The 21st Bay Regatta
The Regatta is organised by Regattas Asia under the auspices of the Phuket Yacht Club in conjunction with the Yacht Racing Association of Thailand, Sports Authority of Thailand, the Province of Phuket, the Province of Phang Nga and Province of Krabi.
New routes and exciting new venues have been announced for the 21st Bay Regatta (31st Jan – 4th February).
This years racing will start from Chandara Resort and Spa located at Ao Po, Phuket. The fleet will race on the traditional route through PhangNga Bay to the East of Koh Yao Noi. From the finish line, the fleet will then head south and anchor in the sheltered channel between Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai. With a first night presentation party at Koh Yao Chukit Dachanan Resort on Pasai Beach.
Day 2 will take the yachts racing through the Koh Hong Group, passing the Royal Palace and finishing close to Ralaee Beach for the popular “free night” in Krabi.
Day 3 will take the yachts racing around the Ko Dam Group of Islands, finishing off Ao Nang. With competitors heading ashore for a presentation dinner at the new five-star The ShellSea, Krabi,located near the famous Fossil Shell Beach, one of only three known such geological formations in the world.
Day 4 takes the yachts back across to Phuket, via Koh Yao Yai for a final nights presentation dinner at Kqn Eang II in Ao Chalong.
For details of accommodation offers from our venue partners, please check out www.bayregatta.com,
Registration, Skippers Briefing and Opening Buffet – Chandara Resort and Spa, Ao Po, Phuket.
Day 1 – Race from Ao Po to Koh Yao Noi. Presentation at Koh Yao Chukit Dachanan Resort, Pasai Beach, Koh Yao Noi
Day 2 – Race from Koh Yao to Krabi Area . Free Night in Krabi
Day 3 – Race around Krabi Islands – Presentation at The ShellSea, Krabi
Day 4 – Race from Krabi to Ao Chalong Bay, Phuket. – Closing Dinner Kan Eang II, Ao Chalong.