Tags : Koh Lan


Koh Lan and Phuket working to maintain visitor confidence

CHONBURI (NNT) – Koh Lan of Chonburi province has remained open to tourists but is observing strict health measures, assessing each arrival for symptoms of COVID-19. Authorities and volunteers on Koh Lan are screening all people arriving on the island, after Deputy Mayor of Pattaya Manoch Nongyai stated that no cases of COVID-19 have been […]Read More


Koh Lan island off Pattaya under full lockdown

On the popular Larn Island off Pattaya, the local community resolved unanimously to lockdown the island until January 20th. Sorasak Thongbongpetch, secretary of the island’s community, said the decision has the consent of residents and business operators on the island, even though they are aware that the measure will have economic impacts on them. Full […]Read More


Tourists Rescued From Sinking Speedboat Near Ko Lan

PATTAYA — Authorities in Pattaya said they would temporarily ban small boats and speedboats from carrying passengers between Ko Lan and Pattaya after one sank Thursday evening. Twenty-three Indian tourists including children were rescued to safety after their speed boat sprang a leak on their way back from Ko Sak, a small island near the […]Read More


Two injured in Koh Larn roof collapse

CHON BURI — A Chinese tourist and a local vendor were slightly injured after part of a roof at a beach-front restaurant collapsed on Koh Larn island off the Pattaya coast on Wednesday afternoon. A section of tiled roof at the one-storey Fu Long restaurant on Tawaen beach, the most popular among the six beaches, […]Read More


400 tourists trapped on Koh Larn by rough sea are

Four double-deck ferry boats were this afternoon dispatched to Koh Larn off Pattaya to pick up about 400 tourists trapped on the popular island. Packed with strong wind, depression Vamco whipped up waves about two metres high making it impossible for speed boats and small ferry boats to bring the tourists who were trapped on […]Read More