Moving to the north, from the main city - Tongsala
, you in 10 minutes reach remarkable Haad Chao Phao, the western beach located in the center. Chao Phao was stretched from the north on the south, up to cape Laem Son, approximately on half-kilometer. A wide strip of sand, a lot of greens and trees on coast, presence inexpensive resorts, make this place by one of the most popular on island. Haad Chao Phao, numbering some small idyllic bays and the gulfs located between huge, volcanic rocky formations, are the perfect vacation spot and good for swimming. Here, on small distance from coast, there are extensive coral reefes, worthy what to put on a mask and will go to snork, and internal lake Lam Son, located behind of cape, perfectly approaches for relax and swim. Along coast there are many resorts and bungalows . From Haad Chao Phao it is possible to observe delightful pictures of sunsets, above softly bent gulf similar to a paradise picture. Sand is white and soft, and the sea-bottom is deeper before a reef, thus is present probably to float, not looking at ebb-tide conditions. The reef involving divers by rich coral gardens and a bright sea life, is approximately in 100 meters from coast.
The beach in this place softly bends around a gulf, losing for a while the beauty, but then again, leaving on the north concerning a narrow strip of sand, suggests fine an opportunity to swim for a while and sun bath, well or simply to relax.