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When hiking to the falls, be careful not to step on the light-blue plastic water pipes that lie along streambeds and trails; break one and you may cut off water to a portion of the island. The photos seen below were taken in December and January; expect more impressive falls from July to October. Some falls dry up completely from February to May.

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West coast waterfalls

Khlong Phlu Waterfall As Ko Chang’s most popular and accessible waterfall, Khlong Phlu is worth a visit despite the entrance fee and, often, crowds of Speedo-clad revellers. A 600-metre trail skirts a stream before entering a ravine rimmed on three sides by vertical cliffs, with an angelic beam of whitewater flowing down between them. It’s possible to swim in the narrow upper pool when the current isn’t too strong, but most opt for the deeper swimming hole down below, where you can scale the cliffs and jump back into the ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 1,300 words.)

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