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Ko Tachai Island - CLOSED

Phang Nga Province, Thailand
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Koh Tachai was very beautifull, but too many tourist

Koh Tachai was very beautiful, but unfortunate the island get visited by too many tourists, more... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2016
Erik T
Wildervank, The Netherlands
It's pretty far for a day trip but the beach is an absolute paradise.

Went there for a one day trip from Krabi (Ao-nang), the car came to pick up at 5.30 AM. (*scream... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2016
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Koh Tachai was very beautiful, but unfortunate the island get visited by too many tourists, more than the island can handle. The diving areas are still very nice.

Thank Erik T
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Went there for a one day trip from Krabi (Ao-nang), the car came to pick up at 5.30 AM. (*scream*). Arrived at Tub-la-mu pier in Phang-nga around 8 AM., from the pier to Tachai took me around 1.20 Hrs. (I took my pills otherwise I...More

Thank Dressofballet
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

I guess we were pretty lucky to visit the island when it wasn't completely crowded. Maybe 5-6 boats but none were full. We were there with SeaStar and our boat wasn't that full. The beach is gorgeous!!! Truly. Went snorkeling in two different stops. They...More

1  Thank Katjawho
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Less populated compared to other islands like Phi Phi... Be ready for a long drive to the harbor from Phuket as its on the north western side of Phuket but rest assured the effort is worth it. Footwear need to be left behind to keep...More

Thank Sunil_Thapa
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

It's just haven on earth like you see in the internet white sand crystel water and coconut tree like everybody dream very good for swimming i booket my trip via elizabethandaman and via loveanadaman it was first class service with beautiful breakfast and give us...More

Thank claraaoun1182
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The Coral Reefs are mostly dead, only few fishes, and dirty water... Beach itself is beautiful Way too many tourists... Would not recommend for snorkeling, but the beach is beautiful.

2  Thank dmgerber
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Used a Sea Star trip for visiting Ko Tachai Island. The day-trip was very well organised, nice staff, great hosts on the boat and Island Tour. Food and drinks provided are a bit too much. You expect more time for snorkelling instead of 30 minutes...More

2  Thank Peter p
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Don't go if your on Phuket as its an 2 hour bus ride and an other hour and half boring boat ride. Probably closer places to Phuket to snorkel that are just as good.

Thank Fred H
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Been there for the first time and have seen the white sands for the first time in my life, the feelings when you walk it's just lovely and the sands are really soft, this spesific island is a part of similan islands group and actually...More

1  Thank Athbi A
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We spent a day at Ko Tachai on a dive safari and the general area is very beautiful. We probably didn't get the best out of the diving as the pinnacle is supposed to be a top dive site and when we dived it the...More

Thank DickBurton
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