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Lying south of Phuket, these twin islands are known for their pristine white beaches and colorful coral reefs for snorkeling and diving.
Mu Ko Lanta National Park, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did the snorkeling tour. It was very well organised, the guide had a very good English and was funny. In addition they pick you up in the beach in front of the hotel and leave you back there, so there is no ride in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laura L
Reviewed May 22, 2018

As almost anything else in Thailand it's great. I would definitely recommend a day at Rok Nok. But don't just snorkeling, make it a dive and take your time to check out the monitor lizards habitats the island.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marcus M
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Awesome place for Snorkeling and Sun bathing. Clear sea and very nice view under the sea. 2 points for Snorkeling in front of the beach.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chalermpan K
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Pristine seas but not a lot of fish. The snorkelling was excellent but there was a current that made it quite difficult but still enjoyable. Went with Opal and had lunch on the island, It may have been on Koh Rok, can't remember. A delightful...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank gordonj258
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We had a tour around the island. The national park was not our favourite place. The monkeys were very aggressive and we could not relax.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lizknits99
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We booked with pirate but ended up with a competitor of them. I guess they had not enough guests. Everything was fine. We just didn't appreciate that they told us the pick up will be at 8:30-8:40 and they came at 8:00. We were not...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

On 18 March 2018, I took part in Club Mermaid’s excursion to Ko Haa and Ko Rok. While there is a lot of positive from the day, two incidents require comment. The first stop at Koh Haa put a number of lives at risk. Their...More

Date of experience: March 2018
7  Thank 568Micheal568
Reviewed March 14, 2018

The island is on the extreme south side of Koh Lanta and possibly one of the best places for snorkelling with crystal clear underwater visibility. However, it gets very crowded as day goes by so I would suggest you to try & reach early before...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SubhrajyotiC
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

A really beautiful place i came with opal tours .Sand is really soft and waters are turquoise clear and really refreshing.Park Rangers monitor the beach for unauthorised activities.There is also a camp here .

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Flitz8
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a boat excursion. The snorkeling is really good and you see a lot of things. Bad thing is that it's quite crowded. If you want better snorkeling, go to koh ha. The island gives a clean impression but if you take a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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sanal n
November 23, 2016|
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Response from sanal n |
No. I couldn't manage to fit in their camping schedule. They were fully booked for last two weeks. They offered me for January last week or February which I cannot join. Hoping to make it during next thailand trip. Have... More
October 21, 2015|
Response from CuriosityTravels | Reviewed this property |
It depends if you want more coral or more fish. Koh Rok is known for their coral but Phi Phi has more sealife.
February 16, 2015|
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Response from yvan t | Reviewed this property |
yes,you can I was at ko rok ko in a excursion and there was a few guys with backsac also a saw about 12 tants where you can sleep a camping ground .i was there in feb.2017
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Ko Rok Nok (4 Replies)
Hey all, Im heading to Ko Lanta in April and whilst there I really want to arrange a snorkling trip to Ko Rok Nok. Can anyone with knowledge of Lanta recommend a decent company there that can arrange a visit by speed boat? And how much is the likely cost? Thanks!
February 13, 2007|
Response fromRedstar99|
That looks great thanks Reet, great blog by the way! Only problem is lantalongtail site doesnt mention tours to ko rok, i wonder maybe if its too far to go by longtail?
London, United Kingdom
Thailand 3 weeks itinerary (7 Replies)
Hi all, My fiancé and I are going to Thailand in December for 3 weeks and we would like to share our itinerary with all the Thailand experts out there to see what you think: - London to Bangkok - Bangkok - Bangkok - Bangkok (day trip to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya) - Bangkok (flight to Chiang Mai in the evening) - Chiang Mai - Chaing Mai (day tour to Chiang Rai and the golden triangle) - Chiang Mai - Chiang Mai (plane to Phuket in the morning > bus to Khao sok national park) -...More
August 10, 2015|
Response fromsweetpea6468|
Hi Your itineary sounds good. One think though December is PEAK season you must book both accomodations and internal flights ASAP.
Susan F
Water pollution (4 Replies)
We are hoping to do a sailing trip from Phuket next January to visit such places as Similan Islands, Ko Surin, Ko Rok Nok, Langkawai, Ko Butang, Penang and others. I have read articles about black water pollution and other water pollution around Phuket. Does anyone know if this problem extends to these other places ? Thanks very much !
March 15, 2018|
Response fromwilcop932|
Anywhere in Thailand where there are resorts and development, due to lack of infrastructure, regulation and monitoring, there are likely to be instances of black water. Just how much is something you'll need to research. Certainly the local press has been carrying articles about this for years. One has to bear in mind to the the normal response by the authorities tends to be ignore or deny and hope the problem goes away. In the end I think that so long as you take basic precautions it is...More