Activities

Ko Lanta is the perfect place to just kick back and relax, but the island offers a variety of great activities to keep you entertained.

Ko Lanta is the perfect place to just kick back and relax, but the island offers a variety of great activities to keep you entertained.

Ko Lanta is the perfect place to just kick back and relax, but the island offers a variety of great activities to keep you entertained. If exploring deserted beaches, lying in your hammock or relaxing by the pool isn’t energetic enough for you, there’s a whole host of other activities we can arrange for you. Whether you fancy 4X4 off-road driving, trail or mountain biking, elephant trekking, jungle trekking, caving, sea kayaking, canoeing through mangroves, horse-riding, Thai cookery classes, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Thai boxing tuition, yoga, rock climbing or a visit to the Orchid Nursery, there’s plenty of things to choose from.

Elephant Trekking in Ko Lanta

Try elephant trekking for a different vantage point of Ko Lanta's rainforests

Ko Lanta is home to a rich diversity of animal and plant life. The Lanta National Marine Park archipelago comprise s over 70 small islands, many of which are uninhabited. The National Park ensures these islands remain truly unspoiled. Many islands nearby have fabulous underwater reef ecosystems, which are home to a huge diversity of marine life and colourful coral formations. Many islands boast magnificent powder-white sandy beaches and are well worth a visit. No trip to Lanta is complete without sampling some of the breathtaking snorkeling that is available around the local islands and dive sites.

Island Hopping by traditional Thai longtail boat is the best way to really experience island life

Island hopping by Baan Laanta's Longtail Boat

Many people come to Ko Lanta to experience some of the world’s best scuba diving. The Andaman Sea is home to the most diverse collection of sea-life in the world, providing superb diving and excellent underwater photography. The island also offers many other great activities and tours that are suitable for every member of the family , including snorkeling, hiking, caving, boat tours, fishing and kayaking or you can rent a Jeep or motorbike if you would like to explore the island by yourself.

Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking is a great way to explore the rivers, mangroves and coastlines around Ko Lanta

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