Krabi is very famous province in Thailand and it is a prefect holiday destination for relaxing. It is situated in southern Thailand. It features stunning scenery both at sea and inland. Krabi has more than 150 islands and many of them featuring fantastic white sand beaches and greenish blue water. Also it has many caves, limestone cliffs, waterfall, hot springs and wildlife. It is a destination for family, couple, bag-packers and who love to do island-hopping, snorkeling, rock climbing, kayaking, trekking, Scuba diving and many more water sports activities. Beaches (islands) like Ao Nang, Phi Phi Island, Railay and Koh Lanta are most visited and small islands – Ao Luk, Ao Thalane and Ao Nam Mao etc. Krabi is not developed but still very crowded like Phuket.
HOW TO REACH KRABI: It is has 80 minutes flight from Bangkok. And after reaching krabi, other islands can are connected by road or boat or ferry.
Below are few Stunning beaches, which are very famous for its beauty, sea life, white-sand and turquoise water.
AO NANG ISLAND: KRABI
Ao Nang is very popular resort town in Krabi Province. It is a great place for party lovers, as it’s nightlife is hectic. Also, you will find Thai and international dining and a good place for shopping. Few hotels are very close to the beach and they give beautiful scene of sea. It is attracting more and more tourist year after year. It is good for Family and budget holiday, people who like lively beach and party all night.
HOW TO REACH AO NANG FROM KRABI: After landing in Krabi, you can hire a taxi or inform your hotel if you have planned to stay in Ao Nang, It is only 15 KM from Krabi.
RAILAY ISLAND: KRABI
Railay is an ‘out of the world’ kind of holiday destinations. It is not connected by road, hence only reachable by boat. Railay is peninsula separated from the mainland by high limestone cliffs. So making of road is impossible. It has many beautiful resorts and good for couple. There is no motorised transportation so everyone walk from one place to another. There are many cafe’s, mini restaurants on beach sides and stores of shopping. It also has nightlife entertainment venues with hippie touch, making this place really cool.
HOW TO REACH RAILAY FROM KRABI: It is part of mainland but separated by limestone cliff. So boat is the only option. And it is very well connected from all the other island like Phi Phi, Ao nang and fron Krabi too.
KLONG MUANG ISLAND: KRABI
It is located 15km of Ao Nang. It is less developed, therefore retains a very strong local and rural feel. Having said that, few people visit this place and hence it is not considered as crowded island. You can visit Small Fisherman village during your stay at Klong Muang Island. It has handful of resorts and many of them boasting a five-star rating. It do provide all the features such as, affordable dining, drinking with restaurants and bars on the beach.
HOW TO REACH KLONG MUANG FROM KRABI: It is only 30 minutes drive from Krabi. The stay is for wealthy travellers so one can visit for whole day and come back to Krabi.
PHI PHI ISLAND: KRABI
Phi Phi is situated between Phuket and Krabi Provinces. It is a small archipelago of seven island near to Phuket and Krabi. You can reach Phi Phi Island from both phuket and Krabi in two hours by Ferry and one hour by Speed Boat. It’s beauty is beyond words, limestone cliffs towards sea, beautiful white sand beaches and coves, beautiful green color and clear water and lush vegetation. Also amazing underwater reefs, Phi Phi is a captivating place. Its main village in Tonsay Bay which has lot of options of dinning, shopping, nightlife entertainment and all kind of budget accommodation options. Best for party and night party lovers. Also who wants to practice scuba diving
HOW TO REACH PHI PHI: It is situated between Phuket and Krabi. And Ferry and speed boats are available from both island. Ferry take 2 hours and speed takes 1 hours.
Krabi Town is the capital city. It has been a stop-over for backpacking travellers and also it is good option if you want to explore all near by islands, which are easy to access from Krabi. As, it is not developed, but you will find lot of small guesthouses and hotels in downtown area and on river bank.