Activities on Koh Chang
There are plenty of things to do and activities on Koh Chang, whether you’re hoping to spend hours just lazing on one of the many beautiful beaches, get adventurous and tour the island on an ATV, discover the amazing underwater world, or learn more about the Thai culture through their food.
Many of the activities on Koh Chang are suitable for the whole family and can often be tailor made to suit your needs and expectations. During your trip to Koh Chang, it’s possible to take part in a whole range of activities on Koh Chang from spending an afternoon at one of the best spas on the island, to trying your hand at scuba diving or yoga.
The underwater beauty that surrounds Koh Chang provides the perfect playground for snorkelling. Not only is snorkelling great fun and suitable for all ages, but it’s also completely free. Koh Chang is home to some truly stunning coral reefs and marine life. Snorkelers can spend hours floating on the waters surface whilst admiring the stunning underwater ecosystem.
When it comes to scuba diving, there are options for everyone. Whether you are a complete beginner or a certified diving instructor there are daily boat trips in various dive sites. Popular sites such as the Thonburi Wreck, Hin Luk Bat, Hin Rap, Koh Wai and Koh Rang all offer fantastic diving opportunities where you’ll see schooling fish and colourful living corals.
Take a slower pace and spend the day learning more about the Thai culture instead. Enrol on a cookery class and learn the secrets to making delicious traditional Thai cuisine. No previous cooking skills or knowledge are needed. Best of all, once you’ve cooked all your tasty, authentic dishes you can sit down together and eat everything you have cooked.
Yoga & Detox
Escape from your daily routines and frustrations and reconnect with your body through yoga. Switch off from the hectic world we live in today and take some time out to concentrate on your mind, body and soul. Stop your mind from thinking and allow your soul to open. Practise yoga during your stay on the island and you’ll leave feeling revived, full of life and your senses awakened.
A huge amount of Koh Chang’s land mass is made up of dense jungle, full with wildlife. Much of the terrain is inaccessible, however with the help of a local guide it is possible to explore some of the jungle paths whilst getting up close with nature. You can take a hike with friends, or alternatively pay for a tour guide to show you around.