Tub Island (Unseen Thailand)Attractions
The captivating landscape of the province creates countless natural attractions,
on and above the ground, on the beach and underwater. While the major attractions
lie along the coastline such as amazing beaches, surrounding islands, there are
many more places to discover. Verdant National Parks such as Khao Phanom Bencha and
Than Bokkhorani, homes to beautiful flora and fauna. Fascinating caves with
dangling stalagmites and s talactites, stunning cliffs above the sea, 40-million
year fossil beach and spectacular waterfalls or emerald pool hidden in dense forests
await to be explored and many more.
Most Visited Places
Krabi BeachBeaches & Islands
Krabi, a coastal province, abounds with countless natural attractions that never fail
to impress tourists. Krabi Beaches and the offshore Islands are magnificent, the golden
sandy beaches and towering limestone cliffs provide the perfect backdrop for a relaxing
holiday vacation. The most famous beaches are Railay Bay, Ao Nang and Noppharat Thara Beach.
Of the 154 islands in the province, Phi Phi Island is the most famous. Other notable islands
include Koh Lanta, a larger island to the south. Other islands such as Poda Island, Thab
Island, Chicken Head Island, etc.
Popular Beaches in Krabi
Islands around Krabi
Fresh SeafoodRestaurants & Dining
Krabi is second to none when talking about gastronomy. Local side street restaurants mostly
provide authentic taste of Thai
food. Just a few steps from the sea, seafood is undeniably fresh. Some may also serve southern
food if you may want to try. If you crave for western food, you will be spoilt for choice in Krabi.
There is a choice of French, Italian, Swiss, Mediterranean, British pub grub, German, Swedish and
many more. Its stunning landscape is definitely boost gustatory pleasure. Whether you prefer
dining in the restaurant on the beach, on a cliff overlooking the ocean, in a boutique resort
or side street, Krabi has all for your selection.
Krabi Sea Canoeing and KayakingSports & Activities
Abound with natural attractions both on land and water. The province is known for
its prolific coral reefs and abundant aquatic animals. Exploring the life and beauty
under the deep blue sea with scuba diving or just snorkeling should not be missed.
Getting in action like rock climbing is available at the stunning limestone rock cliffs,
riding a mountain bike in the National Park, visiting waterfalls or the emerald pool
by kayak. Fishing and sailing can be one of the fun things to do here. There is also
an array of activities for lazing around on lazy days such as taking Thai cooking class,
rejuvenating in a spa and getting massage or strolling on the beach.
Recommended Sport & Activities
Outlet Village KrabiShopping
Shopping in Krabi for many is an exciting and pleasurable experience. Major souvenirs of
Krabi are turtle-dove cages, toei panan mats made of pandanus leaves, shrimp paste, dried fish,
dried shrimp and other processed seafood. These can be bought in shops and markets in Krabi town,
especially on Uttarakit Road. Most of the goods sold to tourists in Krabi are just the same as
what is found in Bangkok, such as: Thai silk scarves, carved wooden objects, silver jewellery,
sarongs, leather goods etc.
Shopping in Krabi
Ao Nang Beach Shopping :
Ao Nang main beach road has beach front shops among the wide variety of restaurants.
Many of them sell mostly the same kind of stuff. Beach wear, surf shorts, t-shirts,
Krabi Night Market / Walking Street :
Krabi Province, Krabi Municipality, Office of Commercial Affairs
Krabi and Krabi Chamber of Commerce organizes
a fair where local products, local food, cultual entertainment, activities for
chindren and other varieties come to offer...
Nightlife in Krabi is not the overpowering neon-lit madness of Patong or Pattaya and is all
the better for it. Ao Nang is the epicenter of Krabi's party universe and features international
restaurants, lots of bars and some live music venues. Next-door Railay has a great beach nightlife
scene with lots of Reggae, fire-dancing, lounging around and a little dancing by the sea while
Koh Lanta's west coast is where it's at from November to May. Lanta positively wins trophies for
laid-blackness. If you're looking for a quiet drink with perhaps a little acoustic live music
in the background head for Krabi Town with its many guesthouses and backpackers' bars.
Recommended Nightlife in Krabi
The Irish Rover Krabi (Ao Nang Beach) :
The Irish Rover is perhaps the nicest indoor drinking hole in Ao Nang, the Irish Rover also serves
great food and proper ABF breakfasts. The ambience is quite civilized and anything but raucous. ..
Hippies Bar (Phi Phi Island):
Fires show, pool tables, buckets of beer, the list goes on… This beachfront bar is
usually packed with partygoers and patrons who just wish to chill out with a drink
or two and watch the free live entertainment...