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Plain and simple, Ko Ngai is a small, beautiful upmarket resort island. The only locals you'll see here are those working in the tourism industry, so Ko Ngai lacks the charm found on islands with local villages like Ko Muk and Ko Bulon Lae. As impersonal as Ko Ngai may be, however, the island boasts one of Trang's best beaches -- a long sliver of white sand with stunning views of distant limestone karsts, Ko Muk and the mainland. So if a comfortable (and expensive) resort holiday in an idyllic tropical island setting is what you have in mind, then Ko Ngai is for you.

Ko Ngai is home to 11 resorts, all but one of which are perched along the main beach running the length of the island's east coast, with a single high-season-only spot occupying isolated Paradise Beach to the south. With comfort-minded resorts, Ko Ngai is a good option for families, as well as couples ... Read our complete Ko Ngai travel guide

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