A vacation in Koh Lanta, Thailand, can be full of adventure or as laid back as you want it to be; There are plenty of things to do in Koh Lanta.
Koh Lanta, Thailand; better known as Long Beach in Thailand, is located south of Phuket. The closest airport to Lanta, Thailand is Krabi Airport. Families or couples are drawn to Koh Lanta, Thailand because the area is relaxed, romantic, and although the beach has its share of bars; the island is not known primarily as a place to party. A large number of older people, young families, friends and couples in love; from Switzerland, Germany, and England, bask in the sun in Koh Lanta.
There’s more to do than to relax on the beach, or hang around a Lanta resort, but most of the activities in Koh Lanta and other beach resorts in Thailand revolve around the beach. Dozens of resort hotels line the beaches of Lanta, and there is even a tourist agency on Koh Lanta’s eastside. Guests who find their accommodations in Thailand’s beach bungalows can arrange for excursions to Thailand’s islands.
Snorkeling in Koh Lanta, Thailand
Snorkeling and scuba diving are popular activities in Koh Lanta and surrounding beaches, because the water is crystal clear. One Day Tour Boat trips are available to Koh Rok’s crystal clear waters, where visitors can go snorkeling before they head to the National Park for additional water activities, snorkeling, and swimming.
Phi Phi Island has beautiful reefs to explore and snorkeling as well. Phi Phi is a larger island that Koh Rok Nai, and in contrast to Koh Rok, this island is a bit more popular with tourists. Phi Phi is a developed island with resorts, but it is also well-known for its beautiful coral reefs.
Island Hopping in Thailand
Island Hopping in Thailand can cost about 1,300 baht, or about $40. The day-long trips, that are conducted by speedboat, and with groups, usually include lunch, snorkeling gear, and beverages.
Elephant Tours in Thailand
Elephant Tours in the rainforest in Thailand: Tours can last for as little as 30 minutes, or as long as as a full day when combined with other tours. Typical trips include a pickup from a hotel or resort in Koh Lanta and a transfer to the rainforest; guests then ride through the rainforest on an elephant. Some trips include a chance to feed the elephants and short hiking trips through the rainforest. A trip to Old Town, Koh Lanta, a chance to see a monkey show (with pictures with the monkeys) or a trip to tiger cave, may be some options for the safari.
Kayaking in Koh Lanta, Thailand
Kayaking through Thailand’s Mangroves with a Koh Lanta tour: The tour guides can usually pick up clients at the resort or will meet their clients at a designated location on the beach. The tour may cost about 1,000 baht.
Jogging or Walking on the Beach in Lanta
The beaches near the northern end of Lanta, Thailand are not rocky; they are flat, with unspoiled sand. Take a morning jog soon after sunrise for a great workout: The length of the beach is about 4K.
As you can see, there is plenty to do in Koh Lanta, with something to suit all tastes.2015-09-25