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Phang Nga Bay Island Full-Day Sightseeing Tour including Lunch from Phuket

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Part of the tour when visiting James Bond Island. Fascinating place, a stilted village but quite commercialised with the locals selling souvenirs. A meal was also provided which... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Len R
Denia spain
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Pune, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Panyi Village is a floating Muslim village near the James Bond Island with its famous Floating Football Ground. It is accesible by small boats only. I found it to be more of a tourist trap. The village is not exactly floating as most of it is built on stilts over the water. The village conditions are very slum like. The... More 

Thank rahulajmera
Denia spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Part of the tour when visiting James Bond Island. Fascinating place, a stilted village but quite commercialised with the locals selling souvenirs. A meal was also provided which was quite spicy. The local people are very friendly and helpful, they do not seem to mind you wandering around the village. Well worth the trip

Thank Len R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Panyee Island on the way from James Bond Island for lunch. Interesting little place with about 3000 inhabitants. The shopping area is on stilts with the locals displaying their wares to tourists. Worth a visit.

Thank Sewpersad S
Hebron, Palestinian Territories
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

We had a speed boat tour with James Bond and five other Islands including lunch at the Muslim Village the food was very good and very fresh the soup was a little spicy the staff was very nice and the people in the village were very welcoming to the guests Lots of nice pictures you can take

Thank Raed B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 702 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

After the James Bond Island trip, this is where they bring you for lunch. The food wasn't too bad but the best part was being given around an hour to explore the floating village. It's easy to get lost but the locals will help direct you back to the launch. Scooting through the back of a shop, you find yourself... More 

Thank UrbanDrifter
Osan, South Korea
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We booked an excursion that traveled through Phang Nga Bay which stopped at Koh Panyi for lunch. Wish we had more time to explore. The Mosque is the obvious center point of the town but we couldn't make it there and back before our tour left. It was very easy to get lost in the labyrinthian streets that make up... More 

Thank Mark N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

we went to this place for lunch as it was included in the jamesbond tour, Indians going for lunch here dont have choices the food was not at all good we just ate pineapples served there, i dont know about non veg lovers so cannot judge about it.

Thank jitentibrewala
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

We came here to climb, recommended by a local guide, and the climbing didn'd disappoint. Getting to the bsae of the Cliff took a little effort bashing through a bit of the jungle, but once we got going, the routes were manageable, mostly already protected. On the way out, we hung around the village, had lunch and overall a great... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

Visited here as part of a Phang Nga Bay tour. This was the final stop of the tour. Lunch was provided here which was reasonable. We then had about 15 minutes to wander the village. The only site within the village that looked to be worth visiting was the mosque which we were told was too far away to get... More 

Thank Scott P
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

Ko Panyi (also known as Sea Gypsies village) is a fishing village in Phang Nga Province, Thailand, notable for being built on stilts by fishermen. The population consists of approximately 2000 all of them are engaged with either fishing or tourism. Population is mostly Muslim and there is a beautiful mosque in the island. We visited there as part of... More 

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