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Is Ao Nang worth visiting?

Is Ao Nang worth visiting?

Often overlooked in favour of nearby Railay, Ao Nang is worthy of a place on any Thailand itinerary. For such a small town, there’s plenty to do – whether it’s visit Railay beach, island hop or hike for incredible views of the area.

Should I stay in Ao Nang?

Located close to Krabi airport, Ao Nang is a great place to stay if you are looking to explore the wonders of the Andaman Sea. Its unique limestone rock formations create a background of extraordinarily beautiful scenery. The best area to stay in Ao Nang is along the main street or by the beach.

Is it better to stay in Ao Nang or Railay?

Ao Nang has more freedom to do as you like. More resorts, more restaurants, bars, shopping. Sure Railay has a drop dead gorgeous beach, but you can do a day trip there. If you “live” there you will be commuting in the opposite direction all the time and afterdark, that gets VERY expensive.

Is Ao Nang crowded?

AO NANG (sometimes confusingly signed as Ao Phra Nang), 22km west of Krabi town, is a busy, continually expanding, rather faceless mainland resort that mainly caters for mid-budget and package-holiday tourists.

What is there to do in Ao Nang at night?

Top Attractions in Ao Nang

  • Bamboo Island. 3,577. Islands. By 228stuartn.
  • PhraNang Cave Beach. 6,323. Beaches. Open now.
  • Poda Island. 3,893. Islands. By 56chelseay.
  • Tup Island. 1,726. Islands.
  • Ao Nang Beach. 7,796. Beaches.
  • Phra Nang Cave. 1,315. Caverns & Caves.
  • Ao Nang Night Market. 275. Flea & Street Markets.
  • Chicken Island. 328. Islands.

Which is better Phi Phi or Krabi?

When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Krabi and Koh Phi Phi, we can see that Koh Phi Phi is more expensive. And not only is Krabi much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Krabi would let you spend less money overall.

How long is the boat ride from Ao Nang to Railay?

about 15 minutes
From Ao Nang Beach it’s a quick longtail boat ride to Railay Beach. Boats run all day, and the beautiful boat ride from Ao Nang takes about 15 minutes.

How do you get around Ao Nang?

Samlor. A samlor is a motorbike fitted with a multi-passenger sidecar which is designed for transporting visitors from one end of the beach to the other. Samlors and taxis make regular circuits around Ao Nang and you can catch them on any part of the road (or pavement).

Is Krabi too touristy?

Krabi is a popular destination in Thailand, famous for having glorious islands, like Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lanta, along with incredible rock-climbing opportunities and vibrant nightlife. You certainly won’t have any problems meeting new travelling friends.

How much is a taxi from Krabi to Ao Nang?

The quickest way to get from Krabi Airport (KBV) to Ao Nang is to taxi which costs ฿480 – ฿600 and takes 28 min.

How much is a taxi from Ao Nang to Krabi town?

There are also regular taxis, which people often hire as a ‘car and driver/guide’ on a daily basis for around 2500 baht, depending on where you wish to go. They will also take you from Ao Nang to the airport for 600 baht, to Krabi Town for 500 baht and to Phuket for around 2500 baht.

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