Brief introduction 

Koh Larn is just an islet 10km away off the coast of Pattaya. The coastline of Coral Island Pattaya is about 4,5km and consists of 6 main beaches which are Samee, Tawaen, Thien, Thong Lang, Sangwan, and Nual. Among 6 beaches on this island, Tawaen Beach is the most beautiful beach on Koh Larn island. 

Coral Island Pattaya

Koh Larn is a very popular tourist island with international tourists

In addition, Thien Beach is also a good choice if you do not like noise and bustle. However, you will have to go a little further to travel here. 

Coral Island Pattaya

Once you come to this island, you cannot miss swimming activities

The best time to visit coral island Pattaya

You should come to this island from October to April next year to enjoy the best ideal period of Koh Larn. During this period, the weather is at its best with the average temperature being about 30°C, less humidity, and minimal rainfall. The sea is usually calm, making it perfect for water activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, and swimming. However, be prepared for larger crowds and higher accommodation rates, so it's advisable to book in advance. 

Coral Island Pattaya

Check the weather carefully before coming here to fully enjoy this island

How to get to the coral island Pattaya?

It’s not too difficult for you to find a vehicle to get to Koh Larn. The two most popular ways here are:

  • By ferry: The average travel time is about 45 minutes, and the fee is 30 baht (~0.83 USD). Schedules and fees may vary between ferry branches, but when you arrive at the terminal, you will see detailed schedules and fees, and they mostly have similar schedules.

coral island Pattaya ferry

Tourists usually go by ferry to save money

  • By speedboat: The average travel time is about 15 to 20 minutes. The fee is between 1,500 and 3,500 Baht (~41.54 USD to 96.93 USD) each way, depending on the size of the boat and the season. It's quite pricey if you go alone. But if you go in a large group, dividing up isn't too expensive and can save time.

Beach activities 

In addition to relaxing on Coral Island Pattaya, traveling here you can also participate in exciting activities on the beach. Some outstanding games are:

Experience paragliding

One of the most exhilarating beach activities that await adventure seekers on Coral Island Pattaya is paragliding. With the waters glistening below and the lush greenery as a backdrop, you will realize that paragliding on Koh Larn offers a breathtaking experience like no other. One round of paragliding will cost 400 baht (~11.08 USD).

coral island Pattaya

If you are passionate about thrills, try paragliding once

Snorkeling to see coral

Snorkeling is one of the best ways to witness the vibrant underwater world of Coral Island Pattaya. The price for this activity is about 1200 baht (~ 33.23 USD). Believe me, you will be treated to a kaleidoscope of colors as you go through the coral reefs. Novices and experienced snorkelers alike can partake in this adventure, as the island offers a range of guided tours and equipment rental services.

coral island Pattaya

Diving to see coral is also one of the favorite activities of many people

Sailing banana boats 

For those seeking an exciting and laughter-filled beach activity, look no further than the thrilling experience of sailing on a banana boat. The cost of playing a banana boat is 250 baht (~ 6.92 USD). The bumpy ride, with sharp turns and unexpected twists, is bound to leave you and your fellow riders in fits of laughter and screams of delight. 

coral island Pattaya

If going in a large group, you must try this game

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  • Coral Island Pattaya is thoroughly exploited for tourism, so services are always quite expensive, especially during the peak season. 

  • You should prepare yourself for a pocket clinking with plenty of money. However, carrying a lot of money is also dangerous because of the robbery issue. Therefore, you must be careful.

  • When using travel services in Coral Island, ask carefully because sometimes you will be wicked service owners quote the price in Baht but charge you in USD.  

  • My advice to you is to pay before using the service.

Whether you're a solo traveler or a family in need of a memorable vacation, Coral Island Pattaya is ready to captivate your heart and soul. We hope the above article has helped you better comprehend this lovely island. If you are planning to visit here this year, please contact New Asia Tours to learn more about appealing Thailand tours with inviting special prices.