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Address: on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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The world famous Maya Bay, location of the film “The Beach” starring...

The world famous Maya Bay, location of the film “The Beach” starring Leonardo Dicaprio, located in Phi Phi Ley, with white sandy beach, surrounded by gigantic limestone cliffs and coral reefs.

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Whilst we did enjoy our time at Maya Bay - it was absolutely packed with tourists. The view is incredible!

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Whilst we did enjoy our time at Maya Bay - it was absolutely packed with tourists. The view is incredible!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this beach along with other islands on a boat tour. We came in the morning around 9am, there were a couple of hundred people already on the beach but it didn't seem to cramped and were able to take a few pictures without people in the way. However within an hour there was no room to move around... More 

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Thank Sarah S
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The prized beach of the Phi Phi islands and the location for the movie, The Beach with DiCaprio. Don't expect a secluded private beach. Expect a beach swarming with people. Still worth seeing, because it is beautiful!

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Thank TBLJTiki
Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Maya Bay is an amazing place! White sand and blue sea. Everything you expect from a beach and more. Can be a bit crowded but it didnt make my stay less enjoyable!

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Shanghai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped here around 3pm for lunch break on our diving trip, it was not busy at all, but also it looks really quite normal, not the magical place people make it sound like. Not worth paying for a special trip here in my opinion.

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Thank Andie_laShanghai
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Getting out and about is great. Lots to see away from the busyness of the main areas. Look for a an independent long tail boat and do your own thing.

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Thank Cath5912
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Simply stunning! Can get very busy so best to go early in the morning. Beautiful white sand, with crystal clear water.

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Thank tracey g
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Was here with a day tour! Went to koh phi phi in the low season. So there weren't that many people there. Really nice there! Would definitely recommend it!

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Thank Daniëlle K
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this island on a day tour of the phi phi islands. It was one of our first stops and we were so disappointed. The crowds and tourists made the hour that we were there very long! If you do go get there before 9.00am and leave as soon as the many boats start turning up!

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Thank Deirdre980
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Maya bay is a very beautiful and picturesque place to visit. It has bright white sand and clear turquoise waters. There is also a lagoon about 300 metres away that is also very picturesque. However, it is extremely busy which can be quite stressful. Not a place you are able to sit down and relax on to take in the... More 

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