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“on stilts” (12 reviews)
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Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a trip including James Bond Island and Koh Panyi. Basically it was a stop over for lunch during our trip to James Bond Island. It is very interesting and quite a big floating village. There was a school for children, many shops selling...More

Thank TuhinaPanja
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All the speedboat trips up to James Bond Island stop here for lunch and I do wish they didn't. Sure it's unique that it's a floating village - but in reality that means a dirty, smelly little place that's got a load of cheap tourist...More

Thank adamchap
Reviewed 20 May 2017

The village was half an hour by speedboat from James Bond Island. Very colorful village but was from inside it was not very clean. Could see the poverty amongst the people staying there. But overall it was a good experience to be there.

Thank KamlaGurbani
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

One of many stop offs during a days excursion out on sea - one that we had really enjoyed! This village is built on stilts and the foundations are very impressive. The muslim community appear to be very close and humbled, and have built their...More

Thank SSajid
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A weird but wonderful little village built on stilts and situated in the sea. It is surrounded by mangroves so it was one of the few areas not affected by the tsunami as they offered it protection. It is a muslim village and has it's...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Went as part of a tour group. The boat journey there was amazing especially on approach when you see the huge rock with a village on stills in its shadow. Had a guided walk through some parts of the village. It was amazing to see...More

Thank UBrummyZ
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Interesting town not only because it's built on stilts, but because it's entirely muslim. I went during low tide, and it was cool watching the mudskipper fish.

Thank matt h
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Panyi Village is a floating Muslim village near the James Bond Island with its famous Floating Football Ground. It is accesible by small boats only. I found it to be more of a tourist trap. The village is not exactly floating as most of it...More

Thank rahulajmera
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Part of the tour when visiting James Bond Island. Fascinating place, a stilted village but quite commercialised with the locals selling souvenirs. A meal was also provided which was quite spicy. The local people are very friendly and helpful, they do not seem to mind...More

Thank Len R
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped at Panyee Island on the way from James Bond Island for lunch. Interesting little place with about 3000 inhabitants. The shopping area is on stilts with the locals displaying their wares to tourists. Worth a visit.

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