How do I get from Phuket to Railay Beach?

How do I get from Phuket to Railay Beach?

The quickest way to get from Phuket to Railay Beach is to Speedboat which costs ฿700 – ฿1200 and takes 2h 15m. Is there a direct ferry between Phuket and Railay Beach? Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Rassada Pier Phuket and arriving at Railay Beach. Services depart once daily, and operate every day.

Which is better Railay or Ao Nang?

Both areas are great, Ao Nang has everything you need and is easily accessible to every other Island. Although the beach isn’t as jaw-dropping of those on Railay, it is still nice in its own way. However, Railay just wins it for us because it’s more dynamic with its beaches.

Does Krabi have good nightlife?

Krabi has a mix of everything. Whether you want a laid-back surrounding, a peaceful environment, a charming locality, or the liveliest of vibes, nightlife in Krabi will not disappoint in any way.

Is it better to stay in Krabi town or Ao Nang?

There are three main areas where people decide to stay when they fly to Krabi. You can either stay in Krabi Town, Ao Nang or directly on Railay Beach. I’d recommend Ao Nang as there’s not much going on in Krabi Town and Railay Beach is a bit more expensive as well as quite touristy.

How many nights should you stay in Krabi?

That said, most travelers only spend 3 days in Krabi, and while a 3 day Krabi itinerary will allow ample time to get a taste of Krabi’s best bits, you’ll be able to get so much more out of your trip with an extra 2 days. I’ve visited Krabi several times and trust me; you’ll definitely want to stay longer!

Is Krabi better than Pattaya?

Pattaya is a large bustling busy lively city at the coast, lots to see and do but beaches not good, you need to head over to Koh Larn island nearby for much nicer beach. Krabi is a province, if you are thinking perhaps Ao Nang that is a beautiful area of scenic beauty and a center to explore islands and beaches.

How many days in Phuket are enough?

Seven days minimum. You’ll need at least 4 days to do all the island tours like phi phi, James Bond island, coral islands and then a couple of days to recover from a big night out on Bangla road if you’re into that or two days to go and see the big buddah and others on land activities.

Why stay overnight in Railay Island?

Staying overnight is a great way to see a different Railay and have the beaches for yourself, without the day trip crowds. Everywhere you will find lots of bars and beach restaurants serving a tourist version of Thai food.

What is a Railay Beach?

You also need to know that what is called ‘Railay Beach’ often refers to a group of beaches that include Railay West, Railay East and Phra Nang Beach. So what makes this Railay Beach so popular, and what can you expect to find there.

What are the best nightlife options in Phuket?

The beach areas of Patong and Karon sparkle with the best nightlife options that include sundowners place, disco, lounge areas, gay bars, cultural gigs, and nightclubs in Phuket. This place becomes a haven for the people who want to explore the city after sun sets.

Can you walk from Railay west to Phra Nang Beach?

When the tide is out you can walk across from Railay West to Tonsai Beach. Phra Nang Beach is a 450-meter long strip of sand to the left of Railay West. Aside from reefs, caves, and shallow waters, two islands, Koh Rang Nok and Nai, front the beach, both of which are renowned snorkelling.