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Fossil Shell Beach

| Ban Laem Pho, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Nice place but...

It is really a very beautiful place. I liked tge place but there was no specific guidance and any... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Max N
via mobile
Stop by for a look

One of three fossil beaches in the area. Interesting place to checkout genuine fossils. Looks like... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
GotUsWandering
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  • Excellent3%
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2 weeks ago
“Nice place but...”
4 weeks ago
“Stop by for a look”
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| Ban Laem Pho, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is really a very beautiful place. I liked tge place but there was no specific guidance and any kind of useful information about it. It worth a visit just if you have time and 200 Baht extra in your pocket otherwise Klong muang beach...More

Thank Max N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of three fossil beaches in the area. Interesting place to checkout genuine fossils. Looks like broken concrete. Kids were bored with it.

Thank GotUsWandering
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A little bit boring, but if you want to get into the mood and spirit of the reason you came to visit, you will be walking on one of only 3 Fossil Shell Beaches on the Planet. Quite the experience if you think about it.

1  Thank jbene777
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We rented a car so we drove there. Pretty easy to find as there are sign boards everywhere. As usual entrance fee for foreigners are 10 times more and since my boyfriend is thai, he does all the tickets stuffs while i kept quite pretending...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view. Entrance fees of 200 baht (but we were charged much cheaper,i dont why.maybe my other half look like thai man hehe) there are a number of shops which sells souvenirs and real pearls at good price.

1  Thank Aslynndaa M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went there riding our scooters and was happy with the shopping location. Cheap T-shirts and souvenirs for us to bring home. Gave the fossil shell a miss since it will cost us a 100baht each just to go view dead fossil shells accumulated in the...More

2  Thank edyfarhan
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We found this beach when riding scooter in the way back to AoNang, well it worth the visit, entrance fee is 200B per person to walk into the fossil beach, but the get only 100 per person that day. you can find some drinks and...More

1  Thank Sobhan S
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The views are the best bit you have to pay 200baht to go in and there is nothing really to see. We went down a walkway and walked round in the sea there are some stalls but other than that not much to do

1  Thank J0anne89
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We found this beach whilst driving around on a moped exploring Krabi. Unfortunately the tide was in so we couldn't see a lot of the fossils. The lady on the gate did not charge us to go into the reserve. we spent some time walking...More

Thank Leanne P
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

The main part of the area where the fossils can be found has been badly damaged very recently by storms and rough seas. It has been closed to visitors, although there is a small display showing some fossil samples. There are many small shops in...More

Thank Virginia D
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