Krabi Area Guide
Islands nearby Lanta Island
Islands nearby Lanta Island
Koh Mook
What to do in Islands nearby Lanta Island?
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The Koh Lanta archipelago is comprised of more than 50 small isles within the area. Most of them don't have beaches, or have restricted areas for bird netting business concessions. The rest are magical islands full of stunning natural sights which are fortunate enough to be protected as part of National Marine Park territory. The popular islands near by Koh Lanta such as Koh Rok Nok, Koh Rok Nai, Koh Ngai, Koh Mook, Koh Kradan, etc.
How to get there?
Koh Lanta - Koh Rok Nok & Koh Rok Nai
Transportation to Koh Rok Nok and Koh Rok Nai can be made from Koh Lanta; the boat service is available at hotels, resorts and tour agencies on the island. Or, you can take a speed boat from the Pakmeng Pier in Trang, taking about 3-4 hours.
Koh Lanta - Koh Ngai
On High Season only. The Excursion Ferry Boat leave Ban Saladan Pier, North of Koh Lanta daily around 08.00 am. arrive Koh Ngai Jetty at 10.00 am. Vice versa, the trip back to Koh Lanta by the same ferry boats leaves Koh Ngai Jetty around 2 p.m. takes 2 hours to arrive Ban Saladan Pier, in Koh Lanta Yai.
Koh Lanta - Koh Mook
The ferry and speedboat between Koh Lanta and Koh Mook operate from November till April. In the low season they stop due to the winds changing directions creating unpredictable large waves, also with less tourism in these months the boat may not be full. If you travel in in the Low Season then you will have to travel by land and minivan.
Kradan Island Kradan Island (Koh Kradan)
Kradan Island is the most beautiful island in the Trang. With an area of 600 acres. most of the island (5/6) is under the jurisdiction of Hat Chao Mai National Park. The rest are privately owned rubber and coconut plantations. The island offers good restaurants and accommodation for tourists. The most striking feature of Kradan Island is its powdery, White beach and crystal clear water that permits a great view of the coral reef underneath that stretches from the beach's northern end to the coast. A variety of colourful fish inhabit the shallow water corals.
Activities: Boating & Sailing, Scuba Diving & Snorkeling, Sea Canoeing & Kayaking, Fishing
How to get there: From Pak Meng Pier, visitors can take a 1.30 - hour trip to Kradan Island.
Mook Island (Koh Mook) Mook Island (Koh Mook)
Mook Island is located in Trang Province about an hours boat ride from Lanta Old Town. With the exception of a small sandy peninsula to the east, most of the island is mountainous. The only village, including a police station, a health center, 2 schools and 2 mosques, occupies this area of flat land and borders two beaches, namely Ao Klang (Klang Bay) and Ao Huanon (Huanon Bay). The north and north-west of the island has sheer cliffs dropping to the water making the coast impossible to walk.
Activities: Fishing, Swimming, Camping
Ngai Island (Koh Ngai) Ngai Island (Koh Ngai)
Ngai Island also known as Hai Island is a charming island with a dramatic interior and very-clean sandy beach along its eastern coast. Ngai Island is just to the north of Kradan Island in the Trang provinces. A small, triangular island, less than 5 square kilometres in size, Ngai Island has a forested interior and offers white-sand beaches alongside clear water. A ring of bright coral, excellent for snorkelling, circles Ngai Island and the visibility in the turquoise water is excellent.
Activities: Scuba Diving & Snorkeling, Sea Canoeing & Kayaking, Swimming, Jungle Walk, Elephant Riding & Trekking
Administered by: Mu Ko Lanta National Park
Rok Island (Koh Rok) Rok Island (Koh Rok)
The twin limestone islands 30 kms south of Koh Lanta Yai are named Rok Nok Island (Nok means outside) and Rok Nai Island (Nai means inside) with only 100 metres between them. There are almost no people living on Rok Island, only the Marine Park Rangers reside here, leaving the islands to remain unspoiled. Rok Nok Island has some beautiful beaches to offer, Ao Man Sai Beach in particular is ranked in the top ten most beautiful beaches in Thailand. This long beach has real white powder sands and crystal clear waters, with a fairly shallow tide rich with fabulous corals offshore.
Administered by: Mu Ko Lanta National Park
Activities: Scuba Diving & Snorkeling, Swimming
Location: Located about 30 km from Tanoad Cape of Koh Lanta Yai and about 47 km from Sala Dan Pier.
Talabeng Island (Koh Talabeang) Talabeng Island (Koh Talabeang)
Talabeng Island is located off the East coast of Lanta Noi Island, Talabeng Island is a limestone island similar to Koh Phi Phi Lay. It is also famous in the itinerary of many kayak and long tail trips originating from Lanta Old Town. Talabeng Island does have a few small beaches and during a low tide it’s a perfect spot for a relaxing swim next to the magnificent sheer cliffs. For the more daring you could explore some steep cliffs by foot and rope and visit a intriguing cave located at Talabeng Noi. Keep and look-out for small grey Macaw monkeys clinging to the rocks.
Activities: Cave, Sea Canoeing & Kayaking, View, Swimming
Administered by: Mu Ko Lanta National Park
Location: East of Koh Lanta Noi, opposite Ban Loh Yai
Chill Out Divers Chill Out Divers
We are located on the pristine island of Koh Mook, situated in the southern Andaman Sea on Thailand´s west coast. Our dive center is ideally located right on the beach, at Sawasdee Resort. We offer a full range of PADI courses and daily dive trips to some of Thailand´s best diving spots. Our fully equipped diving long-tail boat can take a maximum of 10 divers , and has been designed with the divers in mind, making very easy and comfortable to dive from. Our professional dive staff have over 15 years of diving experience in Thailand, so you know your in safe hands with us.
Area: Mook Island (Koh Mook)
Location: Chill Out Divers is located on the west side of the island, on the most beautiful beach of Koh Mook, locally referred to as Hat Faràng. Our dive shop and bar can be found on the beach next to Sawaddee Resort.
Contact: Tel: 08 6291 5723, 08 9866 2809, 08 8449 3826; Website: www.chilloutdivers.com
Kon-Tiki Krabi Kon-Tiki Krabi
Koh Haa, which means five islands in Thai, is known for its crystal clear waters and located just west of Koh Lanta and in the province of Krabi. The protected lagoons shape is a breathtaking view. If you already have your PADI open water certification or higher, then get ready to explore some of the best diving in Southern Thailand has to offer. Diving here offers crystal clear water, fun and exhilarating caves, a true adventure underwater. These dive sites hold some of the most diverse coral reefs in the world.
Area: Haa Island (Koh Haa)
Location: 161/1 Moo 2, Ao Nang, Muang, Krabi 81000
Contact: Tel: 0 7563 7826; Website: www.kontiki-thailand.com
Princess Divers Koh Mook Princess Divers Koh Mook
Princess Divers was established on the beautiful, tropical island of Koh Mook in 2003, Princess Divers was set up to offer all guests staying on Koh Mook the ultimate scuba diving experience whilst visiting the Island. With our exceptional high diving standards and our dedicated group of experienced multilingual dive staff, our reputation now attracts customers from all over Koh Mook and the surrounding area looking for the best in scuba diving standards and customer service.
Area: Mook Island (Koh Mook)
Location: 164 Moo 2, Koh Mook, Kantang, Trang 92110
Contact: Tel: 0 7520 3281; Website: www.kohmook.com/diving.htm
Rainbow Divers Rainbow Divers
With Rainbow Divers you have the possibility to do all PADI courses, from the beginner to the Dive Master. Our Dive shop is open every year from November until April. This time is the best for your diving holidays at the west coast of Thailand. We use Subpar equipment and 12l alu-tanks with the international valve. We guarantee a cosy and friendly atmosphere and dive spots, which only a few have seen before you. Courses and dives are done only in small groups and if you fear, we take you by the hand.
Area: Ngai Island (Koh Ngai)
Location: Koh Hai Fantasy Resort & Spa, 66/7 Satanee Rd., Trang 92000
Contact: Tel: 0 7520 6962, 08 7263 1382; Website: www.rainbow-diver.com
Chill Out Divers Kradan Island Resort
Snorkeling : At Kradan Island Resort, we offer many kind of activities such as boat trips that will travel around the islands in Trang (Talay Trang). Snorkelling in front of our resort is the most favourite activities for every one who comes to Koh Kradan.
Area: Kradan Island (Koh Kradan)
Location: Chill Out Divers is located on the west side of the island, on the most beautiful beach of Koh Mook, locally referred to as Hat Faràng. Our dive shop and bar can be found on the beach next to Sawaddee Resort.
Contact: Tel: 08 8821 3732, 08 7382 3058; Website: www.kradanisland.com
Lanta Sita Travel & Tours Lanta Sita Travel & Tours
Snorkeling : Rok Island is a snorkeling paradise, located in the Lanta Archipelago National Park, the best place for snorkeling with a vast variety of sea life and colorful fishes. The highlight of Rok Island is the coral reef line which can be found amidst the reefs in the eastern channel of Rok Nai Island. In the south as well as the southeast of Rok Nok Island lay the shallow coral reefs which on the ebb tide rise from the water. Rok Nok Island has a fine white sandy beach, while Rok Nai Island has a short and steep beach where you can relax and sunbathe.
Area: Phra Ae Beach, Koh Lanta
Location: 191 Moo 2, Phra Ae, Sladan., Koh Lanta Yai, Krabi 81150
Contact: Tel: 0 7568 4917, 08 1677 2402; Website: lantasitatravel.com
Opening Hours: Daily from 07.00 am. - 05.00 pm.
Opal Travel Speed Boat Opal Travel Speed Boat
Snorkeling : Rok Island is the snorkeling paradise where locate in the Lanta Archipelago National Park-the best place for snorkeling with fantasy local reefs and colorful fishes. The highlight of Rok Island is the coral reef line which can be found amidst the reefs in the eastern channel of Rok Nai Island. In the south as well as the southeast of Rok Nok Island lay the under surface coral reefs. On the ebb tide. Many kinds of coral well be erected. Rok Nok Island holds a white and fine sandy beach, while Rok Nai Island has a short and steep beach which you can enjoy a good sunbathe.
Area: Rok Island (Koh Rok)
Contact: Tel: 08 9875 4938, 08 9469 9262, 0 7568 4438, 0 7569 7018, 0 7569 7283; Website: www.opalspeedboat.com
Opening Hours: Daily from 08.00 am. - 06.00 pm.
Thai Food
Koh Mook Sivalai RestaurantKoh Mook Sivalai Restaurant
One of Phuket’s most popular sun set view restaurants, Phromthep Cape Restaurant is at once sophisticated and comfortable. its setting a sensual ambience for you to enjoy Fresh Seafood and Creative Coastal Cuisine served daily for lunch and dinner.
Area: Mook Island (Koh Mook), Trang
Location: 29 Jermpanya Rd., Tatiang, Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: Koh Mook Sivalai Beach Resort
Salalay Restaurant Salalay Restaurant
The beach restaurant is close to the sea, setting dinner night with candle-light in the restaurant and on the beach. We serve delicious selection of European food, Thai food, daily fresh BBQ with reasonably good price.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: Moo 4, Koh Ngai, Trang 92000
Contact: Mayalay Resort
Thanya's Kitchen Thanya's Kitchen
A contemporary style restaurant on an open air deck with panoramic views over the turquoise sea, offering delicious fresh food. Thanya’s kitchen offers a wide variety of authentic cuisine along with Thai fusion seafood. Our experienced chef looks forward to preparing fresh, mouthwatering dishes just for you. Served in style with a selection of international wines.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 105 Moo 4, Koh Ngai, Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: Koh Ngai Thanya Resort
Seafood
CoCo RestaurantCoCo Restaurant
Enjoying tasty food with a relaxing atmosphere would make your holiday a special day. We have prepared choices on the menu for you to pick out. Including with some exotic dishes you haven’t tried before or some dished you barely have at home. And also the fresh seafood cooked as you prefer. A small party or a special meal for special occasion is welcome to be catered and the chefs are always ready to create an exotic dish just for you.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 109/77 Moo 9, Khoklor, Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: CoCo Cottage
Koh Mook RestaurantKoh Mook Restaurant
Indulge in our delicious cuisine infused with organic ingredients and prepared by expert chefs. We are providing a wide array of fine dining establishments offering stunning views from every turn in a relaxing and cosy atmosphere.
Area: Mook Island (Koh Mook), TrangZ
Location: 123/1 Moo 2, Koh Libong, Kantang, Trang 92110
Contact: Koh Mook Resort
International Food
Rayabura Restaurant Rayabura Restaurant
Rayabura Restaurant offers the international, Thai and seafood cuisine in various styles such a la carte, buffet, BBQ or arrange menu. This versatile restaurant has dramatic views over the Andaman Sea are offered 200 seats including bakery & coffee corner.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 66/7, Tuptieng, Sathanee Rd., Muang, Trang 92000
Opening Hours: Daily 06.00 am. - 10.00 pm.
Contact: Koh Hai Fantasy Resort
The Seven Seas Restaurant The Seven Seas Restaurant
A display of unique simplicity in both design and d'cor, the Seven Seas Restaurant is a dining delight. Following a distinct tropical theme in an open-air style setting, the restaurant serves classic Thai, creative modern international cuisine and deliciously fresh seafood. Seven Seas Restaurant offers casual dining throughout the day and guests are able enjoy our delectable cuisine at leisure by either the swimming pool and on the beach.
Area: Kradan Island (Koh Kradan), Trang
Location: 221 Moo 2, Koh Kradan, Libong, Kantang, Trang 92110
Opening Hours: 07.00 am. - 11.30 pm.
Contact: The Sevenseas Resort Koh Kradan
Chinese Food
Charlie Restaurant & Bar Charlie Restaurant & Bar
Serves Thai-Chinese and some European cuisine. Superb taste, clean and hygienic standards, reasonable prices and magnificent portions. Fresh seafood is delivered to our restaurant every morning by the local fishermen. A splendid enchanting spot to watch the colorful sunset. Try for yourself at the Charlie Restaurant.
Area: Mook Island (Koh Mook), Trang
Location: 17 Sathanee Rd., Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: Koh Mook Charlie Beach Resort
Mayalay Spa Mayalay Spa
Mayalay spa located close to white sandy beach with natural atmosphere listening the wind and sound of rushing wave. Unforgettable Romantic in Love course for honeymooner and sweet couple. All of therapists are professionally trained by Ministry of public health so you can be totally assured that you are getting exactly what you are paying for.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: Moo 4, Koh Ngai, Trang 92000
Spa Type: Hotel and Resort Spa
Contact: Mayalay Resort
Raya Spa Raya Spa
The Raya Spa sits by the hill looking down towards the swaying palm trees and swimming pool. This place offers many treatments from massage to body wraps from facials to detoxify. All with the intention of soothing way the aches and pains of everyday life to leave you relaxed and rejuvenated in Mind, Body and Soul. All of our fully trained therapists are here to serve you and give you an experience of lifetime.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 66/7, Tuptieng, Sathanee Rd., Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: Koh Hai Fantasy Resort
Opening Hours: Daily from 09.00 am. - 09.00 pm.
Spa Type: Hotel and Resort Spa
The Seven Seas Spa The Seven Seas Spa
Set among the mangroves within the gardens of the Seven Seas Resort, indulge and luxuriate in complete bliss at the Seven Seas Spa. With a hint of tropical touches, our traditionally-styled Seven Seas Spa has an open-air setting and in located in the resort’s gardens. Our spa features three open-air treatment rooms offering traditional Thai and classic aromatherapy massages. Our select menu provides you with exactly what you need to relieve stress and tension, gain repose and achieve relaxation.
Area: Kradan Island (Koh Kradan), Trang
Location: 221 Moo 2, Koh Kradan, Libong, Kantang, Trang 92110
Contact: The Sevenseas Resort Koh Kradan
Spa Type: Hotel and Resort Spa
CoCo Bar CoCo Bar
Only sound of waves may not be enough to enjoy the night. CoCo Bar, the beach front bar, is for you to enjoy drinking and linger for your pleasure of the wonderful ambiance before the bed time. Beside that, you could be more enjoyable mixing your own drinking style which our bartenders are always pleased to company you spending a good time.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 109/77 Moo 9, Khoklor, Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: CoCo Cottage
Type: Restaurant & Bar
Chaolay Bar Chaolay Bar
With its relaxing beach side setting adjacent to the sea. Relaxing in the shade of the tree, guests can enjoy nice music the wind and listening rushing wave, accompanies by tropical cocktails and refreshing soft drinks.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: Mayalay Resort, Moo 4, Koh Ngai, Trang 92000
Contact: Mayalay Resort
Type: Lounge Bars
The Beach Bar The Beach Bar
The open-air style allows our guests to enjoy the gentle sea breezes that waft through the bar and also listen to the tranquil sounds of the ocean. Our guests can either sit by the bar, on the woven bamboo bubble-type chairs or the lounge style seating, or under the stars right on the beach where we have setup large mats with cushions around a small table and a candle lit lamp.
Area: Kradan Island (Koh Kradan), Trang
Location: 221 Moo 2, Koh Kradan, Libong, Kantang, Trang 92110
Contact: The Sevenseas Resort Koh Kradan
Opening Hours: 10.00 am. - 12.00 am.
Type: Restaurant & Bar
The Chill Bar The Chill Bar
Chill out with refreshments and Thai cocktails in a tranquil and intimate atmosphere looking up to the night sky and out to the Andaman sea.
Area: Ngi Island (Koh Ngai), Trang
Location: 105 Moo 4, Koh Ngai, Muang, Trang 92000
Contact: Koh Ngai Thanya Resort
Type: Lounge Bars