If you want to explore the tropical side on your Thailand travel, famous destinations on the southern side such as Krabi is a must-visit. An increase in worldwide popularity was made possible by the beautiful islands around Krabi such as Ao Nang and Phi Phi Islands.
However, the beauty of this place isn’t only evident in coastal areas. In fact, there are lots of attractions in the city itself for you to explore. One thing’s for sure, the beautiful vistas of Krabi Thailand can’t be missed in this lifetime!
TIGER CAVE (WAT THAM SUA)
A great number of tourists have started a city tour in Krabi Thailand but there are certain places where you can have a quiet time such as the Tiger Cave (Wat Tham Sua). This Buddhist temple is a very sacred site and it is one of the places to visit in the city.
There are lots of spiritual icons you would find here but the highlight in this temple is the footprint of Buddha. To get here, you would need to a thousand steps up but don’t worry because a rewarding view awaits you!
KRABI HOT SPRING
There is nothing more soothing and relaxing than soaking yourself in nature’s version of hot-tub. Here in Krabi Hot Springs, you would have such experience like no other! The said springs are situated in volcanic chambers with an average temperature of 35-40 degrees Celsius.
Added the fact that the environment surrounding the hot spring is very serene, this would be a great place to loosen up. In addition, you can also visit natural wonders nearby such as the Emerald Pool and Thung Teao Forest Natural Park.
KHAO NGON NAK VIEWPOINT
Aside from water activities, the city tour, and island hopping, you can also hike here! For the most beautiful panoramic view of Krabi Thailand, head on to Khao Ngon Nak Viewpoint. However, it is best to hire a guide or driver since the trail is not easy to find.
There are also organized tours available at tour desks if you want to hike with a group. The way to the viewpoint is not easy as 1,2,3 and you will need to be physically strong for it. Nevertheless, all the hardships will be worth it once you see the beauty of Krabi from above.
KRABI KART SPEEDWAY
Aside from numerous Krabi attractions, you can explore, you can also try out different activities in this town such as riding a kart. There are different types of kart available: single-seat, a double seat for couples and family with kids, and special racing go-kart for experienced drivers and racers.
After driving and racing with your family or friends, you can also try the paintball park just behind the go-kart track for another action-jammed experience!
KRABI CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM
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Whether you are a fan of traditional art or not, the Krabi Contemporary Art Museum is one of the places you should include in your itinerary. This place would make you understand more of the broad range of art in Southeast Asia. Walk along and see the different masterpieces of some of the famous artists in Thailand as well as Southeast Asia.
Aside from being home to some of the best beaches in Thailand, Krabi is a place where you can explore more of the town itself as well. There is not a single attraction in this city that is not worth visiting. So, a trip to this place is definitely worth it!
For the best flights to Krabi, check out and book only at Bangkok Airways.