Get to know – Phang Nga
Phang Nga is one of the southern provinces in Thailand with its geographic features of mountains and forests. Its landmark is Khao Chang which is a big mountain in the shape of a crouching elephant – the symbol of Phangnga province. Phangnga also owns beautiful islands, including the most famous one – Similan Islands. The word ‘Similan’ derived from the Malay language which means ‘nine’, so the islands’ name is the nine islands.
Rubber tree leaves artificial flowers are famous products made by groups of farm women. You can buy dried seafood and shrimp paste from local stores and markets around the city.
Phang Nga is a province equally renowned for its beautiful land, spectacular bay, and amazing islands; Phang Nga national parks feature magnificent scenery with immensely different attractions. Most famous is Phang Nga Bay National Park, a geological wonder filled with islets, sunken caverns, and startling rock formations rising vertically out of the sea. The bay is extremely sheltered and therefore ideal for expeditions on sea kayaks that explore the many fascinating caverns and islands throughout the bay.
Phang Nga’s Andaman coast offers equally stunning national parks of a different kind; the island groups of Surin and Similan are renowned for their beautiful, unspoiled beaches and spectacular underwater scenery, attracting divers from around the world. On the Phang Nga mainland, Khao Lak features a coastal park full of rare birds, exotic mammals, and scenic waterfalls, as well as many luxury and budget hotels along the spectacular coast that was devastated by the 2004 Tsunami but has since been completely rebuilt. Along Phang Nga’s Andaman seashore like Khao Lak, a stunning coastline of expansive beaches.
Peaceful experience Phang Nga
The Phang Nga has the most popular Khao Lak beach and owns many beautiful islands, including the most famous one – Similan Islands. Phang Nga offers natural beauty, peaceful and astonishing sunsets that are a different experience than other destinations.