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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was sooo excited to go because of the soccer team. Panyee is actually pretty depressing, the sewage under the village is awful. The pearl farms are interesting, but there wasn't much to see there

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brianinvineyard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Ko Panyi and the James Bond Island was one of the highlights of our trip to Phuket. The Andaman Sea must rate as one of the most beautiful places in the world.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marilynw00d
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Amazing rock formations and natural caves makes Ko Panyi a must see attraction when in Phuket . The kayaking inside the low caves and green water ,literally makes this an unique tour but again the distance from Phuket of 2 hours is a little long...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Suresh A
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This was part of our James Bond island tour. We found it interesting to see how the villagers live on the water. We visited the school and the temple. The floating soccer field was interesting. A number of shops selling clothing and touristy gifts. It...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ecsonza
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This Muslim village is completely floating except for the Mosque. It was founded 250 years ago by the Indonesian fishermen, and now has a population of 1759 people. There are restaurants, piers and shops as well as 2 mini-football pitches, a school, a hospital and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ales_bogdan
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We only stopped here for about twenty minutes on our way back to Phang-Nga town after our tour of the whole bay area. There were few tourists so late in the afternoon. Full of touristy trinket and clothing shops. This place was not a highlight...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Valenciavancouver
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This was our lunch stop during the Hong island tour, everything looks great at first until you walk through the alleys. The smell is overwhelming and considering we had just ate lunch we couldn’t get back to the boat quick enough. We realise the people...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank WayneAP
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This was out lunch stop for th phang-nga day tour. Though there are tours that will take you into thee island and through the settlement here. But we just had a stop for lunch here.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The village was probably very nice in the past, but I feel like it lost its spirit with all the tourists coming there. While going through the village you basically see only souvenir shops and expensive seafood restaurants. Sure, you can take some nice pictures...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Adam K
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Went to see the fishing village of Ko Panyi as part of a tour that took in Wat Suwan Kuha (aka Cave Temple aka Monkey temple), caves of Phang Nga and Khao Phing Kan aka James Bond Island. I went expecting to take in a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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