Day tour to Koh Tapu (James Bond Island)
Koh Tapu, Koh Panyee / Khao Pingkan / Tham Lod / Wat Suwan Khuha
|08.00 to 08.30||Pick up from your hotel.|
|09.00||Leave for Phang Nga Province by coach or van, depending on the number of guests on the tour.|
|10.00||Arrive at the pier and board a Speedboat to begin the tour. You will make your way through the mangroves on to where Khao Pingkan lies, about 6 kilometres from the mainland amidst a group of a dozen other islands. See the amazing James Bond Island made famous by the movie “The Man with the Golden Gun”. A distinctive feature of its famous bay is the number of sheer limestone cliffs that jut out of the emerald-green water including the famous landmark Koh Tapu, a 20 metre high limestone rock that lies about 40 metres to the west. The entire area surrounding this island is really quite spectacular, from the various shaped limestone cliffs and mountains to the beautiful turquoise colored water and the marine life it is home to.|
|12.00||Have lunch at Panyee Island where the floating village and the local fishing community is situated. After lunch, take the time to browse the local souvenir shops.|
|02.00||Visit Wat Suwan Kuha, one of the province’s most famous temples. It is located on a mountain alongside a number of caves where several Buddha images are enshrined, the most important being the Reclining Buddha. The area in front of the cave is also home to a large family of cheeky monkeys. Our next stop is Sra Nang Manora Forest Park where you’ll find a series of small waterfalls and pools, ideal for a swim on a hot day. The waterfalls combined with the jungle setting and the peace and quiet create a little slice of paradise.|
|03.30||Head back to Ao Nang.|
|05.00||Arrive at Ao Nang beach and transfer back to your hotel.|
Pricing (Special Promotion)
Adults -1,400 baht per person.
Children -1,100 baht per child (between 3 and 11 years of age).
The program includes lunch as well as fruit and drinking water, a tour guide, life jacket, insurance, roundtrip transfers from your hotel in either Ao Nang, Klong Muang beach or Krabi Town.
Program times and locations may be subject to change due to tidal and weather conditions.
What to bring:
Towel / camera / hat /sunscreen / sunglasses / Mosquito lotion / essential belongings.
Dress should be comfortable with appropriate beach footwear, shorts, bathing suit. Please leave all valuables back at your hotel.
Children and pregnant women:
We do not recommend children under the age of 2 or pregnant women travel by Speedboat at certain times of the year due to the possibility of rough seas and unpredictable weather.
Food and Menu:
Food provided on our tour programs is either Thai or Seafood. If you require vegetarian or ano