Understand



Krabi now know for it's beaches and Island trips is said to be one of the oldest communities in the region, it is located 814 kilometers south of Bangkok parallel to Phuket Island on the tip of Thailand and covers an area of 4,708 square kilometers. Major tourist attractions are Krabi town, Ao Nang, Ton Sai, Railay beach, Koh Lanta, Koh Phi Phi, Emerald pool, Wat Tham Sua(Tiger cave), Koh Tup, Koh Mor, etc. Apart from the tourist attractions Krabi has desnse flora & fauna at the national parks in neighbouring regions of Phang Nga. There are ample of adventure and watersport activites to experience to make your holidays more memorable.





Get In



Best way to reach Krabi is by air, either through Krabi International Airport (KBV) which is is about 10 km from the city limits or Phuket International Airport (HKT) which is aprox 140 Kms, Krabi is also well connected by highways through scenic landscapes of Thailand. You can also sail to Krabi as it has a vast coastline where many ferries and speed boats operate.





Get Around



Public transport is very convenient and affordable here as there are number of songthaew's ferrying around. Songthaew is an age old mode of local transport which is actually a truck converted into a two lane seating passenger vehicle. If you have ample of time and patience then it's a good way to commute locally orelse better hire a van or car to save time and energy. For Island trips there are number of longtail boats, speedboats & big boats which offer different sailing experience according to your comfort and budget.





See



Beaches, Islands, view points, natural parks, etc are the major things to see in this region.




Quick Facts

Suggested Airport

Krabi International Airport (KBV)

Language

Thai

Currency

Thai Baht

Climate

Tropical Monsoon

Time Zone

UTC/GMT +7 hours




Do



Adventure sports like trekking, rock climbing, rappelling, zipline, ATV tours, rafting, diving, kayaking, parasailing etc. are the major highlights of this region, or just relax on a sunny beach with aamzing views.





Buy



Abudance of fresh seafood, fruits and vegetables presented and cooked in authentic Thai style are available to satisfy your appetite. Detox your body with clean and nutritious food.





Eat



Abudance of fresh seafood, fruits and vegetables presented and cooked in authentic Thai style are available to satisfy your appetite. Detox your body with clean and nutritious food.





Stay Safe



Like other parts of Thailand, Krabi is also a safe destination to travel around for tourists, basic safety measure should be adopted as everywhere. Mostly parts of Thailand have friendly and helpful people.