Getting There & Information
There are two police stations (one on Phra Ae beach and the other at Ban Sala Dan). Ko Lanta Hospital (tel. 07569-7017) can help with basic injuries like sunburns, cuts, jellyfish stings, and more. ATMs are all along the island and everywhere along the west coast.
To book a diving lesson or excursion contact the good folks at Scubafish (www.scubafish.com; tel 07566-5095). A one-day intro course is 5,200B and they have a class on underwater photography.
For all things Ko Lanta, check out: www.lantapocketguide.com. It’s a helpful resource for up-to-date travel info and what’s happening around the island.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.