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“krabi town”(10 reviews)
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With an exotic climate, a fantastic climbing site and a nearby beach, Ao Phra Nang is a magnet for visitors to Thailand.
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Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Compared to Pattaya or Phuket, Krabi and Ao Nang are more laid back but have plenty to do. The beaches aren't overcrowded, there is plenty of night life, the water is a beautiful turqoise, and the islands are accessible. One note, there are Veranus (water...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is the good place to stay in term of convenience. You could go to day and night market to eat and shopping. Get a tours or trip are very easy and low price which has many tour desk in many shops and also...More

Thank Porncheewin S
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Visited in 2012 and loved the laid back vibe and small town feel of Ao Nang so I was a little taken aback to see how much things have changed since. Sure some developments were good but the charm of the Ao Nang I knew...More

2  Thank Melvin O
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a pretty beach near to Ao Nang, and not as busy as others. You can get here by boat, and it's on the way to Railay.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is the perfect place for a marriage proposal. I didn't...but you could! We walked over from our hotel at the Avatar at around 8am. The caves on the way are super cool! When we arrived there may have been another 4 or 5 people...More

1  Thank Lucassaurus
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Some discrepancies in reviews. Ao nang is the town with all the stores along the beachfront which has the gravelly sand. This beach is the one you walk to at Railay Beach as you pass under the caves. At the end is the princess Cave...More

Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 18 April 2018

A pleasant beach, a good place to watch the sunset. Lots of boats going back and forth. Its slightly gravelly and not white sands as you would expect. Its very busy with loads of restaurants facing the beach.

Thank joannehurley
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Really nice bit of rain for an hour or so each day but nice atmosphere in low season very picturesque to look out to sea . Would recommend even though chance of rain .

Thank Tobyscruff
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is one of the overcrowded beaches located fairly close to Ao Nang town and accessible by boat from there. Half the beach is taken up with boats and the rest by hordes of tourists. At the end of the beach is an interesting cave...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Please do not have a holiday in Ao Nang, It is ok to travel on to the Islands but two weeks is really too much. It seems there are more Indians than Thais here and got very bored of been beckoned into Indian Restaurants, I...More

Thank jgl69
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20 February 2016|
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Response from xuanlocdoc | Reviewed this property |
Your IT is great but you cannot get it all done in 2 days. Ao Nang is close to everything. Fantastic beaches and good snorkeling but these areas are very crowded with tourists until sometime after April. Forget the... More
2 April 2015|
Response from Melvin O | Reviewed this property |
Ao Phra Nang is Ao Nang as a whole. The beach on Railay is Phra Nang Cave Beach.