The Pimalai – Green Initiatives

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Pimalai resort and spa
Pimalai resort and spa

 

The Pimalai, Koh Lanta is nestled in a lush tropical forest, it is the Andaman luxury destination combining all the right ingredients – subtle five star comforts, natural beauty, environmental friendliness and lots of space.

Over the past 10 years the Resort’s owners and management team have been very involved in protecting the environment they have settled in and have also very much contributed to undertake various constructive actions aiming at minimizing the negative impacts that uncontrollable tourism explosion may have had on the vulnerable Mother Nature.

The Pimalai Resort
The Pimalai Resort

Within the Resort, more than 90% of the flora and fauna are uniquely indigenous to the Deep Southern Rain Forest and remain intact as a result of constant care and maintenance by our permanent personnel who are qualified in agriculture and forestry.A retention of a substantial green area within and adjacent to the Pimalai resort premises has helped to protect the ground surface fertility and natural nutrient balance.At the resort nursery, the gardeners undertake the task of shredded leaves and small branches enabling the production of the resort’s homemade fertilizer.

Pimalai Spa
Pimalai Spa

The fauna is very diverse: various flies species, bugs, cicadas, fireflies, numerous type of frogs, bats, ants, spiders, chinchoks lizards, tu-kaaaes lizards, flying dragon lizards, meter long monitor lizards, squirrels, variety of birds including eagles, tropical snakes, macaque monkeys, Dusky Langur monkeys… all living in perfect harmony with humans.