Mu Ko Chumphon National Park

The Chumphon area is popular with Bangkok residents as it is the Gulf's nearest southern diving destination offering a wide selection of attractions, both natural and man-made, including spectacular beaches, over 40 perme-able-limestone islands, picturesque landscapes featuring waterfalls, caves and holy shrines. The other main islands in the group are; Ko NgamYai (east Cliff Rocks, Ko means island), Ko Ngam Noi , Ko Kalok , Ko Thalu , Ko Lak Ngam , Ko Samet , Ko Mattra, Ko Maphrao , Ko Lak Raet, Ko Lawa, Ko Kula , Ko Rang Ka Chiu , Ko Klaep , and Ko Khram.

Some parts of the park are included several hills eg. Khao Phongphang, Khao Bo Kha and Khao Chom Hiang where the highest peak located at the elevation of 255 m above MSL. Mu Ko Chumphon National Park covers a total area of 317 sq.kms. It also covers 70 km of the coast which includes sandy beach and mud flat. The park is relatively close to Chumphon town located 30 kms east in Hat Sai Ri.

Ko Chorakhae (Chorakhae Island) Located in the northern end of national park in Amphoe Pathio. On this island, you can find the coral.

Ko Ngam Yai (Ngam Yai Island) Be the swallow consession island. Surrounding area of this island, 17 kilometers from headquarters is the area of scuba diving and see the perfect and beautiful coral.

Ko Maltra (Maltra Island) This is the important shallow diving area. Maltra Island is far from the national park office about 6.5 kilometers.

Ko Thong Lang (Thong Lang Island) Thong Lang Island, There is a beautiful white beach here.

Ko Rangka Chio (Rangka Chio Island) The swallow conssion island which appeared the signature of his majesty the king rama 5th, at the time of his visit.

Mangrove Forest Nature Trail This board walk, leading to mangrove forest, includes interpretative information for those wishing to understand more about the mangrove forest they are visiting.

Dive Sites Local diving is concentrated around the outer islands and rocky outcrops in the area north and southeast of Chumphon sea. The nearer offshore islands are greatly effected by freshwater runoff and thus have unhealthy corals and little marine life; they are not really suitable for diving.

National Parks - South Thailand
Mu Ko Chumphon National Park Chumphon
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Khao Phanom Bencha National Park Krabi
Mu Ko Lanta National Park Krabi
Than Bok Khorani National Park Krabi
Hat Khanom - Mu Ko Thale Tai National Park Nakhon Si Thammarat
Khao Luang National Park Nakhon Si Thammarat
Khao Nan National Park Nakhon Si Thammarat
Namtok Si Khit National Park Nakhon Si Thammarat
Namtok Yong National Park Nakhon Si Thammarat
Ao Manao - Khao Tanyong National Park Narathiwat
Budo - Su-ngai Padi National Park Narathiwat
Namtok Sipo National Park Narathiwat
Namtok Sai Khao National Park Pattani
Ao Phang-nga National Park Phang-nga
Khao Lak-Lam Ru National Park Phang-nga
Khao Lampi - Hat Thai Mueang National Park Phang-nga
Mu Ko Ra - Ko Phra Thong National Park Phang-nga
Mu Ko Similan National Park Phang-nga
Mu Ko Surin National Park Phang-nga
Si Phang-nga National Park Phang-nga
Khao Pu - Khao Ya National Park Phatthalung
Sirinat National Park Phuket
Laem Son National Park Ranong
Lam Nam Kraburi National Park Ranong
Mu Ko Phayam National Park Ranong
Namtok Ngao National Park Ranong
Mu Ko Phetra National Park Satun
Tarutao National Park Satun
Thale Ban National Park Satun
Khao Nam Khang National Park Songkhla
San Kala Khiri National Park Songkhla
Kaeng Krung National Park Surat Thani
Khao Sok National Park Surat Thani
Khlong Phanom National Park Surat Thani
Mu Ko Ang Thong National Park Surat Thani
Tai Rom Yen National Park Surat Thani
Than Sadet - Ko Pha-ngan National Park Surat Thani
Hat Chao Mai National Park Trang
Bang Lang National Park Yala
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