Khao Phing Kan, Phuket

James Bond Island

Khao Phing Kan

Khao Phing Kan is an island in Thailand, in Phang Nga Bay north east of Phuket. About 40 metres (130 ft) from the shores of Khao Phing Kan lies a 20-metre (66 ft) tall islet called Ko Tapu. The islands are limestone and are a part of Ao Phang Nga National Park. Since 1974, when it was featured in the James Bond movies The Man with the Golden Gun and Tomorrow Never Dies, Khao Phing Kan has been popularly called James Bond Island.