Krabi – The missing island of Thailand

Krabi – the land where every dawn is the explosion of colors, where the beautiful limestone cliffs still remain unspoiled, the sea of ​​green stretching endlessly. All are so beautiful that you can not express by words. So, let’s temporarily escape the hustle and bustle of life with us to explore the slow life here.

Overview of Krabi Island
Overview of Krabi Island
  1. Relax and enjoy the white sand beaches

Away from crowds and busy resorts, Krabi gives you a unique and secluded feeling, and this is an ideal getaway for marine lovers. Railay Beach, Poda Island and Long Beach Beach in Koh Phi Phi attract you with endless long beaches with pristine white sand and crystal clear waters.

These beaches are a favorite place for couples as well as families, perfect for burying themselves in the sand under the sun with backdrop of Andaman Sea behind. Krabi’s pride is the most beautiful sunset in Thailand and the best way to enjoy it is at a bar or restaurant by the sea.

  1. Shopping in Krabi, Ao Nang

Shopping area in Ao Nang.
Shopping area in Ao Nang.

Although shopping in Krabi may not be as diverse as Bangkok or Phuket, it still has its own attractions with shops selling handicrafts, beachwear, jewelry, paintings and other souvenirs. Ao Nang Market has many parody stores under the leading designer labels. Thai handicrafts are the most worthwhile things to buy in Thailand, suitable to take home as a distinct souvenir.

The vibrant night market culture is very prominent in the towns of Krabi and Ao Nang, giving you a great insight into the lives of local people. Two of the most popular night markets are Chao Fah Night Market and Krabi Walking Street Night Market, where you can shop for a variety of products at bargain prices as well as taste authentic Thai food in super cheap price.

  1. Explore your adventure

Explore cave by kayaking is one of the most popular activities in Krabi
Explore cave by kayaking is one of the most popular activities in Krabi

In the breathtaking scenery of the steep cliffs, adventurers can challenge themselves through a myriad of activities such as kayaking, scuba diving and rock climbing. As a resident of many marine lives, Krabi has great diving tours. The best diving spot is in the famous island area of ​​Koh Phi Phi, where you can try scuba diving diving down to 18m to see many beautiful fish and corals that snorkeling can not find.

Krabi is beautiful, isn’t it? You may not know that Thailand’s neighbor – Vietnam also has a beautiful destination. It’s Halong bay. You should give it a try with our Halong bay tour from Hanoi!

Not many visitors know that Krabi is home to Thailand’s most beautiful prehistoric cave art. One of the best ways to see this archaeological treasure is to take a kayak tour. Tham Phi Hua-Toh Cave will surprise you with 238 rude drawings in the cave, depicting people, birds, crocodiles and other creatures.

The towering steep rocky cliffs attract rock climbers from all over the world to come to the challenge. This is also known as rock climbing, very famous in Tonsai Bay in Railay 10 minutes by longtail train from Ao Nang. With more than 700 routes, full range of safety gear for you to try out, climbing is definitely on the list of things to do in Krabi for those who travel alone, group travel and even the whole family with young children.

  1. Enjoy traditional Thai cuisine

A lot of good food that you can try in Krabi
A lot of good food that you can try in Krabi

Whether you are looking for a good dinner, a snack from a mobile vending machine or a snack from the street stall, the food in Krabi will always satisfy your taste and make you want more and more. As a coastal area, you will easily find fresh seafood dishes in Krabi.

Let’s experience Thai food culture first at the local food stall at Ao Nang night market and sample a variety of Thai delicacies such as Pad Thai, Papaya Salad, Fried Noodle and Dessert with Sweet Recipes Thai.

  1. Explore the outstanding natural beauty

Relax with hot springs in Krabi
Relax with hot springs in Krabi

The diverse flora and fauna of Krabi is a delight for nature lovers who come to explore the mangrove forests, caves and isolated lagoons. Have you ever heard of a hot tub in the middle of the woods?

At Krabi’s hot springs, which locals call Klong Thom, you are free to soak in your own hot tub. Observation of wildlife is close and impressive by the diversity of birds, including rare Thai birds, the Gurney’s Gurney. Klong Thom is located near Emerald Lake, about 75km from Ao Nang, you should combine the hot springs and Emerald Lake in one morning, visit both the lake is 290bath by motorbike or buy half day Emerald tour with very price cheap.

  1. Join attractive activities for families with children

It will be unfulfilled if you do not meet elephants
It will be unfulfilled if you do not meet elephants

Are you tired of building a sand castle on the beach? Krabi has a range of activities for families with children. While the children may also be allowed snorkeling, limestone hiking, kayaking, island tours and even scuba diving, Krabi has other very friendly options with children. At the “outdoor aquarium” in Ao Nam Mao, young people can observe many marine creatures such as sharks, turtles and even “Nemo”.

Of course, the trip to Thailand can not be complete without meeting with the symbol of this nation, the elephant. Just a short drive from Krabi, you can reach some farms and elephant sanctuaries, where you can interact with these majestic animals and even bathe them!

With its impeccable beauty, it is no surprise that Krabi was chosen as the backdrop for many famous films such as Kaho Na Pyaar Hai, Hangover 2, Around the World in 80 Days and Star Wars. With 45 minutes from Phuket, the pristine beauty of Krabi is sure to fascinate visitors.

  1. Enjoy the beautiful sunset of Ao Nang from the traditional yacht and swim with the same moon in the night

Krabi sunset cruise
Krabi sunset cruise

What better way to relax on the boat around the most beautiful islands in Ao Nang, sit on the roof of the boat watching the romantic sunset and experience the miraculous feeling surrounded by the shimmering light of phosphorescent . The Krabi Sunset Cruise is suitable for families, couples, and groups of friends who love adventure with jumping rope and rocky limestone or simply snorkeling to view the coral.

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