Krabi, Thailand



Krabi is a town on the west coast of southern Thailand at the mouth of the Krabi River. While Krabi itself has no beaches, it is a jumping off point for popular nearby locations such as like Ko Phi Phi, Railay Beach, Ao Nang, Had Yau, Ko Jum, Phuket and Ko Lanta.

Kayaking, sailing, birdwatching, snorkeling are among top activities available in and around Krabi province. In the interior, two predominantly mainland national parks, Khao Phanom Bencha and Than Bokk-horani, offer inland scenic attractions including waterfalls and caves, and opportunities for trekking, birdwatching and eco-tours.
Things to See & Do

* Krabi town tour
* Mangrove tour on Krabi river
* Tiger Temple
* Elephant trekking
* Limestone cliffs

General information

Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - Baht (THB)
Language - Thai
Population - 26,000 approx
Electricity - 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT plus seven hours
International Country Telephone Code - +66

Port Location - The passenger port is located 3km outside of Krabi.

Travel Links - Krabi International Airport is about 10 km from the city limits, 15km from city centre. It is 40km from Ao Nang and 23km from Had Yao.

Ferries run from/to Ko Phi Phi, Ko Jum and Ko Lanta daily. Most depart in the morning.