Many tourists who travel to Koh Lanta (Thailand) for their holiday are wondering how to get around the island. How to get from the pier to the hotel, from one beach to another, and how to get to the night market or other shops. In general, such inquiries can be covered in one, broader question: What types of transportation are there on the island of Koh Lanta, and how much do they cost? For an island that is more than 20 km long, the range of transportation options on Koh Lanta looks very limited. There are tuk-tuks, taxis, bicycles, mopeds and cars for rent. But let's consider each of them in an orderly fashion.
If you are flying to Thailand and would like to visit Phuket, the best way to see this tropical beautiful island is to travel by car. You can visit the most attractive and deserted beaches of this island, go to shopping malls and to Phuket street markets. You would better rent a car and it will give you freedom of movement in Phuket. The process of car renting should be taken seriously. On the one hand, it is very easy to rent a car in Phuket, on the other hand, there is a high risk to lose money and to get into trouble.
In Thailand, the vast majority of cafes, restaurants and hotels will provide you with WiFi Internet access. But some hotels will ask you to pay for it, sometimes a lot. It is much more reliable to buy a SIM card with unlimited internet from a local mobile operator. In this article you will learn how to connect to the Internet, how to buy a SIM card and how to top up an account in order to use your unlimited mobile Internet in Thailand.
Vacations on Koh Lanta are often combined with a visit to the nearby Railay Beach, or a stay in the tourist town of Ao Nang. It's not surprising, as the distance between these popular resorts in the province of Krabi is just about 50 km by sea, or just 90 km by land. The best and most convenient way to Get from Koh Lanta to Ao Nang or Railay is by ferry. In this article I will tell you how to buy ferry tickets with a transfer from your hotel, how much the tickets will cost, and which form of transportation is best during low season, when there is no ferry service.
In Krabi province, in the south of Thailand, tourists are greeted by enormous rock formations which tower over a turquoise sea, fabulously beautiful bays, white sand beaches, and coral reefs with many astonishing inhabitants. There are more than 150 islands and several mainland tourist destinations in Krabi. This article will cover how not to get lost in all this diversity, and how to choose exactly the right destinations to suits your preferences.
Ao Nang in Krabi province is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Thailand. I spent the whole day exploring the delights of this town and in looking for a good beach, if one should actually exist! In Ao Nang you can easely go by boat to the neighboring paradise islands, with their white sand and turquoise water. But are there really no decent beaches in Ao Nang itself? I can say that there are good beaches in Ao Nang, but you need to know how to get to them.
The distance from the city of Krabi town to the island of Koh Lanta is about 40 km by sea or 85 km by land, including a ferry crossing. This article gives you all the information you will need to get from Krabi Town or Krabi Airport to your hotel on Koh Lanta. It covers transportation options, cost of transportation and ferry tickets, and how long it takes to get to Koh Lanta from Krabi.
Before their first trip to a new place, before booking a hotel or buying tickets, most people want , at the very least, to catch a glimpse of what the destination will look like. And I'm not just talking about hotels, but also about what surrounds them - how the streets, shops, transportation, restaurants and beauty salons look like. I will take a stroll through one of the most popular destinations in Krabi - the tourist town of Ao Nang. Let's see how this place in Thailand, on the coast of the Andaman Sea, can please or surprise tourists.