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| In the middle of Phang Nga Bay, equidistant to Phuket and the Krabi mainland, Phuket 82160, Thailand
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

We stayed here for 3 days as the kick start of our 3 weeks honeymoon, we stayed in an Eco luxry resort, however we rented a scooter to cruse the island, and we find it to be enjoyable with many isolated beaches just for us,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
5  Thank m_yosri
Reviewed 4 December 2013

We were at Koh Yao Yai for 3 days. A quiet moslim Island which we decided to discover with a motorcycle. We found some nice beaches southwards, around Loh Pared Bay and Loh Jark Bay. At the north eastside of the island we discovered a...More

Date of experience: November 2013
6  Thank Evelyne M
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Loving another experience Long-tail boat ride, it was excited and loved the clear water of the island. Those who wish to travel to this island and stay over, make sure to withdraw some cash money before you go, you can't find the banking activities on...More

Date of experience: January 2013
7  Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Due to the lack of nightlife, and being predominantly Muslim, this is not the Phuket/Phi Phi party experience that some people look for. Instead, it was exactly what we were hoping for - a quiet, beautiful, island with lovely people, and that is off the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
7  Thank Caitlin-Adam
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai are a pair of large islands in the middle of Phang Nga Bay, equidistant to Phuket and the Krabi mainland. While the pace of development is accelerating on Koh Yao Noi in particular, the islands remain a quiet...More

Date of experience: July 2013
6  Thank ThetriptravelTour
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Great island, friendly people, affordable. We took a scooter to travel around. Even less developed than Koh Yao Noi, though.

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank Johannes R
Reviewed 11 April 2013

This time for you .many tourist visit phuket island .They are know about Phi Phi island and Jame bond island but if they got to this island Disappointment because to many people don't have time for relaxation .i need to Recomment trip to Koh Yao...More

Date of experience: March 2013
3  Thank lucamalee
Reviewed 11 April 2013

A very nice view point in Koh Yao Yai! There is a wooden restaurant close to the ferry harbor to Koh Yao Noi. It's on the street that connects the two ferry harbors. The extaordinary friendly owner of the restaurant loves to show tourists his...More

Date of experience: February 2013
6  Thank GiannaMia
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Delicious! Tried several things from the menu, all were superb. Only a few months old but owners, wife and husband, used to have a restaurant in Phuket. The husband used to be a tour guide so speaks very good English and also Italian and has...More

Date of experience: February 2013
6  Thank Lily G
Reviewed 24 February 2013

We found this gem with a good English speaking owner on the main road of the island. The food is fantastic, with good prices. You can get beer here but you must ask as it is not on the menu out of respect for the...More

9  Thank UmJoel
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staceytalbot
21 April 2018|
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Response from Phairoj P | Property representative |
Hi Stacey, There are many local speedboat running from Koh Yao Yai to Phuket. Here are boat timetable... 6.30 am. from Leam Yai pier (speedboat) 7.30 am. Leam Yai pier (ferry) 8.00 am., 10.00 am., 11.30 am., 2.00 pm., 4.00... More
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Alexis M
16 March 2018|
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Response from TwinTrip2014 |
Hello! I'm actually on Koh Yao Yai. I would recommend to go there by boat from Phuket (Bang Rong Peer near the Airport). You can book it directly there. On Koh Yao Yai I would definitely give the advice to rent a motorbike... More
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