5 Water Sports in Krabi: Book @ Upto 20% OFF

The water sports in Krabi has made it one of the most famous destinations amid water enthusiasts and beach lovers. For the double dose of adrenaline rush and to overcome all your fears of water and underwater activities, Krabi is an ideal location as you get the best of water activities which will make you go crazy with excitement and fun. 

A great thing about the water activities in Krabi is that you do not even have to know how to swim, yet indulge in the water adventure. From the high energy action on the water surface to mind-boggling underwater quests, Krabi keeps you hooked throughout your trip. So all the water babies and adventure fanatics, Krabi water sports gives you the best aqua experience without compromising on anything. You get to see the marine life very closely in the deep crystal clear water, making your experience even more beautiful and memorable.

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Kayaking in Krabi, Book @ Flat 24% off & Get 300 Cashback Best Seller
Kayaking in Krabi, Book @ Flat 24% off & Get 300 Cashback

5H

Krabi

Sailing through the woods.A once in a lifetime exploring opportunity to the witness the beauty of a group of caves and the majestic North of Krabi Province. Sail through the caves welcomed by the plush riches of palms and cycads. Limestone cliffs, beautiful waters, and islands with beautiful karst full of stalagmites and stalactites, and the grand entrance will be a lush green jungle. Explore Ban Bor Thor’s stunning mangroves & limestone cliffs, also visit the small coastal village of Bor Thor and explore its stunning collection of rivers, inlets and limestone caves. Also, visit the National Marine Park.On the cave walls, find yourself transported back in time as you witness the walls covered with ancient art of 100 pictures painted in ocher, yellow and black pigments. A lot of seashells shining and glittering from the cave floor, which has been formed since the prehistoric period. Experience the flawless and unreal surroundings, with kayaking all the way through the caves, islands, jungles, and mountains. Have lunch in one of the calmest and relaxing places ever.Kayaking is a narrow vessel that is rowed by a single bladed paddle.The ticket options are:- Kayaking at Ao Thalane (Half-day)The tour will be as follows:- 08:00 a.m. - 08:30 a.m.: Pick-up and transfer by van to Ban Bor Thor village.- 08:30 a.m.: Instructions and briefing by a local guide about the place and how to do kayaking and use paddles, with refreshments awaiting you.- 09:30 a.m.: Visit Tham Lod tunnel located under a limestone mountain, visit the long tunnel and amazing stalactite and stalagmite. The highlight Tham Pee Hua Toe, is the site is thought to have been a burial site over 2,000-3,000 years ago, on the wall you will see many prehistoric paintings.- 12:30 p.m.: Enjoy delicious Thai food at the riverside restaurant (Available only if the lunch option is selected, else you will have to buy your own lunch).- 01.30 p.m.: Transfer back to your hotel.- Kayaking at Ao Thalane (Full-day)The tour will be as follows:- 08:00 a.m. - 08:30 a.m.: Pick-up and transfer by van to Ban Bor Thor village.- 08:30 a.m.: Instructions and briefing by a local guide about the place and how to do kayaking and use paddles, with refreshments awaiting you.- 09:30 a.m.: Visit Tham Lod tunnel located under a limestone mountain, visit the long tunnel and amazing stalactite and stalagmite. The highlight Tham Pee Hua Tho, is the site is thought to have been a burial site over 2,000-3,000 years ago, on the wall you will see many prehistoric paintings.- 12:30 p.m.: Enjoy delicious Thai food at the beachside restaurant (Available only if the lunch option is selected, else you will have to buy your own lunch).- 01:45 p.m.: Enjoy Elephant trekking through the marvelous forest alongside the beautiful river.- 03:30 p.m.: Transfer back to your hotel.Pick-up & Drop-off will be from and to major hotels in Krabi town, Ao Nang only.Note:Children between the age of 3 -10 years will be charged as per child fare.Children above 10 years will be charged as per the adult fare.
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Scuba Diving in Krabi | Book Online & Get Flat 25% off Best Seller
Scuba Diving in Krabi | Book Online & Get Flat 25% off

9H

Krabi

Home to some of the most beautiful beaches and surroundings, a vacation to Krabi is not complete until you try out scuba diving here amidst the mesmerizing ocean. Limestone crops under the ocean make up for good corals, reefs, and other life forms that nest in reefs. As Thailand is a beach destination with a really good number of diving spots in Pattaya. But if you wish to explore the sea with no or very less crowd, with almost untouched part of the ocean waiting for you to dive in, the Ao Nang Island is the best choice.Ao Nang island is the farthest from the coast of Phuket, the marine life around the island is vibrant, full of life and, the most important thing, it is isolated and untouched. A dive here will bring you close to large groups of barracuda, cuttlefish and even rays. This dive site is suitable for both professional and uncertified divers, especially because of the support staff here.Security and safety will be the first priority at all times, no matter you are experienced or a beginner. Accompanied by an instructor who is highly trained and has passed a high standard of skill tests, etc ensuring you can enjoy to the fullest without being worried about your safety.The tour also includes features like freshly made breakfast and lunch from the onboard cook as well as beverages and towels. Adding to that the boat is a lot bigger as compared to others, which gives each customer a lot more personal space for themselves, especially when getting ready on the dive deck. The tour includes:- All required equipment, breakfast, and lunch on the boat, water, coffee, tea, towel, dive tanks, and weights.Duration: 1 dayPick Up from hotel: 7:30 amReturn to hotel : 5:00 pm(approximate time – subject to change on the day)
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Krabi Snorkeling | Book Snorkeling in Krabi @ Flat 30% off Best Seller
Krabi Snorkeling | Book Snorkeling in Krabi @ Flat 30% off

5H

Krabi

Snorkeling in Krabi amidst the beautiful coral gardens is the best way to explore the extravagant marine life of this location. Being untouched by the humans and tucked away in a pristine location of Thailand, the stunning sandy beaches are a perfect escape to vacation out. The picturesque landscape with crystal clear waters is ideal for Krabi Snorkeling where you do stand a chance of sight reef fishes and maybe a leopard shark too.WHAT TO EXPECTRelax on the glistering sandy beachesWith turquoise water ahead of your sight with spectacular views of the rising towering cliffs at Pi Leh Cave, indulge in swimming for a refreshing start. You can also choose to relax amidst the extravagant aura just soaking in the beauty of nature.Explore marine life through SnorkellingGet a chance to witness the beautiful distinct species of marine life as you indulge in the adventure sport of snorkelling. Dive into the emerald green waters at the monkey beach, Hin Klang and Loh Samah Bay to sight a variety of water residents and a diverse and colourful coral garden.Speed Boat Tour around the locationCatch the iconic views of the Maya Bay in Koh Phi Phi where Leonardo Di Caprio's movie "The Beach" was shot. Capture some great pictures of the alluring sunset on your way back and soak in the unsurpassable beauty of nature.KNOW BEFORE YOU GOMeeting Point: The visitors need to reach outside Koh Phi Phi Hospital, 25/1 Moo 7, Tambon Ao Nang, Amphoe Mueang Krabi, Krabi, 81000 which is the meeting location for this tour.Meals: Lunch and Refreshments are included in this  package.Snorkeling equipment are included in this package along with expert guides.Note:Hotel Pickup and drop is not included in the package.This tour is not suitable for pregnant women, wheelchair users and people with mobility impairments.Pets and large bags/luggage is not allowed on this tour.
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White Water Rafting Krabi | Book Krabi Rafting @ Flat 27% off Best Seller
White Water Rafting Krabi | Book Krabi Rafting @ Flat 27% off

9H

Krabi

Cool off together with your family and friends as you enjoy the adrenaline-fuelled white water rafting in Krabi. Enjoy a full day of excursion and get a chance to indulge in a plethora of fun-filled and exhilarating activities.  What to ExpectCruise through the Serene Waters of Krabi RiverSplash along the blue waters of the serene Krabi River as you enjoy the famous Krabi white water rafting in the lush green Ton Pariwat Wildlife Sanctuary. Zoom past the river with your gang and steal rejuvenating moments as the water droplets hit your face and your adrenaline rush gets satisfied. Enjoy a Visit to the Monkey Cave Pay a visit to the famous Monkey Cave and spot some friendly monkeys. Take an exploration tour of the cave and marvel at the structure. Experience a Myriad of Thrilling Activities in the JungleEngage in a number of adrenaline-thumping activities inside the jungle including ziplining and flying fox. Go for an ATV ride through the secret roads of Krabi or head to the elephant camp.Relish a Fulfilling Thai Lunch Buffet After a full-day of exhilarating activities, enjoy a scrumptious spread of Thai Lunch buffet. Try umpteen varieties of authentic Thai dishes and remember the exotic taste for ages!Taste Exotic Thai Fruits at Lungkhai Fruit GardenHead to the very famous Lungkhai Fruit Garden and spend an amazing time tasting the native Thai fruits. Learn about the local fruits of Thailand and the methods of their cultivation. Know before you go:Duration: 9 Hours 30 MinutesTour stops and highlights: Monkey Cave, flying fox and briefing, rafting, Thai lunch buffet, elephant camp/ ride ATV and relax with a soothing Fish Spa at Island Safari Camp Phang Nga, and taste Thai fruit at Lungkhai Fruit GardenPick-up / Drop-off Locations: Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Tubkaak, Klong Muang, Rai Lay (at Ao Nam Mao Pier), and Noppharat Thara Beach Pier
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Ao Thalane Kayak Krabi, Book @ 25% off & Get 700 Cashback Best Seller
Ao Thalane Kayak Krabi, Book @ 25% off & Get 700 Cashback

5H

Krabi

A sunset, unlike anything you have ever seen.Travel back to the nature that existed before the development of skyscrapers, malls, etc. The Ao Thalane is filled with mangroves rushing in a wide range of network all over the islands and places, beaten paths and limestone canyons, all in all, giving you an experience of tranquility in the palms of the nature that has been left untouched and beauty that is unparalleled to other exotic locations.Ao Thalane has a slow development pace which makes the place as natural as possible along with the natural beauty in its pristine and mesmerizing way, the place has also become the capital of kayaking in Thailand as you get to kayak through the mangrove forests alongside limestone cliffs and through the various caves. A relaxing, serene yet fun-filled experience with a sunset that will be one of the best you have seen with a beachside BBQ dinner full of Thai delicacies and finger-biting food.The tour will be of 5 hours and will be as follows:3:00pm hotel pick up from Klong Muang and Krabi3:30pm hotel pick up from Ao Nang4:30pm-5:00pm welcome tea and introduction about kayaking5:00pm-7:00pm paddle around limestone mountain and historical painting sea gypsy grave7:00pm-8:00pm enjoy Thai food at restaurant8:00pm return to hotelNote: Pick-up & Drop-off will be from/to Krabi town, Ao Nang. Areas Excluded from transfer option: Klong Muang, Tubakek.
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People Also Ask About Water Sports in Krabi

  1. Can a non-swimmer indulge in water sports in Krabi?

    Absolutely! A non-swimmer can take part in a lot of water sports. He/she will need basic briefing about sports and they will be good to indulge in it. Activities like snorkeling, canoeing, speedboat, water ski, etc. do not need a person to know how to swim. Hence, enjoy the water sports in Krabi as not doing so will leave you to regret later. 

  2. What are other things to do in Krabi?

    Krabi is a lot more than beaches and islands. Although the water sports in Krabi is unmatched and enthralling, the other attractions and activities should also be explored to have the best memorable trip to Krabi. Begin with-

    1. Cave exploration at Railay Beach

    2. Explore the surreal beauty of Thung Teao Forest Natural Park. It is a home to numerous animals and plants which enhances the overall beauty in folds. This park has a pool which is known as Emerald Pool. It has warm water naturally which is crystal clear. A dip in this pool is a must to relax and unwind. Keep an eye for the Pita Gurney bird, which was once considered an extinct species.

    3. Temple Visit in a Cave at Wat Tham Sua

    4. Take A Dip At Klong Thom Hot Springs. If you wish to relax your mind, body, and soul; then this is the place you should see. The hot spring water at Klong Thom soothes your body which is a must-have for a perfect holiday experience.

    5. Explore Krabi Town. Enjoy the local life of Krabi at Krabi town. The specialty of this town is that it has not changed with time or to cater to the influence of the tourists. It still has its old charm which makes it a must-visit place to explore.

    6. Shopping at the night market. Pick up some souvenirs at the local night market of Krabi. It is open every Friday to Sunday. There are around 70 food stalls that serve local cuisines. Ensure to try out their special coconut ice cream which is drooling tasty.

    7. Visit elephant sanctuary

    8. Visit Wat Kaew Temple

    9. Indulge in local cookery classes

    10. Lastly, end your trip with a good spa

  3. What are the best beaches in Krabi for water sports?

    Ao Nang Beach

    You can enjoy snorkeling, kayaking or simply enjoy the hot spring water at Ao Nang Beach. Comparatively a less crowded beach, it is an ideal place to indulge in water sports and has a relaxed holiday experience.

    Railay Beach

    Admire the awe-inspiring beauty of marine life in the crystal clear water through scuba diving at Railay Beach. You may also try snorkeling for a fulfilling experience. This beach is one of the best places that offer Krabi water sports with stunning views.

    Four Krabi's Island

    It includes 4 small islands, Tup Island, Phranang Beach, Chicken Island, and Poda Island. All these islands offer amazing water sports. Try our snorkeling, scuba diving and speedboat rides at these little islands.

    Koh Phi Phi Island

    Ideal for snorkeling, scuba diving or simply leisure swimming, Koh Phi Phi Island is a beautiful Island to indulge in some exciting water activities.

    Long Beach, Ko Lanta

    A much less crowded, this beautiful beach provides various water sports which include, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, surfing, etc. It is also an ideal place to simply relax and unwind for a perfect holiday experience.

  4. Are there any famous water parks for water sports in Krabi?

    Yes, there are some very famous water parks for water adventures in Krabi. They are:

    Brill's Fishing & Water Park
    Poppy's Minigolf & Kebab Café
    Lanta Haven Water Park & Mini Golf

  5. What is the minimum age required to do water activities in Krabi?

    Kids as little as 5-6 years can take part in various water sports in Krabi. They can experience snorkeling, boat rides, white water rafting, diving, etc. However, proper parental guidance is important. Also, kids who are not physically fit should not take part in such activities. This is in the interest of the safety of kids.

  6. What is the best time to visit Krabi for water sports?

    If you are a water sports lover, then you are sure to experience the best water sports in Krabi, however, the weather plays a very important role. Hence, it is important to choose the time to visit very wisely. The best time to visit Krabi for water sports is during the non-monsoon season which is between October to April. So, plan out your trip between these months if you do not wish to miss out on any of the water activities. Have a fun-filled and memorable trip to Thailand with adventurous water activities and lip-smacking cuisines. 

  7. What water activities can small kids do in Krabi?

    The water in Krabi Islands and beaches are very clear and not very strong. Hence, kids can undertake a lot of water sports. They can try kayaking, snorkelling, canoeing, speedboat (with others), swimming, etc. However, a little guidance and observation is recommended by the adults for their safety and wellbeing.

  8. Can I wear spectacles/contact lenses during water sports in Thailand?

    Yes, you can wear spectacles or contact lenses during numerous water sports in Thailand, however you need to take care of a few things before that. For instance, if you go for scuba diving, ensure to keep your eyes closed while clearing your mask; else you might lose your lenses. Hence, different water sports will have different conditions and following the guidance is a must. 

  9. What are the best water sports in Krabi?

    Windsurfing

    Don’t know whether to go for a sail or surf? Well, we have an ideal choice for you- Windsurfing. It combines both the elements of surfing and sailing on 1 person craft, known as sailboards.

    Krabi is one of the most famous destinations in Asia that offers an ideal place for windsurfing. The picturesque locales, wind conditions and gentle waves are perfect for a breathtaking experience. However, if you feel guilty of not knowing the sport, then don’t be disheartened as you will get to know about it in just a few hours of briefing sessions. Hence be a part of this amazing water sport while holidaying in Krabi.

    Cost: Approximately 4000 Baht
    Location: Lanta Islands

    Scuba diving

    Scuba diving is underwater diving in which, the diver can spend a lot more time underwater with the help of scuba apparatus to see, breathe and move. Scuba diving is one of the most famous water sports in Krabi which attracts thousands of visitors from all over the world.

    The place is a paradise for all the divers who love to see marine life closely. Swim with manta rays, reef fishes and namo. The limestone towers and coral reefs make it a gorgeous playground for all the deep-sea divers. The charming surrounding in the water is to die for. All you need to do it, take the basic introductory training and dive into the surreal marine world.

    Cost: Approximately 3000 Baht for 2 dives. The cost varies from place to place and number of dives taken
    Location: Ko Ha Yai Caverns and Ao Nang Bay

    Snorkeling

    Snorkeling is easier as compared to scuba diving and anyone without any knowledge of swimming can also take part in it. Snorkeling involves swimming on the surface of the water with the help of a breathing tube, called snorkel and swim fins.

    One of the most preferred water activities in Krabi, snorkeling takes you to the dazzling world of sea life. Snorkeling in Krabi is unsurpassed of its kind. The gorgeously formed corals, crystal clear water and the never-ending marine life, entices you to go deeper and never wish to surface again.

    Cost: Approximately, 3 stop snorkeling cost 2600 Baht
    Location: Koh Tao, Koh Pha-Ngnan, Koh Samui in the east and Surin and Similan Islands on the west

    Sea Kayaking

    Sea Kayaking includes paddling on the water bodies on small boats. It is an ideal way to peek into the natural beauty of the sea and nearby surroundings. Krabi is blessed with awe-inspiring beauty, which makes it among the most favorite Krabi water sports.

    This sport is great for all age groups to explore the verdant jungles, limestone cliffs, mangrove swamps, diverse countryside and stunning lagoons. Thus, unfold the splendor of Krabi and nearby area with sea kayaking and make memories forever.

    Cost: Half-day kayaking cost around 600 Baht for children and 800 Baht for adults
    Location: Koh Panek and James Bond Island in Nga Bay amid Phuket and Krabi

    White Water Rafting

    White water rafting is one of the most enthralling water activities which includes navigating through the rough water using an inflatable raft. It is quite risky and needs proper teamwork and briefing.

    If you love rafting, then Krabi will not disappoint you. Songpeek River offers high-speed rapids for the ultimate thrill. Whatever difficulty level you choose, you are sure to experience heart-pumping drops and exciting plunges. The fun of trying to float on the foaming water of the wild river is simply unmatched and unforgettable.

    Cost: The cost for five kilometers white water rafting begins at 1200 Baht
    Location: Songpeek River which is 1-hour drive from Ao Nang

    Wakeboarding

    Wakeboarding is a fun water activity which includes, a rider being fastened to a wakeboard and pulled behind the speedboat. The rider ski on the surface of water for an adventurous experience.

    These days, wakeboarding has become one of the most famous water activities in Krabi. All you do is, grab the cable attached behind the speedboat, get on the board and zoom through the mounting jets of water. Truly an ideal sport for a fulfilled and thrilling experience.

    Cost: 300 Baht for two hours
    Location: Ao Nang beaches

    Kite Surfing

    Kite surfing is a surface water sport that is wind-powered and is a combination of various water sports like surfing, wakeboarding, paragliding, snowboarding, etc. Recently, it has become one of the most sought after water sport in Krabi which brings in a huge number of tourists from all over the world.

    In this, a controlled kite takes you around in the sea, beach, etc. while you try to balance on the board. It is amid the most adventurous Krabi water sports and the fun is simply unmissable.

    Cost: One hour of kitesurfing cost around 1100 Baht
    Location: Ao Nang beach

    Canoeing

    Coming under the same umbrella as Kayaking, Canoeing is a form of water sport which includes paddling a canoe with the help of a single-bladed paddle. Canoeing allows you to explore the sea freely deep into the hidden sea caves, lagoons, mangroves and many more. It gives you the pleasure of unwinding and appreciating nature at your own pace.

    Krabi is considered to be one of the best places for Canoeing and your trip to this beautiful island is incomplete without experiencing it. It is amid the finest water sports in Krabi which any tourist can ask for, in order to see the beauty of the Island.

    Cost: Approx. price for half-day canoeing is 600 Baht
    Location: Koh Panek and the James Bond Island in Phang Nga Bay

    Speedboat

    If you desire peace and wish to explore the sea in an adventurous way, then speedboat is just right for you. It is an engine operated modern boat that is an ideal choice for all water sports lovers. The speed, rising water jets, and the overall fun give you a double dose of adrenaline rush. If you crave adventure, then this is amidst the best water activities in Krabi.

    Cost: The cost differs from place to place. Normally it is between 300 – 500 Baht per person
    Location: Ao Nang beach

    Parasailing

    Parasailing is an exciting water sport in which a person is hauled behind a vehicle (which is mostly a boat) while tied to a specially made canopy wing which looks like a parachute, called a parasailing wing.

    While touring Krabi, ensure to experience this fulfilled water activity. You can take it individually or in a couple. Have the best time of flying in the air and then splashing into water in a jiffy with your better half that will be remembered forever. Truly an exhilarating sport to indulge in for a memorable time.

    Cost: Approx. cost is 2000 Baht
    Location: Ao Nang Beach

    Jet Ski

    A Jet Ski is an engine-powered motorboat which goes on the surface of the water. It is mainly used in beaches and sea as part of water sport activity. If the thrill is Nirvana for you, then you definitely need to experience Jet Ski.

    Fast and furious, Jet Ski allows you to explore the vast sea in a jiffy. Do it solo or in couple, this adventurous sport will bring out the most daring part in you. For the people who do not believe in slow and steady, Jet Ski is just right for you and Krabi is an ideal place for this breathtaking sport.

    Cost: Approx. 700 Baht for 30 minutes Jet Ski
    Location: Ao Nang Beach

  10. What are the best water sports in Krabi?

    1. Windsurfing:

    Don’t know whether to go for sail or surf? Well, we have an ideal choice for you- Windsurfing. It combines both the elements of surfing and sailing on 1 person craft, known as sailboards.

    Krabi is one of most famous destinations in Asia that offers an ideal place for windsurfing. The picturesque locales, wind conditions and gentle waves are perfect for a breath taking experience.

    However, if you feel guilty of not knowing the sport, then don’t be disheartened as you will get to know about it in just a few hours of briefing sessions. Hence be a part of this amazing water sport while holidaying in Krabi.

    Cost: Approximately 4000 Baht

    Location: Lanta Islands

    2. Scuba diving:

    Scuba diving is underwater diving in which, the diver can spend a lot more time underwater with the help of scuba apparatus to see, breathe and move. Scuba diving is one of the most famous water sports in Krabi which attracts thousands of visitors from all over the world.

    The place is a paradise for all the divers who love to see marine life closely. Swim with manta rays, reef fishes and namo. The limestone towers and coral reefs make it a gorgeous playground for all the deep sea divers. The charming surrounding in the water is to die for. All you need to do it, take the basic introductory training and dive into the surreal marine world.

    Cost: Approximately 3000 Baht for 2 dives. The cost varies from place to place and number of dives taken

    Location: Ko Ha Yai Caverns and Ao Nang Bay

    3. Snorkeling:

    Snorkeling is easier as compared to scuba diving and anyone without any knowledge of swimming can also take part in it. Snorkeling involves swimming on the surface of water with the help of a breathing tube, called snorkel and swim fins.

    One of the most preferred water activities in Krabi, snorkelling takes you to the dazzling world of sea life. Snorkeling in Krabi is unsurpassed of its kind. The gorgeously formed corals, crystal clear water and the never ending marine life, entices you to go deeper and never wish to surface again.

    Cost: Approximately, 3 stop snorkelling cost 2600 Baht

    Location: Koh Tao, Koh Pha-Ngnan, Koh Samui in the east and Surin and Similan Islands on the west

    4. Sea Kayaking:

    Sea Kayaking includes paddling on the water bodies on small boats. It is an ideal way to peek in to the natural beauty of the sea and nearby surroundings. Krabi is blessed with awe-inspiring beauty, which makes it amid the most favourite Krabi water sports.

    This sport is great for all age groups to explore the verdant jungles, limestone cliffs, mangrove swamps, diverse countryside and stunning lagoons. Thus, unfold the splendour of Krabi and nearby area with sea kayaking and make memories forever.

    Cost: Half day kayaking cost around 600 Baht for child and 800 Baht for adults

    Location: Koh Panek and James Bond Island in Nga Bay amid Phuket and Krabi

    5. White Water Rafting:

    White water rafting is one of the most enthralling water activities which includes navigating through the rough water using an inflatable raft. It is quite risky and needs proper teamwork and briefing.

    If you love rafting, then Krabi will not disappoint you. Songpraek River offers high speed rapids for ultimate thrill. Whatever difficulty level you choose, you are sure to experience heart pumping drops and exciting plunges. The fun of trying to float on the foaming water of wild river is simply unmatched and unforgettable.

    Cost: The cost for five kilometres white water rafting begins at 1200 Baht

    Location: Songpraek River which is 1 hour drive from Ao Nang

    6. Wakeboarding:

    Wakeboarding is a fun water activity which includes, a rider being fastened to a wakeboard and pulled behind the speedboat. The rider ski on the surface of water for an adventurous experience.

    These days, wakeboarding has become one of the most famous water activities in Krabi. All you do is, grab the cable attached behind the speedboat, get on the board and zoom through the mounting jets of water. Truly an ideal sport for a fulfilled and thrilling experience.  

    Cost: 300 Baht for two hours

    Location: Ao Nang beaches

    7. Kite Surfing:

    Kite surfing is a surface water sport which is wind powered and is a combination of various water sports like surfing, wakeboarding, paragliding, snowboarding, etc. Recently, it has become one of the most sought after water sports in Krabi which brings in huge number of tourists from all over the world.

    In this, a controlled kite takes you around in the sea, beach, etc. while you try to balance on the board. It is amid the most adventurous Krabi water sports and the fun is simply unmissable.

    Cost: One hour of kite surfing cost around 1100 Bhat

    Location: Ao Nang beach

    8. Canoeing:

    Coming under the same umbrella as Kayaking, Canoeing is a form of water sport which includes paddling a canoe with the help of a single bladed paddle. Canoeing allows you to explore the sea freely deep into the hidden sea caves, lagoons, mangroves and many more. It gives you the pleasure of unwinding and appreciating the nature at your own pace.

    Krabi is considered to be one of the best places for Canoeing and your trip to this beautiful island is incomplete without experiencing it. It is amid the finest water sports in Krabi which any tourist can ask for, in order to see the beauty of the Island.

    Cost: Approx. price for half day canoeing is 600 Baht

    Location: Koh Panek and the James Bond Island in Phang Nga Bay

    9. Speedboat:

    If you desire pace and wish to explore the sea in an adventurous way, then speedboat is just right for you. It is an engine operated modern boat which is an ideal choice for all water sport lovers.

    The speed, rising water jets and the overall fun gives you a double dose of adrenaline rush. If you crave adventure, then this is amidst the best water activities in Krabi.

    Cost: The cost differs from place to place. Normally it is between 300 – 500 Baht per person

    Location: Ao Nang beach

    10. Parasailing:

    Parasailing is an exciting water sport in which a person is hauled behind a vehicle (which is mostly a boat) while tied to a specially made canopy wing which looks like a parachute, called a parasailing wing.

    While touring Krabi, ensure to experience this fulfilled water activity. You can take it individually or in a couple. Have the best time of flying in air and then splashing into water in a jiffy with your better half that will be remembered forever. Truly an exhilarating sport to indulge in for a memorable time.

    Cost: Approx. cost is 2000 Baht

    Location: Ao Nang Beach

    11. Jet Ski:

    A Jet Ski is an engine powered motorboat which goes on surface of the water. It is mainly used in beaches and sea as part of water sport activity. If thrill is Nirvana for you, then you definitely need to experience Jet Ski. Fast and furious, Jet Ski allows you to explore the vast sea in a jiffy.

    Do it solo or in couple, this adventurous sport will bring out the most daring part in you. For the people who does not believe in slow and steady, Jet Ski is just right for you and Krabi is an ideal place for this breath taking sport.

    Cost: Approx. 700 Baht for 30 minutes Jet Ski

    Location: Ao Nang Beach

  11. What are the best beaches in Krabi for water sports?

    1. Ao Nang Beach:

    You can enjoy snorkelling, kayaking or simply enjoy the hot spring water at Ao Nang Beach. Comparatively a less crowed beach, it is an ideal place to indulge in water sports and have a relaxed holiday expereince.

    2. Railay Beach:

    Admire the awe- inspiring beauty of marine life in the crystal clear water through scuba diving at Railay Beach. You may also try snorkelling for a fulfilled experience. This beach is one ofthe best places that offers Krabi water sports with stunning views.

    3. Four Krabi's Island:

    t includes 4 small islands, Tup Island, Phranang Beach, Chicken Island and Poda Island. All these islands offer amazing water sports. Try our snorkelling, scuba diving and speedboat rides at these little islands.

    4. Koh Phi Phi Island:

    Ideal for snorkelling, scuba diving or simply leisure swimming, Koh Phi Phi Island is a beautiful Island to indulge in some exciting water activities.

    5. Long Beach, Ko Lanta:

    A much less crowded, this beautiful beach provides various water sports which includes, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, surfing, etc. It is also an ideal place to simply relax and unwind for a perfect holiday experience.

  12. Which places have the best water sports in Krabi for couples?

    1. Sea Kayaking: Generally done in pairs, the experience of kayaking through the stunning emerald waters of Krabi Island is quite unparalleled. Enjoy the best of Krabi’s sea life as you make your way across limestone cliffs, mangrove forests, sea caves, and hidden lagoons.
    2. Scuba Diving: Offering a thrilling insight into the rich marine life off the coast of Krabi Island, Scuba diving is one of the most popular water activities here. This guided activity takes you closer to the other-worldly underwater beauty of Krabi, with its fishes, reefs, and coral life.
    3. White Water Rafting: If you’re a couple with a taste for adventure, then this activity is made just for you. The sport involves cutting your way across river rapids on an inflatable boat, assuring exciting plunges and drops.
    4. Kite Surfing: A fairly new sport, kite surfing involves surfing on the waves while attached to a kite flowing overhead.
  13. Are there any famous water parks for water sports in Krabi?

    Yes, there are some very famous water parks for water adventures in Krabi. They are:

    1. Brill's Fishing & Water Park

    2. Poppy's Minigolf & Kebab Café

    3. Lanta Haven Water Park & Mini Golf

  14. What is the best time to visit Krabi for water sports?

    If you are a water sport lover, then you are sure to experience the best water sports in Krabi, however weather plays a very important role. Hence, it is important to choose the time of visit very wisely.

    The best time to visit Krabi for water sports is during non-monsoon season which is between October to April. So, plan out your trip between these months if you do not wish to miss out on any of the water activities. Have a fun filed and memorable trip to Thailand with adventurous water activities and lip smacking cuisines.

  15. What water activities can small kids do in Krabi?

    The water in Krabi Islands and beaches are very clear and not very strong. Hence, kids can undertake a lot of water sports.

    They can try kayaking, snorkelling, canoeing, speedboat (with others), swimming, etc. However, a little guidance and observation is recommended by the adults for their safety and wellbeing.

  16. Can a non-swimmer indulge in water sports in Krabi?

    Absolutely! A non-swimmer can take part in a lot of water sports. He/she will need basic briefing about the sports and they will be good to indulge in it.

    Activities like snorkelling, canoeing, speedboat, water ski, etc. does not need a person to know swimming. Hence, enjoy the water sports in Krabi as not doing so will leave you regret later.

  17. What is the minimum age required to do water activities in Krabi?

    Kids as little as 5-6 years can take part in various water sports in Krabi. They can experience snorkelling, boat rides, white water rafting, diving, etc.

    However, proper parental guidance is important. Also, kids who are not physically fit should not take part in such activities. This is in interest of the safety of kids.

  18. What are other things to do in Krabi?

    Krabi is a lot more than beaches and islands. Although the water sports in Krabi is unmatched and enthralling, the other attractions and activities should also be explores to have the best memorable trip to Krabi. Begin with-

    1) Cave exploration at Railay Beach

    2) Explore the surreal beauty of Thung Teao Forest Natural Park. It is a home to numerous animals and plants which enhances the overall beauty in folds. This park has a pool which is known as Emerald Pool.

    It has warm water naturally which is crystal clear. A dip in this pool is a must to relax and unwind. Keep an eye for Pita Gurney bird, which was once considered an extinct species.

    3) Temple Visit in a Cave at Wat Tham Sua

    4) Take A Dip At Klong Thom Hot Springs. If you wish to relax your mind, body and soul; then this is the place you should see. The hot spring water at Klong Thom soothes your body which is a must have for a perfect holiday experience.

    5) Explore Krabi Town. Enjoy the local life of Krabi at Krabi town. The speciality of this town is that it has not changed with time or to cater to the influence of the tourists. It still has its old charm which makes it a must-visit place to explore.

    6) Shopping at the night market. Pick up some souvenirs at the local night market of Krabi. It is open every Friday to Sunday. There are around 70 food stalls that serves local cuisines. Ensure to try out their special coconut ice cream which is drooling tasty.

    7) Visit elephant sanctuary

    8) Visit Wat Kaew Temple

    9) Indulge in local cookery classes

    10) Lastly, end your trip with a good spa

  19. Can I wear spectacle/contact lenses during water sports in Thailand?

    Yes, you can wear spectacles or contact lenses during numerous water sports in Thailand, however you need to take care of a few things before that.

    For instance, if you go for scuba diving, ensure to keep your eyes closed while clearing your mask; else you might lose your lenses. Hence, different water sports will have different conditions and following the guidance is a must.

  20. What happens in case of any medical emergency during water sports?

    Some of your Krabi water sports activities may include insurance, but some might not; this would depend on your activity planner, and the cost you are paying for that activity. You should know that lifeguards are always in place on all of the beaches where water activities are steered.

    They make sure that people who slip and are not calm are always reached out to on time. Also, instructors usually make sure that you are prepared for such kinds of situations.You should be aware that the Krabi Hospital is always prepared to tend to patients who have undergone a medical emergency in the sea.

    It is essential that you make sure that you are not allergic to seawater, or marine corals/fishes. Carrying your personal medication is vital.