Budget-Friendly Things to Do in Ko Phi Phi Don

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  • Bec
    Birmingham, UK490 contributions
    The walk up to the viewpoints isn’t too bad, take your time and perhaps avoid the midday. The best time to be up there is 9/10am due to the positioning of the sun and make sure to be up there at high tide to get the beautiful turquoise beach view, as the beach does drain almost completely during low tide.
    Walk through the first viewpoint and get to viewpoint 2 for the best view. You can walk directly to viewpoint 2 if you don’t like stairs up more of a nature track which starts at the beach.
    Sunset is also insane, keep watching even if you don’t think there’s going to be much of a sunset as it might just surprise you.
    Written 14 September 2022
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  • Tee Marz
    London, UK152 contributions
    I travelled here as a family and absolutely loved it. I was with a tour company and they were brilliant. The island itself is magnificent and I would highly recommend. Had food and drinks by the beach, walked around, explored. Met some amazing people and had a general great time. Would def love to go again!
    Written 27 August 2022
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  • Bec
    Birmingham, UK490 contributions
    The walk from town to long beach is really nice, and the beach is of course from the name very spacious so there’s plenty of room to find your spot and relax. It’s also just on the shore of shark point if you fancy a snorkel to see some black tip reef sharks! The current can be relatively strong here to make sure to swim when there are others in the water and that you are a confident swimmer for the point.
    The beach is really clean, probably being in front of the resort helps.
    Written 14 September 2022
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  • Os79
    Leysin, Switzerland2 contributions
    We went off for a day trip by longtail boat.
    We did some snorkeling and we saw Maya Bay.
    Our Guide asked us if we want to see Monkey Beach.
    Our kids never saw monkeys in the wild, so a new experience.

    Although we were on a quite distance of the monkeys. Around 20 meters.
    2 monkeys ran to a guy in front of us. He stepped away and 1 monkey saw my daughter and positioned next to her. The other moment the other monkey just came over and bit her in her leg. Just all in 1 second.

    So you have to be aware!!
    Although it was a small bite, we did all Rabies vaccins.
    We learned our lesson, be very careful with wild animals!
    Better safe than sorry..
    Written 7 September 2022
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  • Shahrzad sh
    Iran2,236 contributions
    In my opinion, this is one of the most beautiful beaches on the islands around Phuket. A unique beach with white sand. We had lunch here, and after that we had an hour to swim and relax by the beach. If you are lucky, you may also get this experience and stop on a tour of one of the islands.
    Written 6 October 2021
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  • hunglow
    Phuket, Thailand1,416 contributions
    great place to go snorkeling. just around the corner from the Phi Phi island village and you can hire a long tail for not sure how much or there is a walking path.
    Written 24 February 2021
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  • Joline A
    Lafayette, IN269 contributions
    Our tour stopped at this cave. It was best to see it from the outside briefly, but you’re not allowed to go in. We snorkeled nearby and the snorkeling was incredible. From the outside you can see they have tall bamboo, so the cave must be very tall.
    Written 23 June 2022
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  • Skirmont
    Bangkok, Thailand56 contributions
    It took us maybe two hours hike from phi phi pier to get to this beach but it was worth it. It is further so not many tourists go there. It is possible to reach it by boat as well. If you will hike prepare for about an hour walk. The beach itself is beautiful, when we got there there was no people. Water is so clear that a bit further in the sea you can see corals and littles fishes. Beautiful place. Would recommend to hike there from the morning and leave before it gets dark.
    Written 10 August 2019
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  • G2Kpauly
    Melbourne, Australia1,607 contributions
    Yeah I thought this beach was ok but not the nicest on phi phi for sure. I thought ton Sai beach was nicer and the water cleaner!
    Written 28 April 2022
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  • Devendra G
    Gurugram (Gurgaon), India775 contributions
    The island is beautiful and be watched from the boat. Tourists are not allowed to get down at the island. We visited the place on our four island visit to phi phi. Beautiful and scenic place.
    Written 9 February 2020
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  • David
    Oxford, UK1,252 contributions
    Whilst koh Phi Phi has not been hit significantly by covid cases to my knowledge (in fact, then islanders report the. Population is 100% vaccinated), the impact on tourism has been stark.

    In 2017 I visited Phi Phi. The change in 2021 is stark. Whilst the pier seafront bears the infrastructure of mass tourism (burger King and McDonald's prominent) visitors are lacking. Promenades that would once have been crammed are now empty.

    Which makes visiting the tonsai seafront a very different experience.
    Written 26 July 2021
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  • Jen MonteCarlo
    Dammam, Saudi Arabia396 contributions
    It was a wonderful sunny day to start beach and island hopping. Enjoyed the scenery the whole journey from loh lana bay and around other island such aa monkdy beach, viking cave, maya beach and more
    Written 20 June 2019
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  • Jo-anne R
    Sydney, Australia29 contributions
    From the get-go when I was walking past and randomly stopped to ask a few questions Mina and Hannah were extremely helpful and just fun to be around.

    My instructor, Alex was not only extremely patient and great at giving instructions he made the whole process of obtaining my advanced open water and nitrox licenses super easy.

    Would highly recommend their services! The boat they provided was the best on Phi Phi and they provided one of the best experiences I have ever encountered whilst diving.

    And don't be afraid to do a night dive, it was the highlight of my stay on Phi Phi and words really cannot explain the beauty found underwater at night!
    Written 1 October 2022
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  • Gilad S
    Budapest, Hungary4 contributions
    We enjoyed so much! The crew were very experienced and kind. He took personal guide and photographer who made the trip super cool
    Written 1 October 2022
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  • Jamie K
    1 contribution
    Really nice and helpful crew. Great organization and beautiful places. The Crew is also including wishes for diving spots. Would recommend 100%
    #teamcarlos
    Written 18 September 2022
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