Situated opposite the busy resort of Phuket on Thailand’s mainland, Krabi offers holidaymakers a tranquil, laid-back escape on the breath-taking Andaman Sea. With lively markets, stunning accommodation and powder white beaches, Krabi is the perfect destination for those in need of a tropical escape.BeachesWith 150km of stunning coastline, Krabi has plenty of beaches to boast about. Ao Nang, Krabi’s most popular beach offers white sands, affordable accommodation, and a choice of activities to get involved in. For holidaymakers seeking a more low-key escape, the tropical paradise of Railay Beach is calling your name.Food & DrinkThai food has taken the world by storm but nothing beats the authentic homemade delicacies you’ll find along the streets of Krabi. For a real taste of Thailand, dine with the locals at the downtown Krabi market where you can tuck into an assortment of soups, spring rolls, seafood skewers, coconut candies, and those world-famous Thai curries.CultureWith influences from China and India, Krabi offers visitors to Thailand a charming mix of cultures. Friendly locals and a laid-back coastal lifestyle make Krabi one of Thailand’s best choices for a chilled-out beach escape.NightlifeWith lively markets, delicious dining, and unforgettable entertainment performances on offer throughout the area, there’s something in Krabi for everyone. Whether you prefer tucking into local delicacies at the Krabi town night market, dancing the night away at an Ao Nang beach party, or just sipping cocktails on the Railay Beach waterfront, nights in Krabi are never dull.Important InformationFlight Time: Please be aware that travel durations may vary as flights to Krabi require a connection.Time Difference: +6hrCurrency: Thai bahtOfficial Language: ThaiVaccinationsPlease check with your healthcare provider for all up to date vaccination advice before booking your holiday.
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While Krabi has an alluring year-round average temperature of 29°C, its climate is split into two distinct seasons: wet and dry. There is little difference in temperature throughout the year, however, from May and October you may experience heavier rainfall than usual with before moving into the dry season of November and March.
Things To Do on Krabi Holidays
Night MarketOnce the sun sets on Krabi town, its streets come alive with the sights, smells, and stalls of the famous night market, which takes place every weekend. With 70+ food stalls (including its famous coconut ice cream vendor), local merchants and local musicians, a visit to the Krabi night market is not an experience to be missed out on.Adrenaline JunkieMore than just a pretty coastline, Krabi offers some of the best spots for the more adventurous traveller to test their metal. Go rock climbing on Railay Beach, white water rafting down the Song Phraek River, hang-gliding along the coast, or abseiling down the seaside cliff-fronts for an unforgettable holiday experience.Let’s get SpiritualIt just wouldn’t be right to visit Thailand and not check at least one of their beautiful Buddhist temples and if you’re in Krabi, definitely take the time to visit the breath-taking Tiger Cave Temple. Nestled in a jungle valley and spread throughout a network of natural caves, the temple also offers stunning panoramic views of the surrounding jungle and sea from its peak.Natural WonderBeautifully in tune with nature, Krabi has its fair share of natural beauty just waiting to be discovered. Refresh in the Klong Thom Hot Springs, swim in the Thung Teao Forest Natural Park’s Crystal Lagoon, or get up close and personal with the local wildlife as you glide through the mangroves on a kayak tour.