Seven Things To Do on a Seven Day Trip to Krabi
Krabi Activities | Krabi activities and tours
Krabi has many islands surrounding it; all the islands guarantee white sand beaches, blue water and panoramic views. Explore the many islands around Krabi, most of them are uninhabited. There are a lot of boats available in Krabi to take you in these island hopping cruises. One can take a guided tour or also charter their own boat.
Explore the Underwater
Krabi has a fascinating underwater life, complete with rock formations, caves, corals, huge variety of marine life and sometimes even dolphins are spotted. It is a paradise for snorkelling and diving activities. Krabi has more than 32 sites for diving and numerous snorkelling sites. Krabi was initially a fishing village and thus till now, fishing is a way of life in this province of Southern Thailand. Do go on guided fishing tours or spend a day in a local fishing village.
Explore the Beaches and Krabi River
Krabi town does not have a beach; however it has easy access to many beautiful beaches around Krabi. Some of these beaches are Ao Nang, and Nopparat Thara Beach. The beaches are beautiful and have many options catering to tourists. From water sports to beach front bars and restaurants. There are also a number of stalls around the beach sides selling almost everything. Krabi River is also worth exploring in a kayak or a raft. This five kilometre long river has lush green mangroves on both the sides and is very scenic.
Explore the Town
Do spend considerable time in exploring the small lanes and shops of Krabi town. Do visit the early morning local fresh produce market and the bustling night markets in Krabi town to get the authentic Thai experience. Shopping is also very good in Krabi and cheaper compared to Bangkok or Phuket. One can buy anything from branded clothes to handicrafts in Krabi.
Explore the Caves and Temples
Do spend time in exploring the many caves and temples in and around Krabi. Tiger Cave temple is the most famous temple in Krabi; however other caves, such as Lod Cave and Pee Tho Cave are worth a visit too. Khao Kanab Nam another famous landmark of Krabi town, it is a rock formation. Do visit Klong Thom hot springs, a natural hot-tub and do visit the nearby emerald pool, situated in Khao Phra Bang Khram Nature Reserve.
Explore Thara Park
Do spend a day or two in Thara Park, a huge natural reserve park, characterized by lush green mangroves, white sand beaches and limestone rocks. The many limestone rocks become an excellent place for rock climbing. There are also courses organized for beginners. Do visit Susan Hoi, a fossilized shell cemetery, situated within Thara Park. Thara Park has beautiful beaches and water bodies and is a paradise for any nature lover.
Explore the Wonders of Thai Massages
Do try out the various cuisines and restaurants that offer unique cusines and dining experience. Spend a day pampering your self with Thai massages. Almost all of the spas at Krabi are attached to hotels where even outside guests are welcome. Thai spas and resorts are supposed to be among some of the best in the world and is surely something that must be tried by one and all.