Larn situated to the West of
Pattaya Strait, about 7.7 Kilometers from the shore, covering
an area of about 4 square kilometers. There are beautiful beaches,
clear water, and an abundance of coral. Visitors can view the
coral either from a glass-bottom boat or by diving down directly.
A well-known beach is at Ta Waen Beach in the northern part
of the Island, a 750 meters stretch of white sand with many
stalls andshops. Sightseeing boats mostly dock in this area.
There are also Laemtien Beach and Samae Beach on the south-western
side, each beach spanning a length of 700 and 100 meters respectively.
Both are regarded as beautiful and interesting sports, especially
Laemtien Beach which has remainedexceptionally clean and tranquil.
There are now a few stores servisitors. Ta Pan Beach on the
western part of the island is 500 meters in length with make-shift
lodging available. On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, sightseeing
boats usually dock along this beach all the way to Laemtie where
there is coral. On the southern part is Nual Beach 450 meters
in length. On this beach a hotel which accommodates a large
number of tourists. This is another good place for viewing coral.