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Koh Lanta, Thailand: Traveling for 20 Dollars a Day – Ep 8

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We travel Koh Lanta, Thailand, a quiet island south of Phuket in the Andaman Sea. Here, we enjoy beach living to the max! 20 Dollars got us a Koh Lanta hostel, a motorbike rental, a full day’s worth of Thai food and Thai street food, a bunch of bananas, a visit to a waterfall and cave, gasoline, and water – all for 20 bucks (700 baht)!

Total cost to travel Koh Lanta, Thailand for a full day:

Hostel – 250 baht
Motorbike (daily rate) – 150 baht
Jok gai (breakfast) – 60 baht
Bananas – 15 baht
Parking – 20 baht
Waterfall and cave – FREE
Infinity pool swimming – FREE
Krapow gai kai dow (lunch) – 90 baht
Gasoline – 40 baht
Shrimp curry – 60 baht
Water – 15 baht

TOTAL: 700 BAHT for the FULL DAY!

Special thanks to Paulee’s House hostel for showing us a really fun time. Super friendly staff and welcoming environment at this cozy little hostel, and off season price is only 250 baht!

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The outstandingly friendly staff at Paulee’s House

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Friends we’ve made along the way

Paulee’s House address: 305/3 moo 3, Sala Dan, Ko Lanta District, Krabi 81150

Paulee’s House phone: 096 698 2827

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  1. Great vid, we love Koh Lanta looks like “Paradise”, especially the $20 budget. I wonder what can be achieved for $50 per day. Keep those videos comming.

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