Krabi temples: Tiger Cave and more

Krabi’s temples offer not just a break from the beach, but some beautiful architecture, valuable insights into the local culture – and great views.

Top 10 must-do list in Krabi

There is so much to do in Krabi, it’s difficult to know where to start. If you have limited time, these are our top ten “must-do-and-sees”.

Visiting the Krabi “4 Islands”

The “4 Islands” in Krabi (not to be confused with the “4 Islands” in Koh Lanta or Trang!) are one of the most popular day trips available, offering white sand beaches, snorkelling and a relatively short travel time.

The Hong Islands, Krabi

Discover the four gems in the Hong Island group: Koh Hong, Lao Lading, Koh Pakbia and Koh Rai. Each offers white sand beaches and clear water, less than an hour from the mainland coast.

Exploring Krabi’s National Parks

From lowland swamp to mangroves, waterfalls, tropical rainforest and highland cloud forest, Krabi offers a wealth of greenery to explore on foot or by kayak.

Kayaking in Krabi

Kayaking is slow travel at its best: explore the dramatic Krabi coastline at your own pace, in a way that does not impact the fragile environment.

James Bond Island tour

Though the movie is more than 40 years old, The Man With the Golden Gun is still bringing big business to a little rock in Phang Nga. Find out why – and how – you should visit.

Krabi markets and street food

Learn about the three different types of market in Krabi, including the “Walking Street”, and where to find the best street food in the area

Krabi adventure activities

When life gives you trees and rocks, make ziplines! Throw in a quad bike or two and you have a day filled with adventure, a great escape from the beach, and a perfect way to entertain / tire out the kids. What are you waiting for?

Khao Sok National Park

Khao Sok is southern Thailand’s biggest national park, and part of the kingdom’s largest area of protected evergreen forest. It’s easy to visit from Krabi, though an overnight stay is preferable to a day trip.

Hot Springs and Crystal Pool

In the south of Krabi province in Klong Thom district (around 70km from town and near the Khao Phra Bang Khram Nature Reserve), are nature’s […]

Krabi’s shell fossil explained

What is this mysterious “fossil shell” that is signposted everywhere, and why is it not on any organised tour itineraries? Find out the answers here.

Krabi’s outdoor aquarium

The closest Krabi has to an “aquarium”, this working research and breeding centre is open to the public and offers a glimpse of Andaman marine life.

Cycling tours of Krabi

You may think only lunatics would brave the scorching heat to pedal around Krabi: you may even be right! But cover up and stay hydrated and the rewards are many…

Rock climbing in Krabi

Don’t visit Railay or Ton Sai without trying your hand at rock climbing. The peninsula is a climbing Mecca and can accommodate beginners as well as seasoned climbers.