Places to Visit in Phi Phi Island, Thailand, Asia

Places to Visit in Phi Phi Island, Thailand, Asia

Phi Phi Island is located in Krabi Province in Thailand in the western Andaman Sea coast and Phi Phi Island consist of several other islands and one of the most famed islands in Krabi province. Phi Phi Island was inhabitant by Muslim fishermen during the year 1940’s and some of the famed films were shot in the islands, which makes it one of the popular destinations in Thailand.

In the year 2004, Phi Phi Islands was distressed by the Indian Ocean Tsunami, which destroyed the islands and took many lives and later in the 2005, it was reorganized by several volunteers.  Coordinates of Phi Phi Island are 7.7333° N, 98.7667° E.


Tourism in Phi Phi Island:

Phi Phi Island is situated in the Andaman Sea and this island is famed for its wonderful sites and natural beauty. Tourists visit this island for its stunning beauty and beaches along the tree along the beach, which makes it one of the must visit places in Thailand. Phi Phi Island consists of small islands and to reach these islands, tourists can hire boat from the main island and tourists can spend very peaceful vacation on these islands.


Places to visit in Phi Phi Island:

Monkey Beach:

This is one of the most visited beaches and tourists have to hire a boat to reach the beach and this beach is home for several monkeys.

Ton Sai Bay:

This is one of the known places in the island famed for food, accommodation facilities bounded by beautiful scenery.

Lohsamah Bay:

This is famed for the Caves and narrow gorges and situated on the west coast of the island and this caves and valleys are bounded by charming scenery.

Pai Island:

This island is sandy and best suited for swimming and coral reefs are located close to the beach and various sports activities are organized the beach.


Other Places to visit in Phi Phi Island:

  • Yung Island
  • Maya Bay
  • Phaya Naak Cave
  • Hin Khao Beach
  • Lanti Beach
  • Tsunami Memorial Garden


Best Time to Visit Phi Phi Island:

Phi Phi Island receives pleasant weather throughout the year but the best time to visit the Island is between the months of December to May.


How to Reach Phi Phi Island?

By Air:

Krabi International Airport is the main airport to Phi Phi Island and this airport is located in mainland and it serves with domestic and international flights to various cities in the world.

By Sea:

Phi Phi Island is located between the Phuket and Krabi province and ferries ply from these mainlands to Phi Phi Islands frequently.

By Road:

Phi Phi Island has well developed transportations and tourists can get around the city through local transportations like tuk-tuk, car, boat, motorcycle and taxi.


Where to Stay in Phi Phi Island? 

Phi Phi Island is one of the famed tourist sites in Thailand visited by number of tourists around the world and tourists can find various hotels in the islands which cost from $ 15 to 500 and above per night and provides all the amenities to the tourists. Some of the main hotels in Phi Phi Islands are as follows:

  • Anantara Vacation Club Phuket
  • Ayara Hilltops Boutique Resort & Spa
  • Dusit Thani Pool Villa
  • Moevenpick Bangtao Beach Penthouse
  • DoublePool Villas by Banyan Tree
  • Imperial Adamas Beach Resort
  • Pearl of Naithon
  • Supalai Resort & Spa
  • Two Villas Holiday Oriental Style Layan Beach
  • Sunwing Resort & Spa Bangtao Beach
  • Manathai Resort

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