of Rang Yai Island
Seventy years ago
the little Jewel of an island less than 15 minutes by
boat from Phuket island covered with coconut, and pine
trees and a white sandy beach was without a name. Over
time it become a favorite fishing destination of the
local fisherman because of the plentiful “Pla Lang”
or “Lang Fish”. The locals then started referring to
the island as “ Rang Island “. The name it embraces
The size of Rang Yai
Island is 275 Rai, In 1990 Richy Island Phuket Co.,Ltd
became the official proprietor of the island, and operated
it as an eco-tourism business. Later it became know
as an excellent place to culture Pearls. Today it is
registered as a Pearls Farm under the name “Phuket Pearl
” It produces top quality pearls for export around
Rang Yai Island located
just minutes (5 KM) from Boat Lagoon Marina is a must place
to visit for daily excursion
or intimate camping experiences
for beginners to advance campers. We also offer bamboo bungalows
for your best experience in the island.
The facilities include
sea canoeing, mini golf, mountain biking, volleyball,
hiking, darts, and many other leisure type activities.
An added attraction
is a live demonstration of how pearls are cultured,
harvested and turned into beautiful pieces of Jewelry.
Before you leave the Island a visit to the Pearl showroom
is a must to culminate your trip to Rang Yai Island
and take with you the memories of this exotic Island.