Nestled on the southernmost region of Thailand’s Krabi Province, Koh Lanta consists of 52 azure islands. It is perfect holiday destination for you, if you wish to escape the crowd of popular tourist destinations. What makes it even better, is the comfort of staying in a holiday rental and enjoying your break at your own easy pace.
A perfect way to enjoy a carefree holiday is booking a holiday accommodation at your own convenience. If you want a modern accommodation, rent a classy apartment, or if you are in a mood for relaxing, stay in a spacious house. The Koh Lanta region has plenty of options for holiday makers.
At Koh Lanta, you can enjoy the majestic mountains in one area and in another you can get treated to the picturesque beaches, beautiful coral reefs and lush jungles.
The must see attractions in Koh Lanta include the Moo Koh Lanta National Park. Lying on the southern tip of Koh Lanta, the park is a colorful medley of jungles, mountains and beaches. If you are on the hunt for a tranquil location, the Tanod Beach is the perfect place for you to unwind. Another beach which is loved for its peaceful ambience is the Kawkwang Beach.
Another favored spot to visit for holiday makers are the Koh Lanta Caves. If you want some thrill in your otherwise relaxing holiday, spend a few hours exploring the captivating caves that came into being centuries ago. The adventure lovers can enjoy squeezing through narrow passages, crossing deep chasms and taking a dip in the cool subterranean pool.
We wouldn’t blame you if you just want to lounge on the beaches and take in the natural beauty that surrounds you, but your holiday would not be complete if you did not try out some of the water activities in Koh Lanta.
Rent a long tail boat and head out towards the sea, but if you believe you are not experienced in maneuvering a vessel in the water, you can also take a guided sea kayak tour. To experience the magical world of the undersea, go for a snorkeling session at Koh Haa which is popular destination for snorkelers and divers alike. After some underwater adventure, if you are in a mood to try your hand at fishing, there are many fishing trips conducted in the region and you get to bait on fishes like red snapper, marlin, barracuda, sailfish and tuna.
One of the reasons that makes Koh Lanta, a loved location among holiday makers is its year around warm weather. With little variation in temperatures from season to season, the low temperature range is 24° - 25° C and the high temperature range is 31° - 33°C. The month that sees the most rains is October, with the sky pouring down for around 24 days.
The journey to Koh Lanta is an adventure itself. The nearest airports to Koh Lanta are Trang, Krabi and Phuket. After a short ride from the airport, you will be taken to Koh Lanta by boats or ferries. Once you are aboard, just sit back and let nature welcome you!