Koh Lanta is one of the dazzling islands that form part of
southern Thailand. It is located in the Krabi
province, which is known worldwide for its wonderful beaches.
If you want to go sailing, this will be the perfect destination
because you can be assured that the place will not be too crowded
with tourists because it is not as accessible as the other
This island was originally a haven for merchants or
traders from its neighbours including Malaysia, Singapore and
Indonesia. It is also located near many urbanized parts of
Thailand like Phuket, Phi Phi, and Krabi, so most people who come
in the country would want to go to this island for sailing, scuba
diving and many other activities that involve marine life. Being
an island, it has legendary sunsets and exotic coral reefs. In
fact, it actually has nine beaches throughout its shores.
Koh Lanta Sailing Information
Koh Lanta Sailing Seasons
Koh Lanta has a
reputation for being among the top choice for sailing trips in Phuket especially for Yacht travel.
Islands are known among tourists as the Winter Destination for
the global tourists looking for holidays with constant sunshine.
Sailors enjoy the conditions that are perfect for sailing.
Phuket Charter Boat offers day sailing trips to Koh Lanta that
includes experiencing the oceanic beauty in a charted yacht with
experienced crew that knows the local waters very well. We can
customize the sailing tours to fit your requirements. Contact us now to know the features of
our sailing tours in Koh Lanta and other islands of Phuket.
Phuket Charter Boat
departs from the following Phuket marinas to Koh Lanta
- Yacht Haven Marina - 8 km from Phuket airport
- Boat Lagoon Marina, - 20 km from Phuket airport
- Royal Phuket Marina, - 20 km from Phuket airport
For alternative departures please contact
Where to sail from Phuket
Travelling to Phuket and Koh Lanta
Koh Lanta is easily accessible from Phuket, Malaysia and
Bangkok. It’s also not very costly to reach Koh Lanta and
one can easily reach Koh Lanta by Bus, Boat or Airplane. Krabi or
Phi Phi are the two most convenient gateways to Koh Lanta Island.
By plane to Koh Lanta
Krabi is the nearest
airport to Koh Lanta however Phuket and Trang are the other two
options that you can consider. Being a tourist paradise, many
international airlines operated their flights regularly.
Domestic flights provide connectivity throughout Thailand.
By bus to Koh Lanta
Phuket to Koh Lanta
takes around 3-4 hours and there are daily bus services available
throughout the year. From Bangkok it takes around 12 hours
journey to reach Koh Lanta.
By ferry to Koh Lanta
passenger ferries serve as a sea transport from Phi Phi or Krabi
Islands to Koh Lanta. However be sure to reach in time to avoid
long waiting time. Sometimes if you arrive late in the day
ferries might not be available.
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