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 Tung Wai Laen Beach

Thailand

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English (Translate this text in English): Off the beaten track this is a beautiful unspoiled area on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometers south of Bangkok.


Chumphon is on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometres south of Bangkok. Rumour has it that Chumphon airport will be opening again soon.In the meantime you can get to Chumphon in the following ways:

1) You can fly to Surat Thani (35 minutes) and then take a taxi or minivan to Chumphon. It's a 2 hour drive from Surat Thani to Chumphon. Minivans go every hour from town.

2) If you are in Bangkok you can take the train or bus, travelling time is approximately 7 and a half hours. Thailand has a good bus system, from anywhere in Thailand you can reach Chumphon quite easily.

If you are in Bangkok you can take a bus to Chumpon from the south bus station, buses leave at 9.00a.m, 11.30a.m, 14.00 p.m and 21.30 p.m . The company's name is CHOKE ANAN tel: 077-511480 and 077-511757.

You can also take buses from Kao San road with the following companies : Lomprayah, Sea Tran and Songserm.

3) There are fast boats going from Koh Samui via Koh Phang Ngan and Koh Tao to Chumphon, this way you can also check out some of these islands.

4) You can fly from Bangkok to Ranong, there are daily flights, flight time is approximately 25 minutes, by road it takes 2 hours from Ranong to Chumphon.

Once you are in Chumphon just tell the tuk tuk or taxi driver to go to Tung Wa Laen beach.

Off the beaten track this is a beautiful unspoiled area on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometers south of Bangkok.


Chumphon is on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometres south of Bangkok. Rumour has it that Chumphon airport will be opening again soon.In the meantime you can get to Chumphon in the following ways:

1) You can fly to Surat Thani (35 minutes) and then take a taxi or minivan to Chumphon. It's a 2 hour drive from Surat Thani to Chumphon. Minivans go every hour from town.

2) If you are in Bangkok you can take the train or bus, travelling time is approximately 7 and a half hours. Thailand has a good bus system, from anywhere in Thailand you can reach Chumphon quite easily.

If you are in Bangkok you can take a bus to Chumpon from the south bus station, buses leave at 9.00a.m, 11.30a.m, 14.00 p.m and 21.30 p.m . The company's name is CHOKE ANAN tel: 077-511480 and 077-511757.

You can also take buses from Kao San road with the following companies : Lomprayah, Sea Tran and Songserm.

3) There are fast boats going from Koh Samui via Koh Phang Ngan and Koh Tao to Chumphon, this way you can also check out some of these islands.

4) You can fly from Bangkok to Ranong, there are daily flights, flight time is approximately 25 minutes, by road it takes 2 hours from Ranong to Chumphon.

Once you are in Chumphon just tell the tuk tuk or taxi driver to go to Tung Wa Laen beach.

English (Translate this text in English): Off the beaten track this is a beautiful unspoiled area on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometers south of Bangkok.


Chumphon is on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometres south of Bangkok. Rumour has it that Chumphon airport will be opening again soon.In the meantime you can get to Chumphon in the following ways:

1) You can fly to Surat Thani (35 minutes) and then take a taxi or minivan to Chumphon. It's a 2 hour drive from Surat Thani to Chumphon. Minivans go every hour from town.

2) If you are in Bangkok you can take the train or bus, travelling time is approximately 7 and a half hours. Thailand has a good bus system, from anywhere in Thailand you can reach Chumphon quite easily.

If you are in Bangkok you can take a bus to Chumpon from the south bus station, buses leave at 9.00a.m, 11.30a.m, 14.00 p.m and 21.30 p.m . The company's name is CHOKE ANAN tel: 077-511480 and 077-511757.

You can also take buses from Kao San road with the following companies : Lomprayah, Sea Tran and Songserm.

3) There are fast boats going from Koh Samui via Koh Phang Ngan and Koh Tao to Chumphon, this way you can also check out some of these islands.

4) You can fly from Bangkok to Ranong, there are daily flights, flight time is approximately 25 minutes, by road it takes 2 hours from Ranong to Chumphon.

Once you are in Chumphon just tell the tuk tuk or taxi driver to go to Tung Wa Laen beach.

English (Translate this text in English): Off the beaten track this is a beautiful unspoiled area on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometers south of Bangkok.


Chumphon is on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometres south of Bangkok. Rumour has it that Chumphon airport will be opening again soon.In the meantime you can get to Chumphon in the following ways:

1) You can fly to Surat Thani (35 minutes) and then take a taxi or minivan to Chumphon. It's a 2 hour drive from Surat Thani to Chumphon. Minivans go every hour from town.

2) If you are in Bangkok you can take the train or bus, travelling time is approximately 7 and a half hours. Thailand has a good bus system, from anywhere in Thailand you can reach Chumphon quite easily.

If you are in Bangkok you can take a bus to Chumpon from the south bus station, buses leave at 9.00a.m, 11.30a.m, 14.00 p.m and 21.30 p.m . The company's name is CHOKE ANAN tel: 077-511480 and 077-511757.

You can also take buses from Kao San road with the following companies : Lomprayah, Sea Tran and Songserm.

3) There are fast boats going from Koh Samui via Koh Phang Ngan and Koh Tao to Chumphon, this way you can also check out some of these islands.

4) You can fly from Bangkok to Ranong, there are daily flights, flight time is approximately 25 minutes, by road it takes 2 hours from Ranong to Chumphon.

Once you are in Chumphon just tell the tuk tuk or taxi driver to go to Tung Wa Laen beach.

English (Translate this text in English): Off the beaten track this is a beautiful unspoiled area on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometers south of Bangkok.


Chumphon is on the east coast of Thailand about 450 kilometres south of Bangkok. Rumour has it that Chumphon airport will be opening again soon.In the meantime you can get to Chumphon in the following ways:

1) You can fly to Surat Thani (35 minutes) and then take a taxi or minivan to Chumphon. It's a 2 hour drive from Surat Thani to Chumphon. Minivans go every hour from town.

2) If you are in Bangkok you can take the train or bus, travelling time is approximately 7 and a half hours. Thailand has a good bus system, from anywhere in Thailand you can reach Chumphon quite easily.

If you are in Bangkok you can take a bus to Chumpon from the south bus station, buses leave at 9.00a.m, 11.30a.m, 14.00 p.m and 21.30 p.m . The company's name is CHOKE ANAN tel: 077-511480 and 077-511757.

You can also take buses from Kao San road with the following companies : Lomprayah, Sea Tran and Songserm.

3) There are fast boats going from Koh Samui via Koh Phang Ngan and Koh Tao to Chumphon, this way you can also check out some of these islands.

4) You can fly from Bangkok to Ranong, there are daily flights, flight time is approximately 25 minutes, by road it takes 2 hours from Ranong to Chumphon.

Once you are in Chumphon just tell the tuk tuk or taxi driver to go to Tung Wa Laen beach.

Distance to a city Surf trip

Access time Instant access (< 5min)

Easy to find? Easy to find

Public access? Public access

Special access No access issues

 Kite Spot Characteristics

Alternative name Chumphon

Spot quality Great

Experience Established

Type Beach

Kite/wind? Good for KiteSurf, Good for WindSurf

Style Freeride, Bump & Jump

Day timing Morning, Afternoon 

Dangers  

Week crowd Empty

Week-end crowd Few surfers

Environment

Water quality Clean

Current Don't know

Bottom Sandy

Tide No tide dependency

Amenities

Hotel, Gear-Shop, Repair-Shop, Rental, School

Local wind

Type Don't know

Force Medium (16 - 25 knots)

Main dir. 

Best dir. 

Best dir. relative Cross-Shore

Period From November to January

More infos 

English (Translate this text in English): CHUMPHON

% OF DAYS OVER 12 KNOTS
January 65
June 65
July 75
August 75
November 85
December 85

The rainy months : May, September and October.

Occasional short showers : June, July and August.


WARNING

In November and December the weather is very pleasantly cool and sunny around the Chumpon area, further down south (about 200 kilometers south of Chumpon) that is from Surat Thani downwards there is usually a lot of rain at this time of the year.

CHUMPHON

% OF DAYS OVER 12 KNOTS
January 65
June 65
July 75
August 75
November 85
December 85

The rainy months : May, September and October.

Occasional short showers : June, July and August.


WARNING

In November and December the weather is very pleasantly cool and sunny around the Chumpon area, further down south (about 200 kilometers south of Chumpon) that is from Surat Thani downwards there is usually a lot of rain at this time of the year.

English (Translate this text in English): CHUMPHON

% OF DAYS OVER 12 KNOTS
January 65
June 65
July 75
August 75
November 85
December 85

The rainy months : May, September and October.

Occasional short showers : June, July and August.


WARNING

In November and December the weather is very pleasantly cool and sunny around the Chumpon area, further down south (about 200 kilometers south of Chumpon) that is from Surat Thani downwards there is usually a lot of rain at this time of the year.

English (Translate this text in English): CHUMPHON

% OF DAYS OVER 12 KNOTS
January 65
June 65
July 75
August 75
November 85
December 85

The rainy months : May, September and October.

Occasional short showers : June, July and August.


WARNING

In November and December the weather is very pleasantly cool and sunny around the Chumpon area, further down south (about 200 kilometers south of Chumpon) that is from Surat Thani downwards there is usually a lot of rain at this time of the year.

English (Translate this text in English): CHUMPHON

% OF DAYS OVER 12 KNOTS
January 65
June 65
July 75
August 75
November 85
December 85

The rainy months : May, September and October.

Occasional short showers : June, July and August.


WARNING

In November and December the weather is very pleasantly cool and sunny around the Chumpon area, further down south (about 200 kilometers south of Chumpon) that is from Surat Thani downwards there is usually a lot of rain at this time of the year.

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