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  • Trip introduction

    The Phang Nga Bay sightseeing and canoeing tour is a wonderful adventure that exposes you to both - Phuket’s coastal beauty and culture.

    In just a day, you’ll enjoy canoeing along the Phang Nga Bay as you pass through stunning landscapes. The highlight of this trip is canoeing through 4 secret caves at Panak Island: Bat Cave, Oyster Cave, Diamond Cave and Mangrove Cave.

    For the next part of your journey, you’ll stop at numerous destinations to catch a glimpse into the local way of life. You will stop at the Muslim village of Panyee, witness the traditional houses built on pillars above the bluish-green waters and browse through handicraft shops of the locals. Finally, you’ll end your adventure by relaxing on a soft sand beach before sailing back to Phuket.

    Destination

    A popular destination for divers and snorkelling enthusiasts, Phang Nga Bay is characterized by its limestone cliffs and houses many small islands.

    For this canoeing 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 canoeing. After canoeing, you’ll proceed to Panak Island for some sightseeing before settling at the Muslim village of Panyee Island for lunch. The last stop for this trip will be at the Naka or Lawa Islands before returning back to the Royal Phuket Marina.

    For this adventure, you’ll be travelling by a large non-ac 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 2 washrooms.

    Destination highlights

    Canoe across 4 secret caves - Bat Cave, Oyster Cave, Diamond Cave and Mangrove Cave. | Spend a day along Phuket's islands through this Phang Nga Cave sightseeing and canoeing tour. | Enjoy the thrill of canoeing along the Hong island and witnessing limestone landscapes. | Catch a glimpse into the local way of life. | Enjoy sunbathing and relaxing on the beach.

    Activity Details

    Sea kayaking

    Yes

    5 hours

    10 km

    Sea Kayak

    4

    Trip details
  • Fun day of Canoeing along Phang Nga

    Be ready at your hotel in Phuket for a pick-up between 06:30 and 07:30 hrs. You'll be taken to the pier at Laem Sai where you'll feast on a mini breakfast. By 08:30 hrs, you'll depart from the pier towards Phang Nga Bay.

    After reaching Panak Island, you'll begin your canoeing tour. Over the next 5 hours, you'll canoe along the Bat Cave, the Oyster Cave, the Diamond Cave and the Mangrove Cave. During your canoeing session, you'll pass through many gorgeous landscapes of Hong Island such as caves and vast patches of vegetation.

    Once you finish canoeing, you'll stop at Lawa Island to enjoy swimming, self-paddling or relaxing on the beach. Then you'll board the boat and sail back to the pier at Laem Sai. From Laem Sai, you'll then be dropped back to your hotel. Your trip ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    You'll begin this trip with a pick-up from your hotel in Kata, Karon or Patong areas in Phuket between 06:30 and 07:30 hrs via an AC minivan. Your meal package includes breakfast and buffet lunch. You'll also be offered beverages such as tea, coffee and water and refreshments as and when you require it.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Phuket

    Phuket

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Breakfast | Lunch

    Veg | Non-veg
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 5 days or more before the departure of Phang Nga Cave canoeing trip: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made within 5 days of the departure of Phang Nga Cave canoeing trip: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    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 Cave canoeing trip.

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

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

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    For the Phang Nga Cave canoeing trip pick-ups take place between 06:30 and 07:30 hrs from Kata, Karon and Patong areas of Phuket. Accordingly, please inform the tour operator regarding the address of your hotel a day prior to the trip date.

    Travelers 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 Cave canoeing 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 Cave canoeing trip. 

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the Phang Nga Cave canoeing 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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    • Phang Nga Cave Phuket Thailand Canoeing Water Sport International Travel Adventure
    • Phang Nga Cave Phuket Thailand Canoeing Water Sport International Travel Adventure
    • Phang Nga Cave Phuket Thailand Canoeing Water Sport International Travel Adventure
    • Phang Nga Cave Phuket Thailand Canoeing Water Sport International Travel Adventure
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

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

    • Non-AC boat travel from and to Laem Sai
    • 2 washrooms on board
    • Light breakfast
    • Buffet lunch
    • Water, coffee, tea and refreshments
    • Canoes
    • Canoeing gear
    • Life jackets
    • Safety insurance
    • Professional guide
    • Waterproof bag
    • National Park fee
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Pick-ups and drop-off from hotels beyong Kata, Karon and Patong

    • Personal expenses
    • Additional activities
    • Insurance
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Gratituity and tips
    • 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

    • Ac mini van
    • Boat
    • Canoes
    • Canoeing gear
    • Life jackets
    • Waterproof bag

    You need to get

    • Govt-issued ID Card
    • Handy backpack
    • Towel
    • Sunblock
    • Hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Underwater camera
    • ID proof
    • Dry snacks
    • Extra money in local currency
    • Beach towel
    • Personal medicines

    Medical Kit

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