Discover information about Koh Chang, Thailand:
Large island in the marine national park of the same name, Koh Chang was named by its shape, reminiscent of an elephant. Her clear and warm sea, white sand beaches, its protected forests and steep mountains make it a destination of choice to predict on your holiday agenda.
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Koh Chang national park:
Koh Chang is a national park and the largest of a group of 47 islands. It is one of the last of remaining lush virgin rain forests in Thailand. It is the second biggest island in the group but not yet as built up and commercial as other islands in Thailand.
The high season (dry season) runs from 1st October to mid June. The rainy season runs from mid June to mid Sept. There are 3 hospitals on the island.
Koh Chang Getting There:
By air: via Trat airport and ferry
By road: There are two main driving routes from Bangkok, both around 310km long. Daily minibus services operate from Pattaya via Ban Pae (ferry port for Koh Samet) to the ferry departure point at Laem Ngop. The cost is around 400B from Pattaya or 300B from Ban Pae and the journey takes 4 or 2.5 hours respectively.
By boat: Koh Chang, Koh Wai, Koh Maak and Koh Kham can be reached by ferry from the nearby port of Laem Ngop. To get there from Trat take a share Taxi for 20B or, if you don't want to wait until it fills up, hire a full taxi for 120B.
On Koh Chang hourly share taxis run between all the beaches as far as Lonely Beach and the ferry terminals from 6am to 8pm. They can be flagged down anywhere and used to travel around the island.
Alternatively cars, motorcycles and bicycles can be hired from many hire firms and resorts.
Koh Chang Phone Numbers:
|TAT Central Region office :
|Trat Provincial Office :
||Krung Thai Bank :
||Thai Farmers Bank
|Police Station Amphoe :
||The Siam Commercial Bank:
|Police Station Klong Yai :
||Government Savings Bank:
|Police Station Laem Ngob:
||The Military Bank:
|Police Station Koh chang :
|Fire Brigade Station:
||Post Office (Amphoe Muang):
||Post Office(Amphoe Laem Ngob):
|Klong Yai Hospital:
||Telephone Organization of Thailand:
|Bo Rai Hospital:
||Laem Ngop Immigration Checkpoint:
|Laem Ngob Hospital:
||Khlong Yai Immigration Checkpoint:
|Bangkok Trat Hospital
||Tourist Police (Code 038)
|Koh Chang Hospital: