Discover KOH YAO YAI

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Koh Yao is a beautiful unspoiled island in the Andaman Sea, located near Phang Nga bay and between Phuket and Krabi. It is formed by two islands: Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai. Noi means little and Yai means big. So, can you guess which is which? Both of them are spectacular!

Besides the tours we proposed you below, if you want to visit Koh Yao Noi, Hong Islands or Phang Nga Bay from Krabi or Ao Nang, do not miss our semiprivate boat tour by speedboat to James Bond Island.

Eager to discover what things you can do from Koh Yao Yai?

Koh Yao Yai things to do

What to do in Koh Yao Yai? This island is strategically located to offer many different things to do and places to visit, while you spend a few days relaxing in nature.

Koh Yao Yai island offers emerald water beaches surrounded by limestone cliffs, mangroves and fishing villages, which characterized this unique place situated just beside Phang Nga.

So there are plenty of things to do from Koh Yao Yai: island hopping boat tours, snorkel, canoe in sea caves between mangrove trees, discover a unique floating village in the middle of the sea, swim in a lagoon, a Phang Nga Bay tour, or simply enjoy swimming in a Koh Yao Yai beach…

As is often the case in Thailand, the transportation is accessible, easy and cheap. You can go from Krabi to Koh Yao Yai by different type of boats, there are multiple options and schedules: public ferries, or private transport by long tail boat or speedboat. Contact us and we will advise you as to how to get to the island, as well as what to do in Koh Yao Yai!

All Bangkok tours are personalized so you can change the itinerary with your tour guide, depending on your preferences. These tours are carried out by our third party tour company in Bangkok, carefully selected by us, where we act as collaborators, you can book them through us without any cost.

Why visit Koh Yao Yai island?

If you want to discover a paradise away from the overcrowded mass of tourism this is an excellent island choice.

The Phang Nga Bay is a jewel to be discovered!

Koh Yao Yai is also an island that offers some nice hotels and restaurants, as well as nature and jungle in its interior, making it a perfect place to spend a few days outside the commercial circuit.

Let us be your tour agency, in KOH YAO YAI and we will show you the best of this paradisiacal island!

Koh Yao Yai tours

We work with a collaborating agency, they do high-quality boat tours in Koh Yao Yai, and we believe we can show you these islands in a very interesting and unique way. We can book these excursions for you, private or in groups, without any extra cost. We have made a selection of what we consider the 3 essentials to enjoy Koh Yao Yai island and Phang Nga bay with family, friends or simply alone!

HONG ISLANDS HOPPING TOUR

The Hong Islands are a group of small beautiful gems, located on the way to Koh Yao Yai from Krabi and they are the gate to the Phang Nga bay.

Hence, this boat tour will suit you if you are planning to visit the Hong Islands area from Koh Yao Yai, but if your hotel is located in Ao Nang or Krabi area, we recommend you our semiprivate boat tour to James Bond by speedboat, to visit Phang Nga: James Bond island, Hong Islands and Koh Yao Noi.

Would you like to swim in a natural emerald lagoon surrounded by mangrove trees and enormous limestone rock formations? Don’t miss the beautiful Hong Islands ´ Lagoon! We can even find sometimes bats living on it!

Places to visit: 
- Hong Island and Lagoon, one of our favorites!

- Rai Island and its white sandbanks that are formed at low tide

- Lao La Ding: Crystal clear water beach with a coral reef surrounded by limestone cliffs

- Pak Biar: Or as the villagers called, Lao Bu Lo, a beautiful island in the north of Hong Islands

- Lao Ka Nui: Snorkeling spot

- Nok Island: The gate to Hong Islands archipelago

Program:
9:00 am – 04:00 pm

Transport:
Long Tail Boat (typical Thai wooden boat)

Tour Guide:
Thai & English languages

Prices:
Up to 2 people 2.400 Thb/Person.
Up to 3 people 2.200 Thb/Person.
Up to 4 people 2.000 Thb/Person.
Groups between 5 to 8 people 1.800 Thb/Person.

Boat tour Includes:

  • Transfers to/from hotel

  • Insurance accident 

  • Guide.

  • Mask for snorkelling and life jacket

  • Lunch

  • Fresh fruits

  • National Park fee

PHANG NGA & SEA CAVE CANOE

If you like adventure, canoeing in caves and at the same time discovering some authentic culture in a fishing-floating village, this is the ideal island boat tour to do from Koh Yao Yai!

Places to visit and things to do: 

Sea Canoeing at Hong Islands, through the spectacular sea caves

James Bond Island, famous for the classic movie ¨The Man with the Golden Gun¨.

Panyee Island: The fishing-floating village built on the sea where you will find out how its habitants live!

On the way back we will explore some of the caves around Phang Nga bay such as Mangrove Cave, Hoi Teep Cave or Ice Cream Cave (depending on the sea conditions)

Program:
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Transport:
Long Tail Boat (typical Thai wooden boat)

Tour Guide:
Thai & English languages

Prices:
Up to 2 people 3.400 Thb/Person
Up to 3 people 3.200 Thb/Person
Up to 4 people 3.000 Thb/Person
Group between 5 to 8 people 2.800 Thb/Person

Boat tour Includes:

  • Transfers to/from hotel

  • Insurance accident 

  • Guide.

  • Mask for snorkelling and life jacket

  • Lunch

  • Fresh fruits

  • National Park fee

KHAI ISLANDS

The magical Khai Islands are located southwest of Koh Yao Yai. They are small islands with beautiful sandy beaches and turquoise waters.

One of the peculiarities of these islands is that they are so small, that they do not have any type of construction. They are designed to be enjoyed during the day, to have a lunch on the beach and to snorkel.

Snorkelling at Khai Islands

Due to the great visibility of its crystalline water, is a perfect spot for snorkeling. So… We present you below the: Khai Islands Snorkeling boat tour!:

Places to visit and things to do: 
- Khai Nok Island: Enjoy swimming with the colorful fish and discover the coral reef in the crystal clear water 

- Khai Nai Island: The second snorkeling spot where you can enjoy the underwater world together with some soft corals 

- Khai Nui Island: We will stop here to enjoy a picnic lunch, we will also have the opportunity to walk around the island, have a relax bath or sunbathing at your own leisure

Program:
9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Transport:
Long Tail Boat (typical Thai wooden boat)

Tour Guide:
Thai & English languages

Prices:
Up to 2 people 2.200 Thb/Person
Up to 3 people 2.000 Thb/Person
Up to 4 people 1.800 Thb/Person
Groups of 5 – 8 people 1.600 Thb/Person

Boat tour Includes:

  • Transfers to/from hotel

  • Insurance accident 

  • Guide.

  • Mask for snorkelling and life jacket

  • Meals

  • Fresh fruits

  • National Park fee

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