Ko Chang (Elephant
Island) is the main island in the Mu Chang Marine National Park.
is with its 492 sq km the second largest island in Thailand after Phuket.
Chang itself has about 70% undisturbed rainforest -
the best preserved in Thailand -with
steep hills and cliffs reaching as high as 743m.
Chang has fine white sand beaches and it is
sparsely populated. There are no towns and
only a few
roads, which makes it a
kind of paradise island.