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  • Trip introduction

    This lagoon and cave canoeing trip in Phang Nga Bay is a fantastic experience that combines the thrill of adventure with breathtaking landscapes and spectacular beauty. Conducted over a single day, this trip takes you across a variety of beautiful caves, lagoons and hongs as you canoe around Phuket’s famous Phang Nga Bay.

    Start with canoeing around the Tidal Nape Sea Caves, where you’ll witness limestone karstic islands and variety of beautiful hongs. After a short break, you’ll then sail towards two more islands where you’ll canoe around the forests and witness the rich wilderness in the form of mudskippers, water monitor lizards and kingfishers, amongst other creatures. Towards the end of your trip you’ll get to create your own traditional Loi Kratong during the sunset. Besides this, you’ll also feast on delicious Thai cuisine.

    Destination

    The Phang Nga Bay, also known as the Ao Phang Nga National Park, is a region of Thailand that lies between Thailand’s mainland and Phuket Island. Comprising of many smaller islands, this region is mainly characterized by its limestone cliffs, large rock formations, caves, lagoons and mangrove forests.

    For this day trip, you’ll be picked up from Phuket and driven to the Ao Po Pier from where you’ll sail into Phang Nga Bay before starting your canoeing journey. For your canoeing journey you’ll visit caves, lagoons, hongs, some small islands and mangroves. At the end of your session, you’ll sail back to the Ao Po Pier from where you’ll be dropped back to your hotel.

    Destination highlights

    Canoe across the lagoons and caves on this Phang Nga Bay trip. | Catch views of gorgeous cliffs, islands and caves.| Learn about the ecosystem of this region. | Spot many sea creatures. | Savour delicious Thai meals. | Witness a gorgeous sunset while canoeing.

    Activity Details

    Sea kayaki

    Yes

    3 hrs

    Sea Canoes

    4

    Trip details
  • Lagoon and Cave Canoeing in Phang Nga Bay

    Today morning, you will be picked up from your hotel or airport in Phuket and driven to Ao PO. Board an escort boat and feast on a delicious Thai style lunch on boat, followed by a briefing of your upcoming canoeing session. Arrive at your first island, where you'll canoe around the Tidal Nape Sea Caves where you'll get to witness the limestone karstic islands and Hongs. After an hour of canoeing you'll return to the escort boat which will transfer you to the second island. Witness hidden cliff lined lagoons which are populated with macaques, water monitor lizards, kingfishers, mudskippers and more. By 18:00 hrs return to the escort boat for a buffet dinner. Finally, after sunset you'll return to your canoes to float your Loi Kratong that illuminates the dark waters. Finally, by in the late evening, return to the escort boat and depart for Ao Po. From here, you'll be transferred to the mini van that will drop you back to your hotel in Phuket. Your trip ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    For this trip, your pick-ups take place from 11:30 hrs to 12:30 hrs, depending on the location of your hotel in Phuket. Once you're picked up you'll be transferred to the escort boat via mini van. Today's package includes Thai lunch and dinner. Made with the best ingredients you'll enjoy chicken and sea food, brown, red and black rice served with homemade Masaman curry. After exploring around the Phang Nga Bay you'll depart from Ao Po by 20:00 hrs and reach back by 21:00 hrs. From there you'll b

    Day 1 Milestone

    Phuket

    Phuket

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Dinner

    Veg|Non-veg|||
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made by 12:00 hrs on the day prior to the lagoon and cave canoeing in the Phang Nga Bay trip: Full refund.

    No show: No refund.

    Above and beyond all cancellation fees/charges by the operator and The Great Next, you will be charged international payment transfer fees. Please check with us what these charges will be for this trip.    

    Rules on trip

    Consumption of alcohol or any kind of intoxication is not permitted during the lagoon and caves canoeing in Phang Nga Bay trip.

    No harm or damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the lagoon and cave canoeing in Phang Nga Bay trip.

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the guide at all times during the lagoon and cave canoeing in the Phang Nga Bay trip.

    The equipment should be used with care during the lagoon and cave canoeing in the Phang Nga Bay trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The pick-up times for the lagoon and cave canoeing trip in Phang Nga Bay range between 11:30 and 12:30 hrs and the drop-off times range between 21:30 and 22:00 hrs.

    The children's cost for the lagoon and cave canoeing in Phang Nga Bay trip is free for children under 6 years and INR 4700 per child for children between 6 to 12 years.

    Travellers from outside Thailand are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover tips to staff and other incidental expenses during the lagoon and cave canoeing in Phang Nga Bay trip.

    All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. Accordingly, prices may be subject to a foreign currency premium/discount at the time of booking. 

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the lagoon and cave canoeing in Phang Nga Bay trip.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of this course depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra costs are incurred due to changes in the itinerary, they will be borne by the traveler.
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    • Kayaking in Phuket Thailand Phang Nga Bay Adventure Travel Destinations
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Pick-up and drop-off in Phuket via mini van

    • Escort boat travel to Phang Nga Bay
    • Sea canoe with all required gear
    • Thai lunch
    • Thai dinner
    • Soft drinks and water
    • Loi Kratong
    • Dry bags
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees

    Excludes

    • Air travel to Phuket

    • Any kind of accommodation
    • Any tips
    • Additional activities
    • Emergency expenses
    • Medical expenses
    • Personal expenses
    • Medical or travel insurance
    • Any alcoholic beverages
    • Any photos or videos
    • Any additional expenses due to delays etc
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimming costume/bathing clothes
    • Dry warm clothes for the way back
    • Extra pair of quick dry clothes
    • Sandals/floaters
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Hard luggage
    • Skirts/dresses/saris

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Sea canoe
    • Dry bags

    You need to get

    • Day pack
    • Towel
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunblock
    • Camera
    • Waterbottle
    • ID proof
    • Extra money in the local currency for tips
    • Torch

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry all specific and prescribed medications.