The beaches of Ao Nang are among the most beautiful in Thailand, with white sand fringing the crystalline waters of the Andaman Sea. Snorkel in Tha Lane Bay, climb at Railay Beach or pay a visit to an elephant sanctuary.
Tropical paradise does exist in Thailand – it’s known as Ao Nang, and you can visit it with Culture Trip on our exclusive 10-day Southern Thailand trip, led by our local insider.
Here, endless beaches are lapped by turquoise water and lined with longtail boats, ready to whisk you off on an adventure around the lush nearby islands. Inland, there is even more choice – from ziplining to visiting an elephant sanctuary.