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Koh Ngai

Koh Ngai is a charming island with a dramatic interior and very-clean sandy beach along its eastern coast. Koh Ngai is situated between Krabi and Trang provinces. See Koh Ngai Map.

Another destination recommended is "Koh Mook". Koh Mook is an island located near Koh Ngai, you may take a ferry boat which run daily to Koh Mook. Next to them is Koh Kradan. 

The sea water is visible and turquoise. Lives under the water here is interesting. From Koh Ngai, you may see several small islands scattering nearby. In addition to sun bathing under shadow of the trees, around Koh Ngai is the excellence for snorkeling. Mask and snorkel sets and fins can be rented from resorts for 50 Baht each, or you can take half-day snorkeling tours to nearby islands (about 700 Baht/Person). Those islands include Koh Chuak, Koh Ma, Koh Mook and Morakot Cave, etc. Another interesting activity is a trip to Koh Rok Nok, 29 kms southwest of Koh Ngai, cost 1200 Baht by speedboat (plus the marine national park fee).

At Koh Ngai, you will find a wide range of activities including Scuba Diving Lessons, Diving tours, Snorkeling, Sea Canoes, Daily Boat tours, Swimming and Jungle Trekking. One of the biggest attractions is the short boat journey to the EMERALD CAVE, a miracle of Nature nestled inside one of the Islands. The Cave opens up into a Valley and counted as an unseen attracting place.

Koh Ngai or Koh Hai is under responsibility of Mu Koh Lanta National Park, Lanta District, Krabi Province but is considered the tourist attraction of trang Sea since transportation from Trang is more convenient. Koh Ngai is the island of quiet atmosphere full of fertile shallow water coral reef. The eastern beach is about 2.2 km of white clean sand with the range of coral reef lying ahead of the shore where many resorts are situated.

Southeast of the island is a small bay which is the site of Koh Ngai Resort. In front of the resort are the pier and some shallow water coral reef. Walking southwards, you will reach the huge rock called Laem Kuan Im looking like the figure of Chao Mae Kuan Im (Kuan Im Bodhisattva). This is also a diving area. Not far from this area to the southwest is Ko Tong Bay of 1 km sandy beach, the location of Koh Ngai Paradise. On the hill at the tip of Ko Tong Bay is Koh Ngai National Park Ranger Unit II with the camping area provided. Diving can be done in front of the Ranger Unit's office. Koh Ngai has the walkway that leads to the viewpoint with the distance of 2 km to admire the scenery of Trang Sea at both eastern and western sides. It is better to have a tour leader.