Koh Nang Yuan, Thailand
Koh Nang Yuan (Nang Yuan Island) is a wonderful small island just 400 meters from Koh Tao and has become a popular destination of the travelers that visit Nang Yuan during their trip to Koh Tao. The beaches of the island have the most amazing scenery and you will be surprised of how clean the island is. This is because not only any act of littering is strictly forbidden on Nang Yuan, but you are also not allowed to bring any packages with yourself.
Koh Nang Yuan Attractions
A superb resort has been established on Nang Yuan. Once you arrive at the island, you have to pay the entrance charge of 100 bahts. The arrival on the island is possible only by boat so you can chose between taking a long boat from Koh Tao or a Lomprayah catamaran from Chumphon to Ko Samui and back. Once you’re there you won’t really need any other vehicles since the island is so small that you will easy explore it by having an easy walk.
The island is tremendously popular among the snorkelers as they get to see some truly stunning views while diving in the waters of Koh Tao. Those include bright corals, numerous fish species, eagle rays and others. If you’re lucky enough, you might even get to see a turtle. The resort offers special daily tours for each taste.
In terms of accommodation, the Nang Yuan resort offers several types of bungalows to its guests. All of them are facilitated with refrigerators, but others have extras like air conditioning and TV. The resort’s only restaurant will serve you great local dishes and also some Western meals.
Koh Nang Yuan Tourism
Visiting Koh Nang Yuan is not cheap due to the monopoly state the resort holds over the whole island so the guests of this place have to be aware that the prices of nearly everything are several times higher than in Koh Tao. However, if money is no issue to you and you are willing to spend some of the greatest moments of your life in the pristine beaches of this colorful island – don’t hesitate and definitely include Nang Yuan in your Thailand destinations list!