If you are going to Thailand for a vacation, you may want to know more about this exotic island in Thailand. As one of the most popular beaches in the country, Phi Phi Island is located in ‘s the Andaman Sea about 46 kilometers from Phuket. It is located administratively in Krabi Province. Phi Phi consisted of two main islands which are Phi Phi Leh and Phi Phi Don. If you are planning to visit, you have to plan out everything because you can only go there by renting boats or using the Ferried. If you are using Ferries, it will take about two hours from Phuket and 90 minutes from Krabi or Koh Lanta. You should get started by going to the port in Rassada Pier, located in Phuket Town. Meanwhile, The main ferry port is called Klong Jirad Pier, more to the south of Krabi Town. You can get to the port by one hour driving from Phuket Airport and 30 minutes drive from Krabi’s Airport. Tourist Destination without any Hotel?
Phi-Phi Leh is a natural reservation site which is very popular for its breathtaking picturesque scenery and famous for its crystal clear water with the white sands along the beach, no wonder that it has attentively attracted a lot of tourists. This island was so popular with international tourists due to its appearance as the background for an American movie The Beach starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Through this movie, many people then put this place as their wishlist to visit.
Even though this island is very popular as a tourist destination, you won’t be able to find any human civilization because it is highly protected by the government as a natural reservation site. It is forbidden to build a campsite on the island, but you could rent a boat to sleep overnight! Usually, if you book a travel agency, you can do a lot more activities such as visiting the Viking Cave and stop at Pileh Bay to swim, kayak and snorkel. Then you get to visit Maya Bay just when all the visitors are about to leave! It’s time to enjoy the empty beach, explore the area, barbecue and even take a midnight swim. Sometimes, the tour may provide a luxury boat party near the shores with all of the facilities you may enjoy to hype your vacation.
Meanwhile, Phi Phi Don is the island where you can enjoy all of the tourists’ facilities such as luxury hotels, resorts, pubs, and restaurants. It is perfect for you who are planning to spend the daylight relaxing and to party hard at night. There are few options of place to enjoy your night to the fullest, such as Carlito’s Bar and Slinky Bar which are rated as the most favorable. They also have Reggae Bar and even the Dubliner Irish Pub. Not only that they provide luxury options, but you can also enjoy a backpacker experience to rent a cheap hostel in Phi-Phi Don. All that to enjoy your leisure time in Thailand. Don’t forget to check our travel Vlog in Phi Phi Island down below!