Rayong is a famous province for tourists as it has a lot of exciting activities; with more than 100 kilometre-long unspoilt coastlines. There are beautiful beaches and scenic waterfalls amid natural surroundings. Rayong is rich in sea-life resources and considered a major agricultural and industrial province.
There are three distinct attractions, firstly white sand beach on the mainland and islands. Secondary, it has a variety of fresh seafood. Lastly, regional fruits such as Durians, Rambutans, Mangosteens and Pineapples. The way of lifestyle and local culture are also attracted to other people especially to foreigners as they will find themselves having a wonderful trip here in Rayong.
This wonderful holiday province with its more than 500,000 inhabitants has just begun to be discovered by western tourists. The Thais themselves have enjoyed endless beaches, refreshing waterfalls and beautiful scenery for decades.
The 3,500 square kilometre province has an excellent road network and is strategically located only 180 km from Bangkok and 130 miles from Suvarnabhumi airport. The most famous cities in the province are, from the west, Ban Chang, Rayong and Ban Phe.
Ban Phe is an attractive market town and is only 11 kilometres west from your home at Phuphatara. Ban Phe is a bit of capital for Klaeng and Mae Ramphueng when it comes to shopping, banking and postal matters. Ban Phe has excellent infrastructure which includes a Tesco Lotus supermarket, commercial Banks, ATM machines, international telephone calling cards, renowned market with unrivalled stock of fresh and dry sea food products. It also has many restaurants of international standards, bars, night life.
Ban Phe is the transit for travellers to the paradise islands of Koh Samet, Koh Talu, Koh kood, and Koh Chang. In Ban Phe, you can hire boats, motorbikes and other forms of transportation.