Koh Yang , Koh Lipe | Thailand
Koh Yang is an island in the Butang Archipelago, which is part of the Tarutao National Marine Park, located in the Andaman Sea in southwest Thailand. Almost all scuba diving done in the marine park is with one of the many dive centers on Koh Lipe.
Being one of the larger islands in the archipelago, Koh Yang has several dive sites. The most popular is Koh Yang East, which is a coral lover’s paradise! Here you can see an incredible variety of both hard and soft corals in nearly every color of the rainbow. This site is also great for critter hunting – many species of nudibranchs, shrimps and crabs are spotted on every dive. Morays, pufferfish, boxfish, butterflyfish, angelfish, lionfish, scorpionfish are also found in abundance here.