Splashing about on the water
Splashing about on the water
Bang Bao Boat:
If you are on a budget but still want to visit the other interlinked islands of Koh Chang then Bang Bao Boat should meet your requirements and pocket. 3 boats run daily during high season during Sep to Jun. You get the chance to see the breathtaking scenery in a sedate speed and in a Thai way ‘Laid Back’.
For those who cannot wait then choose the speed boat service.
There are four types of boats dependent on your budget and the speed you want to enjoy your day:
1. Wooden Boat
3. Speedboat k Kood
4. Big boat
Wooden Boat as the name implies is a wooden made boat that has a capacity to accommodate a maximum of 45 passengers. It operates every day in the morning, it stays at different islands its 1st stop is Koh Wai and later it heads towards Koh Kham and then Koh Maak.
Diving In Koh Chang
The weather conditions in Thailand are ideal for learning to dive and the rich waters of Koh Change make the perfect location. The Island accommodates all levels of divers from the novice to the more experienced, no wonder then that the island is viewed as being one of the top five places to dive in Thailand. In the high season the stillness of the water and the beautiful weather can make it seem as if you were swimming in an aquarium. The many different types of coral attract a vast array of beautiful sea creatures, the corals range from; leather, spiny and Fan corals Gorgonians, whip and leather corals. Whale sharks are not uncommon but you are only likely to see them during April and May. Other sea animals of interest are; the surgeonfish, reef sharks, lionfish, leatherback turtles, groupers, triggerfish and even great barracudas.
Nothing can beat the adventure of kayaking in Koh Chang, exploring new exciting things and places. If you are looking for some great sea kayaking experiences, then definitely, Koh Chang is the right place for you.
The island offers a lot especially for those who love exploring new places. If you are an adventurous, then this is the best way to quench your thirst for some of the greatest adventure spots.
Normally six participants can take part in a single kayaking expedition; (bigger groups can be accommodated) accompanied by a highly trained, professional team of guides with massive experience to ensure that all of your kayaking needs are fulfilled. The equipment and support facilities are also in situ to ensure that you get more kayaking adventure than you initially bargained for Eagle or even the flying fish during the expedition. Get the safest and most fun filled kayaking adventure with your family and friends at Koh Chang.
With the rich Thailand wildlife, the kayaking adventure can make you watch the rare Great Hornbill, magnificent
Koh Chang Game Fishing:
Most people who even reside next to the beaches have always had an interest in fishing. However, most of the times this dream dies in their hearts due to lack of better fishing grounds. In case you are among those who have interest in this interesting activity, Koh Chang Fishing Tour is the best way to do it. This tour will take you to the most enjoyable and fulfilling fishing activity that you have never had experienced in your entire life. Professionals who know the best fishing grounds and methods around the Koh Chang archipelago provide the tour to you. In fact, the tour will give you an opportunity of taking part in some of the fishing activities that you have only seen in movies and documentaries.
On the Koh Chang fishing tour, you can learn the different fishing methods practically and watch various species of fishes which are available on the Koh Chang fishing grounds. The boat crews that take you on the tour always make sure that you enjoy every bit of this activity. Even if you need to extend your fishing tour to fun cruise and snorkeling, the crew is always ready to ensure that you enjoy completely. In fact, the captain who will take you through the tour is one of the renowned Koh Chang anglers who are familiar with the best fishing grounds for tourists.
To offer you the best fishing tour experience, the boat is custom built for deep-sea fishing. It is also well equipped with modern marine technology and high quality fishing gears. Besides, there are also special safety kits on the boat so that all those on board are well covered against any risks that might occur at sea. During the tour, you can catch barracuda, snappers and rock cod among other numerous fish species available around the Koh Chang water bodies.
You will not go hungry; Start your cruise with an English style Breakfast – cooked eggs with fresh ham and bread, followed by lunch which includes several Asian and European dishes, topped off with afternoon snacks.
On board there is a completely stocked bar to purchase wines, beers, cocktails and soft drinks, with all that food and drink why not relax with a foot massage in the air-conditioned recline. The KonTiki is certified for around 100 guests but to ensure the safety and comfort of the guests there is only ever a maximum of 45 to 50 passengers. You can also enjoy the sight-seeing, snorkeling or and fishing while on board or go ashore when the ship drops anchor for a few hours at Koh Mak and some of the smaller Islands.
Sea Adventures Catamaran:
Sign up for this daily luxury cruise, passengers are picked up by car early in the morning at 8:30 AM and taken to the 3 meter Sea Adventures Catamaran at White sands beach. The experienced and friendly European crew speaks English and other languages. The catamaran provides both open and covered areas to the sun.
You will have the chance to experience the world under water when the boat stops off shore from the numerous colorful coral reefs. Snorkels and masks are offered and there is a knowledgeable water sports instructor on board to help out, if you prefer to keep your feet dry there is fishing equipment available. Fresh water shower will always keep the visitor refreshed and cool or if this sounds too much like hard work then lay back on the huge sun deck or the webbing field a few meters above the waves.
A tasty barbecue lunch is cooked on boat, snacks, cold drinking water and fruits are available all day. Alcoholic drinks and refreshments are also available all day but are not inclusive in the price.