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  • Islands near Krabi includes Jum Island, Chicken Island, Pak Bia Island, Mosquito Island, Poda Island and many more amazing islands to visit. Owning an exclusive range of impressive islands, the quarter exhibits bewitching charisma of scenic wonders. The bustling Krabi town is elegantly settled among impossibly jagged limestone karsts jutting with the beautiful mangroves. 

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    Though, the mid-city is more likely to awe-struck you by the sheer volume of picture-perfect landscapes in this compact town. With an umpteen of the alluring islands of the region, the tourist traffic of the region is on a constant hike. Be it a family vacation or an excursion with your bunch of folks, this place has everything to keep you engaged.

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    From soaking in the warmth of the sun to taking a deep look into the underwater kingdom, at this island you can find every little thing. Marking its place in the transport hub, it is a plush of amenities like western restaurants, gift shops, adventure spots and a whole lot more.

    When travelers talk dreamily about the amazing Andaman, they usually mean Krabi, with its trademark karst formations, curving along the coast like a giant limestone fortress. Apart from this, here one feeds their wanderlust at several other striking islands like Jum island, Kai island, Moi island and numerous others. Explore like a true traveler and unveil the hidden gems of the region!

    Here is the list of best islands in Krabi:

  • 01Jum Island or Phu Island

    Based close to Krabi and Ko Lanta Yai, the less known Arabian island Ko Jum, also known as Ko Phu Island, strikes a perfect balance of long stretched sandy beaches, splendid sun, thinning crowds and laid back relaxing ambiance. The silky coral sand and the transparent aquamarine water encircle the west coast of Jum islands.

    Though some areas are a little rocky the best part is there are plenty of swimmable patches. The wide beaches beautified by casuarinas trees are an ideal location for all who love the peace and the music of nature and seeks to find solace away from the party crowd. This is one of the best islands near Krabi which is very 
    popular among tourists.
     
    There are quite a few budgeted hotels and upscale resorts with all essential facilities that guarantee a good and relaxing holiday experience. During peak season, there are regular boats to Krabi town and all the popular locations in and around the island.

    Highlights: Snorkelling, Kayaking, Mu Ko Lanta National Park.

    Location
    : 75km from Krabi.
  • 02Kai Island or Chicken Island

    Based on the southern part of Poda and Tup islands, Kai Island is also been popularly known as Poda Nuk Island or Hua Khawan Island. The rooster shaped rock on the island is a symbol of the beautiful Krabi Sea. The pleasant climate and the harmonious ambience, fascinating coral reefs and white sandy beaches are key attractions of this island.

    It is a perfect blend of dense vegetation on one side and turquoise blue waters and sandy beaches on the other. For all the adventure seekers it is a great location to enjoy swimming, scuba diving, and snorkeling. With stunning beauty and mesmerizing views of the Krabi coastlines, this is one of the pictorial locations and a must visit island for the tourist.

    Highlights
    : Sandbar that emerges from water during low tide connecting Koh Mor and Tup islands

    Location
    : 30 mins longtail boat ride from the west coast of Krabi.
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  • 04Mor Island

    Based close to Chicken Islands, Mor Island or Koh Mor is a small island in the Andaman Sea in Thailand. Powder coated sun-kissed beaches and exceptional scenic beauty is the prime attraction in this small yet beautiful island. The cascading blue waters and lovely fishes floating near the beaches also incur an equal amount of interest among the travellers.

    Though the island is not very crowded, the serene beauty is worth a visit. For the adventure seekers also this serves to be an excellent location to try out sports like snorkeling and swimming. The island remains easily accessible by boat rides and there are plenty of rides available through long tail boats from various prominent islands including Krabi town.

    Highlights
    : Sandbar that emerges from water during low tide connecting Chicken Island.

    Location
    : 30 mins longtail boat ride from the west coast of Krabi.
  • 05Bida Nok

    Bida Nok Island is one of the most preferred dive sites in Phi Phi islands. This is one such place where diving can be done at all levels and it provides great entertainment to all who does it. A fascinating topography is visible underneath with abundant fish life that simply mesmerizes the divers. This is among the must-visit islands near Krabi.

    Giant moray eels, turtles, schools of snapper, lionfish, hunting jackfish, barracuda, nudibranchs, sweetlips, and sea snakes are some of the fascinating underwater creatures visible here.

    Soft corals, especially in the northeastern side, are a sight to enjoy. The dive boats regularly visit Phi Phi every day of the week while providing a 3 dives combo to its visitors.

    Highlights: Diving, Snorkeling.

    Location: 
    Mueang Krabi District, Krabi, Thailand.
  • 06Mu Koh Hong

    Mu Koh Hong is not a single island but a cluster of limestone islands which includes popular spaces like Lao Riam Pakka, Lao or Sa Ka Lao La Ding and not to forget the southern big island Lao Li Pe. The major attractions of these islands are its pictorial beauty consisting of white sandy beaches, amazing coral reefs, mesmerizing ambiance, pleasant climate, and crystal blue waters.

    For the adventure lovers, the destination provides equal entertainment with options for adventure sports like scuba diving, snorkeling etc. Fishing is one of the popular activities here as some of the unique fishes are available in the sea here which makes it the best islands near Krabi.

    Another attraction close to the island is the Bok Khorani National Park which can be easily reached through the boat ride. The entrance fee of the park is approximately 200bht. However, for camping, there are separate charges.


    Highlights
    : Sea Canoeing & Kayaking

    Location: 46 km from Krabi town.
  • 07Pak Bia Island

    For stunning silence, exotic ambience, peaceful environment, shady atmosphere, one of the best location is the beautiful Pak Bia Island-based close to the Hong Islands. The white sands of the beaches and crystal clear waters of the sea provide an excellent contrast along with lush greenery spread across the island.

    For romantic lovers, this can be an excellent hideout away from the crowded beach activities. Swimming is one of the popular activities done here! For a relaxing laid back time, this is an ideal place to visit, indeed!

    Highlights
    : Beach activities

    Location
    : West of Ao Nang at a distance of 15 mins in the speed boat ride.
  • 08Phai Island or Bamboo Island

    Phai Island or Kho Phai is the largest part of the Island Chain which includes Koh Man Wichai, Koh Luam Noi, Ko Luam and Koh Klung Badan. The beautiful serene island is being under continuous monitoring of the Royal Thai Navy. As a result, tourists are only permitted to visit but not stay overnight at the place.

    Outstanding pristine beaches, an elongated stretch of coral reefs and sun-kissed white sands are the key attractions here. For adventure lovers, swimming and snorkeling would be the ideal sports activity. If you want to enjoy water sports then this is one of the must-visit islands near Krabi.

    Hin Klang, the fascinating coral garden based close by is an amazing place to visit. The beach is far less crowded making it an ideal spot to spend some time in solitude and re-energize the body and mind.  

    Highlights
    : Camping with permission from authorities and scuba diving.

    Location
    : About 6km north of Phi Phi Island and 21km west of Pattaya. Rent a local boat to reach here!
  • 09Yao Yai Island

    Forming an essential part of Yao Island district, Yao Yai Island is the largest island with amazing and captivating beaches such as Lo Pa Raed Beach, Sai Bay, Klong Son Bay, Thi Kud Bay, Hin Kong Bay, Laan bay and Laem Nok Og. One of the most scenic islands, the water here is clear with fishes swimming around showing a great display for the onlookers.

    Yao Yai village based here is a small village with traditional values and cultures which excites the visitors a lot. The main source of earning for the people here are from agriculture and fishing. There are small budget accommodations present here with all the necessary facilities for night stay.

    Some of the best activities to be done here include Swimming, Sea Canoeing, Kayaking, and Mountain Biking.

    Highlights
    : Beach Walking.

    Location
    : 25 min speedboat ride from Phuket eastern coast as well as Krabi.
  • 10Yung Island or Mosquito Island

    One of the remotest parts of Phi Phi islands, Mosquito Island is one of the isolated islands which consist of a limestone cliff rock which is around 700 meters in height. The island is divided into two small beaches and both the beaches remain filled with mosquitoes during sunset and hence the name.

    Beautiful white sandy beaches and soft corals enhance the beauty of the island. Swimming is not suggested here as blacktip sharks are common in the northern cove. Snorkeling is done on the southeastern shores whereas diving is done best on the northeastern tip. It is one of the best islands near Krabi.

    Highlights: Snokerling, scuba diving.

    Location
    : Speed boat ride takes one to northwest west of Mosquito Island from Krabi.
  • 11Poda Island

    Koh Poda is a small island with breathtaking scenic beauty based on the western corners of Ao Nang. A picture perfect tropical island showcasing nature extravaganza, this is undoubtedly a huge miss if not visited.

    Stretching for not a bit than 1 kilometer in diameter, the beautiful island remains fringed by turquoise blue waters and has a vast treasury of glistening white sands and amazing coral reefs that are simply mesmerizing.

    Highlights:
    The island can easily be visited on a day tour from Ao Nang or the Railay Beaches. One can have a wide range of beach activities here but popular sports here are swimming and snorkeling.

    Location: 
    The island is located at a distance of about 30 minutes and one can reach there through a long tail boat from Ao Nang (Krabi).
  • 12Bida Nai

    Based at a distance of about 1 km south of Phi Phi Islands, Bida Nai is the limestone brother island of Bida Nok and is also considered as a splendid dive sites especially for the uncountable collection of unique and charming aqua life.

    Though the reef remains covered by both soft and hard corals, a keen-eyed diver will spot the splendid fishes anyway. A minimum of 4 divers needs to be present while diving and all happens under the guidance of the diving leader of the dive boat.


    Underneath there are caves and colorful lagoons but it is advisable to avoid the caves if there is no prior experience in underwater diving. This is so as these are narrow passages and not safe for amateurs. This is one of the most exciting destinations and the only happening activity on this island.

    Highlights: Underwater diving, explore Fantasy reef, snorkeling.

    Location: 
    1.5km south of Koh Phi Phi Leh, the Bida islands, Thailand.
  • 13Yao Noi Island

    Based in the middle of Phang Nga Bay, Ka Yao Noi Islands is often referred to as “small long Island”. Being situated almost halfway between Krabi and Phuket, this island has a tranquility and serene beauty which remains unmatched with other islands.

    The photogenic landscape and the stretches of mangrove forest, blue cascading waters and fabulous golden beaches; all form an irresistible visual experience here. There is the availability of both luxurious accommodations along with budget-friendly hotels for a good stay on the island.

    Some of the best activities to be done here include diving, snorkeling, sea kayaking, and rock climbing. One can enjoy homely matches at the boxing training camp of Muay Thai boxing camp also.


    Highlights
    : Yoga retreat on the island, Exclusive Thai massage.

    Location: 30-minute speed boat ride from Krabi.
  • 14Si Bo Ya Island

    Being an ideal getaway from the hustle of city life, Si Bo Ya Island is one of the famous islands near Krabi. Being essentially an abode of the fishermen, many tourists come here to learn more about the culture, facility, living conditions of these fishermen. The island is also quite close to both Jum Island and Pu Island.

    White beach, blue waters, some rocky terrains, and an excellent relaxing ambience make this island so popular near Krabi. The long stretched beaches are ideal for a sand walk with friends and loved ones.

    Swimming is not an advisable sport here since the water is quite cloudy, however, one can obviously enjoy activities like Sea Canoeing, Kayaking, Cycling & Mountain Biking. The sunset from the beach is the most awe-striking beauty of the island.

    Highlights: 
    Sea Canoeing & Kayaking, Cycling & Mountain Biking.

    Location
    : Southern coast of Krabi province.

Attractions

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The Emerald Pool

Rejuvenate each and every segment of your body at the emerald pool, where the water comes from the hot springs and the entire zone is hot bedded. From all the four corners it is surrounded by the trails of greens and hails out to nature lovers.

Highlights: The key features of this emerald pool is its location, which is, it is seated right in the heart of lush green forests and is surrounded by a wooden track which adds up to the charm of the place.

Location: Khlong Thom Nuea, Khlong Thom District, Krabi 81120, Thailand

Getting There: Reaching out to the emerald pool is very easy, one can take a private cab to the Khao Phra Bang Khram Nature Reserve, from here you have to take a small walk of 10 minutes to reach to the exact point.

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Ko Phi Phi

Ko Phi Phi, a small archipelago of six islands is the most beautiful and widely popular tourist destination in Andaman. Beautiful bondage of two islands together by a narrow isthmus is something that makes this place this pretty. 

The postcard picture-perfect beaches, unending thickets and craggy cliffs of this island have been known for seducing people from all over the world. Often visitors find it a herculean task to detach themselves from the just flawless beauty that this place offers. Planning a holiday in Krabi? Add this in your list of places to visit in Krabi.

Highlights: 
While in Phi Phi Islands, you just cannot miss the viewpoint which is around 186m above sea level and allures you with the breathtaking views of the entire region. Relax and unwind yourself at Lane Beach, take a leisure walk in Yao Beach and enjoy some spectacular views at Hin Kho Beach.

Location:
 Phi Phi Islands, Krabi

Getting There: 
The best possible way to reach Ko Phi Phi islands is by a ferry from Phuket, Ao Nag, RaiLeh, Krabi Town, KoLAnta s per the nearest location. Tonsai Pier is the island’s main pier and supports good frequency of boats from all the mentioned places.

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Phra Nang Beach

Phra Nang beach is part of a small peninsula located between the city of Krabi and Ao Nang beach. Phra Nang beach is also beside Railay beach which is accessible only by boat due to the high limestone cliffs cutting off mainland access. Phra Nang Beach is one of the most popular places to visit in Krabi.

There is the famous "Princess Cave" or Tham Phra Nang Nok in Phra Nang beach. It is believed by local fishermen to be the home of a mythical sea princess.  Phra Nang beach is so spectacular that you can just lie there and soak in the sun. If you are adventurous it is possible to hike to the top of the headland to get spectacular views of the entire area. Swimming and snorkeling can also be enjoyed off this pristine, white sandy beach.

Highlights: There is a shrine built inside the limestone cave which is dedicated to an ancient fertility goddess. Inside the limestone cave is a collection of strange phallic symbols, offerings and objects believed to help with fertility. Local fishermen still leave offerings although it's now becoming a local tourist attraction.

Location:  Phra Nang Beach is located a short walk from Rayavadee Resort.

Getting There: To reach Phra Nang from Ao Nang, you'll need to take a Longtail boat from Ao Nang

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