|Ko Lanta (also Koh Lanta) is an island district off Thailand west coast. Like many other destinations in Krabi Province it is known for its diving and long white beaches. The island becomess popular with tourists seeking a holiday away from the parties: more walking on the beach and watching the sunset than drinking and dancing. It is also popular with families with young children, and of course, with divers.
The two largest islands are Koh Lanta Noi and Koh Lanta Yai. Although Ko Lanta Noi is inhabited, Ko Lanta Yai is the primary tourist destination.