Learn more about the Attractions in Ban Phe
Find out what is in the nearby surrounding
Suan Son beach (1 KM)
1 Km outside of Ban Phe center (direction east) starts this first beach. A pine forest up to the sea gives this beach a unique atmosphere. The first section is without shops or restaurants and you can easily find a calm place. After approximately 1.5 KM of quietness, various sea food restaurants, bars and resorts can be found directly at the beach.
In the center of this 3 Km long beach is a 7/11 and right next is a local fish market situated where the local fishers sell their fresh catch (early morning is best time to visit).
On week days this area is quit calm and on weekends or public holidays it is a zone of entertainment mainly for residents from Bangkok and surrounding.
Rayong Aquarium (2 Km)
The “ Eastern Marine Fisheries Research and Development Centre” is situated 2 Km outside the city center of Ban Phe and has a publicly accessible aquarium with many marine animals from the Gulf of Bangkok.
A visit is really worthwhile especially for children.
Between Ban Phe and Hat Mae rampung beach (2 Km)
After the Rayong Aquarium starts this beautiful coast with rocks and various small beaches in between. This is already the first part of the “Khao Laem Ya – Mu Ko Samet” Nationalpark (on the mainland) and visitors need to pay the entrance fee (is valid for the island also). The entrance is in direction Hat Maerampung beach.
Hat Maerampung beach (5 Km)
5 Km outside of Ban Phe city (direction west) starts this beach and it is one of the most beautiful beaches of the mainland from the region of Rayong.
Various Resorts and Hotels are located close to the beach. Some very high condominiums show that this beach is developing.
On week days this beach is quite calm. On weekends or public holidays it is a zone of entertainment mainly for residents from Bangkok and surrounding.
Cable rides and rainforest tour (12 Km)
Canopy adventures in the rainforest of Kao Yai Da. Booking can be done trough every travel agency or trough the main office in Pattaya. Tel: 038 41 48 85, 087 894 58 01.
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Agrotourism: Suphattra Land (40 Km)
A Fruit paradise with over 20 varieties of local fruits. Enjoy fresh food from self picket samples.
70 Moo 10, Tambon Nong La Lok, Amper Bankai, Rayong 21129. Tel: 038 89 20 48, 089 936 59 33, 083 111 09 84. More information (in Thai only) under…