Angthong, literally means ‘golden bowl’, and occupies almost 250 sq km and includes 50 sq km of limestone islands. Rocks cliffs and rock formations rise dramatically from the sea. Caves, hidden lagoons and white sand beaches are there to be explored and snorkeling among the shallow coral gardens.
There is an abundance of wildlife here including Pacific reef-egret, collared kingfisher, hairy-nosed otters, white-bellied sea eagle, bats, little heron, white rumped shama, wagtails, king fishers, seagulls, common sandpiper, brahminy kite, southern pied hornbill, nest swiftlet, oriental pied hornbill,
monitor lizards, ashy drongo, dolphin, sea otters, leopard cats and macaques sea turtles, tortoises and pythons.
Orion is available for private charter, for those wishing to take out their own group or party in private. If there is something special that you and your group would like to do, please just ask, and the crew can tailor make a tour to any particular place around Koh Phangan, Koh Tao, Koh Samui or Angthong to fit your needs and your pleasures.
The boat comes equipped with toilet, diving board, snorkeling equipment, kayaks, and the option of a food package throughout the day.