Koh Ngai, also known as Koh Hai, is located 13 kilometers away from the south of Koh Lanta. It is one of the Koh Lanta group of islands that makes up the Koh Lanta National Marine Park. A small, triangular island, less than 5 square kilometers in size, Koh Ngai has a forested interior and offers white sandy beaches alongside clear water and good corals which encircles the entire island making it a perfect place for snorkeling.
Koh Ngai is a secluded island and accessible only by boat. It is about twenty minutes by speed boat and fifty minutes approximately by speed boat from Pakmeng Pier located in Trang Province which is the nearest pier to the resort or from Saladan Pier on Koh Lanta , Krabi. It takes an hour and half by ferry. The most convenient transportation is getting to Pakmeng Pier in Trang. For more information please e-mail to [email protected]
Route 1:Take Highway No. 4 (Bangkok-Chumphon) to Highway No. 41 (Surat Thani-Thung Song- Huai Yot-Trang). Total distance is 828 kilometers.
Route 2:Highway No. 4 (Bangkok-Chumphon) to Ranong-Phang-Nga-Krabi-Trang. Total distance is 1,020 kilometers.
From Bangkok: Rapid and express trains depart from Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong Railway Station to Trang daily at 5.05 p.m. and 6.20 p.m. taking 15 hours for the 870-kilometer journey. For more information, please visitwww.railway.co.th
Currently, flight connection to Trang is made through Don Muang Airport by Nok Air, the no-frills airline, which operates 4 flights daily from Bangkok to Trang (08.25 hrs) and from Trang to Bangkok. For more information please visit www.nokair.com and www.airasia.com.
However, Thapwarin Resort can also be reached by flying to Krabi Internation Airport, Phuket International Airport and Had Yai International Airport where other overseas and domestic airlines fly daily from Bangkok. For more information please visit www.bangkokair.com, www.airasia.com., www.tigerairways.com, www.mytravel.com (SWEDEN, NORWAY)
How to get to Thapwarin Resort
The resort can arrange private or joint transfer / pick-up services (van and boat) to and from the resort. Rates depend on transfer/pick-up point. Please kindly contact the resort for further information.
- No ATM and money exchange in Koh Ngai
- 24 hours electricity
- Wifi in public area
- Visa and Master card and cash ( THB) are acceptable for any payment at the resort.
- Due to low tide when arrival and dead corals in front of the resort, shorts and plastic or rubber sandals may be required.
- Check in time is 01.00 pm. Check out time is 10.00 am.