food in the shallow water at the islands. Indicates the ecological integrity of Hong Island.
Head of the Hong islandsNational Park Protection Unit Than Bokkhorani National Park, Krabi Province take the VDO clip over 100 black-fin sharks While Swim, catch small fish in shallow water The beach beside the pier, the Hong islands of Muang Krabi, Than Bokkhorani National Park, Krabi.
By the black-fin sharks, There are both small and large, about 1-1.50 meters long. At the same time, take up to find food for 30 minutes, so swim back down to the deep-water area. Which normally see black-fin sharks. infrequently finds food on the beach. Most will be in the open air. And the period of water up is not a high-level And only will find in the morning
At the same time, the black-ear shark doesn’t hurt people. Therefore there is no problem with tourists coming in And is considered a pleasure situation Because of the presence of black-ear sharks Indicates the abundance of the sea in the Hong islands Within Than Bokkhorani National Park
Koh Hong also knows as Koh Lao Pile Located in Than Bokkhorani National Park, Krabi. Which a small island that has very beautiful scenery. Consists of several large islands such as Koh Lao or Saga Island. Koh Lao Riem, Koh Pakka, Koh Lao Laing, etc. Which Koh Hong or Koh Lao Pile Is the largest southern island.
Trekking to 15 best trekking trails in Thailand. Trekking is the journey. That took many days to walk up the hill and down the hill for a long distance. Which took days, weeks or months. Need to bring personal items, food, and water to the backpack while traveling. Or there may be a helper to travel go together. At the same time, the hiking trails may encounter some difficulties, narrow paths. And the path may be lost in some periods. Those who are trekking will use their travel efforts to reach their destination, which is the highest peak in each trip.
Located in Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park, which covered in 3 districts of Chiang Mai. Including Mae Ai District, Fang District, and Chai Prakan District. At the same time, the western boundary connecting to the Myanmar border up to 70 kilometers in length. A total area of 524 square kilometers. ( Read More )
Doi Luang Chiang Dao
Located at Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary, Chiang Dao District, Chiang Mai Province. Doi Luang Chiang Dao, in addition to filled with forests and trees. And also surrounded by a small peak amidst by fog. In addition, many groups of the bird. Or if fortunately you may find the mountain deer. Moreover, during the night of Doi Chiang Dao will see the beauty of the stars Which glittering in the sky. And in the morning you will find a misty sea that spreads all over the forest.
At the same time, When standing on the top of the mountain, you can see a 360-degree view. Looking at the front is a sunrise corner. Looking back to see Doi Sam Phi Nong and Doi Pyramids stand out in the midst of the sea. Cool white mist Is an impressive image
Phu Soi Dao is located in the area of ”Phu Soi Dao National Park“. The park has areas covering 2 provinces: Uttaradit and Phitsanulok. Phu Soi Dao is considered one of the legendary trekking in the jungle. Famous in the matter of brutality In walking from flat ground to pine yard on the top of the mountain. Started walking from Phu Soi Dao Waterfall From this point, mountain trekking about 6.5 km. It takes about 4-6 hours or more. ( Read More )
Lang Ka Luang/Noi
Located in Khun Chae National Park Wiang Pa Pao District, Chiang Rai Province. Which height of 2,031 meters. Covering the boundaries of three provinces: Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai, and Lampang. At the same time, geography is bald. Moreover, the route before going to Doi Lang Noi is quite dangerous. Because it is a steep rocky cliff In addition, there are only rocks that have been eroded by wind and human skills. To be a place to hold and climb to the top of the mountain
Trekking trails Starting from the Reda Station Through Doi Pha Ngom Then go to Doi Lang Luang (1-night). Continue on to Doi Lanka Noi (1- night) and end at Mae Ton Luang village.
Located at Mae Wong National Park, Pang Sililong District, Kamphaeng Phet Province. Mae Wong National Park Covering 2 provinces: Kamphaeng Phet and Nakhon Sawan In addition, this park area is home to Mokuju Peak, the highest peak in Mae Wong National Park with a height of 1,950 meters. Therefore, it is another 1 hiking route that many adventurers dream of At the same time, it is long-distance trekking which takes 4 nights and 5 days to conquer the summit. ( Read More )
Located at Mon Chong Subdistrict, Omkoi District, Chiang Mai. Another top mountain that should not be missed. With the characteristics of a unique mountain top In the gable triangle The excitement of Mon Jong is that the hills on both sides are distinctly different. By which the east side is a forest. The hillside will gradually pour down and the west side will be a steep cliff. Causing a small, narrow pathway. That is a long path that goes to the summit on the south side, called “Hua Sing”. At this point, there is a height of about 1,929 meters above sea level. There are also many kinds of wild animals. Including the thousand-year-old rose believed to be the largest in Thailand.
Khao Luang Nakorn
The highest peak of the mountains in the south at Khao Luang National Park, Nakhon Si Thammarat. Experience the charm of the rainforest that is still abundant. In addition, this is a hiking trail Which only the Rangers, the navigation experts only. Moreover, there is no porter to help carry things. It is also a rainforest. Full of slugs. If anyone is looking for a beautiful forest walk Pleasant atmosphere This is probably not ideal. But on the other hand, is a forest that is beautiful with dense forest And gets experience more than beauty
Khao Sun Nork Wua
Located in the north of Khao Laem National Park. Sangkhla Buri District, Kanchanaburi This mountain is also quite natural. The forest has a dense tree. And still, have a lot of wild animals living
Traveling up the hill must contact the park staff. In addition, there have to staff to navigate to the campsite. At the same time, The starting trekking point is at the bald head mountain. Which is not far from the park office Then must walk on the top of the mountain While having the staff of the park Only navigate Moreover, it takes about 6-7 hours, including a distance of about 9 km. In addition, unable to go down the mountain within the same day, it is necessary to the tent overnight on the mountain.
Mon Tu Lay
Mon Tu Lay, Golden Mountain of Tha Song Yang District, Tak Province. During the months of November-January, the green grasslands along the mountains Will turn into golden glittering Beautiful in the midst of the fog and cold weather Suitable for sleeping tents, watching the stars and collecting images. Sunrises and Sunsets.
At the same time, there are no facilities on Doi Tu lay. Therefore, everything must be prepared, including tents, mattresses, food and personal items. In addition, the trekking time is about 6-7 hours. Some are rocky, Some times have to climb the rope. Traveling up the hill have to go to the Tha Song Yang Subdistrict. Then there is a car of the Subdistrict to send to the starting trekking point (have to notify Tha Song Yang Subdistrict before going up because they will contact the car to be delivered at the starting trekking point. And contact the porter provides)
Located in Phu Kradueng National Park, Phu Kradueng District, Loei Province, with the general condition of Phu Kradueng That consists of various kinds of plants. There are many species of wild animals. There is a view of the cliffs, grasslands, streams, and waterfalls. In addition, the trekking journey is about 9 kilometers, while the mountain is 5 kilometers include a flat area about 3-4 kilometers.
Phu Kradueng National Park Open for tourism once a year during the month of October to November. Including 6 months. In addition, tourists can reserve access to services in advance, including tents, houses and tent areas. Before traveling to Phu Kradueng at the website: www.dnp.go.th
At the same time, the park will allow tourists to walk up from 07:00 to 14:00 every day and after 14:00 pm onwards, the park will not be allowed. Because the distance of the trekking takes about 4-5 hours. Which the twilight on the way. So may cause difficulties Moreover, the danger of wild animals that are active at night as well.
Khao Chang Phueak
Khao Chang Phueak located in the Thong Pha Phum National Park, Kanchanaburi. It is the highest peak of Thong Pha Phum National Park. Trekking up The national park is limited to a maximum of 60 people per day. At the same time, reservations must be made 7 days in advance. In addition, it takes about 6 hours on foot, which is 8 kilometers away. While the park Will arranges the navigation staff And hired a porter to help carry luggage With an overnight tent on the top of the mountain for 1 night.
Phu Buk Dai
Located in Phu Ruea District, Loei Province and is a promotion of tourist attractions by the community. Therefore, for those who want to sleep tents Need to prepare the equipment before the tourists go up to Phu Buk Dai. At the same time, have to prepare supplies for the journey itself.
Getting up Phu Phu Dai There is a small car from the community to send at the beginning. Which about 2 hours by car ride. From the beginning of trekking, Some periods are slippery. Moreover, have to climb the rock. Therefore, tourists should use special caution. Then will find a courtyard, can stop to relax and see the view From this point, continue to travel for about 1 hour to reach the destination and the tent spot.
Pha Hin Koob
Located at Khao Khitchakut District, Chanthaburi Before trekking, contacted Thung Pa Plan Protection Unit. Because each week will receive a limited amount (We booked about 1-2 months in advance) And contact the porter in advance
Ku Nung Silipad
Located between the joints Tano MaeLoh Subdistrict with Ayayaweng Subdistrict, Betong District, Yala Province With a view of the sea of fog on the top of the mountain, 670 meters above sea level There are only fifty people in the area to watch the beautiful morning.
Khao Ngon Nark
Located at Mueang District, Nong Thale District, Krabi. The walk-around distance is about 8 km. It takes about 4-6 hours. At the same time, trekking trails alternating with flat areas are quite convenient. From the beginning, hiking up to about 2 km is the first point that can experience the beauty of the Krabi Sea. Moreover, can see the Koh Hong, Koh Racha as well as Phuket Island as well. From there, traveling for about 1 km, you will see the viewpoint of Khao Hongon Nak, which is more beautiful than the first point. In addition, it is a wide cliff. Surrounded by fences Overlooking the north side While this point is about 450 meters high.
Mokoju, The highest peak mountain in Mae Wong National Park. Which Located and covered Pang Sila Thong district. Khampangphet. And Mae Wong District And Mae Poen Subdistrict, Nakhon Sawan Province. In addition, Mokoju is a Karen language. Meaning “it seems like it will rain” At the same time, This peak covered with clouds all the time.
For the trekking to Mokoju, Have to contact the Mae Wong National Park staff directly. At the same time, have to follow the rules and procedures of the park strictly. Including preparing a healthy body. Because the path up the hill has a slope of not less than 60 degrees While it takes 5 days for trekking.
What to do in Mokoju
The first-day travel to Mae Krasa Camp for the tent on the first night. After that, the second morning Continue on to Mae Riva Camp. Eat lunch with beautiful natural beauty. At the same time, spread the tent for the second night. In addition, can go to experience Mae Riva Waterfall which is about 8 kilometers away which takes about an hour walk.
On the 3rd morning, continue on to Camp Teen Doi to climb to the top of Mokuju. In addition, admire the beauty of the mountain view, fog, and clouds. Which takes up to 20 minutes to walk. At the same time, taking a picture of the sailboat rock, the top of the Mokoju Peak.
On the fourth morning Wake up to experience the cool wind blowing while watching the sunrise in the morning. After that, walk back down to Mae Krasa Camp For the last overnight stay.
The opening hours for trekking are from November to February of every year. For more information, please contact Mae Wong National Park.
Phu Soi Dao National Park With an area of approximately 340.21 square kilometers Covering areas of 2 provinces, including Uttaradit and Phitsanulok At the same time, the area completely forested, covered with beautiful natural forests. Moreover, this is a source of watersheds. There are also interesting and attractive features of tourists such as The Waterfall. Which a 5-story waterfall with an area of approximately 1,000 rai. The topography is a complex mountain range from north to south. In addition, the weather is cool all year round. The average temperature is 27 degrees Celsius.
What to do in Phu Soi Dao National Park
The field of pine three leaves, Phu Soi Dao
A natural forest area With an area of approximately 1,000 rai. Located about 1,633 meters above sea level Which is the pine three leaves forests. In addition, the winter temperatures are between 1-5 degrees Celsius.
Traveling to visit the three-leaf pine forest
Travel by foot from the Waterfall Up to the top of the mountain, a distance of about 6.5 kilometers, about 4-6 hours walk, which the highest peak, up to 2,102 meters above sea level At the same time, this mountain peaks are another high peak that tourists prefer to hike up to the highest point of Doi.
Phu Soi Dao Waterfall
Located in Huai Mun Subdistrict, Nam Pat District, Uttaradit Province. It is a medium-sized waterfall with a total of 5 floors. Each floor is named as follows: Phu Soi Dao Sakao Duan Mungfun, Kannika, and Supaporn.
Sai Thip Waterfall
Located on the boundary between the rainforest and the pine forest A small waterfall There is a stream flowing down to a total of 7 floors, each floor height about 5-10 meters. In addition, the forest surrounding the waterfall is very moist. So there is a green moss-covered in the rocks along the water throughout the area
Koh Hong also knows as Koh Lao Pile Located in Than Bokkhorani National Park, Krabi. Which a small island that has very beautiful scenery. Consists of several large islands such as Koh Lao or Saga Island. Koh Lao Riem, Koh Pakka, Koh Lao Laing, etc. Which Koh Hong or Koh Lao Pile Is the largest southern island.
Every March, this island will be a gathering place for many small fishes. That came together astonishingly Including the sea inside, which has a wonderful view on the other side of the archipelago In addition, surrounded by blue sea water At the same time, there are coral and coral around the island. There are two curves beach has rocks which divide the beach in the middle. The area is generally limestone. At the same time, the crystal clear water And White Sand Beach, In addition, there are both shallow and deep coral reefs suitable for diving and fishing. Moreover, on the island, there are 400 meters of natural walking trails and canoeing around the island.
Ao Hong or the sea inside, the spacious hall in the sea Which is like a large natural pond. In addition, The wall is a steep cliff like a room with only one entrance. Which about 10 meters wide. can go inside By cruising through the cliffs into the room. Within is a little mangrove forest And surrounded by mountains Like a mountain crater. At the same time, crystal clear water The floor is always clean and smooth. Moreover, Shallow and very clear Suitable for swimming. Also found a variety of colorful fish. In addition, is also a shelter for the wind of fishermen when has a storm.
What to do in Koh Hong
Koh Phak Bia
a small island. On the back of Koh Hong. In addition, the sea is crystal clear and clean. Suitable for swimming At the same time, peaceful atmosphere, Shady A large tree on the beach. Phak Bia Island Although there is a beach that is not very wide. But there is a clean white sand beach. Which enjoying to swim and relax as well.
Koh Lao Lading or Paradise Island
This island is a cliff. Which has a beautiful forest and there is a small beach line on the island At the same time, the island is hidden under the rich nature. In addition, it is hidden by the beauty of the beach and the tranquility of privacy. This island is the residence of a group of bird nest concessions. But still open the island for tourists to visit and relax At the same time, the island has a fine sand beach. Seawater clean and clear Moreover, here you can enjoy snorkeling, see colorful fish and coral.
Koh Samet is in the area of Khao Laem Ya National Park – Koh Samet. It is a famous tourist destination of Rayong. At the same time, that is popular with both Thai and foreigners. In addition, there is an area of about 3,125 rai. On the other hand, on Koh Samet without rivers and canals. It is mountainous and roughly 80% of the area. Tourism season starts from October to April.
We offer Koh Samet Hotels Deal in the box below at the bottom of this page.
What to do in Koh Samet
Sai Kaew Beach
Fine white sand beach, soft toes. In addition to being the most beautiful beach on Koh Samet. And also the most bustling beach as well. Moreover, there are both resorts, restaurants, water sports activities. And many pubs and bars are lined up on the beach. Perfect for those who like the nightlife. At the same time, at this beach. There is a show of wielding a light baton on the beach every night.
Ao Phai is next to Sai Kaew Beach. Which is located on Sai Kaew beach, can walk to Ao Phai Just crossing the rocks In addition to Ao Phai, it is a small bay. With a slightly rough beach But there are clear and clean seawater to swim On the other hand, may not be bustling as Sai Kaew beach. Which is suitable for relaxation, reading, sunbathing. Moreover, there are inexpensive bungalows to stay.
Ao Tubtim or Ao Phutsa
Is a small beach that is only 200 meters away from Ao Phai. The atmosphere is quiet. There are 2-3 small resorts. The beach is not very wide. Those who come to rest here are mostly foreigners.
Next to Tubtim beach Which is a beach that is not very large. In addition, the beach is a bit rough. Due to the presence of shellfish remains. And this beach rarely has an area for swimming. Therefore suitable for people who like simplicity and calm because Ao Nuan does not have the amenities.
Ao Cho or Ao Lung Wang
White sand beach Suitable for swimming. Moreover, there is a unique identity of Koh Samet. Because there is a bridge that extends into the sea. Which tourists prefer to take pictures together Getting to Ao Cho Come to the boat at Ao Vongduen. Then walk up to about 100 meters.
Ao Vongduen, the origin of the name Vongduen That is, the characteristics of the bay are shaped like a crescent moon. Meanwhile, This beach is another option, followed by Sai Kaew beach. Because there is a long beach that is very suitable for water activities.
Ao Vongduern is also lively as well as Sai Kaew Beach. In addition, the accommodation is varied and not expensive. Moreover, the restaurant and bar are also available in a variety of choices as well.
A quiet and peaceful beach. In addition, there is a natural and good atmosphere. Moreover, there is a clean beach, crystal clear water. And tourists are not crowded. At the same time, tourists come to snorkel and relax by the sea as well. In the accommodation, This beach has a small resort in a steep area. Because it is located on a cliff in front of the beach
Ao Lung Dam
Ao Lung Dam Next to Ao Thian Beach, The beach has fine sand but not very white. Besides being a peaceful and private beach. There are not many tourists. Therefore the accommodation is a homestay. At the same time, will experience the simple lifestyle of the villagers. Getting to Ao Lung Dam, Take a boat to Vongduen Bay and take a minibus or walk as well.
Ao Wai is far from Na Dan Pier. Therefore rarely have tourists. Therefore this beach still has complete nature. Moreover, there is only one resort. But on the other hand, is a rather large resort Most of the guests staying are foreign tour groups.
Ao Kiew, in addition to the spacious area, covers both the coast and west. Is also a very beautiful beach, unlike other beaches. At the same time, experience the atmosphere and beautiful nature. And moreover, is a beautiful sunset viewing point. It is also a beach that can snorkel to see shallow-water corals as well. Getting to Ao Kiew, Take the boat from Ban Phe and get off at Ao Kiew Pier.
Although the beach here is not suitable for strolling. Because there are quite a lot of rocks. But can do other water activities such as swimming, kayaking or snorkeling. To see the perfect coral reef in this area
Located on the west coast of Koh Samet. The beach of Ao Prao is a beautiful, long beach. There are calm wind waves than other beaches. Moreover, People are not crowded, very private. At the same time, there are only 3 resorts. In addition, this is a luxury resort. Worthy of a private beach. The activity of this beach is Sailing and kayaking In addition to the privacy of this beach. Therefore no convenience stores and local restaurants. Suitable for honeymooners or private relaxation. And perfect for those who do not want to travel outside the hotel area
Ao Noi Na
It is very convenient to travel to Na Dan Pier. On the other hand, even near the pier. But people are not crowded. At the same time, here is still calm and quite private. Suitable for swimming in the sea. Or relax by the beach This beach there is many options for accommodation as well.
Ao Look Yuon
This is the location of the Koh Samet National Park Office. In addition, Can set up a tent. Moreover, it is a quiet and very beautiful beach. Due to the conservation of the nature of this beach well. At the same time, there are no local restaurants or convenience stores in this area. If you want to experience the true nature on Koh Samet, Should stay at this beach.
Surin Islands Located in the area of Kuraburi district, Phang Nga province. It is an archipelago located in the Andaman Sea. At the same time, has the border with Burma. Which distance about 60 kilometers from the coast of Kuraburi harbor. Moreover, consisting of 5 islands, Koh Surin Nuea, Koh Surin Tai, Koh Rei, Khai Island, and Klang Island. There is total an area of approximately 135 square kilometers.
The Surin IslandsNational Park is a remarkable attraction in the beauty of the sea. Whether it is a variety of coral, sea flowers and coralline, there are also many beautiful sea fish. Moreover, rare aquatic animals such as sea turtles, whales, manta rays, mangoes, lobsters. At the same time, Surin Islands National Park There is also a very rich forest resource.
It is the largest island among the 5 islands and is the center of tourism for Surin Islands. There is a tourist service center. In addition, there are cottages, tents, restrooms, restaurants. and a long tail boat stop. That allows tourists to go diving around the island. Moreover, North Surin Island has the attractions of 4 bay such as.
Ao Chong Khat
Ao Chong Khat is a water channel that stretches between Surin Nua and Koh Surin Tai, with a width of about 200 meters. At the same time, the beach in front of the park is a fine white sand beach with clear water During the sea, the beach is very wide. In addition, the beach is also practicing snorkeling before actually diving.
Ao Kra Thing
Looks like a long curved bay that continues from Ao Chong Khat. This bay has not a very deep water level, so it is very suitable for swimming. In addition, the crystal clear water until saw the sand. Suitable as a practice spot for snorkeling before going to see coral reefs at other islands.
Mae Yai Bay
The largest bay in all the bays of Koh Surin Nuea. In addition, Ao Mae Yai also has plenty of marine resources. Thus resulting in a high biodiversity. At the same time, many coral species are found and the area is very wide. Therefore is a place where you can dive in both snorkeling and diving.
Ao Chak is the northernmost bay on the east side of Koh Surin Nuea. There is a wide-open bay. In addition, the white sand beach is parallel to the lush green forest. This is a bay with a relatively complete nature. Meanwhile Regarded as has one of the most complete coral reefs in the Surin Islands. Currently, not allowed long tail boats go into the bay. Due to the abundance of coral reefs.
South Surin Island is beautiful, especially shallow coral reefs and deep coral reefs. At the same time, many rare aquatic animals. Whether sea turtles, lobster or sharks. In addition, also visit the lifestyle of the Moken and Gypsies who lived in the sea island for a long time ago.
a bay that is not far from Ao Chong Khat. In addition, This bay is home to the Moken community and gypsies that lived in the middle of the Andaman Sea for many generations.
This bay is famous for its beautiful shallow coral reefs. The coral reefs of this bay are divided by the depth of the sea. The coral reefs of this bay are longer than 200-300 meters. It is one of the most beautiful coral reefs of the Surin Islands.
In addition to North Surin Island, South Surin Island. There are also 3 nearby islands as well.
Located south of South Surin Island. The surrounding area is rocky and steep cliffs. Except the east side has a small beach line. Khai Island, well-known for divers. There are both snorkeling and scuba diving can be considered as the ultimate diving spot in the Surin Islands. At the same time, there is a pile of underwater rocks called “Yellow Division”, which the coral reefs are at a depth of 12 meters. Alternately underwater Moreover, have antler coral Fertile Up into a vast grove In addition, there are over 200 species of fish, including black-eared sharks. Stingrays Whip rays, Leopard shark, Silvertip shark. There are also rare marine animals such as turtles, manta rays, whale sharks.
Located to the west of the Surin Islands The highlight of this island is the habitat of many lobsters. In addition, The dive sites located in the Dragon Bay area. With coral reefs at the end of the bay. At the same time, there are the most common sea flower groves. Moreover, this is the point that divers have seen stingrays, blue spots and sea turtles.
Therefore during the spawning season of sea turtles Will not allow tourists to dive in this area.
The small island is located to the north of Koh Surin Nuea. Is a rocky island with only one beach Present park Designated as a conservation area, not allowing tourists to visit Because there are rare and complete coral reefs in this area.
Similan Islands National Park, a small island In the Andaman Sea, there are 9 islands, from north to south, Koh Yong, Koh Pa, Koh Phayan, Miang Island, Payu Island, Skull Island, Similan Island, Ban Ngu Island, and Similan Islands. That is excellent in the beauty of the underwater coral reefs. Located at Koh Phra Thong Sub-district Kuraburi district, Phang Nga province. Covers an area of 80,000 rai, declared as a national park on 1 September 1982.
These islands regarded as islands with beauty both on land and underwater. Which maintaining the integrity of the sea. In addition, can dive both shallow and deep water. Moreover, there are many colorful corals, colorful fish, and rare fish such as whales, dolphins, moray eels.
Similan Islands National Park from November to April Is the most interesting period. While from May to November, There are strong wind waves, dangerous to navigation. Which the national park announces the closure of the island in May to restore nature every year.
What to do at Similan Islands National Park
Koh Similan (Koh Pad)
The largest island in the Similan Islands. The bay is shaped like a horseshoe. In addition, soft white sand, crystal clear water. Moreover, under the sea, there are many beautiful coral species. This the island that can dive both deep and shallow water. On the north side of the island, there are many boulders with strange shapes.
There are 2 beaches on Similan Island. In addition, two distinctive beaches in the west and the east. Both sides of the beach are connected by a 2.5 km distance hiking trail. That is the Horseshoe Bay or Ao Kueak and Ao Wong Chang.
Located to the north of Koh Pad Opposite the Koh Kao. Horseshoe Bay is the largest bay of the Pad island and has a deep curve into the horseshoe-like island flanked by a pointed tip Filed into the sea On the right side of this bay is a hill with a large rock. Called the Stone Sailboat, the iconic symbol of the Similan Islands. Moreover, the beachhead area on the sailboat rocks With rocks and rocks There will be a lot of fish, including a small coral reef to practice diving.
Ao Wong Chang
Located to the west of Koh Pad. Ao Wong Chang is the only beach on the east side of the Koh Pad. In addition, it is a bay with a wide bay arch, with clean white sandy beaches stretching on both sides. And is longer than the beaches of the Horseshoe Bay
Koh Miang (Koh See)
The second largest island of the Similan Islands. This island is like the center of all 9 islands. Because it is located in the middle. There are two major tourism beaches, Na Beach, located on the west side of the island and Lek Beach is located in the east.
This is the longest beach in the Koh See island. What makes tourists fascinated by the beaches of the four islands. That is the soft white sand grain. In addition to the crystal clear water until seeing the sand. At the same time, the beach at Had Na is regarded as One of the most beautiful beaches in Thailand. Moreover, the beach is shady with a beach forest. The north side of the beach is mountainous. Can stand and watch the beach front view.
It is a beach that is about 200 meters long with fine sand, shallow water level, suitable for swimming. In addition, the area around the small island has shallow coral reefs. Scattered in small groups Moreover, it is a rocky beach and underwater rocks. With abundant sea fish and underwater coral reefs.
Ang Thong National Park Is an archipelago in the Gulf of Thailand. Located in Ang Thong Subdistrict, Koh Samui District, Surat Thani. There are Consisting of more than 42 islands. In addition, also has famous in the beauty of nature both the viewpoint on the hilltop Emerald sea.
What to do at Ang Thong National Park
Mae Koh Island
One of the large islands of Ang Thong National Park. There are interesting attractions, including the sea in (Emerald Lagoon). Which the area of 41 rai of saltwater lakes in the center of Mae Ko Island.
Based on geological evidence, it is assumed that “The Emerald Lagoon” originated from underground limestone caves with tunnels connected to the outer sea. Later, when the above cave collapsed, it became a lake. In addition, “Talay Nai” has a diameter of 250 meters in width, 350 meters in length, with an average depth of about 7 meters.
Koh Wua Ta Lab
The most famous island in Ang Thong National Park. Because on this island is the location of Pha Chan Charat. A viewpoint which knows as 1 in 10 scenic spots from the most beautiful high angle of Thailand. In addition, there is an interesting beach like Ao Kha and Bua Bok Cave.
Koh Samsao is located on the east side of Mae Ko Island. With a clean white sand beach. There is a unique landscape which is characterized by a large natural stone bridge. In addition, This is another popular kayak point within the Angthong National Park.
Limestone Island. Which terrain similar to the “rhino horn” that rises above the water surface. Located on the west coast of Koh Sam Sao.
Koh Hin Dub
The island that has the longest and most beautiful beaches in Ang Thong National Park. There is scenery, including the landscape that is suitable for relaxing by the beach, swimming or snorkeling. Tourists who want to travel to Hin Dao Island need to charter a service boat of the national park. From Koh Wua Ta Lab.