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Everything You Need to Know About Krabi

Krabi is the perfect holiday destination for those looking for a relaxing area in southern Thailand. The province, located between Phang Nga and Trang, features stunning scenery both inland and at sea. With over 150 islands off its 150km-long coast line (many of them featuring fantastic white-sand beaches and turquoise waters), a jungle-covered interior, towering limestone cliffs, caves, waterfalls and exotic wildlife, Krabi a great selection of natural assets that offer its visitors a wide array of leisure activities for the whole family. Island-hopping, snorkelling, rock climbing, sea kayaking, jungle trekking and scuba diving, are among the most popular occupations that can be enjoyed while on holiday in Krabi.

From its most prominent destinations – Ao Nang, Railay, Phi Phi Islands and Koh Lanta – to its lesser known areas – Ao Luk, Ao Nam Mao, or Ao Thalane, to name just a few - the province of Krabi is less developed and crowded than Phuket, more laid back than Koh Samui, and just 80 minutes by air from Bangkok. With a range of accommodation from budget to deluxe, this idyllic province really is the ultimate destination. Browse your complete travel guide to Krabi, Thailand. Compiled by people who live here, it introduces hotels, tours, beaches, islands, activities, restaurants and all that you need to organise your next vacation in Krabi. Not convinced yet? See our 10 Must See and Do list.

 

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  • First Time in Krabi? Pick the right beach for your hotel...

    First Time in Krabi? Pick the right beach for your hotel...

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  • Top 10 Krabi Hotels & Resorts

    Top 10 Hotels in Krabi

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  • Top 10 Things to Do in Krabi

    Top 10 Things to Do in Krabi

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    Top 10 Krabi Shopping

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    Top 10 Krabi Nightlife

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Top 10 Krabi Hotels & Resorts

Top 10 Hotels in Krabi

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Top 10 Krabi Luxury Hotels

Top 10 Krabi Luxury Hotels

It wasn't long ago that Krabi was pure backpacker and beach bungalow territory and nowadays, even though the natural Read More...

Top 10 Beach Resorts in Krabi

Top 10 Beach Resorts in Krabi

Read up here about Krabi's best beachside hotels to make an informed choice as to where the best feet-in-the-sand Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Aonang

Top 10 Hotels in Ao Nang

Our Top 10 Hotels in Ao Nang is here to help you to pick the perfect place to suit your taste. In a way to narrow your Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Railay

Top 10 Hotels in Railay

Our Top 10 Hotels in Ralay list sorts out the best from the rest, and features the most recommended establishments in Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Nopparat Thara

Top 10 Hotels in Nopparat Thara

Our Top 10 Hotels in Nopparat Thara's list presents an eclectic choice of accommodation style: from budget bungalows to Read More...

Ao Nang Beach (Ao Phra Nang)

Ao Nang Beach

Dominated by impressive cliffs overlooking a huge stretch of white sand. Krabi's most popular beach is also a jumping Read More...

Railay Beach

Railay Beach

The very essence of a tropical paradise; cut off from the rest of the mainland with no roads and no hassle. Railey's Read More...

Klong Muang Beach

Klong Muang Beach

Krabi's latest beach destination, Muang Klong is the preferred location of Krabi's five-star and boutique hotels like,. Read More...

Poda Island, Krabi

Koh Poda

Located just 6 kilometres offshore, (around 25 minutes by boat) from Ao Nang, Koh Poda is a small island no more than a Read More...

Koh Hong

Koh Hong

Get away from it all at Koh Hong, on the Krabi coastline. Spend your day doing nothing but lazing on virgin sands. This
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Koh Tap and Koh Mor

Koh Tap and Koh Mor are two tiny islands that belong to Mu Koh Poda group. Located approximately nine kilometres from Ao Read More...

Top 10 Things to Do in Krabi

Top 10 Things to Do in Krabi

With miles and miles of spectacular coastline, lush, verdant interiors and lots of water sports and rock climbing it's Read More...

Thung Teao Forest Natural Park & Crystal lagoon

Krabi Emerald Pool

Krabi is well-known for areas of outstanding natural beauty and one place that should make your must-see list is the Read More...

Krabi Tiger Cave (Wat Tham Sua )

Krabi Tiger Cave

Wat Tham Sua or Tiger Cave Temple offers a genuine spiritual experience in stunning natural surroundings. Located close Read More...

Top 10 Krabi Tours

Top 10 Krabi Tours

Over the years Krabi is growing in popularity as an unspoilt and nature-filled destination. Tours around the area Read More...

Krabi Tours

Krabi Tours

Krabi has many places to visit and activities to experience: eco-adventure, canoeing, speedboat trips to Phang Nga or Read More...

Krabi Cruises & Water Tours

Krabi cruises and water tours are among the favourite activities in this area for obvious reasons: Krabi Province has Read More...

3 Most Popular Tours in Krabi

4 Islands Day Trip

Rainforest Discovery Tour

Phi Phi Islands Excursion by Speedboat

Top 10 Krabi Restaurants

Top 10 Krabi Restaurants

Krabi is fast becoming recognised, not necessarily as a culinary fine dining location, but as a holiday location with Read More...

Top 10 Thai Restaurants in Krabi

See our selection of Krabi’s best Thai restaurants - they will give you the chance to discover all the subtle flavours Read More...

Top 10 Ao Nang Restaurants

Top 10 Ao Nang Restaurants

Our Top 10 Ao Nang Restaurants list features an eclectic choice in matter of cuisine style (Thai, seafood, Read More...

Ao Nang Walking Street

Ao Nang Walking Street

Opened in 2007, Catalunya Walking Street is a permanent bazaar-like compact shopping complex, in which you will also Read More...

Top 10 Krabi Shopping

Top 10 Krabi Shopping

For those looking for a pair of Jimmy Choo shoes or a genuine Cartier watch, Krabi Province will seem a bit of a Read More...

Krabi Markets

Krabi Markets

If you like Thai cuisine, you should check out some of the many local markets nearby your Krabi accommodation. It’s a Read More...

Top 10 Krabi Nightlife

Top 10 Krabi Nightlife

While no match for Phuket’s Patong or the fleshpots of Bangkok in terms of bacchanalian partying and naughty nightlife, Read More...

Krabi Nightlife

Krabi Nightlife

Krabi, while not being in the same league as Patong or Bangkok, has its own distinctive nightlife.  Read More...

Ao Nang Center Point

Ao Nang Center Point

Center Point on Ao Nang Beach, Krabi is the place to be when you feel like partying or are thirsty for something Read More...

Top 10 Krabi Activities

Top 10 Krabi Activities

Krabi is a rural backwater and that’s exactly how many visitors want it to stay. Idyllic beaches and islands, swathes of Read More...

Diving in Krabi

Diving in Krabi

The amazing limestone cliffs that rise dramatically out of the sea, plunge equally dramatically straight down Read More...

Sea Kayaking in Krabi

Sea Kayaking in Krabi

Krabi provides a perfect environment for gentle kayaking. A coastline composed of small coves, caves and islands, an Read More...

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Getting to Krabi

Getting to Krabi

From Phuket, about three hours depending on transport, car can be quicker. Hire a car, or take a minibus or local bus Read More...

Krabi Weather & Climate

Krabi Weather & Climate

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Krabi Maps

Krabi Maps

Our interactive map displays all available hotels with photos, facilities and guest comments as well as attractions, Read More...

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