James Bond Island Thailand.

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1. Posted by miketurner (Budding Member 26 posts) 13y Star this if you like it!

Need some help.

Has anybody been to Phang Nga Bay (James Bond Island) in Thailand?

I'll be staying in bangkok for 5 days and want to visit. Any good ideas how to get there etc.

Hope you can help?


2. Posted by loubylou (Respected Member 664 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!


I have been to James Bond island and went on an organised tour from Phuket. I think they do them from Krabi too. I can't remember the price. I did the trip as part of a larger sea canoeing expedition around the hongs in Phang Nga bay.

Any travel agent/trip organiser in Phuket and Krabi will sell trips there


3. Posted by magykal1 (Travel Guru 2026 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Is that 5 days all you have in Thailand?

It'll take you about 24 hours by bus to Krabi or Phuket, and back - if you're intent on travelling by bus it might not be worth it.

If you really want to do it, you could fly to Phuket from Bangkok - Air Asia, Bangkok Air and Thai Airlines all do this, varying levels of price and comfort - I think the round-trip fare with Air Asia is about 1000baht (£15GBP). Once you're in Phuket town it's really easy to arrange 'cause all the hostels and hotels can book you on a trip. It's a popular thing to do, and very mainstream touristy - the trip we did was quite fun though, and included kayaking through some sea caves on a pretty little island. I'm sure you could arrange some more unusual kayak expeditions around the bay if you were feeling energetic.