Ao Bang Thao Travel Guide
It is a huge sweeping bay which is backed by a few upscale resorts and a line of shade trees. There are one or two bars and restaurants in the Bang Thao area but the real draw for visitors is the peace and quiet. The village area of Bang Thao is made up of a combination of Muslim, Buddhist, and Chinese residents.
Ao Bang Thao is the big attraction, stretching for eight kilometers and featuring Thai food stalls and laid-back guest houses. Major resorts here include the massive Laguna complex, the Banyan Tree, and the Sheraton. You will also find some boutique shopping in this area.
Things to Do
Ao Bang Thao Attractions
- Bang Thao Beach
The main attraction at ao bang thao, with its wide, sweeping sands and remote, laid-back feel.
- The Laguna complex
Featuring several hotels in one complex with swimming pools, spa facilities, and shopping galore.