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Ko Lipe

Ko Lipe, Satun, Thailand

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About Ko Lipe

Koh Lipe is a small L-shaped island located in southern Thailand’s Satun Province near the Thailand/Malaysia border. It belongs to the Adang-Rawi Archipelago, situated on the outskirts of the Tarutao National Marine Park. Originally only inhabited by Sea Gypsies, the Chao Ley who gave the island its name – Koh Lipe means Paper Island in Chao Ley, Koh Lipe has been through rapid development to face the increasing tourism demand.


Attractions near Ko Lipe

Langkawi Sky Bridge41.06km from Ko Lipe

Langkawi Sky Bridge is a 125-metre  curved pedestrian cable-stayed bridge in Malaysia, completed in 2005. The bridge deck is located 660 metres  above sea level at the peak of Gunung Mat Cincang on Pulau Langkawi, the main island of the Langkawi archipelago in Kedah.

Tarutao National Park42.26km from Ko Lipe

Established as a marine national park in 1974, Tarutao National Marine Park is covering 1490 km² area at the southernmost Thailand off the coast at Satun Province in the Andaman Sea. The park consists of 51 islands within two groups; Tarutao Group to he east and Adang-Rawi Group to the west. There are three archipelagos in the park; Tarutao Archipelago, Klang Archipelago and Adang Archipelago.

Seven Wells Waterfall42.45km from Ko Lipe

Known locally as Telaga Tujuh, Seven Wells Waterfall is so named because seven natural pools have been formed at different levels by water streams that flow down the second highest mountain of Langkawi - Mount Mat Cincang. This is the most picturesque and undoubtedly the best waterfall in the island.

Langkawi Cable Car42.58km from Ko Lipe

It provides an aerial link from the Oriental Village at Teluk Burau to the peak of Gunung Machinchang, which is also the location of the Langkawi Sky Bridge. The total length is 2.2 km (1.4 mi), with a journey time from the base to the top of around 15 minutes.

Cenang Beach51.48km from Ko Lipe

Sandy swimming beach along a strip of restaurants, duty-free and souvenir shops.

Kilim Geoforest Park61.98km from Ko Lipe

The Kilim Karst Geoforest Park consists of three river estuaries that stretch from Kisap village approximately 10&km to Tanjung Rhu, and they are all interconnected. They are rich in wildlife with hairy nosed sea otters, brown winged kingfishers, monitor lizards, and swimming macaque monkeys being common sights. There is also a bat cave within the Geoforest Park.

Where is Ko Lipe

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The province is on the Malay Peninsula, on the shore of the Andaman Sea. It possesses almost 100 islands with beautiful beaches.