The eastern coast of Koh Yao Yai has areas covered in mangrove forests. Mangroves serve as the nurseries of the oceans, where juvenile tropical fish start their lives under the protection of mangrove roots.
Mangrove kayaking on Koh Yao Yai, Thailand
A great way to get close to Thailand’s exotic wildlife is to join a Mangrove Forest Kayaking Tour, such as the one offered by Koh Yao Village Beach Resort. Their two-hour tours include transfers, fruit, drinking water, and an English-speaking guide.