Destination

Koh Lanta Holidays

Dazzling Island Paradise

Soak up the carefree atmosphere of Koh Lanta. It used to be a backpacker's haunt, however, now it's more of an upscale hotspot where exclusivity is key.

Home to wonderful snorkelling and diving plus Old Lanta Town, Koh Lanta is ideal for a step back in time. Koh Lanta dazzles, just as it's Thai name indicates. Fall in love with the long stretches of white, coral-lined beaches fringed by lush mangroves and set against a backdrop of rugged mountains. Let the crystalline waters lap at your toes as you watch the sun sink over the ocean in a blazing splash of vibrant colours. Be sure to book a day tour to Koh Rok, a blindingly white beach so scenic you won't believe your eyes.

Combine your stay in Koh Lanta with a few days in Krabi to visit the Klong Thom Hot Springs, or for more island life hop over to neighbouring Koh Yao Yai

Destination Highlights
  • Perfect for combining with Krabi
  • Superb diving and snorkelling
  • Sunset cruises
  • Koh Rok - considered one of the best beaches in Asia
Essential Information
  • Time Zone GMT +7 hours
  • Currency Thai Baht
  • Visa Information British passport holders do not require a visa for stays under 30 days.
  • Language Thai - English is widely spoken
  • Flight Time Indirect flights from the UK to Krabi followed by road and boat transfer to Koh Lanta.
  • Health Information No compulsory vaccinations are required for Koh Lanta although we recommend checking with a health professional before travelling.

Top Tips from our Experts

Nick

Senior Destination Manager

"This is my favourite place in the whole of Thailand. It feels so far away from the rest of the world and you can truly relax here. The Layana Resort and Spa offers superb service in luxurious accommodation and the spa is one of the best I have ever visited"

Tina

Destination Specialist

"Be sure to make Koh Lanta the last place you visit on your Thailand multi centre itinerary - it's so beautiful and relaxing that it's almost hard to beat so you will really cherish your time here"

Types of Koh Lanta holidays

Frequently Asked Questions

The entire trip should take around 90 minutes and will be a combined road and boat transfer. 

You can get married in Koh Lanta - we couldn't think of a nicer place. You will require a few nights in Bangkok at the beginning to make sure all your paperwork is in order, but look at this as an opportunity to see the bustling capital before having the best day of your life in Koh Lanta. 

Our favourite hotels

Our favourite places to stay are below. We know everyone is different, so if you can’t see something you like, we'd be more than happy to help.

Unique

Layana Resort and Spa

Koh Lanta

H&J Rating

Guide Price

£1,429 pp

Layana Resort and Spa

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