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The eastern-most place of Thailand, Koh Chang or the Elephant Island can easily be called the daughter of the Mother Nature! With its scenic beauty and unspoiled greenery, it makes a perfect holiday destination for family & kids. Most tourists with family & kids prefer a place with fewer crowds but more to enjoy and that is where Koh Chang hits the mark.



Koh Chang for Family & Kids: Getting in

Koh Chang is in the Trat province of Thailand which has an airport there. For family & kids, getting through a flight of Bangkok Airways is quite easy. Then minibuses transport them to hotels or resorts. The other options for getting in Koh Chang with family & kids are bus services, taxi or limousines on rent and of course all these are ferried to the island! Anyone can choose to boat-ride to Koh Chang with family & kids for some essence of adventure.


Koh Chang for Family & Kids: Checking in

It is always better to book the hotels or the staying place before coming to Koh Chang for a straight check in. Koh Chang has a line of good hotels and resorts, personal huts and bungalows and even tents for tourists with family & kids. The best thing about a vacation at Koh Chang with family & kids is that it is super affordable with quality services. No matter what the accommodation is- a luxury hotel or budget huts, they are not too far from the other service providers. There are numerous restaurants and eating places to try with family & kids at Koh Chang.


Koh Chang for Family & Kids: The Places Not to Miss

Koh Chang is famous for its National Marine Park and no one actually misses going there! It is a great way to explore nature with family & kids. The other natural jewels include the amazing waterfalls named Klong Plu, Klong Nongsi, Klong Nueng, Kongoi and Khiri Petch. The War Memorial Monument and the Scientific Center for Education can also be visited with family & kids. Koh Chang offers ecotourism adequately to the family & kids who look for it.


Koh Chang for Family & Kids: Adventures and Activities

Koh Chang has a handful of options for family & kids to thrill and chill through out their trip. Besides the famous diving and snorkeling, there are also cruising, sailing and yachting available for a marine time fun. For land lovers, Koh Chang has Tree Top Adventure Park, cave exploration, biking and trekking or elephant and horse riding in store. For the family & kids who just want to relax, the white sandy beaches are never on the rest!


Koh Chang for Family & Kids: Medical and Other Services

For minor cases, the hotels and residing places at Koh Chang have their first aid services available for family & kids. If any serious problems occur, it is always suggested to go for international hospitals in Trat or in Bangkok for best treatments. Other services like travel agents, insurance and more are available nearby the hotels or beaches to get information or help and support in hand.


Koh Chang has become one of Thailand’s most promising tourist spots for family & kids from home and aboard. Its nature, people and everything around seems to welcome the family & kids with a warm heart for great memories!

Klong Son Beach is good for:

peace and quiet

sandy beach



Short description:

Klong Son beach (or Had Klong Son) is located on the north of Koh Chang. Nice bay at the very top of the island. Pure white sand stretch of beach, shaded with coconut trees. Klong Son gets very low numbers of visitors with the bulk of the backpackers and tourists alike speeding south enroute to Koh Chang's finer and more popular stretches of sand.

White Sand Beach is good for:

night live

sandy beach

variety of restaurants


Short description:

Koh Chang's most famous stretch of sand, at over 2km long there's certainly room for everyone! Lined with bungalows, food stalls and shops this is one of the best beaches in all of Thailand.

Klong Phrao Beach is good for:

tranquil surroundings

gorgeous rocky landscape

all sorts of activities

quiet and peaceful

Short description:

Situated on the somewhat less glamorous, northern side of the Koh Chang Island, Klong Prao isn’t all that much of tourist destination, especially for those who are in need of a true holiday experience of the exotic kind.

Lonely Beach is good for:

great sunset

cheap and peaceful retreat

all sorts of beach activities

perfect for family

Short description:

Also known as Kai Bae Beach, this is the spot to catch a great sunset! A few small shops and food stalls are along the beach, a good spot to chill out away from the crowds at White Sands Beach.

Bangbao Bay is good for:


seafood restaurants



Short description:

A well-sheltered bay with a small and quiet beach. It is a fishing community where residents still live in houses built on stilts and are connected by wooden bridges. There are a growing number of tourist shops, scuba dive outlets and seafood restaurants offering a good selection of seafood.

Salak Khok Bay is good for:

pretty, unspoiled area

traditional Thai community


quiet and peaceful

Short description:

There aren’t so much attraction in Salak Kok, but tourists can Kayak among the mangroves. Salak Kok Bay still has a fishing community that doesn’t change so much in many years, a great place to see the real traditional Thai community.



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