Phangnga Travel Guide

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Tourist Information Center
Area of Responsibility: Krabi, Phang Nga
Language Support: English
Contact: Uttarakit Rd., Mueang, Krabi 81000; Tel. 075 622 163
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri from 08.30 am. – 04.30 pm.
Services & Facilities: Support tourism for Thai and Foreign visitors by providing brochures on tourism and creating and producing tourism media.
Travel and Safety Tips
A trip to Phang-nga varies and may be a little bit far but every moment here is guarantted with happiness and memories.
Before leaving
Tips to make your trip to Phang-nga this holiday fun and worth a long wait apart from sun block, sunglasses and pretty swimsuit include :

Research for Attractions Information: Knowing about the outstanding features of the places is not only fun but also help us see the nature at its peak beauty, for example, the best time to visit Phang-nga’s beaches and islands is end of November to end of April when the sky is clear, the sea is crystal green with calm wind, safe for boating.

Reserve Hotels and Boat Tickets: This is important during long holiday or festive events to ensure your place to sleep with no worries to get stuck on the island due to no boats.

Follow the rules, Respect the nature: Tourists love the privacy of Phang-nga. To enjob the waterfalls, jungle trekking, mountain admiring, boating in the nation park are, no matter where you go, follow the rules for safety with nature value recognition.

Learn about poisonous animals in the sea and first aids: Phang-nga is well know for both shallow-water and deep-water corals, but the underwater beauty also has danger such as poisonous plants and animals to learn about with immediate protection to avoid and take care.
Useful Phone Number
Travel Agency
Web Sawadee Plc.
Bangkok Office 02-674-5555 Koh Samui Office 077-429-999
 
Emergency & Information
Ambulance Service 1669 Phang Nga Governor Office 076 411 370
Directory Enquiries 1113 Phang Nga Provincial Administrative Organization 076 412 071
Emergency 191 Sports Authority of Thailand (Phang-nga Branch) 076 413 428
Fire 199 Vehicle Theft Police 1192
 
Immigration Checkpoint
Phang Nga Immigration 076 460 512    
 
Tourist Office & Tourist
TAT Call Center 1672 Tourist Information Office 075 622 163
 
Police Stations
Kapong Police Station 076 499 104 Takua Thung Police Station 076 496 531
Koh Yao Police Station 076 597 123 Takuapa Police Station 076 421 113
Kokkloy Police Station 076 581 490 Thai Muang Police Station 076 572 068
Kuraburi Police Station 076 491 277 Thubput Police Station 076 442 036
Mueang Phang Nga Police Station 076 411 817    
 
Healthy
Hospitals
Bangsai Hospital 076 422 166 Takua Thung Hospital 076 581 396
Kapong Chaiphat Hospital 076 499 111 Takuapa Hospital 076 421 770
Khuraburi Hospital 076 491 761 Thai Mueang Public Health Department 076 571 492
Koh Yao Hospital 076 597 109 Thubput Hospital 076 599 019
Phang-nga General Hospital 076 411 616    
 
Dental Care
Khao Lak Dental Home Clinic 076 485 895 Tae Chin Hui Dental Clinic 076 421 185
 
Post Offices
Phang Nga Post Office 076 412 171 to 2 Khuraburi Post Office 076 491 100
Takuapa Post Office 076 421 395 Koh Yao Post Office 076 597 108
Talad Yai Post Office 076 421 653 Kapong Post Office 076 499 126
Thai Mueang Post Office 076 571 1489 Thubput Post Office 076 442 037
Takua Thung Post Office 076 496 444 Bang Mouang Post Office 076 593 254
Khok Loi Post Office 076 581 407 Lam Kaen Post Office 076 443 081
 
Transportation
Bus Services Timetable    
Phang Nga Bus Terminal 076 412 300    
 
Airport Information      
Phuket International Airport (HKT) 076 327 230 to 37    
       
Airlines Timetables    
Air Asia 02 515 9999 Orient Thai Airlines (One-Two-Go) 1126, 02 229 4260
Bangkok Airways 02 265 5555 Thai Airways 1566, 02 280 0060
Nok Air 1318, 02 627 2000    
Plane: Dometic flights on Bangkok-Phuket route are available daily to Phuket Airport
and it convenient to take a van or passenger bus to Phang-nga for another 87 kilometers.
 
Banks & Currency Exchange Services
Branch Location
Bangkok Bank
- Khok Kloi 076 581 112 - Thai Muang 076 571 230
- Phang-Nga 076 430 500 - Yan Yao Takua Pa 076 431 286 to 7
 
Bank of Ayudhya
- Khao Lak Pang nga 076 485 427 - Thap Put Branch 076 599 112
- Phang Nga Branch 076 411 989    
       
Kasikorn Bank
- Phangnga Branch 076 411 273 - Thai Muang Branch 076 432 176 to 7
- Talat Yan Yao Branch 076 421 006    
 
Siam Commercial Bank
- Khok Kloi (Phang Nga) 076 434 743 to 4 - Talat Yan Yao 076 421 009
- Khao Lak (Phang Nga) Sub 076 423 673 to 4 - Phang Nga Sub Branch 076 414 352
 
Currency Exchange Booths
Siam Commercial Bank
- Khao Lak 076 443 366