Hotels near to Mo Koh Lanta National Park
Dense mangrove forests, unspoiled beaches and plenty of things to see and do make Mo Koh Lanta National Park one of the main attractions of Koh Lanta island. In the south of Koh Lanta, near Mo Ko Lanta National Park’s headquarters, you will find a number of hotels, resorts and other places to stay to suit all tastes and budgets.
Exploring Mo Koh Lanta National Park
It is the natural beauty of Mo Koh Lanta National Park that will hit you first. From your hotel, head to Mo Koh Lanta National Park’s headquarters on Ta Noad Beach and turn inland to explore the jungle trails. One of the most famous sites is the Khao Mai Kaew Cave, and there are plenty of guides ready to help you discover the underground world.
Take some time to explore the smaller islands, on a tour or boat charter. One of the most impressive is the archipelago of Mu Ko Rok, with amazing snorkelling among the coral reefs. On a speedboat from Mo Koh Lanta National Park, it’ll take about an hour to get to Mu Ko Rok.
You can also get a glimpse of traditional life in the Mo Ko Lanta National Park as a clan of Chao Ley – otherwise known as ‘Sea Gypsies’ – still live in the park.
Activities in Mo Koh Lanta National Park
As with elsewhere on the island of Koh Lanta, Mo Ko Lanta National Park has great swimming from the white beaches, boat tours to dive sites off the smaller islands, or sea-kayak rentals for exploring the coastline. The a numerous hiking trails in Mo Koh Lanta National Park, with spectacular viewpoints and caves to explore as well as some dramatic waterfalls.
Book your hotel close to Mo Koh Lanta National Park to make the most of your time in the outdoors. Accommodation close to the park headquarters include hotels in Klong Jark Beach or Ba Kan Tiang Beach, although any hotel in Koh Lanta will offer good access to the attractions of Mo Koh Lanta National Park.