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poda and chicken or bamboo island?

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poda and chicken or bamboo island?


i will be staying in ao nang and i have time to visit only one of the 2 islands.Iknow that you can visit babmoo as a part of a tour for half an hoyr bat thas not enough for me.

I am only interested in the beaty of the place, lush vegetation and beautiful beach and i am only going to snorkel for 1/2 an hour.Which island should i choose.

if it is prety much the same i can visit poda that is so much closer to ao nang.


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1. Re: poda and chicken or bamboo island?

Chicken is much better for snorkeling than Poda and almost as close (5 minutes between). Poda has a much better beach. You can take a daytour to either by longtail so why snorkel just 30 minutes? Bamboo has both a good beach and reasonable snorkelling but is at Phi Phi so much further away, 45 minutes by speedboat; typically visited as part of tour to Phi Phi

Edited: 12:23 pm, November 22, 2011
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2. Re: poda and chicken or bamboo island?

We hired a longtail on the beach for 5 hours & went to Poda, Chicken & Tup. Fantastic 5 hours, had lunch on Chicken Island & good snorkelling also at Tup. Here are some photos of the trip.



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