Suggested itineraries for a holiday in Krabi

Here we share some of the best itinerary plans for a 3 night stay, and for everyone from active adventurers to sun and sea junkies. We’ve even included a plan for a “free” holiday! (no entry fees).

Sustainable tourism in Krabi

Sustainable tourism is becoming a bigger trend worldwide but what does Krabi have to offer for the ethically minded visitor? Find out here.

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”.

Private boat charter in Krabi

Rent a longtail boat or speed boat and discover a more flexible and relaxing way to visit the islands. We show you how to do it and the costs involved.

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.

Chicken Island, Krabi

The Krabi islands just got more expensive

Starting from June 2015, all islands in Krabi Province will be more expensive to visit, thanks to a rise in the National Park entry fees. Find out how much you can expect to pay.

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.