One of the most beautiful islands in Trang, Ko Kradan is
located about 40 minutes by boat from the mainland. With an
area of 600 rai (240 acres), most of the island belongs to
Hat Chao Mai National Park. The rest are privately owned rubber
and coconut plantations.
The island offers good restaurants and accommodations for
tourists. The most striking feature of Ko Kradan is its powdery,
white beach and crystal clear water that permits a great view
of the coral reef underneath. The reef stretches from the
beachs northern end to the coast. A variety of colorful fish
inhabit the shallow water corals making the site perfect for
snorkeling. Ko Kradan is to the west of Ko Muk and Ko Libong.
From Pak Meng Pier, visitors can take a 1.5-hour boat trip
to Ko Kradan.
This is a long beach that extends from a sharks fin shaped
mountain to the north. Located at Mu 6 in Tambon Ko Libong,
the beach is dotted with lovely sea pines and is therefore
very suitable for camping. Private accommodations are also