Thailand's largest island at 540 square kilometers, Phuket
is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Southeast Asia. Separated from the country's mainland by a narrow sea channel, this island features more geographic variations than on any other Thai island
: long, beautiful beaches, rocky coast lines and large limestone cliffs facing the ocean, and hills and lush level areas brimming with tropical plant life of all varieties. With its white sand, salt water lagoons, lush coconut groves, and undisturbed forests of palm trees
, Phuket enchants everyone who visits.Koh Yao Noi
translates to Little Long Island. Secluded and quiet, this lesser developed island is the perfect destination to relax, unwind, and unplug. The northern tips of Koh Yao Yai (its next door sister island) and Koh Yao Noi are part of Ao Phang Nga National Park, and most of the island is covered by mountain ranges and various types of rainforests.
Areas closer to the sea are cultivated with rice fields. The island and surroundings are abundant with wildlife
, hidden beaches and traditional fishing villages, surrounded by natural beauty. The area is home to some of the worlds most undisturbed and colourful sea life, making the island diving and snorkeling some of the best in the world.