The Thailand paradise island of Koh Chang is situated to the south of Pattaya and north west of Cambodia.
The Koh Chang archipelago offers scuba diving underwater adventures for new and experienced divers combined with superb beach holidays.
The biggest island is a short ferry ride from the Thai mainland.
Koh Chang has more than twenty resident scuba schools and dive resorts.
The daily boat trips offer divers the full range of 'Discover' programs, PADI Certification Courses and a selection of Technical Diving opportunities.
The island of Koh Chang is a tropical marine national park consisting of more than 70% rain-forest.
It easily stands out as one of the best preserved tourist holiday destinations in Thailand.
Situated less than fours drive from Pattaya to the north, Koh Chang is Thailand's second largest island after Phuket.
The recent surge in popularity and development has elevated Chang Island to the newest tourist haven on the Gulf of the eastern seaboard.
It is not difficult to understand why Koh Chang is a favorite tourist destination. The island has everything to offer the travelling holidaymaker and adventure seekers.
You will find white sandy beaches with isolated coves, pristine rain forests with an abundance of flora and fauna. The wildlife and marine life is second to none in the area.
High mountain peaks deliver a choice of waterfalls and amazing landscape scenery. There is a rich variety of cuisine and stimulating nightlife to keep its visitors' enchanted throughout the warm tropical evening sunsets.
Accommodation on the island ranges from simple beach huts and bungalows to luxury villas and apartments.
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If you drive, you can hire motorbikes, jeeps, and cars to take you to any of the beaches along the coastal road. In the evening there are plenty of restaurants, live music bars, and nightclubs to spice up your stay in Koh Chang.