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Phang Nga is a bay on the Andaman Sea 400 km2 located in the south of Thailand. It opens to the south, between Phuket province to the west, the north of Phang Nga and Krabi the east.
Since 1981, a large part of the bay is protected through the Ao Phang Nga National Park.
One of the Bay Islands, Koh Tapu, is famous for its appearance in two James Bond films, The Man with the Golden Gun (1974) and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997).
In the eighteenth century, there were three cities of comparable statutes, Takua Pa, Phang Nga and Takuathung. The city of Phang Nga was probably created in 1809 under the reign of King Rama II, during one of the wars with neighboring Burma. The city of Thaland on the island of Phuket was shaved, citizens were ordered to resettle in the city of Phang Nga.
In order to strengthen the strategic defense of the region, in 1840 Phang Nga province and has become a Takua Thung has been reduced to the district rank. In 1931, Takua Pa was incorporated into the province of Phang Nga.
On 26 December 2004, the Phang Nga province has been greatly affected by the tsunami created by the Sumatra earthquake, magnitude 9.0. This province was the most affected in Thailand with thousands of victims whose grand-son of King Bhumibol, Bhumi Jensen.
Phang-Nga: a wonder of southern Thailand
In the province of Phang-Nga, a jewel worth the trip alone: the beautiful bay of the same name, the most beautiful of Southeast Asia. Unsuspected landscapes await you.
Dive into the heart of a protected environment
Phang-Nga and maritime park is more than a place to relax. In this land of adventure, nature lovers can go on a long tail boat to conquer the deserted islands scattered in the Andaman Sea or into the heart of the mangrove. The lucky ones will have the privilege to meet interesting people since many animals have found refuge in these enchanting sites. Other paradisiacal corners also make the reputation of Phang-Nga. If you are looking for peace and quiet, you will be filled in the charming resort of Khao Lak, away from mass tourism. Between the beach of golden sand and lush, this magical place is an invitation to escape. A hike elephant is the best way to explore its green landscapes. The thrill seekers, themselves, are to make the joys kayak along rivers.
The secrets of an unforgettable stay in Phang-Nga
Phang-Nga and its surroundings offer countless opportunities to vacationers in search of authenticity for their stay in the sea. The translucent waters of the region will delight divers looking for a new playing field. With the transparency of lagoons, even beginners can have fun with fins, mask and snorkel. On foot or by bike, immersed in the forest also offers a breath of fresh air for those who wish to commune with nature. And if your hotel offers this type of service, an outdoor massage promises a unique experience and a moment of well-being.