Mu Koh Yao

Mu Koh Yao in the old days was just a pass way for boats to Koh PiPi or Koh Hong.But today,the islands in between Krabi,Phang Nga and Phuket are daily visited by passenger boats from these three surrounding provinces,plus by ferries to deliver cars. Tourists do not have to wait expectantly for boats like wanderers as the past, and are able to arrange many a travel program.

At Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai,tourists could go to see snapper farms,which is one of the very important accupations of Koh Yao silaners

You can ride motorcycle by ownself on the good way around Koh Yao Yai.

Tourists can get small motorboat at Bang Rong Pier, Phuket to Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai all days.

There are only Koh Yao Yai and Koh Yao Noi astablished as Amphur office(county).Most of official places are at Koh Yao Noi including the 100-year old wooden Amphur office.

By Private Car
From Bangkok,take Highway No.35(Thonburi - Paktor) and go on to Highway No.4 through Petchaburi,Prajuab Khiri Khan , Surat Thani, Phang Nga , then turn right into Highway No.402 by Thep Krasatri or Sarasin Bridge heading to Phoket for a total distance of about 840 Kilometers in 10-12 hours.

Though to go to Koh Yao Noi - Koh Yao Yai is possible by boat from Kribi and Phang Nga , it is more convenient , safer, economical and easier via Phuket with airport and the pier near the bus terminal to get to the islands.

Rubber tree farms is the important product of Koh Yao islands.

Phuket's Bang Rong Pier - Koh Yao Noi's Manoh Pier
5 boat trips are avaiable daily between 08.00 - 17.00 hours.

* for a trip of 1 hour : 100 baht/adult,
* 60 baht/person for lower secondary school children,
* 80 baht/person for upper secondary school children,
* 120 baht/motorcycle.

Hiring a long-tailed boat to tour the beaches and nearby islands. especially the amazing island Koh Hong with the sky as the roofemerald green sea, serene in the traquility of the water , other than Koh Khai Nai - Koh Khai Nok --the islands that that possess send of the egg-skin color, so beautiful that passenger boats on Phuket - Krabi route can't help stopping by to see.

Time flies really, but believe it or not that Mu Koh Yao that day and today is almost of no differences --the spell of the islands we wish to show the nature and original ways of life you may never see in others but here.

And don't forget, after reaching Mu Koh Yao , to hire a long tailed boat, as it helps combine the lifestyes with the nature. Are you will have a complete experience of Mu Koh Yao--one of those excellent trips indeed.

map Mu koh yao

Tourist Attraction of Mu Koh Yao

Koh Yao Noi
Pa Sai Beach
Klong Chark Beach
Tha Kao Beach
Suan Muk Kaew Beach
Un Pao Beach
Laem Sai Beach
Loh Ha Beach
Home Stay Koh Yao Noi

Attraction Islands near Koh Yao Noi
Koh Boi
Koh Phanak
Koh Hong
Koh Hong (Krabi Territory)
Koh Lading
Koh Phak Bia

Koh Yao Yai

Ao Toh Thoi
Ao Muang
Ao Bo lae
Loh Chack Beach
Ao Loh Pa Red
Ao Sai

Attraction Islands near Koh Yao Yai
Koh Khai Nai
Koh Kai Nok