This secluded beach is one of the most popular destinations for
travelers in Thailand. Accessible only by boat, this sweeping beach offers fine-grained
white sand and crystalline waters, as well as magnificent jagged karsts. Although visitors
flock to this beach year-round, it is still extremely pristine, and considered to be the
most attractive in the area.
The Inner and Outer
Pranang Caves, and Pranang Lagoon are closely situated, and offer some truly spectacular
views. Accommodation is available over a wide price range, and the food is excellent.
Despite the fact that
it is reachable only by boat, this area offers a plethora of recreational activities. The
area possesses some of the best scuba-diving sites in the world, with certified
instruction courses offered on site.
In addition, some of
the most sought after rock-climbing sites are found in the vicinity, making it a perfect
area for a truly complete vacation.
Hat Tham Pranang can
be reached from town via longtail boat from the Chao Fah jetty for a fee of 40 baht, and
also from Hat Pranang, and the Phi Phi Islands. These trips cost 20 baht and 150 baht