The main island is 6 km wide and over 30 km long, located approximately 70 km from Krabi Town. The island has 9 attractive white sandy beaches, splendid scenery; coastlines have more than 70 small islands and plenty with forest, coral reefs and under water life.
The geography of the island is typically mangroves; coral rimmed beaches; and rugged tree covered hills. The landscape is dominated by a series of mountains covered with virgin rainforest. Ko Lanta is a popular tourist destination in Thailand. . It’s known for its coral-fringed beaches, mangroves, limestone outcrops and rainforests.