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Ao Plaaylaem

Phangan Island Attractions | Koh Phangan's white sand playground

Located on the southwest coastline of Koh Phangan, Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan is tucked at the base of Khao Hin Nok. Khao Hin Nok is a monolithic granite mountain that towers over the area and provides fantastic panoramic views of the Ang Thong National Marine Park.

Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan can be reached by road and then path from Thongsala, Koh Phangan's largest community. If you wish to reach Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan's shores via hired boat, check in Thongsala for availability.

If you want to strap on the tanks for a dive or don snorkeling equipment at Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan, there is an absolutely beautiful coral reef formation some eighty meters offshore. The bay surrounding Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan is shallow, so if you wish to take a dip, the best times would be between the months of November and April. If you want to swim near Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan in the remaining months, you should schedule your swims to coincide with the high tide at Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan. If you feel like kayaking, Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan is a great place to slalom around the giant boulders that dot the bay. You can hire kayaks by the hour quite easily from just about any one of the multiple resorts in the area of Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan. Whether you are inclined to laze on the beach reading your favorite book or feel like trekking about the verdant jungles surrounding Khao Hin Nok, you are certain to be able to satisfy your holiday desires.

So make Ao Plaaylaem in Koh Phangan your stop for white sand pleasure while in Koh Phangan!

Last Updated: 09 Sep 2009