Thailand Longboat

Charming, tranquil and unlike any other beach in Thailand, the soft white sand on Ko Bulon Leh's east coast nudges up to a wee pink schoolhouse.

The teachers rent out six simple bungalows overlooking the school's seaside football pitch, though most families opt for one of the solid midrange resorts at either end of this casuarina-shaded beach. Powered by solar panels, tiny Ko Bulon Leh is a success story in ecotourism and the Urak Lawoi “sea people” welcome respectful tourists during the dry months.

Family-friendly beaches

Relaxed beaches with laid-back vibes

Thailand has hundreds of beaches ideal for families. Some are well developed with comfortable resorts and facilities, while others offer simple peace and quiet. The beaches below all have gentle drop-offs in shallow water, they are quiet, without noisy nightlife, and they have a broad range of resorts to choose from, focused on the needs and preferences of families and younger children...read more

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