This natural pool is a majestic bit of nature. Thanks to the abundance of minerals from surrounding limestone hills gives this pool a sparkling green shade. Part of the Khao Phra Bang Khram Nature Reserve, the Emerald Pool is filled with pure spring water filtered from thermal hot springs that are deep underground.
Koh Phi Phi
Without doubt Thailand’s party capital. This is the place to go if you want to let your hair down and have some fun. There are a copious amount of beaches, lagoons and coves that will seduce and make you want to stay here even longer. You will also notice the amazing karst formations that will grab your attention instantly.
Dragon Crest Mountain
Put your hiking boots on and climb Dragon Crest Mountain. The dense, green vegetation here is a far cry from the sun soaked sand of the beach. It is a 4 kilometer trail that is fairly steep, so it is quite a challenging climb, you are rewarded with awesome views at the top.
This small market town has trendy bars, hipster cafes and vibrant night markets. This is your chance to explore the local culture; whether you want clothing, souvenirs and handicrafts this is the place to go. This is also the spot to try some great Thai food.
People from all over the world head here for a climb, even if you are a first timer you will find a section you can scale. If you are hardcore you will find something for you here too.
This river is another adventure activity for adrenaline junkies, whether you are a newbie or experienced paddler you will find fun water run. The white water of the river combines drops and turns as navigate past the rocks and frothing rapids.
Tiger Cave Temple
Don’t be misled by the name, there are no tigers here. The temple sits on top of a 1237 staircase, you will find yourself walking in-between macaques who are not shy as they might even use you for a lift to the top.
Khlong Tom Hot Springs
The perfect way to wind down and relax, these hot springs are surrounded dense rainforest, it is a place to go and replenish the soul, the warm water supposedly has healing properties, so enjoy.
Hin Daeng and Hin Muang
Found in the southernmost part of Krabi in Koh Lanta, Hin Daeng and Hin Muang are huge underwater rock formations that are packed with resplendent corals and buzzing marine life. This is a highlight on any diving trip to Thailand.
You are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to stunning peninsula’s in Thailand. Railay probably tops the lot. The bright green waters gorgeously contrast the stunning white sands, not only is it easy on the eye but you have a vast array of activities to choose from such as snorkelling, rock-climbing and just some good old fashioned exploring.