Tarutao Island (Ko Tarutao), Thailand
Ko Tarutao is the largest of fifty-one islands that belong to the Tarutao National Marine Park in the Southern Andaman Coast of Southern Thailand. It is an unspoiled island covered in dense jungle with long sand beaches along its western coast.
Things to See & Do
* Small museum / information centre
* Old prison site
* Turtle nesting grounds
* National Marine Park
Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - Baht (THB)
Language - Thai
Population - 353,847 approx (Phuket Province)
Land Area - 286 kmÂ²
Electricity - 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT plus seven hours
International Country Telephone Code - +66
Port Location - Boats visiting Ko Tarutao will leave from the Pak Bara Pier on Phuket.
Travel Links - Boats are available from Pak Bara Pier on Phuket.