The newest and popular activity among teenager and blogger is Stand up Paddle Board or SUP board. It's a combination of surfboard and paddle boat which make it unique and enjoyable to everyone. In Chumphon you can paddle from Sairee beach to the near by island of Koh Ma Phrao (Coconut island). This stunning tropical island has beautiful photo spots, especially the local fisherman houses which you should take photo while standing on the SUP board. The professional instructor will teach you how to ride a SUP board and he will show you all location you should not miss in Koh Ma Phrao.
Another new route is Klong Thaphap canal. This 5 km. route, you will experience the local life along the canal. It's an alternative journey in case the sea level is not suit to paddle.
Know before you go.
Best period to play.
February - October: Able to play on both Koh Ma Phrao and Klong Thaphap routes.
November - January: Rough sea, not suitable to play on the sea.