Ang Thong National Marine Park aboard the Tour Boat (Operated by Samui Island Tour Co.)
This tour is best for guests who prefer to stay away from speed boats for slow easy sailing. If you have young children, currently pregnant, have sensitive back, get sea sick easily, or would like to stay overnight at the park the tour boat is the way to go.
This tour does not have much of snorkeling or visit Koh Paluay but instead offers visit to Koh Wau Ta Lap where you can kayak between the islands; and visit Lotus cave with stalagmites and stalactites.
7.30 Transfer from your hotel to the pier by air-condition minibus to Nathon Pier
8.30 Departure Nathong aboard the tour boat, light breakfast is served
10.00 Arrive at Mae Koh Island and start kayaking along the coastline or transfer to the beach by long tail boat. Go for a short climb through dense rainforest and narrow ravines to reach the top with fantastic views of the emerald lake known as "Talay Nai".
12.00 Thai buffet lunch and fresh fruit on board.
12.30 Additional opportunity for kayaking at Wua Ta Lap Island (Park's Visitor Center) or transfer to the beach by long tail boat. If you do not join the kayaking, you may hike to the Lotus Cave, known as “Bua Boke” with beautiful stalagmite & stalactite formations.
Alternatively, if you had enough exercise you can enjoy a swim or just relax on a beautiful beach of white sand as soft as powder.
15.00 Departure from Wua Ta Lap Island, coffee / tea served on board.
16.30 Arrive at Koh Samui and transfer back to your hotel
Itinerary above may vary depending on weather conditions
The tour includes hotel transfers, a light breakfast, bottled mineral water, fresh fruits, a buffet lunch, sea
kayaking, the use of snorkeling
equipment, dry bag when kayaking, and a life jacket, and full insurance coverage.
Please note that kayaking on this tour can be physically demanding. Guests who would like to stay overnight at the Park's Visitor Center we'll get pick up here the next day. Accommodation facilities such as bungalows and tents are available for rent (Please note that we cannot guarantee the availability of return trip the next day if we experiencing unfavorable weather conditions).
Tour Price: 1,700 THB per adults, 850 THB children up to ages 4 to 12 (Children under 2 years old & guests older than 60 years & pregnant women are not allow on this tour for safety reason)
The tour is also available without kayaking at: 1,300 THB per adults, 650 Baht children
our early booking price of 1,600 THB per adult: 800 THB Children (Tickets must be purchased at least 3 days prior to departure)
Without kayaking at: 1,200 THB per adult: 600 THB Children
Tour prices do not include the admission fee to the marine park currently 300 for adults 150 for Children