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Located 33 kilometers off shore from Ranong, Koh Phayam is famous for both its long fine white sandy beaches and dense area of forest. There are a big community live on there and help taking care of the island. Its sea along the coastline is filled by beautiful coral reefs. The most stunning one are on the west side of the island where there are bungalows offers for visitors as well. The best beach to lie on is Hat Kham which is on the southern part which is home to pure white sand in peaceful environment. Another popular activity here is watching migrant birds that will migrate here during winter between November to March.
Admission: 200 baht for adult and 100 baht for children
Contact: Mu KohRanong National Park 077-813-840, 077-813-841, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dnp.go.th
To get there: Visitors can charter boats from Ranong Pier for about 1,000 baht per trip. Visitors can also charter speedboats from KohPhayam Resort. Prices range from 2,000 to 4,000 baht, depending on the size of the boat.
Many tour companies offer day packages and overnight stay packages from Ranong mainland to KohPhayarm. For adventurous travelers there are also boat trips to the island daily.
For normal boats there is a cost of 250 THB which is a 2 hrs journey. The schedule is as follows:
Ranong- KohPhayarm (Morning) 09:30 -11:30 and 14:00 -16:00 (Afternoon)
KohPhayarm –Ranong (Monring) 08:30 -10:30 and 14:00 -16:00 (Afternoon)
Speedboats are also available at 350 THB which takes around 35-40 minutes. The schedule is as follows:
Ranong- KohPhayarm (Morning) 10:00-10:35, 11:30 -12:05 (Morning) and 16:30 -17:05 (Afternoon)
KohPhayarm –Ranong (Monring) 09:00 -09:35, 10:00 -10:35 and 14:30 -15:05 (Afternoon)