We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Phang Nga Bay and Beyond

Select Date and Travellers
US$ 141.83
2 travellers
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Simba Sea Trips, Thepkasattri Rd Royal Phuket Marina, Koh Kaew, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000 Thailand

Arrive at our office for a briefing while you enjoy some breakfast snacks, tea and coffee to keep you going until breakfast on the beach.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Royal Phuket Marina, 68 Moo 2, Thepkasattri Rd., Koh Kaew, Phuket Town, Phuket 83200 Thailand

Phukets only 5 star marina. Marvel at the beautiful yachts as we embark on our adventure into the Andaman sea.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Koh Panak Cave, Ao Phang Nga National Park Thailand

Koh Phanak

Koh Phanak is often our first stop for some intriguing cave exploration. Like Swiss cheese, Phanak is full of hidden caves, lagoons and hongs. We aim to select the very best location depending on the tide and weather on your day. So fire up your torches and step into a prehistoric world! Sightseeing is a strong suit of this tour since you will have the chance to see exclusive sights that not many people have seen in their lives.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Hong Islands, Nong Thale, Krabi Town 81000 Thailand

Sea Canoeing

Hong island is a stunning location for a scenic canoe trip. It is simply the best way to see these geological wonders up close and personal. Let the Thai guide take you into hongs and caves only accessible by canoe. Cruise the waters on the canoes and marvel the real natural beauty that has formed over hundreds of years, creating an amazing spectacle that will remain forever in your memory.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: James Bond Island, Ao Phang Nga National Park Thailand

Arguably the most famous spot in the bay, it's been a Mecca for Thai and Western tourists for over four decades, is the James Bond Island tour stop. You’ve come all this way and as Simba generally arrives well before the masses, we make a quick stop to see what all the fuss is about. This limestone marvel is perfect for you to take pictures.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Kudu yai island (เกาะกูดูใหญ่), Ko Yao Noi, Ko Yao District, Phang-nga, Thailand

Treasure Island/Secret Hong Swimming

Just a few minutes from James Bond island lays a fantastic hidden cave, only accessible by swimming through a narrow passage. Jump off the front of the boat, swim to the beach. It’s the perfect opportunity to cool off before we move across the bay. This stop is subject to tide conditions and an equally beautiful and quiet beach may be selected where sea or tide conditions allow for a better experience.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Koh Yao Yai Pier, Unnamed Rd, Tambon Ko Yao Yai, Amphoe Ko Yao, Chang Wat Phang-nga 82160, Thailand

As described, a truly unique location, still holding fast to a traditional existence in the face of it’s bustling brother, Phuket. Our tour takes a decidedly ‘terra firma’ turn, as we take a short trip across the south of the island to a stunning local Thai restaurant for a delicious Thai lunch.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Beach Peninsula, Ko Yao Yai, Ko Yao District, Phang-nga 82160, Thailand

The afternoon will take us to any number of beautiful beaches depending on tide and weather conditions. This is a chance to swim, snorkel (if conditions allow), relax, enjoy a light afternoon tea and sample the scenery before heading home. As previously stated, the snorkelling is very much 'introductory' but still great fun for young and old alike.

Duration: 45 minutes
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup up complimentary from Hotels and Villas around most major beaches on the west coast of Phuket (Kata - Karon - Patong - Kamala - Surin - Bangtao). Other areas may incur a 1000 Baht fee per vehicle for a return transfer. Our complimentary pick up zone is shown here.


Phuket Deep Sea Port
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • National Park fees
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Light refreshments
  • Snacks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Kata-Karon-Patong-Kamala-Surin only)
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional guide
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Bottled water
  • Restroom on board
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry/Admission - Koh Panak Cave
  • Entry/Admission - Hong Islands
  • Entry/Admission - James Bond Island
  • Entry/Admission - Koh Yao Yai Pier
  • Entry/Admission - Beach Peninsula
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Cancellation Policy - 100% refund payable if 5 days cancellation notice provided
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Reviews (64)
There are newer reviews for Phang Nga Bay and Beyond
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
61 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews simba tours phang nga bay small group james bond island varied activities fourth stop hard hats beat the crowds khao phing kan small restaurant snacks and drinks email communication didn t feel rushed cave exploring couldn't fault every penny fantastic guide
Selected filters
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 61 reviews
Reviewed 14 May 2019 via mobile

I’ve seen soo many pictures and videos of these islands however, they do this place no justice. These are islands that you HAVE to see with your own eyes to believe how beautiful it is. The tour was very organized and never felt rushed at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank skirag
simbaseatrips, Owner at Simba Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2019

Dear Skirag, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your tour. We are so happy to read that you had a phenomenal day. It is very nice to hear that you felt like our staff went above...More

Reviewed 9 May 2019 via mobile

Booking the Phang Nga and beyond trip with Simba sea trips turned out to be the best decision we made during our Phuket trip in April. We were a group of 6 adults and 5 kids and everyone enjoyed the island tour. Right from the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Srikala V
Reviewed 2 May 2019 via mobile

My wife and I recently went on this tour by Simba Sea Tours and we had a really great time. Our hotel transfers from Patong Beach were prompt and easy. Everything was seamless. Our guide Harry was top notch. I really wasn’t expecting much information...More

Thank Mark R
simbaseatrips, Owner at Simba Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2019

Dear Mrhudy, It's great to ready that your tour with us was seamless and that Harry provided lots of information. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope to see you at Simba again. Best regards, Andrea Simba Sea...More

Reviewed 1 May 2019 via mobile

Amazing tour run by an exceptional group of guides. The guide Jen was fantastic and went over and above to make sure we got the most out of every location. The small group size was an absolute winner. Very individualised tour to suit our group....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Raegreen1
Reviewed 29 April 2019

This was a great trip. The staff was very professional and knowledgeable. I would definitely go again.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ocean991
simbaseatrips, Owner at Simba Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2019

Dear Ocean991, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are happy to hear that the staff were professional and knowledgeable. We hope to see you at Simba again. Best regards, Andrea Simba Sea Trips

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Andy M
25 April 2019|
Response from StefanW336 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Andy You need to contact Simba Tours directly The boat leaves from the royal port of PHUKET
Google Translation
Key Details
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall: 000-0800-100-6999
Travellers Also Viewed
Frequently bought together
Special Offer
Phi Phi Islands Adventure Day Trip...
338 Reviews
from US$ 85.10*
US$ 94.55
Phi Phi Sunrise by Simba Sea Trips
200 Reviews
from US$ 148.58*
Private Customized Phuket Tour with...
96 Reviews
from US$ 11.41*
4-Waters Eco-Adventure Trip from...
46 Reviews
from US$ 91.17*
Phi Phi Sunrise by Simba Sea Trips
200 Reviews
from US$ 148.58*
Phang Nga Bay and Koh Panyee
33 Reviews
from US$ 138.45*
Private Boat Charter by Simba Sea...
12 Reviews
from US$ 1,283.19*
Krabi Classics by Simba Sea Trips
6 Reviews
from US$ 148.58*