Regarded as the most famous resort areas of the country Thailand, Phi Phi islands boasts of the clear blue waters with sand that stretches immensely. It is an archipelago of 6 islands, with 2 main islands being Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Leh. To reach this largest of the island which is permanently inhabited, tourists can hire a kayak or small wooden boat. It needs 45 minutes or a 90 minutes boat travel to step in this destination from either Phuket or Krabi. This is definitely a very beautiful getaway in South East Asia.
Phi Phi comprises of some pretty beaches, great rock formations, and clear turquoise blue water which has really magnificent marine life in it. The larger island is Phi Phi Don which attracts many travelers to its shores while the smaller island Phi Phi Leh has some calming beaches and bay.
Here's a list of the most significant and enjoyable activities that can be taken up once you reach this island:
Visiting Koh Phi Phi Leh and Maya Bay
This uninhabitated island consists of once beach which is situated in Maya Bay. The natural surroundings of this place has such purity and beauty which no other has. The crystal clear water and powdery sand make the destination so pure and peaceful. Another spot which can be visited here is Viking Cave which has rock paintings which are similar to viking ships
Enjoying at Phi Phi viewpoint
Koh Phi Phi Don has a significant landmark destination known as Phi Phi viewpoint. It has an unusual shape of 'H'. The viewpoint is located at the eastern side of sand strip. The ones fond of photography should surely climb up the viewpoint before lunch time to get the best scenic pictures.
Exploring Bamboo island
The Bamboo island is for sure a bliss for the tourists who look for adventure activities combined with some luxurious time. It offers really good snorkelling opportunities along with the experience of observing coral reefs which are present mostly on the western side. The presence of bar guarantees you some snacks and drinks time with your group.
Taking up adventure sports and other activities-
Diving, considered as prime activity, can be observed in Phi Phi island with immense number of professional divers. The diving sites which carry importance are Shark point, King cruise wreck and Anemone reef situated west between Phi Phi islands and Phuket. Located on and near Koh Phi Phi Leh, Maya Bay, Koh Bida Nok and Nai. Leopard and black tip sharks have their home in Phi Phi. Tours watching and enjoying these sharks will make you have some unforgettable moments. Phi Phi Don comprises of the similar topography as Krabi coast, the reason why rock climbing is popular in this area. Another interesting activity which you can go for is cliff jumping and definitely Phi Phi islands will not disappoint you with its great jumping spots.
Visiting Moo Dee Bay
Known as Loh Moo Dee in Thai language, Moo Dee Bay provides perfect snorkelling opportunities. This is the best spot to escape from the hustle and bustle of crowded places. Hiring a long tail boat near Tonsai Pier will take just 20 minutes to reach you to the beach.
Having fun at Captain Bob's sailing booze cruise
The partygoers should not miss this cruise. Departing from Tonsai Bay, the cruise stops at Monkey Beach, Maya Bay, Loh Samah, Pi Leh Bay and Wang Long Cove. It offers golden chance for tourists to have fun around by fishing, snorkelling, cliff jumping and kayaking. It is just a pristine experience to see the sunset from Wang Long Cove situated on the west coast of Koh Phi Phi Don.
Learning cooking skills at Pum Thai
If you want to know more about Thai cuisine, then Pum Thai's cooking school is the ideal place to go for. You can find it in Tonsai village of Koh Phi Phi Don. This is one such activity which will make you have great moments to share with the people living in your country.
Boat trip in Phi Phi
Party on yacht with excellent drinks in Andaman Sea should be on your list. Shipwrecked boat trips off the coast of Phi Phi, combines party with peaceful atmosphere around.
Therefore, tourists definitely should include these recommendations when planning to visit Thailand and its beautiful island Phi Phi. You will get mesmerized with the beauty and calmness this destination offers with adventure activities, luxury, party opportunities and even more. All what you need to do is visit this place and have immense fun and enjoyable moments around.