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Koh Panyi (Floating Muslim Village)

Ko Panyi Subdistrict, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Ko Panyi Subdistrict, Krabi Town, Thailand
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"phang nga bay"
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"soccer field"
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"beautiful mosque"
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"an eye opener"
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"first hand"
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"souvenir shops"
in 5 reviews
"james bond"
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"tour group"
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"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"take pictures"
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"low tide"
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"long tail boat"
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"school"
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"villagers"
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"playground"
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Koh Panyi is not actually in Krabi, but rather 95 k.m away in Pang Nga Province close to "James Bond Island". It's about 30 minutes off shore so must be reached by long tail boat. The seafood is so fresh from the nets and expertly...More

Thank Dennis H
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

In all honesty this was the most uncomfortable we felt all holiday, we did not feel at ease at all - the poverty was very apparent, the smell was quite unpleasant but at the same time it was also mesmerising seeing how the community had...More

Thank zoeliana
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I did it with James bond island tour it's small village of Muslim community having Mosque one playground (on water).Tourist guide take you from one end to other end by walking. Don't miss the queue. One time watch only

Thank Blooms T
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I did enjoy visiting Koh Panyi and learning about their history and their way of life and they built the “floating island” or “village on the water” with the use of floatable plastic. They have also build mosques, a school, restaurants on water. During the...More

Thank Nikita S
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Got the opportunity to visit Panyee as part of a day tour to James Bond Islands. Put your organized lunch at the village restuarant. It was a totally unique experience. We marvelled at how nobody had lost their lives in the 2004 Tsunami in this...More

Thank KerinLisaN
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Because this visit was included in trip package I had to go there again. In 3 years changed only one thing - BIG restaurant for visitors. You get lunch, nothing special, good chicken. Drinks not included, of course NO alcohol, no beer. Many shops, stink,...More

1  Thank Lucia A
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is excellent there I eaten the best food in Thailand. Maybe you’ll see a man with a monkey and he’ll ask for money if you want the monkey to sit in your shoulder and take a picture with it. Please do not encourage...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Fortunately were on very early morning start trip 5am, otherwise this would be crowded. Lunch was very nice and completely not spicy. However the place was created by people who don't want you there - they are not happy to have the crowds, it's only...More

1  Thank Olenka1980
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a buffet lunch on our boat tour. Lunch was very good. Then we were given an hour to explore the market. We were disappointed by the market. Lots of starved pets and poor wild caught birds trapped in tiny cages. The people...More

1  Thank boleynbird
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here and then a walk around. Nothing special with all shops selling the same cheap tat Food at restaurant was good

1  Thank mp8625
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