Thailand’s Islands are very popular with tourists either on Thailand family packages or individual trips. The country offers a lot of beautiful Islands in the Gulf of Thailand on the east coast or in the Andaman Sea on the west coast. The selection is huge and you have the agony of choice. From dream like beaches with crystal clear and turquoise water, fantastic snorkeling spots, frequently visited holiday destinations to quite lonely and relaxed Islands. You can almost find everything in Thailand.
To make the choice a bit easier, we put together 9 Islands of Thailand in this article which is absolutely worth a visit. We have listed a good compilation between popular and less visited Islands. Some inspiration for your next trip to your International honeymoon packages. Of course these are worth a visit, and can be considered as budget honeymoon packages Thailand.
The most famous and popular Islands such as Phuket and Koh Samui can be easily reached by plane, as both have an airport. To Koh Samui flies almost exclusively Bangkok Airways, but to Phuket the selection is already larger. Many other Islands, such as Koh Phangan, Koh Mook, Koh Lipe or Koh Tao can only be reached by boat. There are many options in combination with the boat - the bus, the train or the airplane. The choice is huge. For tickets, prices, times and the various possibilities, you can check them out from Thailand tour package from Chandigarh.
Let’s start with the dreamlike Island of Koh Mook. It is located in the Andaman Sea on the west coast of Thailand in the region of Trang. Koh Mook and the surrounding Islands such as Koh Ngai or Koh Kradanare true paradises and still not that much visited. Even during our stay in the main season there weren’t too many visitors on the Island. Although Koh Mook doesn’t have any nightlife or parties to speak of, it offers you peace, remoteness and wonderful dreamlike beaches, which should be added in your International tour packages Thailand.
Chicken Island or Koh Gai, as it is called in Thai, is located off the coast of Ao Nang in Krabi. There are no accommodations on the Island, but you can visit Chicken Island on a nice day trip in your International travel packages from Ao Nang. Best part is that it’s not costly just few bucks would make it for you to visit. You can reach the Island either by one of the Island hopping tours or go there on your own with one of the long tail boats at the beach of Ao Nang. It’s totally worth a visit.
Koh Phayam is located in the Andaman Sea on Thailand’s west coast near the town of Ranong. The Island is becoming more and more popular, however at the moment there is still very little tourism. Despite the fact that the island is pretty quiet, you can still do a lot during your International tour packages Thailand. You can visit the pier temple, the beautiful and secluded beaches, go with a kayak through the mangroves or do an Island hopping tour to the surrounding Islands.
Koh Samui is the third largest Island of Thailand and next to Phuket the most popular amongst tourists. It attracts many vacationers every year and has quite a lot to offer then just to be budget honeymoon packages destination. On the “Coconut Island” (that’s how Samui is sometimes called) you can find many beautiful beaches, impressive temples, large shopping malls, night markets and a diverse range of restaurants, bars and clubs, it’s can be substantially called an affordable honeymoon packages on Koh Samui there is always something going on, but there are still some quiet places if you are more into that.
Koh Phangan is especially famous for its monthly Full Moon Party and located only 30 minutes by boat from Koh Samui. Many visitors just come to the Island for this very event. But Koh Phangan has actually quite a lot more to offer! Three weeks a month, when the Full Moon Party isn’t happening, Koh Phangan is a relaxed and quiet Island. There is a lot to discover so you won’t be bored for sure. The sights range from temples and waterfalls to hiking the Khao Ra, which is the highest mountain of the Island.
Koh Tao is the third Island in the south of the Gulf of Thailand and very popular with travelers for budget honeymoon packages Thailand. You most probably have already heard about the Island if you are interested in diving and snorkeling since Koh Tao is known for its amazing underwater world. The Island attracts many backpackers who also like to party at the famous Sairee Beach. But Koh Tao offers much more than snorkeling, diving and party. There are absolutely paradise-like beaches and fantastic viewpoints like the John Suwan Viewpoint.
The Island Koh Chang is located in the eastern part of the Gulf of Thailand near the Cambodian border, also called “Elephant Island”. Despite its size (it is the second largest island of the country), the Island has still been spared from mass tourism. On Koh Chang you can explore many secluded beaches. It’s best to do that on a scooter trip on your own. In addition, you can explore mangroves, temples, viewpoints or waterfalls. You surely won’t get bored on the Island.
Koh Phi Phi consists of two islands. Koh Phi Phi Don, the main island with all the accommodations and restaurants and Koh Phi Phi Leh, the small neighboring island, which has become very famous because of the movie The Beach. And it is being most preferred by all the tour advisors for International tour packages for family.
You can visit the smaller Island with a day trip, because it has a lot more offer than the popular Maya Bay. We can also recommend you a visit at the Viking Cave or the Lo Sama Bay in ¬. Not so crowded, but not less interesting or beautiful.
Koh Lipe is located in the South West of Thailand. It is a small Island inside the Tarutao National Park. Also, the Island is just a half-hour boat ride away from the Malaysian Island Langkawi.
The Island is often referred to as the Maldives of Thailand. However, because of that it has attracted lots of visitors. Almost too much, at least during the high season.
Although Koh Lipe attracts lots of travelers, it still offers amazing white beaches, turquoise and crystal clear water as well as a colorful underwater world to dive or snorkel.
The most southern tip of the island, and the main town Phuket Town with the partly colorful houses and a great night market on Sunday, are also worth a visit.
For what you can do in Phuket and which places you should visit, check out for information on Thailand tour package from Chandigarh.