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Krabi Province:

      Pristine white beaches, coral reefs, dots of islands, dense forests, and beautiful waterfalls - this may be the dream vision in your mind when you visit Thailand. And Krabi situated in the southern part of Thailand, is the perfect answer to your dream. Krabi is around 814 kilometers from Bangkok.

      The word Krabi means swords and there are interesting legends surrounding this name. According to one legend, the villagers came upon a sword by chance and presented it to the governor. Then later, another sword was found, smaller in size and that too was presented to the governor. The governor accepted the sword as a sacred gift and now these swords adorn the walls of the Khao Khanap Nam cave in the form of a cross and are considered to be the provincial seal. More...

Krabi Demographic Data :

Capital: Krabi
Area: 4,708.5 km²
Ranked 46th
Inhabitants: 336,210 (2000)
Ranked 64th
Pop. density: 71 inh./km²
Ranked 62nd
ISO 3166-2: TH-81
Governor: Siwa Sirisaowalak
(since November 2006)



Krabi Tourist Attractions:

  • Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park
  • Noppharat Thara Beach
  • Shell Cemetery
  • Than Bokkhorani Natinal Park
  • Ao Nang Beach
  • Rai Le Beach
  • Seperated Sea or Thale Waek
  • Namtok Ron Khlong Thom Waterfall
  • Mu Ko Lanta National Park
  • Pa Pru ( Peat Swamp Forest )
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