The Khao Lak attractions are becoming one of Thailand’s hottest tourist spot for vacation that is simply bursting with natural wonders. Discover in this superb region of southern Thailand including deserted beaches, verdant national parks, exotic tropical islands and refreshing waterfalls. Each lies within reachable distance from the hotel. All these things to do and see are unique opportunities to discover the wonders of this beautiful area.
Khao Lak attractions can please all types of visitors all year round. During high season (from November to April) water sports and island-hopping are the most popular activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving at the Similan or Surin islands. Moreover, sunbathing and playing beach volleyball (or any other beach sports) on the never-ending shore of Khao Lak. In low season, the Andaman Sea is too rough for swimming, but Khao Lak’s hinterland offers thrilling hiking opportunities in the jungle as well as superb waterfalls and national park to discover.
Similan Islands are conveniently located just 50km off the Khao Lak coast. As well as the Surin Islands are located about 100km northwest of Khao Lak. Offering their visitor a preserved natural environment made of white powder sand beaches, crystal-clear warm waters, and primary growth forest. They belong to a national park and offer great scuba diving and snorkeling spots. They are simply one of the most beautiful places you could visit in southern Thailand, if not the world.
Phang Nga Bay is one of the prime destinations in southern Thailand. Similar to Ha Long Bay in Vietnam. Moreover, Phang Nga Bay features tall limestone karsts rising from the sea, pierced by caves and tunnels. There are about 50 of these islands in the bay. The most popular way to visit the bay is by sea kayak, as this is the only means of transportation that can enter the tunnels and reach the hongs. A hong (which means ‘room’ in Thai) is a lagoon enclosed by the limestone cliffs, featuring mangrove trees, tropical plants, and fabulous local fauna.
White Sand Beach is located about 12km to the north of La On Village between Pakarang Cape and Pak Weep. Most importantly, White Sand Beach is the perfect spot for a relaxing day with your toes in the sand. And, this 2.6km stretch of sand permits you to comfortably enjoy a day on the beach in outstanding natural settings and far from the crowd.
Khao Sok National Park is located about 40km northeast of Khao Lak. Covering an area of over 700 km², it is known as the oldest evergreen rainforest in the world. Certainly, the perfect spot for those who is looking for adventure such as hiking, kayaking, and cruising on the lake. That is to say, these main activities are to enjoy in this unspoiled area of southern Thailand.
Ton Chong Fa Waterfall is a five-level waterfall located about 7km from Bang Niang. A 20-minute walk through the rainforest is necessary to reach the first level of the waterfall. However, it features a large pond where you can refresh yourself. Getting to the other four levels requires you to be fit as the trail is narrow and steep.
Wat Tham (aka Wat Suwan Khuha – ‘Temple Cave’ in Thai) is one of the many landmarks in Phang Nga Province. Most importantly, it is located off the highway that links Phuket and Phang Nga Town, only 6km before to reach the capital city of Phang Nga Province. Moreover, it features a large reclining Buddha statue inside a pretty big limestone cave.
At Pullman Khao Lak Resort, you will find everything you need to refresh your body and mind. With white powdery sands and azure waters of the Andaman Sea, this resort rests on Bang Muang Beach within easy reach to many important Khao Lak attractions. More than just a holiday, this Khao Lak Resort offers brilliant ocean vistas in our 253 rooms and pool villas. Promise to be one of the best family-friendly resort in Khao Lak. Where tropical charm meets modern tech, each room is an ideal space to relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with your loved one or family. Looking for a vacation in Khao Lak? Click Pullman Khao Lak Resort to plan your getaway with us.