Are you bored with your hectic schedule? Are you working for a year straight and need a long-due break from the schedule and rejuvenate? Is your destination of choice Thailand? If all the answers to these questions are yes then the best destination yo can go this year is Koh Lipe.
It might sound unfamiliar but this is one of the most sought beach destinations for the island hoppers. This island is present in the Thailand archipelago and contributes to the economy of the country majorly in terms of tourism.
Things to do in Koh Lipe
Koh Lipe falls in under the jurisdiction of Tarutao National Park. There are more than 500 extraordinary islands in Butong Archipelago where Koh Lipe falls. The island is famous because of its leading beach destination which are Sunrise Beach, Sunset Beach, and Pattaya Beach.
The best part is that you can avail world-class accommodations from the reputed hotels and grass huts from the local resorts. There are so many things you can do here. Here are some of the ideas that you can admire to make an itinerary.
It is just 60 km away from the mainland of Thailand. It is located in the Andaman Sea. to reach here you will have to take a boat to Koh Lipe from the leading seaports or harbor of Thailand. You can also arrange a ferry from the leading islands when you are following an island-hopping itinerary.
After you reach there, you can explore the explorable part of the island via foot. It has a national park established in the year 1974. The island is just 2 km long and can be easily traversed by foot.
You can bathe in the clean water of Andaman Sea. The water is bright bluish in color. You can camp on the beaches or go for a water sport. There are bars and restaurants near the beaches. You can go for a drink or a seafood platter. The powder-white sand beaches will be the ideal places to walk and imbibe the beauty of nature.
There are various types of water sports available on this island. You can go for a scuba diving session, snorkeling, or enjoy a speedboat ride in the presence of an instructor.
The best way to witness nature is via taking a boat trip to the tranquil part of the islands where you will find big lizards, monkeys, etc in their natural habitat. You will also find bioluminescent phytoplanktons while swimming or snorkeling in the sea.
All these trips can be easily arranged in Koh Lipe island. The authorities have set a proper venue to arrange these experiences. All you have to do is to take a Boat to Koh Lipe and enjoy the sea ride. The bumpy waves and the clean beaches will welcome in the heartiest way.