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Ancient Fishing Village

Ban Ao Yai is an old fishing village built over the waters of Ao Yai Bay, in the south east of Ko... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
David B
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Rayong, Thailand
Good place for seafood restaurant 😊

Very nice place quiet and have many restaurant for seafood good location very beautiful view but... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Sammy Oscar T
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Ban Ao Yai is an old fishing village built over the waters of Ao Yai Bay, in the south east of Ko Kut. Here the people live very much as they have done for generations, with simple houses built on stilts over the water, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place quiet and have many restaurant for seafood good location very beautiful view but nothing special in this place 🤗

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sammy Oscar T
Reviewed February 6, 2018

The view from the guest stop at the top of the hill gives you a good idea of the lay of the land. It makes for a good photo stop in the early evening. One of the cafes, Chonthicha, is at the very far end....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

The fishermen's village Ban Ao Yai is worth the visit and a good place to eat fish and see a little of the local live

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Reispepe
Reviewed November 27, 2017

I particularly wanted to visit this village to view and absorb the local culture and observe the fisherman working. This village did not disappoint me, it is an authentic working fishing village.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 49karenl
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

This fishing village is as authentic as it can get. It's in a lovely bay, surrounded by a lush forest. There are several seafood restaurants here. It's an ideal place to visit at lunchtime, both to try the fresh fish and to see the traditional...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Aggie19842014
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Ban Ao Yai is a traditional Thai fishing village set in a picturesque and idyllic bay on the south eastern side of Ko Kut, a tourist destination island on the Thai-Cambodian maritime border. As you drive down the mountain road approaching the village, be sure...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David B
Reviewed April 5, 2017

On our first day on the bikes we drove over to Ao Yai and what a ride it is. The roads are very steep and twisty but it's worth the trip. Just before the village there is a viewpoint, stop off here and let your...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank kristiankeogh76
Reviewed December 4, 2016

the fishermen village is really nice to see. you can get there with the motorbike, it is about 30min from the south west Hang Bang Bao. not so many tourists. you can see the typical fishermen production, can eat there also. in the village there...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 529danicam
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Nice to visit and see how the local fishermen live. You can also see many different types of fish and sea creatures they sell there alive. Also - dine at one of the little restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank bonee
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