The Best Islands of Krabi, Thailand
Krabi has a lot of islands which make it one of the most beautiful and famous places in the world. People love to visit these islands and spend their quality time to enjoy island life with their friends and family members. Newly-wed couples around the globe come here for honey-moon trips and make promises for a happy life on these magnetic places.
Krabi islands are perfect for every traveler!
No matter you want to go with your friends and family or you are a newlywed couple and want to spend your honeymoon here, all you have to do is to plan your Krabi tour according to this article so that you can get the best out of your trip to Krabi.
Very special places for Nature lovers!
People who love nature and understand the language of nature, they know the exact value of these stunning places and messages of nature.
Here we are discussing the islands tour of Krabi, as I mentioned there is a number of Islands which are equally famous all around the world but in this article, I am going to discuss some of these islands tours in order to guide you for your best possible experience of the Krabi islands.
Let see together some of the valuable Krabi island tours, and allow me to guide you with what will suit you most. Here we go:
7 Islands Tour
If you are in Krabi and want to do adventures and make your trip remarkable then you have to decide to go to the best 7 Krabi Islands tour!
What is this and why it is famous? This is a common question of all those people who never have heard about 7 islands tour Krabi.
We are here to solve your confusion!
Discover seven islands, Krabi
In Krabi tour, this 7 Islands trip has great importance and is loved by the people equally. People whoever went there told that this trip is one the famous and unique trips of the Krabi and they did not control their selves to love this trip, its magnetic views, foods, and many other activities.
In this tour, you will get the opportunity of visiting the most beautiful, attractive and astonishing seven islands of Krabi, in one day.
One day really? Yes, one day!
You can discover all the seven most famous island of Krabi on one trip. There are different timings of starting this trip and you can join these trips according to your suitable time (but the best time is always afternoon time to see the sunset!). This is a very famous and worth a trip for you because you can enjoy the views of all seven islands of Krabi.
You can enjoy this trip on the long-tail boat, very gentle staff, sightseeing of wonderful locations, delicious and tasty buffet on beautiful locations, or you can also go on a large boat which has plenty of space and seats for more comfort.
These tours are plenty of great moments for memorable pictures!
You can shoot your pictures, personal videos, and selfies on different locations and magnetic views of Thailand.
More on point info on the 7 islands tour:
- A unique experience
You can get this trip daily before 2 pm because every day this trip departs at about 2 pm. This will be a very unique experience for you and your friends, 7 islands in one trip.
- What are 7 Islands?
This long-tail boat will take you to 7 Islands, Daeng Island, Chicken Island, Tang Ming Island, Tup Island, Sii Island, Phra Nang beach and fluorescent plankton. Your trip will start from 2 pm and will end after 8 pm.
- Your journey will start from 12.45 PM – 1.30pm. You will reach on your first destination by 2:30, where you can sunbathe, snorkel and can relax in the elegant waters. This will take your time and you can go to free walks and can explore as you wish.
- 2:30pm-3:00 pm will be time for swimming, meals, relax and sightseeing. You can watch the surrounding beauty of limestone cliffs. There are rooms for you with a full view of blue water.
- If we talk about Pranang beach, it is one of the best place in South Thailand and I do not have any words to explain its beauty. You can explore different caves, swim in the crystal waters and do not miss to explore the temples of the area.
- Another island is Daeng Island where you can enjoy its beauty.
- After this, you will reach Tup Island and this one is the most favorite place of the people on this trip. It is the smallest beach on the tour but you will enjoy this beach more than any other.
- Next stop will Tang Ming Island, it is the place of rest and relaxation. You will see fish and coral in the water.
- The next one will the chicken Island, yes it is named as chicken because sometimes before an unusual rock formation took place which had great resembled the head of a chicken.
After these, the other islands come in the sequence and you have to enjoy all of these beauties and make your trip worth.
Other Islands of Krabi, Thailand
As I mentioned that there are a lot of islands in Thailand but Krabi’s Islands are famous and they gained a lot of popularity as beautiful sets for unique pictures. People love to visit them, make memories and enjoy their journey. If you have to decide to go to Thailand then make it sure you will go to Krabi and try to visit all its islands. In this article, I would like to tell you about the most favorite and famous four islands of the city Krabi.
- Koh Phi
- Koh Lanta
- Koh Muk
- Koh Poda
Let me tell you that what you can do in these visiting places of Krabi regarding your tour:
- Koh Phi Phi
If you have to decide what you will spend your vacation in Krabi then you must have to go Koh Phi Phi Island. Every person who has an idea about this island wants to go there because of its charm.
Koh Phi Phi is a very popular and beautiful island of Krabi, Thailand. It has a hotspot beach which looks like a paradise of the world and equally loved by all!
It is a perfect place to live an island life and experience of marine life without any hesitation and with full of charm. If you are a water lover then you can dive, swim and whatever you want you can do there. For enjoying the panoramic views you can hike up to Ao Lo Dalam and enjoy the natural beauty of the island. A speedboat ride will make your trip complete.
Things to do in Koh Phi Phi
There are many things to do in Koh Phi Phi like boating, swimming, hiking, riding and much more. What are you want to do, it is up to you and your budget. Here are some suggestions for you which you can follow for your Koh Phi Phi trip:
- Phi Phi Le National Park
Phi Phi Le got fame through the filming of “The Beach”, after that film people start exploring the island. Phi Phi Le National Park is famous among the people, equally. The unparalleled beauty of this place offers you turquoise water, charming natural sceneries, craggy cliffs, and a very magnetic and peaceful atmosphere.
- Snorkeling In Hat Yao
Hat Yao is the perfect place for snorkeling for visitors. Especially, those people who go there only for one day, snorkeling in Hat Yao should be their first activity. No doubt this is an exciting destination for a day trip. You will find crystal clear water and warmest temperature there. You can enjoy by seeing a wide range of colorful and unusual marine creatures. You will find clownfish and black-tipped sharks there.
With these, there are many other activities to do in Koh Phi Phi Island.
- Koh Lanta
Koh Lanta is another exciting and wonderful place for a trip. It is located on Thailand Andaman coast. It is well-known and is loved by people very much due to its limestone outcrops, rainforests, mangroves, and coral-fringed beaches. You surely will enjoy your this visit to Koh Lanta, Krabi.
The actual tourist season runs from October to April in Koh Lanta and most visitors go there from December to March. The people who love rainfall like to visit this place in Green Season, that is from May to October.
Things to do in Koh Lanta
There are different activities to do at Koh Lanta, let me share some of these activities with you:
- Koh Lanta beaches and main areas
It has many beaches where you can enjoy the full fun of beaches and spend your quality time. The famous beach of the island is Klong Dao beach, it is the most popular beach from all 7 beaches of the west coast. Another main area of this island is Bann Saladan village, located northwest end. You will get to visit shopping malls, banks, dive shops, rental car or bike services and much more.
- Koh Lanta boat tours
Another exciting thing to do in Koh Lanta is the boat tour. In this tour, a person can see the four islands in one day. In this trip, you can discover all the beauty of Koh Lanta and visit famous “4 Islands” on a traditional long-tail boat. You can join this tour from November to April.
- Diving and Snorkeling
You can experience the best scuba diving at Koh Lanta because it offers you the spectacular diving of Thailand. This is the best place for snorkeling and enjoying romance with water.
You can get the yoga practice and cooking classes as well in Koh Lanta. By standing on long beach you surely will enjoy the phenomenal view of the sunset.
These are some activities what you can do during your trip of Koh Lanta.
- Koh Muk, Krabi
The island Koh Muk is really a true dream destination. There is very less tourism yet on this island because people are not as much familiar from this place. It’s very noiseless and calm, has attractive beaches and it is perfect for island hopping to the surrounding islands such as Koh Kradan or Koh Ngai.
It is located at the western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. People mostly visit Phi Phi Island and Koh Lanta but it will be famous soon due to its magnetic views and appealing beaches.
Things to do in Koh Muk, Krabi
Beaches and islands are quietly the same in watching but specific activities which are related to these parts of the mud make them special. Like other islands it also has some specialties:
Koh Muk’s most famous and attractive beach is Sivalai and it got this name from the resident Sivalai Beach Resort. It really looks amazing and outstanding.
Haad Farang or Charlie Beach
The next beautiful beach of Koh Muk is “Haad Farang”, and known as Charlie Beach because it is located near to Charlie Beach Resort. You can enjoy swimming in the middle of the beach.
Emerald Cave – Morakot Cave
There is another exciting thing to do is visiting the dark caves of Koh Muk. Emerald Cave which is also known as Morakot Cave. You can reach the entrance to the cave with a boat. It is dark from the middle and you will feel scared for a few minutes but after two or three minutes you will find dome lights at the end of the cave.
There are many other exciting points to visit and adventuring in Koh Muk, Krabi. It is up to your time, if you have a lot of vacation remain then you should have to go for all places with less crowd visiting this place is more worth.
- Koh Poda, Krabi
Koh Poda is another island of Krabi which consists the part of a tiny archipelago in Krabi province. It is famous for its long tail boats, white sand beach, clear waters and fabulous views off offshore limestone formations.
When there is a sunset then all area looks like a golden shawl over the whole beach. You will not be able to control yourself to fell in love with this phenomenal view. You will see tropical fish on the beach for a few seconds.
Things to do in Koh Poda:
- 4 Islands tour
You can tour 4 Islands in long-tail boat or speedboat, in just one day. You can get private Sea Eagle for this purpose. This tour will provide you with full of magnetic views of the whole island and you will feel fresh while boating.
- Sunset Dinner Cruise
You can enjoy the view of the sunset from the best possible vantage point, as the deck of a boat. There you can get dinner in the sunset view. You can see the limestone cliff, beaches, and more epic views. Once the sun comes below the horizon, you can enjoy the dinner.
Quick answers that can be very useful if you are planning to go!
Is Krabi worth visiting?
I have been in Krabi every chance I had, it is always a very friendly and charming place, surrounded all by a natural setting that makes you feel like you are in a National geographic docu. Ao Nang or Railay are lovely locations well worth visiting. There are also in Krabi two night markets, so many cafés, restaurants, even if you have a family it’s worth going for many days because you will have so many things to do and places to discover, every day. I recommend you to enjoy a lot the food and especially the beautiful walkway situated on the Krabi River.
Where should I stay in Krabi?
All the preferable places in Krabi:
- Ao Nang: Main tourist place with the most activities
- Nopparat Thara: close to Ao Nang’s and more quiet
- Railay Beach: It’s like living in a Nature portrait and makes you feel you are on an island
- Ton Sai Bay: mostly a backpackers area or the perfect place to hangout for climbers
- Klong Muang & Tupkaek: probably the quietest areas in Krabi
- Krabi Town – authentic Thai city with many markets
These are some astounding and charming places of Krabi, Thailand. I tried my best to guide you about the best places of Krabi for your next Krabi island tour. Now it is up to you and your budget that what will be your first choice or will you visit all the places in one trip of your coming vacations.
Also, if you have any more suggestions or you have any questions then you can ask in the comments section below. Moreover, you can also tell us about your experience if you already have visited Krabi Island.