Koh Pai in Krabi
The Koh Pai Islands is situated in the Krabi Province, around forty-km from both Phuket and Krabi. It is also close to Yung Island and can be reached within 1.5 hrs of taking a ferry.
The island suffered heavy damage due to the recent natural calamity of the Tsunami. However, presently much of the island has been on the verge of restoration.
The Islands first became famous after they got featured in the Hollywood Blockbuster “The Beach”. Warm crystalline water and golden sandy beaches instantly charmed the visitors and the beach has since been on the visitor’s list of attractions.
A broad coral reef can be found on the south side of the beach. The beach offers numerous water-sports activities like Scuba-diving, kayaking and Snorkeling.
Visitors can also enjoy rock-climbing and fishing. Accommodation facilities are little scare on the beachside, as most of the bungalows and guesthouses got destroyed in the Tsunami, however larger hotels on the Northern side of the island are still available for resting.