Krabi – an attractive destination in Thailand- is located between Phang Nga and Trang island which owns 150-kilometer coast with blue water and beautiful white sand beaches. In addition, nature also gives this land a huge forest cover with limestone hills, caves, waterfalls and wildlife. Coming here, you will have the opportunity to take part in many activities for the family such as climbing and fishing. These are our guides to make your trip in Krabi more memorable.
The costs when backpacking Krabi
The easiest way to get Krabi is to travel to Bangkok then take the bus to Krabi. It takes about 13 hours to get to Krabi from Bangkok. Another way is to travel by train. However, the train only runs from Hua Lam Phong (Bangkok) station to Sura Thani, you still have to get the bus from there to Krabi.
The second way to take the airplane from Vietnam to Bangkok then travel to Krabi. If you departure from Tan Son Nhat international airport, the ticket price ranges from 3 to 6 million dongs, depending on the seasons. If you’are lucky, you can book some cheap tickets. Krabi airport is one of the five busiest airports in the South Thailand, about 12 kilometers to the east-north of the city center. If you travel by taxi from the airport to Ao Nang, the price is about 500-700 bath for the four-seat taxi. If you travel in the group of four, you can save money.
You can choose bus or taxi to travel around Krabi. If you go to islands in the area or go Phuket, Ao Nang and Maya, you can travel by high-speed train. You can get the information about the bus schedule, taxi or on in the hotel, airport or from the tour guide.
The accommodation cost in Krabi is not too expensive, comparing to other tourism area. The price ranges from 400 bahts to 2000 bahts per night. In Krabi, there are so many resorts with the sea view. The price is expensive but the services are very good.
It cannot deny that Thailand is the paradise of street food. Walking around here, you will be overwhelmed by a lot of delicious dishes such as: mango sticky rice, grilled cuts, tom Kha, son tam, care, tom yum. The price of these dishes ranges from 100 bahts to 500 bahts. The vegetarian food is also sold here.
Saving tips when traveling there
Book the ticket in advance
If you come to Krabi beaches, you will see a lot of interesting activities and entertainment services. Therefore, it’s difficult for you to choose the activities and you don’t know the cost of them. The tip for you is to choose before you travel. That also helps you arrange the time and plan rationally.
In addition, booking the ticket online can help you save money because the online ticket is much cheaper.
Prepare food and drink
Try street food
Must-see destinations in Krabi
Ao Nang Beach