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Chantara, Junk Boat

49/14 Moo 4, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 87 064 3126
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Amaizing day around Koh Phangan

Beautiful and relaxing day around Koh Phangan with the Chantara! Thanks to the staff for their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Biel, Switzerland
via mobile
Amazing chill out day with good company

Chantara is a Pirate looking ship with a modern twist. The trip was well organised from the start... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kat S
via mobile
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Chantara is a traditional asian sailing junk boat. She can bring you around Koh Phangan on the regular day cruise or all around the archipelago of Koh samui for a private cruise. Chantara is a wooden boat built with teak wood and provide all the modern comfort you can expect. Don't hesitate to join us for a unique experience on the Gulf of Thailand, to discover Koh Samui and his neighbors islands.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft drinks” (22 reviews)
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49/14 Moo 4, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 87 064 3126

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful and relaxing day around Koh Phangan with the Chantara! Thanks to the staff for their passion and energizing attitude. They made the day exceptional. Excellent choice of activities and services with an amazing sunset during the way back to Koh Samui. We recommend this...More

1  Thank nbouduba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chantara is a Pirate looking ship with a modern twist. The trip was well organised from the start till the end. You don't have to worry about anything - you get picked up from you resort/ hotel around 10am and dropped off at around 8pm....More

1  Thank Kat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It rained for part of the trip, saw nothing on the snorkelling due to recent weather yet still had the most perfect day. Something's are out of the operators hands so that's enough of the negatives above. Transfers to and from hotel included, sailing around...More

2  Thank Steven B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic trip and was easily one of the best experiences we had in Thailand. Wonderfully chilled trip, lots a variety and no pressure. The crew were great with the exception of the host who sees himself as a "character" and drops in the odd inappropriate...More

1  Thank Richard T
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I was lucky enough to meet this Dutch guy Jerry who owns Mambo Mambo Cafe in Koh Samui; he told me about this trip adventure and I booked it thru him. Everything was as great or even better as described, it was ana awesome experience...More

2  Thank Big M
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The ship is nice and comfortable. You have enough place, they offer soft drinks often and the lunch was really delicious. But I really didn't like how Marco (the guy in charge) was treating us. I don't know if that was because we are not...More

4  Thank Alba K
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This was a really well organised boat trip and one we would certainly recommend for couples and families alike. We left the port at 11am so you get a chance for a more leisurely start to the day. The crew on board are very attentive...More

1  Thank Grant3324
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I loved that it wasn't an early morning start so we weren't exhausted from the night before. The staff were super nice and the boat was awesome. If you're not up for 100% go immediately upstairs and claim the couch in the upstairs cabin. It...More

1  Thank KM6680
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic crew - they really looked after us. A good mix of experiences. Snorkelling, swimming, jumping off a boat, fishing, beach. And don't forget the cocktails !

1  Thank Anil D
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Booked via email was easy and quick responses. We were picked up promptly and taken to the Big Buddha pier where the boat was waiting. The boat easily took the 20-30 people on our trip and you had lots of beds, shaded areas and different...More

4  Thank Stuart C
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Response from chantara | Property representative |
Hi I don't know what's going on with our website. I will check with my webmaster. You can also send an email to the email box which you can find on any page of our website dow, right side, at the bottom. I'm sorry I can't... More
29 February 2016|
Response from chantara | Property representative |
Dear Sharon, We have trip every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, departure at 11am and come back at 7pm with sunset. We go all around Koh Phangan. We have one stop for snorkeling, fishing and swimming. We stop a second time... More