Koh Chang is the second largest island of Thailand after Phuket. With an area of approximately 429 square kilometers. His most distinguishing feature was a high cliff complexes, the highest peak with a height of 744 meters and Khao Salak Phet is generally fertile forest. Most of the rainforest. As a source of watershed. The island has many waterfalls, beaches and splendid reefs in the west of the island.
Koh Chang is an island surrounded by the sea, the islands temperature for relaxing is not hot. Or too cold. For the influence of the monsoon. Koh Chang is influenced by the northeast monsoon. The southwest monsoon. The influence of such a restriction on the boat. Southwest monsoon during the months of May to October, which is on the west coast, the air waves are not fit to travel. Month from November to May, when the waves are minimal. So a trip to the island. Or islands, so it is quite convenient.
Location: The north end of the island Trat. Pointed away from the coast, about 8 kilometers along the island as a district of Trat. Koh Chang Naval Battle Area. In the south of the island. Chang Chang Ao Salak Khok Bay Area is the second page of the history of the struggle to defend the sovereignty of Thailand on January 17. Since Thailand 244 fleet to repel the invaders to retreat to. If Thailand had lost fleet. And the courage to number one. Thailand military exploits have been written down. And remember, the 17th of January every year at Memorial Battle of Koh Chang, Trat district.
Koh Chang is an island with no settlements housing community. If it is important, as a hurricane shelter harbor. As a source of food supplies. And fresh water, especially in Salak Phet or Ao Salad is well known among the Chinese pirate on the island of Hainan and the Vietnamese people are living in eight villages.
Koh Ngam is the first point of impact between Thailand and French Navy. When the French sent a reconnaissance aircraft. The bombing on the island. Koh Wai is a part. The aircraft was of French Navy patrol Songkhla. The New Navy shot down.
French naval forces of seven aircraft incursion into the southern part of the island. By Charlotte Hunt cruiser sloop boat spin out with two guns, four boats were split into three groups with the group 1 alarms in Charlotte. Capital Salon launches incursion into the southern end of the island rattan. The island is situated among two boats and were the first boat I first ships into the south side of the island, dark island rattan among 3 aboard were the first ship guns three ships into the south side of the island. cloudy with some sharp socket.
Ko Mai Si is a small island located just off the island, which is still completely natural sandy beaches, clear waters rich in fish species. Snorkeling can be. The island has a variety of plants for study, but the island is the clash between the Hunt House. Capital Salon Business School with Navy stationed on the islands wedge. The Navy has come to the rescue of Songkhla. New Navy damaged and shot to sink into the sea near Salak Phet. And Ao Salak Khok. The Navy School was heavily damaged by fire. It runs aground. Laem and sink area. There was also a semi-residential homestay. Travelers can get a
Klong Son Bay is a bay on the north west coast of the island. The site of Ban Klong Son. Near the Bay Area with the beautiful underwater reef accommodation for tourists.
Waterfall Rd. A small waterfall. In the northeast of the island from the pedestrian sidewalk Dan 3 kilometers from the park office. A distance of about 4 km.
Than Mayom Waterfall behind the park office. Walking through the park, about 500 meters into the center of a 4-storey waterfall Level 3 is the most beautiful. The reign of King Rama 5 and 7, and Queen Rambhai ni. His trip had been to this waterfall. The monogram Hpr. Carved on the cliff of the waterfall.
Klong Plu Waterfall is a large waterfall on the beautiful island of Koh Chang. A waterfall over a cliff into a pool below the waterfall, 3 km from Klong Prao Beach, 3 km from the forest to walk for about 20 minutes.
Long sandy beach in the south of the island, close to Salak Phet. Is a bay with a sandy stretch of water that can Trekking the Battle of Koh Chang. And views of the nearby islands such as Koh Chang, Koh Wai, Ao Salak the beach offers accommodation for tourists.
Lincoln School. Located at Moo 4, White Sand Beach, Koh Chang is the Monkey Training Center. The show is dedicated to the coconut. The third round of the day at 10.00 am, 14.00 pm, 16.00 pm Admission For more information, call 200. 0 1982 8661 , 0 6531 3398 .
Ban Chang is the largest and oldest communities on the island is located in the south of the island. The villagers make a living fishing. The islands and surrounding mountains shelter the waves well. The village is the oldest temple of Wat Salak Phet built in the reign of the fifth when the island came aboard and Salak Phet Bay is the largest on the island.
Trat – Laem Chai Chet Beach is a long, continuous to Kai Bae Beach. Beach sand is very sloped. Can swim. There are many bungalows for rent. Standard rooms are equipped with amenities. At the north end of Klong Prao Laem Chai Chet attached. A sharp rock scenery. I can not swim.
The park offers a shelter to serve tourists. Chang and the 9 rooms 2-6 persons U.S. For more information, call 800-2500. 0 3955 5086 or the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, Bangkok. 0 2562 0760 Monday – Friday. 08. 30-18. 00 am, Saturday at 09. 00-15. 30th at www.dnp.go.th.
Travel on the island. A minibus from the port to the beach, Klong Prao, Kai Bae Beach at the cost of $ 30 more and the price before you go to work.
Khiri Phet Waterfall. A tiered waterfall. From Ban Salak plantations over a distance of 3 kilometers.
A waterfall. A small waterfall. Near Khiri Phet Waterfall – Ban Salak Orgtean from deep inside, about 2 miles and then walk for about 480 meters, the waterfall falling from a narrow gorge at a height of 120 meters to swim.
Bang Bao fishing village. Each house embroidery pillars into the sea. The bridge connected to each other. Ancestors of the people here, mostly inherited from the Chang. A simple life with a small coastal fishing. Squid is abundant fragrances. A coral underwater. Pier fishing village with a salted shrimp paste, fish sauce, dried shrimp, Bang Bao Bay Area Photography is suitable for mooring. Dodge waves because the mountains. Islands and the surrounding areas in the monsoon season. The boat has plenty of room to dodge the waves in this bay.
Orgtean house is a small community located in Salak Phet. In the south of the island. To popular view here. Looking north towards the summit Salak cloud cover. Coco Island in the eastern mountain area and large spikes. If you walk up the hill to the Abbey in October Banphot will bring better view of all Salak Phet.
Bai Lan Bay, Koh Chang is located next to the sidewalk across from the mountain walk from Kai Bae Beach is about one hour on the way to see beautiful views of the mountains. Ao Bai Lan is a quiet sandy beach. For swimming and relaxing.
Kai Bae Beach is a long beach with Chang. The beach slope is moderate. Can swim without danger. Budget Rent a bungalow in town. Some mountain bikes for rent.