Koh Bon Island (Phuket-Thailand)
The Koh Bon is a small tropical island situated only 15 minutes offshore from Rawai on the southern side of Phuket. Because of its proximity and several small beaches, it is ideal for visitors who want to spend the day away from the bustling crowds of Phuket. There are no arranged boat lines leading to the island, so that You will need to rent a boat. There is a restaurant with English owners on the island. It serves western and Thai cuisine and has the capacity to accommodate around 300 guests. Because of its rich sea life, the Koh Bon island is known to be the perfect place for diving and swimming. You will see a lot of unusual fish species, but don’t feed them, as it is illegal. This island is ideal for those who want to enjoy a relaxing day on the beach, away from the bustling city life.
Category: Animals and nature, Phuket što posjetiti, Beach-aquapark-pools, Things to do in Thailand,
Rawai, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Entrance on the island is free, but You have to rent a private boat for around 4000THB (100EUR) per day. Petrol is included in the price, but the final price depends on Your ability to bargain.
GPS Coordinates: 7.762294, 98.334490 (7°45’44.3″N, 98°20’04.2″E)
The Koh Bon Island is located 30 km from the Kamala beach, 20 km from the Patong beach, 14 km from the Karon beach and 17 km from the Old Town Phuket.
Best way to get to the island is to come first to the Rawai Pier, GPS: 7.775121, 98.327552 (7°46’30.4″N, 98°19’39.2″E). Rawai is the closest point to the island and You can here rent a private boat. After that, You can visit the nearby and popular Coral Island. You can rent boat and get to the Koh Bon from many beaches in Phuket, but it costs more.
Address: Rawai, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83100, Thailand
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
ช่วยพาไปส่งที่สวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
ช่วยบอกทางไปสวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
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