Ko Libong, Trang’s largest island is located in Tambon Libong
and is part of the Libong Archipelago Wildlife Reserve whose
headquarters are located here. With an area of 40,000 square
kilometers, Ko Libong, which is a haven for holidaymakers,
has many fishing villages where most of the residents are
has many capes and beaches such as Tup Beach, Chu Hoi Cape,
Thuat Cape, and To Chai Cape. At low tide visitors can walk
across the beach from Chu Hoi Cape to Ko Tup where numerous
seabirds and mangrove birds from colder climates congregate
during their migration. Around the island are masses of seaweed
where rare herds of manatees can be seen. It is also the home
of a variety of native and migratory birds that are most abundant
From Ko Libong,
visitors can get a good view of Ko Chao Mai and Chao Mai Cape.
To reach the island, take a boat that leaves every hour at
Hat Yao Ban Chao Mai Pier. The fare for the 30 minute trip
is 400 baht per boat. Accommodations are provided on the island.
For more information, please contact the Libong Archipelago
Wildlife Reserve, P.O. Box 5, Amphoe Kantang, Trang, tel.