Towering limestone cliffs jutting out of the sparkling blue ocean; it's a picture you've probably seen because the photos adorn every Thailand guidebook with their awe-inspiring beauty. Krabi Province is the home to these staggering landscapes and it's probably about time you saw them up-close for yourself!
Comprising of trendy mainland beaches, idyllic offshore ... More>islands, dreamy Krabi hotels and ticking all the other essential holiday boxes, the province's main point of access is Krabi town. This capital is the starting point for all adventures and from Bangkok can be reached by plane or by bus. The town contains travel essentials such as cheap Krabi accommodation, travel agents and internet cafes but we recommend you head straight to the beaches.
Ao Nang is the major mainland beach destination with a pleasant stretch of sand and plenty of luxury hotels. A 20 minute boat ride away is the incredible Railay Beach, famous for rock climbing, the sight of people inching their way up imposing cliff faces overlooking the ocean is definitely photo-worthy. As for the famous islands of the province, Ko Lanta Yai is always a great place to start. Maintaining a very easygoing ambience, this island is steadily developing so make sure you rent a motorcycle to find the secluded beaches. Finally, the unmissable Phi Phi islands are on every traveller's itinerary and trust us- they are just as beautiful as the pictures!