Take a pic on the beach.
Koh Chang Marine National Park in a Nutshell
Name variation Mu Ko Chang
English translation Elephant Island, Archipelago
Number of islands/isles 52
Total land area 650 sq. km.
Koh Chang land dimension Length: 30 km. Width: 14 km.
Distance from Bangkok 310-330 km.
Distance from Trat 8 km.
Location Southeastern region of Thailand, near the border to Cambodia in the Gulf of Thailand
Coordinates Latitude 12 ํ 6'13” N Longitude 102 ํ 21'7” E
Topography Mostly mountainous with rounded slopes; waterfalls are products of this mix of mountains and streams
Highest peak 744 m (Khao Jom Peasat, Salak Phet)
Climate Hot and humid
• The district was given national park status on the 31st of December 1982.