Phuket has become a popular tourist destination in the recent years. If you are planning to go to Phuket then you might want to take a few days off to visit the Koh Phi Phi Islands which are located only 46kms from Phuket and it would take you only 90mins boat ride to reach the destination. The Koh Phi Phi archipelago is made up of 6 small islands each of which is special in its own way. The white sand beaches, clear waters and a great weather are common to all of the islands. If you are planning a beach vacation then Koh Phi Phi has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Koh Phi Phi are listed below.
This beach is known for having the softest sand in all of the Koh Phi Phi beaches. A popular sport for tourists who visit the area is snorkeling. You can get some training from professionals while you are there and look at the beautiful coral formations and amazing fish in the sea around the island. The best time to visit the Long Beach is winter season.
This beautiful crescent shaped beach is located at a walking distance from the Tonsai Bay. The beach has a lot of restaurants and hotels that offer both local and international foods. The beach is perfect for one day trips to the beach where you can have fun swimming and relaxing.
This beach is perhaps the most famous beach in Thailand. It was setting of a popular movie “The Beach”, 1999. The beach is splendid with limestone cliffs, palm trees, white sands and large corals. The place is perfect for a picnic with friends and family. You can also enjoy numerous water activities.
Long Tong Beach:
The beach is located in the northern region of the Phi Phi Islands and can only be accessed by long tail boat. The beach is a secluded, quiet place making it perfect for a romantic getaway. The beach is located close to islands of Koh Phai and Koh Yung so you can plan to visit all these places in a single day.