Ben & Kim | Pimalai Resort Kan Tiang Beach Ko Lanta
Pimalai Resort Kan Tiang Beach Ko Lanta
Ben & Kim’s super relaxed wedding at Pimalai Resort on Kan Tiang Beach in Ko Lanta, Thailand
In this serene haven, the couple chose to celebrate their union with an intimate gathering of their nearest and dearest. Embracing the tranquil ambiance of the resort, they opted for a wedding that exuded pure relaxation and togetherness. Eschewing traditional customs and formalities, they forwent bridal preparations, parties, and conventional rituals like cake cutting, bouquet tossing, or a first dance. Instead, their focus remained on creating cherished moments, as they simply immersed themselves in the company of their loved ones amidst this paradisiacal setting.
Unburdened by the expectations of elaborate ceremonies, the couple found solace in the simplicity of their celebration. They reveled in the pleasure of quality time, cherishing each interaction and savoring the connections with their family and friends. Against the backdrop of the resort’s natural beauty, they basked in the joy of shared experiences and heartfelt conversations
Why Not Bar
Following their heartfelt wedding ceremony, the couple and their loved ones continued the celebration by heading to Why Not Bar, an exciting venue that added an extra touch of vibrancy to the evening as the group gathered to witness an exhilarating fireshow.
The performers skillfully manipulated flames, captivating the audience with their dazzling displays of fire dancing and intricate routines. The crackling of the flames harmonized with the joyful laughter and cheerful conversations shared among family and friends.
The lively ambiance of Why Not Bar provided the perfect backdrop for heartfelt conversations and cherished moments, as everyone came together to toast to the newlyweds and celebrate their union.
Pimalai Resort & Spa
Nestled amidst a verdant tropical forest, Pimalai Resort and Spa Thailand offers an idyllic island sanctuary. Embracing an expansive coastline adorned with soft sandy beaches, this tranquil retreat boasts a delightful array of amenities.
At Pimalai Resort and Spa, the essence of peace, serenity, and solitude prevails throughout. Some of the villas are nestled on the hillside, offering a personal touch with their private infinity pools. As twilight descends, find yourself captivated on your veranda, witnessing the vibrant hues of the setting sun fade into the horizon, casting its warm orange glow upon the dark blue sea and sky.
Complementing its commitment to environmental sustainability, Pimalai Resort takes pride in its eco-conscious initiatives. Embracing a responsible approach, the resort provides refillable ceramic bottles and sugar cane straws, minimizing plastic waste. The use of electric golf carts further showcases their dedication to eco-friendly transportation.
Moreover, Pimalai Resort actively participates in preserving the natural beauty and biodiversity of its surroundings. Guests are invited to join nature and wildlife walks, immersing themselves in the resort’s lush grounds and organic gardens. These walks offer an opportunity to connect with nature and appreciate the local flora and fauna.
In collaboration with the Thai Fishery Department, Pimalai has organized the annual clownfish release at Koh Haa for an impressive 12 years. Koh Haa, a neighboring archipelago, aspires to attain recognition as a fish sanctuary. This meaningful endeavor contributes to the conservation of marine life and fosters the sustainable development of the region. Pimalai Resort also supports local schools through the “Say No to Plastic” bags initiative. The proceeds from these bags aid in funding activities that promote a plastic-free environment within the community. By actively engaging in these environmental initiatives, Pimalai Resort exemplifies its dedication to protecting nature and preserving the precious ecosystems that surround it.
Nestled in close proximity to the enchanting Andaman Sea, Pimalai Resort seamlessly incorporates the essence of nature and the rich culture of Koh Lanta. The interior spaces of this resort are thoughtfully adorned with intricate island motifs, such as captivating lampshades reminiscent of the melodious singing competitions held by the Red-Whiskered Bulbul birds. Moreover, the Rak Talay Restaurant features an alluring display of a traditional long-tail boat, immersing guests in the authentic flavors of Koh Lanta cuisine.
In addition to its remarkable ambiance, Pimalai Resort offers a plethora of immersive activities. Guests can partake in engaging Thai cooking classes to learn the secrets of local culinary artistry, or indulge in invigorating Muay Thai sessions for an authentic Thai combat experience. For those seeking a creative outlet, the resort collaborates with local artists to provide inspiring Batik painting sessions, allowing guests to express their artistic talents while embracing the unique cultural heritage of the region.
While ensconced in its idyllic tropical surroundings, Pimalai Resort wholeheartedly embraces the spirit of community through various island-centered initiatives. Aiming to preserve the pristine beauty of its surroundings, the resort actively organizes beach clean-ups, inviting guests to participate in the preservation of the coastal environment. Moreover, Pimalai Resort offers eco mangrove forest tours led by knowledgeable local guides, providing a unique opportunity to explore the enchanting mangrove ecosystem from the comfort of gondola boats.
To further support the local community, the resort recommends visits to artisan stalls and shops in the charming Old Town. These ventures not only provide guests with a delightful shopping experience but also contribute to the sustenance of local craftsmanship and entrepreneurship. Notably, Pimalai Resort proudly promotes Aunty Bee’s Eco Handicraft, a remarkable local boutique renowned for its exquisite bags crafted from recycled materials. By endorsing such initiatives, the resort actively supports sustainable practices and encourages guests to engage in responsible tourism.
In line with its commitment to ecological stewardship, Pimalai Resort prioritizes responsible sourcing. The resort takes great care in selecting local seafood suppliers who uphold a deep respect for the marine ecosystem. By partnering with these conscientious providers, Pimalai Resort ensures that the seafood served to its guests is sustainably sourced, contributing to the preservation of the delicate marine life that graces the Andaman Sea.
Koh Lanta Wedding Photographer
I have a deep passion for capturing the essence of weddings in Koh Lanta through my photography. This serene and picturesque island holds a special place in my heart. Here is a selection of captivating images from more Pimalai weddings and the stunning surroundings of this breathtaking jungle island.
Celebrating 10 years as a destination wedding photographer I wanted to share my 10 most extraordinary destination weddings. Not neccessarily the best or my favourites, but weddings that were just a little bit different.