Koh Lanta is a tropical Island, about 27 km long and 6 km wide, and is located about 70 km south of Krabi's western Coast on the southern Andaman Sea. The quiet, laidback atmosphere offers an ideal get away for those seeking to escape from the masses of Tourists.
Very rich of Nature, Koh Lanta offers a dozen of high quality Dive Sites, a good choice of Resorts and Hotels, ranging from the romantic bamboo Bungalow up to the luxury 5 star Resort, most of them are located directly at one of the 9 secluded Beaches on it's western Coast. There is also a wide range of local style Restaurants and Bars directly on the beach or nearby, serving excellent Thai food as well as European kitchen.
For those who don't want to take a sunbath on the beach or go to dive and snorkel every day, Koh Lanta offers many activities, such as Elephant Trekking, Horse Riding, Cave exploration and extended walks through a Rain Forest in the National Park. You can also visit other islands by speed- or long tail boat, as well as the with mangroves covered eastern coast of Koh Lanta .