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A Guide to Chalok Lam Bay

An April 2008 trip to Koh Phangan by fried

The Beach at Fantasea Resort Photo, Koh Phangan, Thailand More Photos
Quote: A brief guide to Chalok Lam Bay on the northern coast of Koh Phangan.

A Guide to Chalok Lam Bay

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Overview

The Beach at Fantasea Resort Photo, Koh Phangan, Thailand
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Chalok Lam Bay is a very natural picturesque location at the Northern most tip of Koh Phangan. The shoreline stretches for some 3 kilometres and the mountains frame the bay for its entirety. This was once a fishing village where industry dominated the seafront and activity until just a few years ago when the rows of drying squid were removed from the beaches to allow tourism to flourish. There are many Thai style restaurants and some new funkier bars in the village seafront with bungalows across the bay also offering food and drink. There is an elephant trekking camp just south of the village near the Thai (Wat Pra Sanctum) and Chinese Temples. A diving school in the village offers pursuits ...Read More

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