- 1 How do you get from James Bond Island to Phang Nga?
- 2 How do I get to Ao Phang Nga National Park?
- 3 What is the best time to visit Phang Nga Bay?
- 4 How do I get from Krabi to Phang Nga Bay?
- 5 Is James Bond Island worth seeing?
- 6 Is James Bond Island same as Phi Phi island?
- 7 What is Phang Nga Bay?
- 8 Where in Thailand is Phuket?
- 9 How do I get from Phuket to Krabi?
- 10 How do you get from Phuket to Phang Nga Bay?
How do you get from James Bond Island to Phang Nga?
At Phang Nga, you need to enter the national park and hire a longtail boat. Depending on your bargaining skills, it will cost between 1500 to 2000 Baht. Then there is a small entry fee on James Bond Island, 300 Baht per person. In total, two person can make the trip for less then 3000 Baht.
How do I get to Ao Phang Nga National Park?
To get there, get on one of the songthaews (shared taxis) from the centre of Phang Nga to Tha Dan. If you have your own transport, drive south along highway 4, and after about 5 km, turn left onto the road to Tha Dan. There you will find the park headquarters.
What is the best time to visit Phang Nga Bay?
When to visit From mid-October to mid-April, the weather is clear and sunny. There is less rainfall and the weather overall is cooler and less humid, particularly during December and January. However, this is when most visitors flock to the pristine waters and beaches of Phang Nga Bay.
How do I get from Krabi to Phang Nga Bay?
There is no direct connection from Krabi to Phang Nga Bay. However, you can take the Longtail Boat to Railay East, take the walk to Railay Beach, take the ferry to Koh Yao Noi, then take the travel to Phang Nga Bay.
Is James Bond Island worth seeing?
For an interesting photo opportunity of a famous movie scene and for the beautiful scenery alone, the James Bond Island Tour is well worth the money. Add onto it the Monkey Caves and the Sea Gypsy Village and it really is astounding value for a first-timer.
Is James Bond Island same as Phi Phi island?
James Bond Island and Phi Phi Islands are both located between Phuket and Krabi but in opposite directions. James Bond Island is to the north of Ao Po pier while the Phi Phi Islands are to the south. Since Phi Phi Islands are closer to Krabi than Phuket, normally tours from Krabi are cheaper than the ones from Phuket.
What is Phang Nga Bay?
Phang Nga Bay (Thai: อ่าวพังงา, RTGS: ao phangnga, Thai pronunciation: [ʔàːw pʰāŋ. ŋāː]) is a 400 km2 bay in the Strait of Malacca between the island of Phuket and the mainland of the Kra Isthmus of southern Thailand. Since 1981, an extensive section of the bay has been protected as the Ao Phang Nga National Park.
Where in Thailand is Phuket?
Phuket province is located in southern Thailand. It is the biggest Island of Thailand and sits on the Andaman sea. The nearest province to the north is Phang-nga and the nearest provinces to the east are Phang-nga and Krabi.
How do I get from Phuket to Krabi?
You can get from Phuket to Krabi by ferry, bus, or taxi. You can also rent a car without a driver (from $23). The Phuket ferry to Krabi, Phi Phi, or Koh Samui leaves according to the fixed timetable and costs $22 (the travel time is 2.5 hours).
How do you get from Phuket to Phang Nga Bay?
There is no direct connection from Phuket to Phang Nga Bay. However, you can take the Blue Songtaews to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, take the walk to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, take the Speedboat to Koh Yao Noi, then take the travel to Phang Nga Bay.