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Khlong Prao

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Khlong Prao, or “Coconut Canal”, takes its name from the estuaries that flow into the sea at all three ends of this sweeping seven-kilometre bay. Rimmed by powder-sand beaches for much of this distance, the spread-out area attracts those who prefer the quiet life while keeping conveniences close by.

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The name refers to the whole bay, the central river that flows into the bay, and a village hosting a temple, police station and plentiful shops on the main road. Unlike in Haad Sai Khao, Kai Bae and Lonely Beach, where pretty much everything is within walking distance, Khlong Prao has various clusters of civilisation separated by rivers and long empty spaces. If you’re not keen on sticking close to your resort, staying here without a vehicle can be frustrating despite the location spanning the centre of Ko Chang’s ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 500 words.)

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