Koh Prah Thong Island

Episode: 1
Title: Explore Thailand 2017
Story: Koh Prah Thong Island
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor discovers the one of Thailand’s best-kept secrets at Ko Phra Thong also known as Golden Buddha Island. With over 15 km of deserted golden beaches and luxury accommodation it’s the perfect secluded island escape.

  • The longest beach; Golden Buddha Beach, stretches for 10km and is absolutely deserted for much of it’s length.
  • If you’re planning on staying at Ko Phra Thong, there’s no better place than Moken Eco Resort. It’s design features eco friendly facilities including solar power and 10 beach bungalows make from local materials.
  • You won’t have to sacrifice comfort here. The beachside restaurant serves authentic local cuisine that is to die for.
  • Getting around the island is a unique experience in itself in the form of Etaks – a sort of tractor. On the Etaks you can explore the diverse and beautiful savannah of Ko Phra Thong.
  • During your stay, ensure you visit the incredible Dragon’s Whiskers – the longest oceanic sand dune in Thailand.

W: www.tourismthailand.org
PH: Tel: 662 250 5500, TAT Contact Center: 1672