Phuket tourists injured as waves swamp Phi Phi tour boat

PHUKET: Six tourists were injured when a tour boat heading to the Phi Phi Islands was struck by large waves as it crossed Phang Nga Bay this morning.

The boat, which departed from Chalong at about 10am, was carrying 40 tourists from Australia, Indonesia and China, an officer at the Tourist Rescue Center at Chalong Pier told the Phuket Gazette.

Read more: The Phuket Gazette

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