Phi Phi island is one of the most beautiful Spots in Thailand and there are millions of people who visit the islands every year, either for a One day trip or overnight in one of its beautiful resorts. The island is located in the Andaman Sea in Krabi Province, however it can be reached from both Krabi and Phuket. There are many things that can be done at Phi Phi island no matter how long you will be visiting it. In this article we will be highlighting a lot of useful information related to traveling to Phi Phi island so you can plan your next trip easier and more confidently.
How to reach Phi Phi island.
As mentioned earlier, Phi Phi island is Located in Krabi Province. You can reach Phi Phi island from Krabi by Taking one of the boats operating daily (either speed boat or Ferry Boats). You can also do the same if you are located in Phuket. It takes around 1 and half hours to reach Phi Phi from Krabi if you are taking the ferry Boat. If you are departing from Phuket, that will take about 45 minutes. The main Pier in Phuket where the Boats Depart to Phi phi is Rassada Pier located in the southeast Part of Phuket near Phuket town.
During the raining season in Thailand, the Boats Schedule might be affected and some boat trips can be canceled for safety reasons. The rainy season in Thailand is between August and September (Also Called as the Monsoon Season).
What to do in Phi Phi island
When you go for a Phi Phi island Tour, there are many things that can be done and explored during the trip. First of all, you will be able to enjoy swimming in the crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches at Phi Phi Don (The Main Island in Phi Phi), you will also be able to do the same at the Famous Maya Bay. In addition to Swimming, You will visit the Monkey beach where you can see the monkeys relaxing by the beach and eating their own bananas. You will also enjoy snorkeling in some of the best Snorkeling spots in Thailand around Phi Phi islands.
Some Boat operators combine their Phi Phi island tour with other nearby islands as well such as Bamboo island and Khai island. In case you visit one of these islands, you will have the chance to swim in the Best clear beaches.
Accommodation in Phi Phi island
There is also the option to overnight at Phi Phi islands which is a very good idea especially for honeymooners. It’s a great idea to combine Phi Phi with Krabi or Phuket to make a Perfect Honeymoon itinerary in the south of Thailand.
There are several Amazing Hotels located in Phi Phi Don where you can enjoy an outstanding beach Holiday in a tropical paradise. The Best resorts at Phi Phi Don island are: Zeevola, Saii Phi Phi resort, Holiday Phi Phi Village and others.