The old town of Lanta was the capital of the island half a century ago. But it lost this status after the construction of a new port. Today, as a century ago, people still fish, carve crafts out of wood and receive a few travelers here. Lanta has become popular with tourists from all over the world as a quiet, peaceful, and beautiful place. The number of hotels in the town has increased. You can not only stay here but also find entertainment for your child. However, there are few hotels designed for families with children here. It's all about the local mentality. Thais believe that a child is a small adult. They treat children appropriately.
You will constantly notice that everyone around you is smiling while walking around the Old Town. This often seems deliberate and inappropriate. However, such traditions are in Thailand. It … Open
The town was called the same as the island – Lanta for a long time. The origin of this name is unknown. Presumably, it is associated with a special device for drying fish, which the locals … Open
If you have time, you can visit Lanta Animal Welfare. This is a local shelter for homeless animals, combined with a veterinary clinic. Both dogs and cats lack human attention. So if your child loves animals and knows how to handle them, then he will surely like this place. You can take part in a tea party after communicating with the animals. The hotel is set next to a Butterfly garden and an Orchid Garden. They will definitely be able to interest a young naturalist.
Your active city break in Ko Lanta. Attractions, recreation and entertainment - best places to spend your day and night here
Lanta Islands is a popular holiday destination for fans of beach entertainment and water sports. However, available ways of spending leisure time are not limited to the above-mentioned … Open
It is worth allocating at least half a day for a joint trip to the Water Gypsies. This is the indigenous population of the island. They adhere to the traditions of their ancestors in beliefs and life. They treat travelers well and are willing to show and tell a lot about their lives if they see a genuine interest. The child will certainly be interested in the opportunity to look at the life of his peers from a completely different culture. The beaches of the Old Town are well suited for snorkeling with a child. You can rent fins, mask, and snorkel here. If you want, you can arrange a sightseeing tour around the island for the whole family at the port.