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Immerse yourself in the peaceful nature at Koh Yao Noi
query_builder 1 October 2021

 

      Real relaxation is not just about relaxing in a luxury hotel. Community-based tourism vacation is considered another style of relaxation that should not be overlooked. Koh Yao Noi is another place to experience community-based tourism vacation.

      Koh Yao Noi is a small island that still retains its rich nature whether it is a clear blue sea, a white sand beach, various types of coral and large trees that cover the entire island. This island is part of the Andaman Sea. It is an archipelago surrounded by islets. Koh Yao Noi is located in the area of ​​Ko Yao District, Phang Nga Province, only about 30 minutes from the coast travelling by speedboat, with a total area of ​​over 147 square kilometers. Koh Yao Noi can be divided into 2 islands with a total of 3 sub-districts, namely Koh Yao Noi, Koh Yao Yai and Peat Nai.

This small island has a population of just 5,000 people, mostly Muslims, who continue to live the traditional sea community lifestyle. Besides being filled with beauty, this island is also a place full of many activities such as traveling around the island, learning the traditional way of life of Koh Yao Noi local people, making traditional fishing tools, learning how to make local products like batik cloth, seeing how the fish are caught using traditional fishing method, demonstration of breeding lobsters in floating baskets, excursion to nearby islands and many other activities.

      Apart from activities, tourist attractions within the island are plenty as well such as Pa Koh, Hat Pa Sai and Ao Pakarang. If you are looking for a tourist attraction with beautiful nature with peaceful and tranquil ambience, Koh Yao Noi is a great place for you.