Maya Bay, Ko Phi Phi Don

3.7
#1 of 526 in Nature in Thailand
*** Please note that Monkey Beach within Maya Bay has been closed to tourists indefinitely due to damage caused to the ecosystem. However, boat tours including snorkeling in the bay still operate ***

Take a trip to Maya Bay, the picturesque alcove featured in the 2000 film "The Beach," based on Alex Garland's book of the same name. Relax on the pleasant white sand or head out into the turquoise water on a diving or snorkeling trip to explore the diverse marine environment. Facilities nearby are basic, yet convenient and nice enough to cater to the large amount of international tourists visiting the site each year. Before you head to Ko Phi Phi Don, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Ko Phi Phi Don trip builder , to make sure you see all that Ko Phi Phi Don has to offer, including Maya Bay.
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  • I've been to maya bay 2 times in my life and I must say it was exciting both times. Surely 10 20 years earlier when he was still a stranger was something wonderful. Now unfortunately and overrun by tourists. the only way to see her clear and get there early in the morning or take a ride where you get to late afternoon where you can appreciate in better condition than at peak times. Now I know it was closed temporarily. better late then never ke ... But then they should regulate the inputs the same when lapriranno breast in no time you will return to the problems of first ... cloudy water x because of Chinese invasion boats and dirt.
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  • The Maya bay beach is closed for tourists now and you can only see it from a boat from quite a distance. Its still beautiful white sand beach surrounded by cliffs on 3 sides.  more »
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  • You have to be creative to get picture without masses of tourists. If you can go early to enjoy this beautiful place.
  • Amazing to see the famous "beach" from the well known movie. Sadly over tourism has closed the beach, but you can view it from onboard a boat.
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