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Nice place but nothing spectacular

Its a nice place with a long pier. It's nothing spectacular. Shops and restaurants (e.g Buddha Bar... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
I_Love_India_2010
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Rather secluded

Nice enough but not spectacular. A younger group of tourists as the beach is situated at the... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
469arvidk
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Berkel-Enschot, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 6, 2017

It is the largest jetty in Koh Chang. The distance is so far, you must pass White Sand beach/ Khlong Praow/ Kai Bae beach/ Lonely beach. and you must pass the worst curve road in Thailand (I guess). In this jetty, there're many souvenirs, such...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Its a nice place with a long pier. It's nothing spectacular. Shops and restaurants (e.g Buddha Bar) are available. Its a nice and special drive though the rain forest till there (if you are coming from north - e.g. Kai Bae Beach)

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Nice enough but not spectacular. A younger group of tourists as the beach is situated at the southernmost part of the island. Near the funny pier with small shops and restaurants. The pier is the departure point for diving and snorkelling trips.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

I did not visit the beach but the Bang Bao pier is a good place for some local shopping, a nice lunch and a walk on the pier which leads to the southern most point of Ko Chang. There's some nice photo opportunities here but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to be in. Nice shops and quiet. We were there during the rain season and it was still nice.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank רועי מ
Reviewed July 9, 2017

There is no actual beah, rather it is Bang Bao pier from where most of the scuba diving and snorkling trips are organized. We stayed at Chaipura resort and visited this place with family. There is a long elevated walk way (wooden) on the ocean...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank thalder
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Good experience, at the far end, the southern tip of the island, but worth going all the way. We had a bad experience with the tuk tuk guy there.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

I gotta said super crowded because the only place we will go for the boat trip. I love to walk past it quite a seen. Shops are located on both sides. Food, love it

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank travelSE57
Reviewed June 26, 2017

My husband and I stayed at the beach after a week on the Bang Bao Pier. We liked the pier but the water was dirty and we could not swim. The beach, one mile or so away, was lovely with clear water, no condos, no...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

its a unique jetty and several shops on either side of it.worth a visit and take a look at the shops and the restaurants alongside.went for snorkelling from here. a hour ride and believe me its fantastic.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from Travelling_SE_Asia | Reviewed this property |
Hire a scooter and spend 4/5 days there max. You can explore the whole island (apart from the centre which it is illegal for anyone to access due to it being a national park) in a couple of days. This’ll leave you time to... More
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