Koh Lanta is an island connected by bridges and cable ferries to the mainland and its about 25 km long holiday island. The island has several beaches on the west coast and there are various levels of accommodation that suits all tastes.
Generally, more you go South more quiet it gets. In the North of the island is a little town center Saladan with its seafood restaurants and street shopping.
Koh Lanta is also ideally located for scuba diving and snorkeling. There is a great variety of interesting diving sites in the region.