Emerald on the Andaman Sea
Krabi is one of southern Thailand's most attractive provinces.
It is 814 kilometres from Bangkok by Highway No.4 and
is located 90 km to the southeast of Phang-nga and 180
km east of Phuket, covering an area of 4,708 sq.km. Bordering
the Andaman Sea in the west, Krabi boasts countless natural
marine attractions, including white sandy beaches, fascinating
coral reefs, numerous islands and caves.
Apart from the world famous Phi Phi Islands, the province
is also famous for the stunning limestone cliffs and rock
formations which make it a mecca for rock climbers. Large
numbers of tourists in Phuket usually make a side trip
to Phi Phi Islands, or further eastwards to Krabi proper.
Krabi's attractions are divided
according to the counties they belong to. If you want
to find some specific places, see the lists on the right.
The main attractions in Krabi consists
of beautiful beaches, unspoiled islands, coastal cliffs
and other natural attractions. The most popular places
are as follows:
Nang and Rai Le Beach
Hoi (Shell Fossil Cemetery)
Marine National Park
: Attraction List