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The Little Amazon

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Proper mangrove swamp

When you arrive there’s plenty of parking if needed and a small restaurant etc. There’s also a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weybridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Relaxing trip and tranquil place.

We arranged this trip together with other trips within the area. We hired a taxi with driver for 8... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Peach K
Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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“banyan trees”(5 reviews)
“canoe ride”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Takua Pa, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you arrive there’s plenty of parking if needed and a small restaurant etc. There’s also a shop across the road where you can buy cold drinks etc. The canoes are small inflatables and accommodate two of you plus the “driver”. The little river winds...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2018

We arranged this trip together with other trips within the area. We hired a taxi with driver for 8 hours, for that day, and planned with the driver where we would like to go and visit, also added some suggestion trips from our driver, too....More

Thank Peach K
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The first time we went it was incredible and we saw so many snakes, monkeys and birds. The next time we weren’t so lucky, but it’s still a nice paddle into the jungle.

Thank laotimbo
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this canoe ride as part of a trip organised by Vista Tours. So peaceful with incredible sounds of birds. We saw a couple of snakes, some birds but the banyan trees were magnificent. Our guide was friendly and stopped when we wanted to...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

Pick up from the hotel was prompt - there were 10 in our group and we were the last to be picked up. Non was a great guide, excellent English, funny and informative. We stopped at a cashew factor and watched the ladies there open...More

Thank Kate D
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Don't make a special trip just for this. There's not that much to see and it's a bit samey after 15 minutes. Pleasant enough boat ride some snakes and a few birds and lizards. Ok if it's just part of your day out but don't...More

Thank SKBritt
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The boat trip down the mangroves was ok but not much wildlife to be seen only 2 snakes that had been there for a while, it’s not bad to spend an hour but not worth to drive there on purpose, we were just passing so...More

Thank Julian L
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

It was a peaceful and relaxing canoe ride. We saw 2 types of snake and a few lizards. One was very big. Our man who took us down the river was really good and helpful. I am not too good on my feet but had...More

Thank Gradadxfew
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice site but with increasing pollution. In 2 years will be out of interest. STOP MOTOR BOATS NOW IN THE LAGOON

Thank luca d
Reviewed December 26, 2017

For change of pace from the hotel pool, the beach, diving and the bars of Khao Lak and thereabouts, an hour and a half or so being paddled in a kayak through the mangrove forest of Takua Pa’s “Little Amazon” is definitely to be recommended...More

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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
You can just call them the day before.