Koh Lanta Beach

          Koh Lanta is situated on the west coast of the Andaman Sea, between Krabi and Phi Phi Island. Located 70 kilometres from Krabi, the island is a splendid showcase of some of the best coral reefs, marine life and forests in Thailand. Koh Lanta is tropical Thailand at its best. With 10 beaches dotting the west coast of the Island, Koh Lanta a natural haven for all travellers—divers, honeymooners, families, and even retirees.
          Koh Lanta is easily accessible from airports at Krabi, Trang and Phuket. The island consists of a range of resort and hotel accommodations that vary from bungalows to 5-star luxury hotels and spas, boutigue resorts and hotel villas.
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Beach Languna Resort, Andaman Lanta Resort and Lanta Casuarina. For those seeking chic accommodation retreats—Moonlight Bay Resort, The Narima, Costa Lanta Resort, Bamboo Bay Resort, Mango Houses—can provide an extraordinary stay.
          Quality and luxury seeking travellers whom wish to indulge in majestic 5-star spa hotels may want to consider the Twin Lotus Resort & Spa, RawiWarin Resort & Spa, Pimalai Resort & Spa or the Lanta Sand Resort &Spa.

          Pimalai Resort & Spa is tucked away amongst lush forests. Guests can indulge themselves with many body-pampering and reinvigorating spa experiences in one of the seven dedicated treatment huts. The salas offer some of the finest traditions in Thai healing massage as well as a wonderful insight into the local culture. All of the private villas are set within landscaped gardens.
          Sri Lanta Resort & Spa offers an ultimate retreat in a charming ambience, that is adorned with elegant wooden and straw huts set on the beach. The open-area Spa combines traditional Thai treatments with water and earth natural therapies to offer a range of individualised treatments.
          The west coast of Koh Lanta is an ideal locale for those wishing to experience one of the region’s most culturally diverse communities. It is here that one would encounter Chinese merchants,Thai fishing villages, a 500-year old Sea Gypsy community and a string of boathouses.
          If you’ve always dreamed of exploring the depths of the sea, Koh Lanta provides one of the world’s best underwater signts and experiences for your diving exploits. Diving, snorkelling and sailing opportunities are plentiful. Visitors may even join a four-day open water dive course, which includes two days of real diving experiences with instructors. Upon completion all participants receive an internationally recognised dive certificate. The course is available in ten languages, with a maximum of four people per course. All centres operate to PADI scuba dive standards and the island has an excellent safety record. It has never been easier or safer to become a scuba diver.

          The Island’s rich and diverse marine life offers sandy coves, coral reefs, limestone rock outcrops, rock reefs, seamounts and pinnacles, undersea caverns, tunnels and sunken ships.
          TheTwin Peaks of Hin Daeng and Hin Muang are listed amongst world’s top 10 lists of diving sites. Located 20 kilometres from KoRok, the pinnacles consist of steep formations covered with hues of pink, purple and red corals, and is home to an incredible variety of exotic marine life. The lookout is one of the world’s best spots for whale shark sightings, where even a school of grey reef sharks can be sighted.
          Koh Lanta’s scuba diving centres offer an array of daytrips that will take you to at least two dive sites everyday, by boat. The package includes meals onboard and the provision of all the necessary equipment, at highly reasonable prices.
          Sailing in Koh Lanta’s southern Andaman Sea is another popular activity on the island. Spend a day gliding from island to island, dropping anchors to snorkel, exploring uninhabited islands, discovering the rich ecosystem or simply relax in your own private sailboat. Day sails, sunset sails and overnight dive cruises are all available upon your request.
          Lanta Sailing offers spectacular day, sunset and special diving and overnight charter sails in their 10-metre Beneteau Oceanis 320 sailboat. They cruise the incredible islands of Krabi and Trang provinces creating unforgettable memories for families, large groups and couples alike. The boat is set-up for comfortable, extended stays with games and a television in a separate living room. Sail the Andaman Sea in style and be gifted with an experience you’ll never forget. Koh Lanta Island is undoubtedly one of the best in Asia.

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