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Ao Nang Beach Guide

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Ao Nang Beach is the best-known beach in Krabi and offers a selection of interesting diving opportunities. The local dive sites around Ao Nang are usually visited using a longtail boat which can reach them easily within 40 minutes.

Right in front of Ao Nang Beach there are about 14 small islands and rock formations. Each of these formations contain at least one dive site and they can be dived all year round, even during the monsoon. Diving starts usually around 9.00am in the morning and finishes at about 3.00pm in the afternoon.

Besides the beautiful fish and colorful coral reefs you'll find several small caves and caverns. The depths of the area ranges between 15 and 18 meters and the visibility ranges between 10 and 20 meters due to the season, tides, thermoclines and currents.

Last Updated: 05 Mar 2008