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Hat Chao Mai National Park, Ko Muk 92150, Thailand
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All reviews small beach early in the morning island tour rent a kayak life jackets low tide beautiful place unique experience total darkness avoid the crowds cool experience private tour charlie beach dark tunnel long tail boat beautiful lagoon koh lanta
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Go by private long tail and try to avoid the boats schedule. or just rent a kayak (no high tide!). it can be funny swimming in the dark to reach this very little "private" beach. Please do it with the sun, colours are extraordinary!

1  Thank Moniain
Reviewed 15 July 2018

not always accessible.Depends on the time of the year.Information available at tour operators in Trang.

Thank Rudy D
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

It was a great experience swimming the cave. It was a bit scary at first not knowing how long we have to swim, but at the end there was this amazing lagoon. And I swam with my 1,5 year old child. She was so brave....More

2  Thank Ülle L
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We paid 800bht for a private long tail they had life jackets and snorkels. They took us to the cave as lots of big tours were leaving and was just our family and a few others. Then they also took us snorkeling on the way...More

3  Thank rachelcline
Reviewed 13 April 2018

My husband and I were staying at Kho Ngai and we did a half hour trip to the Emerald Cave and a couple of snorkel spots. The cave was very busy with tourists but is a must see if you’re in the area.The swim through...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Went today. Couldn’t work out what the fuss it about ? Small dark cave, what’s so special about that ? Time would of been better spent on the nice beach close by

Thank jonpaulm35
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

A really pretty spot. We were staying on Koh Mook so we went early in the morning before it got busy. A lovely swim through the cave to an awesome swim spot in the middle. The colours of the cave are incredible

1  Thank lisa_the_lizard80
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

this is a must visit place while in Koh mook or in nearby islands. You have to swim a bit inside a cave to reach the beach, but when you do you are truly amazed. It definitely worths visiting!!!

Thank gkullis
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Expected maybe the spectacular as it's biĺled as best in Thailand. I went on a tour with Phuket Sail Tours and the one we went with them to was far superior.

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

If you wanna save money and be completely alone, rent a kayak in the morning at 7am (to avoid national park fee). Kayak is rentable at Farang Beach on the right side which start from 200THB for 1 hour, every following hour is 100THB. Duration...More

2  Thank Mike S
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Manu C
6 September 2017|
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Response from Alisha S | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t recommend if you aren’t a confident swimmer. The waves can swell and require lots of paddling through the cave in the dark (with headlamps only).
sanal n
9 December 2016|
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Response from WowwieC | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you hire a private boat and tell them to take you there during less busy time, we did that. Pay a little more but it will all be worth it. We got there when the big groups were leaving, so there were about seven... More
9 February 2016|
Response from graham l | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't open and close, you can go whenever you like, there are no staff there.