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  • Trip introduction

    The Phang Nga Bay and James Bond Island tour is a wonderful adventure that exposes you to Phuket's coastal beauty and cultural heritage. In just a day, you'll enjoy kayaking along the Phang Nga Bay as you pass through stunning landscapes. From limestone cliffs, you’ll kayak your way through thick patches of vegetation and more.

    You'll also stop at numerous destinations to catch a glimpse into the local way of life, including the Muslim village of Panyee famous for its traditional houses built on pillars above the water.

    Eventually, you'll sail to the James Bond Island and see the famous Khao Ping Gan rock, made famous by the movie 'The Man with the Golden Gun.'

    Destination

    A popular destination for divers and snorkelling enthusiasts, Phang Nga bay has several limestone cliffs and houses many smaller islands, the most popular being the James Bond Island. For this kayaking and sightseeing trip, you’ll begin with a ride from the Royal Phuket Marina to the Phang Nga Bay, where you’ll first visit the Hong Island to enjoy a session of kayaking. After kayaking, you’ll proceed to Panak Island for some sightseeing before settling at the Muslim village of Panyee Island for lunch.

    For this adventure you’ll be travellingg by a non-ac speed boat that can accommodate up to 45 passengers. However, to offer each passenger better comfort, the boat does not carry more than 25 passengers. Besides this, the speedboat is also equipped with washrooms. While your meals will be on the beach, you’ll be provided drinking water, soft drinks, juice and seasonal fruits on board.

    Destination highlights

    Spend a day along Phuket's islands through this Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour. | Enjoy the thrill of kayaking along the Hong island and see the limestone cliffs. | 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

    NA

    1 hr

    5 km

    NA

    Sea Kayaks

    2-3

    Trip details
  • Kayaking and Sighteesing Phang Nga Bay and James Bond Island

    Be ready at your hotel by 09:00 hrs. Once you're picked up, you'll travel to the Royal Phuket Marina. You'll then board the speedboat and sail towards Phang Nga Bay.

    In Phang Nga Bay, you'll visit the Hong Island where you'll get to embark on a relaxing kayak ride all over the island. Witness its natural beauty. After your kayaking session, you'll travel to the Panak Island to enjoy some sightseeing of its limestone cliffs and landscapes.

    You'll then stop for a filling buffet lunch at the Muslim Village of Panyee Island. After lunch, absorb the rustic and traditional beauty of this island by passing by houses, catching sight of farms, roaming around the handicrafts market and interacting with the locals.

    Later, you'll visit the famous James Bond Island where the movie 'The Man with the Golden Gun' was shot. Here you'll see Khao Ping Gan - the large rock. Post sightseeing you'll enjoy some leisure time of relaxing or swimming at the Naka or Lawa islands. You'll then be dropped back to your hotel. Your trip ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    After kayaking around gorgeous landscapes, you'll stop at the Muslim Village of Panyee Island for a traditional buffet lunch. While your meals are both in veg and non veg, it recommended that for pure veg and/or jain prefrences you inform the operator in advance. With your meal you'll also be offered tea and coffee. | On the speedboat you'll be offered soft drinks, water and juice along with seasonal fruits. Besides this, the speedboat is also equipped with washroom facilities.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Phuket

    Phuket

    09:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch

    Veg | Non-veg
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 24 hrs or more before the departure of the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 24 hrs before the departure of the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    For cancellations made by the operator for Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour due to unsafe weather conditions or other circumstances: Full refund or rescheduling of the trip.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 500 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times during the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour.

    Please use the equipment with care during the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour.

    No damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during thePhang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    As hotel pick-up and drop-off is included in this package be ready by by 09:00 hrs. Pick-ups and drop-offs take place from Patong, Kata and Karon, thus accordingly, please inform the tour operator regarding the address of your hotel a day prior to the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour.

    For the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour meals are provided in both veg and non veg, however it is recommended that you inform the operator for pure 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 and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour.

    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 and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour. 

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the Phang Nga and James Bond Island sightseeing and kayaking tour 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.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
    • Phang Nga Bay James Bond Island Phuket Thailand Water Sports International Travel Destinations Adventure.
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

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

    • Speedboat for the tour
    • On-board washroom
    • Kayaking as per the itinerary
    • All kayaking equipment including kayaks, paddles and life jackets
    • Buffet lunch
    • Water, coffe, tea, soft drinks and juices with fruits on board
    • Services of an experienced tour guide
    • National Park fee
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

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

    • Any kind of personal expenses
    • Additional activities
    • Any kind of 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

    • Shuttle bus for hotel pick up and drop off
    • Speedboat for the tour
    • Kayak and paddles
    • Life jacket

    You need to get

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

    Medical Kit

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