Photo: One of Chumphon's pretty beaches.

Things to see and do

Mainland beaches
Begin around 14km from Chumphon town

You don’t have to go all the way out to Ko Tao to find good beaches. The Chumphon coast boasts several long and underrated stretches of sand drawing only a trickle of Thais and very few foreign travellers. They make good day trips from Chumphon town, but are also worth considering for a quiet, affordable and family-friendly holiday. ... Read more about Mainland beaches .

Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Chumphon? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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