is located just to the north of Phuket on the western
coast of the peninsular part of southern Thailand, with
an area of 4,171 sq.km. Its long sandy coast (220 km.)
and large numbers of limestone islands (161) and mountains
make it one of the most scenic provinces of Thailand,
and that is why it boasts as many as six national parks,
including three on the sea.
Phang-nga's attractions are divided
according to the counties they belong to. If you want
to find some specific places, see the lists on the right.
Most attractions in Phang-nga are
major excursion destinations from Phuket. The following
are among the best known.
Now Phang-nga is popular for
eco-tourism. There are many tour operators organizing
a large variety of activities in this area, such as
sea canoeing, rafting, elephant trekking, jungle trekking,
diving, etc.You are recommended to contact tour operators
for such a tour.
Note : The names of some attractions may appear
in more than one place but with the same data.
|For your personal safety and protection
by law, please use the services of travel agencies holding a TAT license