Out of only 5 black sand beaches worldwide, one of them is here in Trat, Thailand. This Trat travelguide reveals ‘The Black Sand Beach’ in Lam Ngop which is unusual, yet this unusual appearance makes it a distinct one and not to be forgotten. As part of national preserved forest Lam Mahkam area, the beach is inevitably home to diverse endangered species living in harmony under the shadow of mangrove trees.
It is believed that the black sand is capable of healing diseases, aches and for beauty therapy purpose. The famous black sand leads to Black Sand Spa which is the one and only of its kind in the middle of mangrove forest. Prolific and rich in natural resources, it brought a construction of 1-kilometer-long nature trail built upon the wooden bridge that stretching into the mangrove forest. The odd feature of the Black Sand Beach draws all its guests to come – taking a walk, be amazed and getting the perfect shot as one of the things to do in Trat during your stay.