Sri Thanu

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Sri Thanu is a volcanic peninsula just north of Thong Sala on Ko Pha Ngan in Thailand. The coral reef offshore allows snorkelling with the protection of the bay.


Get in[edit]

From Thong Sala and the ferry terminal the taxi ride is just ten minutes.

Get around[edit]

Walking, renting motorbikes or sharing taxis to Thong Sala, the main port.

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Do[edit][add listing]

Sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling, and eating.


The volcanic peninsula has pushed the land into the coral reef allowing snorkelling and diving just offshore.

Buy[edit][add listing]

Shopping is available at Thong Sala some ten minutes away by taxi. Shops, mini malls and restaurants.

Eat[edit][add listing]

Mama Pooh's Kitchen: Delicious and authentic Thai food, cheap prices for Ko Pha Ngan, big portions.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Lemon Tree restaurant, ((10 min from Thong Sala)), [1]. Modern and classic French and English food.  edit
  • Porky's Restaurant & Bbar, [2]. 10:00-22:00. Western food. Modern, clean restaurant 200-300 baht.  edit

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Chai Country, 14/3 Moo 8, +66 81 271 6967, [3]. Secluded, quiet place. Original Thai bungalow with excellent food 400 baht. (9.750361,99.964707) edit
  • Happy Beach Bungalows, Sri Thanu Bay, +66 86 9410 293, [4]. On the beach front and offers all types of bungalow accommodation, from 200 baht backpacker/FMP rooms, with fan & mosquito net, up to fully screened twin double bed air-con bungalows with hot shower. All bungalows have hammocks. The restaurant offers a full range of moderately priced Thai and Western food. Adjacent to a white sandy beach and as Sri Thanu is a sheltered bay, the sea is usually calm and ideal for swimming and snorkelling with sunset views. The friendly and helpful family can guarantee you a pleasant stay and can make all the onward bus/train/flight travel bookings you may need. A 10 min walk by road or along the beach brings you into Sri Thanu where you can find all the amenities like banks, pharmacy, 7-11. 250- 1,500 baht.  edit
  • Loyfa Bungalows, Sri Thanu Beach. checkin: 11:00; checkout: 10:00. Hillside and beach front view of the beach and bay. Suitable for budget travellers. 600-2,500 baht.  edit
  • Phangan Cove, Sri Thanu Beach (Phangan Cove 17/14 moo 8 Sri Thanu Koh Phangan), +66 (0)83 969 858, [5]. checkin: 11:00; checkout: 10:00. Located next to the beach of Shri Thanu, a very relaxed resort with a selection of differant bungalows 1500 baht.  edit
  • Phangan House, 42/2 Sri Thanu, Moo 8 (beside Laem Som Lake), +66 84 689 9318, [6]. Renting a house is probably the cheapest and most comfortable way of staying in Sri Thanu, Ko Pha Ngan. Phangan House offers different ranges of houses with air-con, Wi-Fi and equipped kitchen from a minimum 2 weeks period.  edit
  • SeeThanu Bungalow, Sri Thanu. Seethanu has a total of 16 well-maintained bungalows in a broad range of styles and prices. 350-2,500 baht.  edit
  • Jack Fourteen, Moo 8, 14/17 (Sri Thanu), +66890294144, [7]. checkin: 10/6/2016; checkout: 10/9/2016. A lovely villa located on the beach, only 10 minutes walk from Sri Thanu. It has a large pool and 5 bedrooms to sleep 10 people.. 15000. (9.750317,99.966938) edit


Get out[edit]

Taxis and communal songthaews run regularly to the port of Thong Sala and around the island.

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