Krabi tour packages & holidays
Krabi as a tour and holiday destination
Krabi town is the capital of the Krabi Province in Thailand. This area is known for its limestone rocks and its dozens of beautiful tropical islands. Even if you have never been to Krabi, you have probably seen photos of the giant rocks surrounded by the clear turquoise sea. Krabi town is an ideal base for exploring the province and the offshore islands. The coastal location in southern Thailand makes the town itself an attractive place to stay.
Things to do in Krabi
Krabi town is always busy with tourists passing through on their way to the islands and the beaches. The town has many good hotels, great restaurants and markets, good shopping opportunities and a busy nightlife. Even though many people only stop here briefly on their way to the beaches, many expatriates have made their homes in Krabi. The town is a good base for arranging trips to the beaches, and most visitors will see at least Ao Nang Bay. The bay itself is beautiful and you can also take boat trips to nearby islands. There are also caves around Krabi, easily accessed by boats.
Best time to visit Krabi
Krabi has a tropical climate so it is mostly hot and humid. The best time to visit Krabi for a holiday is from the beginning of November to the end of February. The temperatures are slightly lower during this season and there will only be occasional rain showers. The rainy season starts around June and the rainiest months are August and September. There are several daily flights to Krabi from Bangkok and from other destinations in Thailand. If you are looking for a relaxed coastal town with good food, nightlife and many opportunities for beach excursion, Krabi is an ideal holiday destination.