Similan and Surin National Park in Phang Nga Reopens for Tourism

Phang Nga –

The Similan National Park and the Mu Ko Surin National Park in Phang Nga reopened after many months of closure for tourism.

Our previous story:

The Mu-Ko Similan National Park in Kuraburi district in Phang Nga, is to be temporarily closed to tourism.

Now for the update:

Lots of Thai and foreign tourists visited islands in both national parks on the first day after the reopening on Sunday (October 15th).

The Phang Nga Governor Mr. Supot Rodrueng Na Nongkhai, who was a former Phuket Vice Governor, visited a pier in Thap Lamu.

He has ensured safety for tourists. Boat operators ensure safety for their passengers by checking their boats before servicing and making sure their passengers wear life jackets.

The Royal Thai Navy Third Area Command based in Phang Nga are patrolling along beaches for safety too.

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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.