Krabi is the perfect base camp for exploring the islands of the Andaman Sea, and is a laid back choice for people looking to chill out away from the crowds of Phuket or Koh Samui.
Krabi is a tropical paradise not yet succumbed to the mass tourism invasion. On Krabi you will not find the discos and clubs but you will come across a few friendly bars, and restaurants to hang out at.
The movie “The Beach” was filmed on nearby Phi Phi Island where you can scuba dive with tropical marine life. Along with all the other water sports and serious rock climbing to be found around Krabi, a new adrenalin rush can be had from cliff jumping off limestone rocks as high as 19m (60 ft.) into the crystal clear water below.
Make sure to take a longboat ride to Rai Leh beach considered to be one of the best beaches in the world.
Most people visiting Krabi arrive in Thailand via either Bangkok or Phuket.
From Bangkok it is a 12 hour bus ride or you can take a train from Hualamphong Station to either Trang or Nakhon Si Thammarat from where you will still need to take a bus or taxi to Krabi, a 4hr journey. By far the easiest option is to fly the 814 kilometres which takes 80 minutes.
From Phuket to Krabi you can take the bus which takes between 3-4 hours. Or for a slower but more scenic route catch a ferry with a stop at Phi Phi Island (a 5 hour journey).
Located on Thailand’s tropical Andaman coast Krabi is warm year round. December through March is the ideal time to visit when the humidity is not so high. Try to avoid September and October as these are the wettest months with temperatures above 30 ºC (86 °F).
5-6 hour deep water solo climbing trips departing from Tonsai beach, Krabi, climbing limestone formations & cliff jumping into the ocean
3 or 6 hour elephant camp experience available, trekking along a river and through the Thai rainforest
Climb the 1,200 steps up to the spectacular hill-top Tiger Temple & bathe in the the mineral rich waters of a natural hot spring
Full day adventure @ Hong Island, snorkeling in crystal waters, kaying through limestone sea caves & relaxing on white sand beaches
Explore Phang Nga Bay by long-tail boat, with options to try canoeing, snorkeling, visit a cave temple and Khao Tapu.
Breathtaking scenery opens up as we explore mangrove forest fringed canals, limestone cliffs and lagoons by sea kayak.
Snorkeling & sightseeing around Koh Poda, Chicken Island and the Tup islets by traditional Thai long-tail boat.
Try deep water solo; the purest form of rock climbing, scaling limestone cliffs & jumping clear to plunge into the ocean below
Traverse Thailand's Andaman Sea by speedboat, visiting the pristine shores of Bamboo Island to swim and snorkel amongst amazing scenery
Explore Hong Island at your own pace with a private long-tail boat charter, exploring beaches, lagoons and mangrove forest.
Visit three amazing dive sites in a ful day scuba diving tour from Krabi, Thailand, with the chance to see sharks, turtles, octopus and more
Pamper yourself with a Thai massage, spa body scrub, yoga session and soothe in natural hot springs.
3 day rock climbing course & expedition, giving you the chance learn skills & explore climbing routes around Railay Beach, Krabi
Chance to scuba dive with sharks, lionfish and maybe manta rays at two of Thailand's world class dive sites
Full day rock climbing course for beginners, learning top-rope rock climbing techniques and exploring Krabi's limestone caves
Half day adventure winding through Krabi's mangrove forests by boat, exploring caves & visiting a fish farm.
Individually tailored rock climbing course for beginners, exploring limestone formations around Tonsai Beach, Krabi. Covers climbing techniques, rappelling, lead-climbing & more
Explore corals and marine life around dive sites near the Phi Phi islands, in a two dive scuba trip from Krabi
Take on the rapids of Krabi's Song Praek River, in a full day white water rafting adventure.
Manoeuvre your kayak through the mangrove forests, limestone caves and tunnels of Bor Thor
Learn to scuba dive with the experienced instructors @ Stingray Divers, and get your PADI Open Water certification
4hr introduction to hour rock climbing, covering top-rope techniques & trying rock climbing on a limsteone wall @ Tonsai Beach, Krabi
Learn to prepare tasty Thai curries, spicy soups and fragrant salads at gourmet Thai cooking class run by professional chef.
Sightseeing and snorkeling tour visiting the Phi Phi Island's Maya Bay, Viking Cave, Phi Phi Don and more.
Join Real Rocks climbing school on Railay beach, for a half day climbing adventure scaling the limestone cliffs
Learn basic rock climbing techniques and put them to use climbing the limestone cliffs of Railay Beach, Krabi province
Explore limestone cliffs and caves, see ancient cave paintings and navigate the mangrove forests of Phang Nga province by canoe.
1 day introduction to scuba diving, exploring the coral reefs off Krabi, Thailand
2 dive tour suitable for all levels of diver, visiting local dive sites around Ao Nang, Krabi
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