a land of tin mines and beautiful scenery, nestles among soaring
mountains that rise up around the town. Phangnga is located 788
kilometers from Bangkok and covers an area of 4,170 square kilometers,
most of which is mangrove and evergreen forest. This is bordered
to the west by the Andaman Sea and consists of plenty of spectacular
islands. It is administratively divided into 8 districts: Amphoe
Muang, Amphoe Kapong, Amphoe Khura Buri, Amphoe Takuapa, Amphoe
Takua Thung, Amphoe thai Muang, Amphoe Thap Put and Amphoe Ko Yao.