Reunite in Krabi, a tropical paradise where every sunrise is a burst of colour, where naturally rugged shorelines and dramatic limestone karsts remain unspoiled. As it’s been a while, rediscover with us the not to miss locales across this tropical getaway!
Book your next stay in Krabi at Amari Vogue Krabi HERE. We’re located at the northern end of Tubkaek Beach in a quiet ocean-facing setting, so you know we’ve got the sun, sand, and surf covered. For added sparkle to your stay, we’re just 40 minutes from Krabi Town, teeming with restaurants, markets and nightlife.
The Hong Islands are a collection of tropical islands off the Krabi coast. The main island is only a 20-minute long-tail boat ride away from Amari Vogue Krabi. An ideal hideaway for a day of lounging on the white sand beach, snorkelling, swimming, or kayaking in the turquoise lagoon.
Another highlight is a scenic long-tail boat ride to Hong Lagoon, where the entrance channel is around 10 meters wide and will simply take your breath away.
𝐇𝐨𝐧𝐠 𝐈𝐬𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐕𝐢𝐞𝐰𝐩𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐭
Taking the 419-step stairway to the 360° viewpoint is one of the best ways to admire the beautiful collection of Hong Islands. Once you climb to the top, you will be blown away by the 360-degree panorama of emerald waters dotted with the beautiful peaks across the Andaman Sea.
𝐃𝐫𝐚𝐠𝐨𝐧 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐌𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐧
Take the path less travelled and discover a new side of Krabi with the 4 km scenic trail to the top of Dragon Crest Mountain. At 565 meters above sea level you’ll enjoy breathtaking, panoramic views of Krabi’s coastline. Best of all, the trail entrance is within walking distance of Amari Vogue Krabi. The hiking trail is quite demanding and may take 1–2 hours to finish, so visitors should come well-prepared. [Map]
𝐃𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐚𝐞𝐧𝐠 𝐃𝐨𝐢 𝐕𝐢𝐞𝐰𝐩𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐭
Din Daeng Doi, Krabi’s newest attraction, is a stunning viewpoint atop a little hill. An easy 10-to 15-minute ascent awaits, unveiling the limestone vista of Krabi’s mountains set against the unique coastline. It’s incredibly gorgeous before sunrise when mist covers the mountains and transforms the landscape into a wonderland. [Map]
𝐏𝐡𝐢 𝐏𝐡𝐢 𝐈𝐬𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬
Known for its beautiful emerald waters and unspoiled beaches. The Phi Phi Islands are a group of six islands, the two largest being Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Leh, which can be accessed by a 45-minute speedboat ride or a 90-minute ferry ride from Krabi.
The larger and more crowded Phi Phi Don attracts hundreds of visitors to its immaculate beaches. The smaller, isolated Phi Phi Leh has stunning coves and beaches, including the renowned Maya Bay.
Between November and April, when the weather is milder, and showers are less frequent, is the best time to visit Koh Phi Phi.
Klong Root is a beautiful spring water oasis surrounded by lush mangroves. The fresh air welcomes you as you enter, and the crystal clear water invites you to take a plunge. Kayaking across this tranquil lagoon is the ideal activity for a day of fun and adventure. [Map]
𝐓𝐢𝐠𝐞𝐫 𝐂𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐓𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞
Set amidst a beautiful forest this is one of the Thailand’s most interesting temples, and so named because of a rock outgrowth that resembles a tiger’s claw. The main attraction is the “footprint of the Buddha” atop a 300-metre limestone tower, which is topped by a huge gilded Buddha statue, and accessible via a stairway with 1,272 steps. [Map]
𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚 𝐓𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐖𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐨𝐧𝐠𝐤𝐨𝐥 𝐓𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞
Maha That Wachira Mongkol Temple boasts the highest pagoda in southern Thailand, standing 45 meters tall. The pagoda’s design is comparable to that of Putthakaya or Mahabodhi Temple in India, where the Buddha attained enlightenment. It is huge and full of stunning intricacies that must be seen to be believed. The art on the pagoda’s interior walls is just as impressive as the stunning exterior. [Map]
𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐅𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭
Krabi’s trendiest cafe, Into the Forest, is hidden in a beautiful valley with towering mountains as its backdrop, and the front entrance is a lush rubber grove. The wooden bridge that towers above the verdant meadows leading up to the shop makes an excellent setting for your Instagram-worthy snaps. [Map]
𝐀𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐲 𝐁𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡 𝐁𝐚𝐫 & 𝐂𝐚𝐟𝐞
You can’t go wrong with the Andalay Beach Bar & Café, a beachside restaurant and cafe next to Klong Muang beach. The shop structure is made of bamboo, giving it a funky and tropical vibe, with seating options including bean bags, swings on the beach or elevated “tree huts”. A great spot to relax and take in the views with great company. [Map]