This paradise island is the setting of “The Beach,” the iconic backpacking movie starred by Leonardo DiCaprio & based on the novel written by Alex Garland.
Highlights & lowlights from Detourista adventures in Phi Phi.
The Beach in Maya BayThe Beach on Ko Phi Phi Leh (small island) in Maya Bay, Krabi, Thailand
Phi Phi Big Island viewpointSights from the viewpoint, in Ko Phi Phi Don (big Island), in Krabi, Thailand
Phi Phi long tail boatsColorful long tail boats docked in Ko Phi Phi Don (big island), Krabi, Thailand
Maya Bay snorkelingSnorkeling off the coast of Ko Phi Phi Leh (small island), in Maya Bay, Krabi, Thailand
Phi Phi Islands ferrySights on the ferry from Krabi to Ko Phi Phi Don (big island), in Thailand
Phi Phi Leh Long BeachLong Beach, in Ko Phi Phi Don (big island), Krabi, Thailand
Phi Phi Don beachBeach on the north shore of Ko Phi Phi Don (big island), in Krabi, Thailand
How to go to Phi Phi?
Krabi, the gateway to Phi Phi Islands is 1.5 hours south of Bangkok by plane. Direct ferries are available from Krabi Town. Travel time by ferry takes around 2 hours.
You may also arrive by sea from Phuket.
Where should I book a hotel/hostel?
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