Some Of The Best Islands To Visit In Krabi
Krabi is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Thailand, for both national and international tourists, and there are some beautiful islands off the coast that you can explore when you visit. If you are heading to Krabi on holiday and want to see as much of this beautiful part of the country as you can, here is a guide to the best islands to visit in Krabi on holiday.
Koh Phi Phi
Koh Phi Phi is one of the most popular islands to visit for backpackers, and there are also a lot of day trips to this famous party island. If you love diving and love to party, then this is the place for you, but if you want to stay on the mainland, you can get to the island by chartering a boat easily. You can also visit the famous Maya Bay, which was made popular in the Leonardo DiCaprio film, The Beach.
James Bond Island – Koh Tapu
The popular name for Koh Tapu, even with the locals, is James Bond island, and this is where the James Bond movie, The Man with the Golden Gun was filmed. The island is part of a small chain of islands called Koh Khao Phing Kan, and they are a popular destination for many visitors. You can opt for a James Bond island tour as part of a group or charter a private tour which will allow you to change your schedule and be flexible.
Koh Hong is another popular destination on boat tours of the area, so many people come and visit this beautiful island every day. There is stunning scenery on offer here with a lovely beach to explore, and the only sign of civilisation is the vendor selling cold drinks and snacks. There are some beautiful sights to behold as you explore the island, and you can get some perfect Instagram worthy pictures while you are there.
Koh Lanta is a beautiful island where there is a lot of civilisation, and there are over 100 hotels and guesthouses on the island. However, it is also an island that you can visit as part of an organised tour, and it is an excellent place to stop for lunch, with plenty of delicious Thai seafood on offer. You can also relax and enjoy a beer or a cocktail before getting back on board your boat and heading o your next destination.
These are some of the most popular islands to visit when you are touring the islands in Krabi, and there are more. You can choose an organised tour, or the best way is to charter a private boat so that you can tour at your leisure, and even change your plans if you want to.