Koh Chang is one of the largest islands in Thailand and has a dense jungle. Although it is the largest island, it is not the most populated.
This island is an ideal destination for travellers seeking tranquillity. Its beaches and the national park have a relaxed atmosphere and can be enjoyed with the whole family.
The climate in the area is tropical and rainy from June to October. The rain and weather are pleasant for sailing in Thailand from November to March.
You can hire a catamaran and sail to all the beaches on the island. Visit Klong Prao, the longest beach or Lonely Beach, the one that has a peaceful atmosphere.
The price of a yacht charter in Koh Chang varies according to the season. In low season prices for renting a sailboat start from 190 euros. If you want to rent a catamaran, the prices start from 220 euros. Boat rental in Koh Chang is extremely popular during the high season. If you wish to charter a boat during this season, we recommend you book two months in advance.
According to the authorities in Koh Chang, if you want to charter a boat here, you must present an ICC licence to the responsible base and the port authorities. You will be required to have a nautical resume describing in detail your previous experience, mentioning the types of boats you have sailed and the zones. If you wish to charter a catamaran, you must prove that you have previously chartered a boat of that size.
If you do not have a boat licence, you can rent another boat from our online catalogue with a captain. Chartering a boat with a skipper will give you a great experience. The skippers are locals and can show you unusual routes or places.
⚓ Visit the Mu Ko Chang National Park and discover its secrets. It is ideal for hiking with friends. Here you will find breathtaking waterfalls and unusual flora.
⚓ Visit Bang Bao village, a picturesque village built on piers. Ideal for those who love to take pictures and share them on social media.
⚓ Koh Chang is known for having the best places for diving or snorkelling. Rent equipment and explore the marine life in the area.
⚓ Experience one of the most famous massages in the world. A Thai massage will help you relax and wash away your stress and worries.
⚓ One unique experience you can have on this island is to take a Thai cooking class with locals. It will enrich you culturally, and you will have the opportunity to live with the locals.
The only way to get to Koh Chang is to take a ferry from Trat province. Although this is an inexpensive way to get there, we can recommend another way. Rent a boat in Phuket and sail to this famous island, or, charter a boat in Pattaya and sail all the way to get there.
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