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Chalok Baan Kao Beach

Chalok Baan Kao Beach(Haad Rin, Ko Pha Ngan, Ko Pha-ngan)

Thailand, Surat Thani, Baan Chalok Ban Kao 

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Overview

Nestled serenely on the southern coast of Koh Tao in Thailand, Chalok Baan Kao Beach emerges as a picturesque paradise adorned with a stunning expanse of soft, golden sand that stretches approximately 720 meters. This beach is a haven for those seeking tranquility and a variety of activities, offering snorkeling, swimming, kayaking, and beach volleyball, among others. Chalok Baan Kao Beach has many amenities, including lifeguards on duty, bathroom access, facilities for individuals with disabilities, and it is a dog-friendly location. However, visitors should note that camping and nude sunbathing are not permitted, and there is no surfing due to the calm nature of the water.

Parking

Parking at Chalok Baan Kao Beach is convenient for all visitors, with a spacious parking lot available for use. This parking area adequately accommodates both vehicles and motorcycles, ensuring that everyone has a spot. The best part is that parking here is free of charge, making it an even more appealing destination for those traveling by car or renting vehicles during their stay on Koh Tao.

Fun Fact

A fun fact about Chalok Baan Kao Beach that captivates many is its role as a pivotal nesting ground for sea turtles, a spectacle that has mesmerized locals and tourists alike for years. Additionally, it is said that the name ‘Chalok Baan Kao’ translates to ‘Far Away Bay,’ a title that perfectly encapsulates the secluded and serene vibe of this hidden gem in Thailand, making it an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Attractions

The attractions surrounding Chalok Baan Kao Beach are diverse and cater to a wide range of interests. One cannot miss the stunning John-Suwan viewpoint, a hiking trail that rewards climbers with breathtaking panoramic views of the bay and the island. Additionally, the nearby Shark Bay offers a unique opportunity for snorkelers to observe blacktip reef sharks in their natural habitat, presenting an adventurous experience for wildlife enthusiasts.

Restaurants

For culinary explorers, the area surrounding Chalok Baan Kao Beach does not disappoint. A notable restaurant is ‘The Fishbowl Beach Bar’, known for its fresh seafood and Thai cuisine, offering diners stunning beachfront views. Another gem is ‘Babaloo Bar and Restaurant’, which serves a delicious mix of international and local dishes, perfect for satisfying diverse palates. Lastly, ‘Viewpoint Restaurant’ offers traditional Thai dishes with a modern twist, paired with scenic views that enhance the dining experience.

Hotels

When it comes to accommodations, Chalok Baan Kao Beach is surrounded by a variety of hotels catering to every preference and budget. The ‘Chalok Baan Kao Beach Resort’ stands out for its comfortable and cozy bungalows that offer direct beach access, embodying the beachfront living dream. Alternatively, ‘KO Tao Resort’ provides a luxurious stay with exquisite facilities, including a stunning pool overlooking the bay. Lastly, for those seeking a more budget-friendly option, ‘Freedom Beach Bungalows’ offers simple yet comfortable lodging with easy access to the beach and local amenities, ensuring a peaceful stay.

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All Amenities at Chalok Baan Kao Beach

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  • Scuba Diving

  • Snorkeling

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    Top Traveler Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Surf through our FAQs to help you find your perfect beach!

    Does Chalok Baan Kao Beach have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

    Yes, this Beach provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

    Does Chalok Baan Kao Beach have lifeguards?

    No, this Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach - please be careful when swimming on this beach.

    Is Chalok Baan Kao Beach a family-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

    Is Chalok Baan Kao Beach good for swimming?

    Yes, this Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

    Does Chalok Baan Kao Beach have restrooms?

    Yes, Restrooms are conveniently available on or adjacent to the beach at this Beach.

    Is Chalok Baan Kao Beach a nude beach?

    No, this Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

    Is there food near Chalok Baan Kao Beach?

    Yes, this Beach has multiple restaurant options near or on the beach.

    What are the activities at Chalok Baan Kao Beach?

    Yes, this Beach is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Scuba Diving, Snorkeling.

    Does Chalok Baan Kao Beach have accommodations for people with disabilities?

    Yes, this Beach offers accommodations for people with disabilities, allowing everyone to relish the coastal experience.

    Is Chalok Baan Kao Beach a dog-friendly beach?

    Yes, bring your dog with you to this Beach!

    Is Chalok Baan Kao Beach good for surfing?

    No, this Beach is not generally considered to be good for surfing.

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