These bays are divided into outer Ao Thung Makham and inner Ao Thung Makham. The bays look like a line of 2 semicircles. Roughly in the middle lies a peninsula where rocks, large and small, are scattered surround in mysterious fashion. This peninsula serves divides the bays.
On the north side lies inner Ao Thung Makham, with a white sand beach that stretches for 1 km bordered by coconut trees.
The distances of the inner and outer Ao Thung Makham from Chumphon city centre are 27 km and 31 km respectively, using the same highways as going to Hat Sai Ri with the directions shown along the way.
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Article Title: Ao Thung Makham : Chumphon, Thailand
Short Description: This beautiful bay provides white sand beaches, blue water and strange rock formations. Divided into inner and outer sections by rock formations, Ao Thung Makham resembles to large semi-circles. On the north side, the inner bay has a kilometer long white sand beach fringed with coconut palms. Long-tail boats can be rented here for visits to the offshore islands. Ao Thung Makham is in Tambon Nai Mueang, about 27 kilometers from Chumphon city along Highways 4119 and 4098, with regular bus service from the town center.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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