Krabi is a province that is located in the southern part of Thailand. Krabi is about 185 km from Phuket and is another popular tourist spot in Thailand. If you want to visit Krabi, then you are recommended to visit it on November up to March.
So, what are things to do in Krabi, Thailand? Here are some things that you can do during your holiday in Krabi.
Enjoy Your Holiday at Ao Nang Beach
Ao Nang Beach is a popular tourist spot in Krabi. The Ao Nang Beach is 12 km from Krabi Town. The beach is popular for tourists and it has great sand for sunbathing and relaxation.
There are loads of hotels, restaurants and bars. Ao Nang is also an entrance and exit for trips to other islands around Krabi Province.
Visit the Beautiful Koh Phi Phi Island
Another nice thing to do in Krabi is to visit Koh Phi Phi Islands. Koh Phi Phi is a collective name for small islands in Krabi Province which is only 45 minutes away by speedboat from Krabi and it is known as the jewel of the Andaman Sea.
You can enjoy the beauty of the island with its wonderful beach. You may also rent a speedboat to explore the surrounding area.
Explore the Krabi Town by Motorcycle
Renting a motorbike in Krabi is cheap enough and it is also one of the most fun ways to explore Krabi especially if you can ride a motorcycle.
Thus, you can go around the town of Krabi by motorcycle to see the life of local people closer and explore the suburbs where you can enjoy the beautiful karst cliffs stretching up to rubber plantations and oil palm grown in this province.
Explore Railay Beach
This beach is only accessible only by long boat due to the large cliffs on each side. Railay beach has stunning clear blue water with white sand and breath taking views.
To get to Railey beach there is longboat services depart from from Krabi Town and Ao Nang.
From Krabi Town boat service runs with boats leaving the riverside Chao Fah Pier at 9, 10 and 11am and returning at 11am, 2 and 5pm. These times can change.
Tickets from Ao Nang are got from ticket booths at either end of Ao Nang Beach and Nopparat Thara Beach. Boats leave as soon as they are full with around 8 people.
Join Kayaking and Canoeing at Ao Thalene Krabi
Some exciting outdoor activities to do in Krabi are of course kayaking and canoeing at Ao Thalene Krabi.
From this spot, you can enjoy the beautiful ranks of karst cliffs looming and enjoy the thrill of kayaking or canoeing in the river to see the shade of mangrove trees that grow on both sides of the river.
Checkout Huay Toh Waterfall
You may visit Khao Phanom Bencha National Park area if you want to see the best scenery of the shady forest and Huay Toh waterfall as the largest waterfall in Krabi province.
This waterfall has five levels of water flow with a large pond below it. There are so many visitors who swim in the waterfall pond and play at the highest peak of the waterfall.
If you bring a change of clothes, then you can join them and get wet at Huay To waterfall to enjoy your vacation in Krabi.
Hunt Some Foods at Night Market
Your holiday will not be perfect if do not hunt some culinary to taste a variety of typical foods and beverages originating from Krabi. You can find a variety of delicious food and snacks that can be found in the night markets in Krabi town centre.
There are also Moslem Market Krabi and some restaurants along the Ao Nang and Noppharat Thara beaches.
Where to Stay in Krabi Thailand
Krabi has a good variety of guest houses, hostels and hotels. Here are a few places to check out and give you an idea of what is available in Krabi if you are planning to visit Krabi Thailand.
Remember to check the reviews and book a place that suits you interests while traveling.
Alisa Hotel Aonang
Rating 8.7, Prices start from $36 for Double room
Alisa Hotel Aonang is located in Ao Nang Beach and features a terrace and free WiFi. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom. At Alisa Hotel Aonang every room has air conditioning and a flat-screen TV.
Anyavee Ao Nang Bay Resort
Rating 7.7, Prices start from $35 for Double room
Anyavee Ao Nang Bay Resort is on the hillside overlooking the Nopparat Thara Beach and National Park of Krabi.Rooms are spacious and include a TV, refrigerator and digital safe. All rooms also have large balconies with views of the pool and bay.
Finally, there is so must to do in Krabi with loads of resorts, restaurants, activities and bars to keep you busy. Krabi is the place to go if you want to avoid traffic and a quiet place to unwind.
And that’s it for now! I’d love to know if this epic guide on things to do in Krabi Thailand has helped you. Let me know if you have any questions and let me know if you go.