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  • Trip introduction

    Explore the rustic beauty of Thailand through this Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip.

    Over the course of this adventure you’ll sail through its turquoise waters, catch sites of its limestone cliffs, canoe around small islands, explore many caves and then sunbathe on a beach! Some of the islands you’ll visit on your canoes are the Hong Island and the Mangrove or Diamond caves. After this you’ll board a longtail boat and sail towards the famous James Bond Island for a spot of sightseeing. After feasting on a delicious Thai lunch, you’ll end your adventure with some relaxing time on the Sandy Beach. You can sunbathe, catch waves or even swim in its crystal clear waters!

    In short, a great way to spend your day – this trip offers you a perfect mix of adventure with relaxing.

    NOTE: All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking.

    Destination

    The Phang Nga Bay is a popular destination for diving enthusiasts that lies between Thailand’s mainland and the Phuket island along the Andaman Sea. Apart from housing many gorgeous coral reefs underwater, this region is typically characterized by its plethora of small islands, large rock formations, limestone cliffs, caves, lagoons and beaches.

    For this trip you’ll travel to the Phang Nga Bay from the Kong Khien Pier by a large non ac longtail boat. You’ll first reach the Panak Island where you’ll enjoy some sightseeing. After this you’ll begin your canoeing journey around the Hong Island and the Diamond or Mangrove Cave. After you’ll stop by the famous James Bond Island before stopping to feast on a delicious lunch. Post lunch you’ll enjoy some relaxing time on the Sandy Beach before sailing back to the Kong Pier.

    For this trip you’ll travel by a large non ac, open-air boat before transferring to your ca

    Destination highlights

    Spend a day along Phuket's islands through this Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip. | Enjoy the thrill of canoeing along the Hong island and witnessing limestone landscapes, hidden caves and lagoons. | Catch a glimpse into the local way of life. | Stop at the famous James Bond Island. | Enjoy sunbathing and relaxing on the beach.

    Activity Details

    Sea kayaking

    Yes

    2 hrs

    5 kms

    Rafts

    3

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip: Canoeing around Phang Nga Bay and visiting the James B

    Be ready at your hotel in Kata, Karon or Patong for a pick-up between 07:15 and 08:30 hrs. Once you're picked up you'll be transferred to the Kong Khien Pier from where you'll board the boat towards the Phang Nga Bay.

    Once you reach the Phang Nga Bay by 09:30 hrs, you'll be transferred to your canoes to explore around. During this you'll visit the caves at Panak Island, stop by the Hong Island and then take a short tour around either the Mangrove Cave or the Diamond. After this you'll be transferred to the long tail boat that takes you to the James Bond Island, which is named after the 007 movie 'The Man with the Golden Gun' was filmed.

    After all this, you'll feast on a healthy lunch on board and end your tour by relaxing and sunbathing on the beautiful Sandy Beach. In the end you'll board the boat and sail back to the Kong Khien Pier. You'll reach back by 16:00 hrs, from where you'll be dropped back to your hotel. Your trip ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    Be ready for a pick-up from the Kata, Karon and Patong regions of Phuket between 07:15 and 08:30 hrs. Once you're picked up you'll directly be taken to the Kong Khien Pier via a large open-air, non ac boat that can accommodate upto 45 passengers. The boat is equipped with toilets and the facility to wash off with freshwater at the back of the boat. | You'll reach the Phang Nga Bay by 09:30 hrs where in you'll enjoy a round of sightseeing on your canoes. Post sightseeing you'll return to the boa

    Day 1 Milestone

    Phuket

    Phuket

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch

    Veg|Non Veg|||
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 2 days before your scheduled Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made 2 days or less before your scheduled Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    Above and beyond all cancellation fees/charges by the operator and the 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

    You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times during the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip.

    Please use the equipment with care during the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip.

    No damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    For the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip hotel pick-ups take place from Kata, Karon and Patong. You'll be picked-up from your hotel between 04:15-05:30 hrs and dropped-off back to your hotel between 16:00-18:00 hrs, depending on the location of your hotel. Timings are approximate and may be subject to delays.

    For the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip, bookings for children younger than 3 years are not charged; bookings for children aged between 3-12 years are charged at a discounted price of 1800 THB per person.

    For the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip meals are provided in non veg, however it is recommended that you inform the operator for veg and/or jain meals in advance.

    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 Phang Nga Bay Canoeing day 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 Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the Phang Nga Bay canoeing day trip 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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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off from Kata/Karon/Patong

    • Non ac, open-air boat travel to Phang Nga Bay and back
    • Toilet facility on boat
    • Longtail boat transfer to the James Bond Island and back
    • Canoes
    • Life jackets
    • Canoeing equipment
    • Well trained canoe paddlers
    • English speaking guide
    • Lunch on Day 1
    • Drinks and fruits
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees

    Excludes

    • Hotel pick-ups and drop-offs beyond Kata/Karon/Patong

    • Personal expenses
    • Additional activities
    • Insurance
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimwear
    • Light clothes
    • Beach shoes
    • Not to wear - Restrictive clothing
    • Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Flipflops

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Non ac boat
    • Longtail boat
    • Canoes
    • Life jackets
    • Canoeing equipment

    You need to get

    • Handy backpack
    • Towel
    • Sunblock
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Underwater camera
    • ID proof
    • Dry snacks
    • Extra money in local currency

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.