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Krabi
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s a southern province on Thailand's Andaman  seaboard  with perhaps the country's oldest   history     of continued   settlement. After dating   stone   tools, ancient colored     pictures,   beads,   pottery and skeletal remains  found in the province's  many cliffs and caves, it is thought that Krabi has  been home    to homo sapiens since the  period  25,000 -  35,000 B.C. In recorded  times it was called    the 'Ban Thai Samor', and was one of twelve   towns   that  used, before people were widely literate, the monkey  for  their standard. At that time, c. 1200 A.D., Krabi was tributary  to the Kingdom of Liger, a city on the Kara Peninsula's east coast  better known today as  Nakhon Si Thammarat...  Read more


Administration
Krabi is  divided into eight districts : Amphoe Muang   (Krabi Town),   Khao Panom, Khlong Thom, Plai Phraya, Ko Lanta, Ao Luk, and   Lam Thap and,   Nhua   Khlong.



Size, Location and Boundaries
Krabi is on the Andaman Sea coast of south-west Thailand,   between 7' 30" and 8' 30" north latitude, and 98' 30" and   99' 30"   west  longitude. Total area is 4,709   square  kilometers bounded thus :

North   Connects with Phang-nga and Sura   Thani  Provinces.
South
 
Connects with Trang Provinces and the   Andaman Sea.
East
  
Connects with Trang and Nakhon Si Thammarat Provinces. 
West
  
Connects with Phang-nga Provinces and the Andaman Sea.  


Distances from Krabi to

  Nearby provinces(kms.)   Its districts (kms.)
Phang Nga 86 Ao Luk 43
Phuket 176 Plai Pharaya 66
Trang 131 Khao Panom 39
Phattalung 193 Khlong Thom 42
Surat Thani 211 Koh Lanta 45
Nakhon Si Thammarat 233 Lam Thap 67
Satun 276 Nua Khlong 17
 
Population   Krabi's estimated population, as of September   1999, is 344,610 
 
Ao Nang Beach
Krabi Town
Khlong Muang  Beach
Nopparatara Beach
Railay Beach
Phulay Beach
Tubkaak Beach
Ao Namao Beach
Had Yao (Long Beach)
Koh Lanta
Koh Phi Phi
Koh Jum
Koh Klang
 
 

Thai Foods
One of the greatest joys of Thailand, and especially Samui, is the superb cuisine. Abundant and, combined with.....

  Thai Fruits
Thailand's rich soil yields an extraordinary variety of fruits including more than two dozen kinds of bananas and of course the.....
 

Thai Herbs
Many herbs and spices used in Thai cuisine have beneficial medicinal properties. Herewith are some examples....

 

Thing to do
Snorkeling and scuba diving |  Rock Climbing  | Sea canoe  |  Sea Kayak | Shopping

 

How to get here
From Bangkok take Route 4, passing Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khirikhan, Chumphon, Ranong, and .....
By Cars
|  By Bus  | By Train |  By Air

 

Religion
There are thousands of temples, or wat, in Thailand. Some of these vary in style and size but according to the principles of.....
Wat
|  Bot  | Chofah | Checi |  Prang | Mondop | Ho Trai | Viharn | Sala | Naga

 

Currency
There are 100 Satang in 1 Baht (B=Baht)
There are 10, 5 and 1 Baht coins, and 50 and 25 Satang coins.

 

Visa & Custom
All visitors entering Thailand must possess valid passports.  Visas.....

 
 

Attraction by Ampere ( District )
Ampere Ao Luk
| Ampere Khao Phanom | Ampere Muang | Ampere Nua Khlong |  Ampere Khlong Thom Koh Phi Phi | Koh Lanta

 
 
Featured Hotels
675116
Krabi Tipa Resort
Ao Nang
from THB 1770
675481
Thalane Resort
Ao Tha Lane
from THB 1300
675583
Banana Beach Resort
Koh Lanta Yai, Klong
from THB 990
675616
Dawn Of Happiness Nat
Ao Nang
from THB 700
675608
Arthaya Villas
Koh Lanta Yai, Phra A
from THB 1359
675602
Lanta For Rest
Koh Lanta Yai, Klong
from THB 1056
675603
Apple A Day Resort
Ao Nang
from THB 1453
675601
Lanta Lapaya Resort
Koh Lanta Yai, Klong
from THB 1320
675598
White Elephant Krabi
Ao Nam Mao Beach
from THB 750
675595
Kiss Hometel Krabi
Ao Nang
from THB 585
675592
Snow House
Ao Nang
from THB 750
675588
The Wings Boutique Ho
Koh Lanta Yai, Klong
from THB 1590
675584
Akanak Resort
Ao Tha Lane
from THB 1700
675580
Avatar Railay Krabi
Railay Beach East
from THB 1200
675573
Lanta Intanin Resort
Koh Lanta Yai, Klong
from THB 700
675572
Orbit Key Hotel
Krabi Town
from THB 1100
675570
Seava House Ao-Nang K
Ao Nang
from THB 2500
675571
Till Thong Garden
Lam Thab
from THB 749
675568
Wanna Dream Villas Ao
Ao Nang
from THB 1300
675562
Marina Express-FISHER
Ao Nang
from THB 1221
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