Phi Phi island Travel Guide 2021 - Ticket2Attraction

Koh Phi Phi Attractions

The popular islands of the Andaman Sea with the crystal clear sea color same like the Maldives. Phi Phi Islands are named the world's top beautiful islands. There are thousands of tourist from around the world visiting Phi Phi island throughout the year. If you ask what makes Phi Phi island known for tourist, it's from the abundance nature of the underwater world. Also, another reason why Phi Phi island is widely known because it's where the movie "The Beach" released in 2000 starring by a famous actor Leonardo DiCaprio. This movie has been filmed in the Maya Bay, one of the best destination in the Phi Phi islands.

Okay.... Let's get to know more about Phi Phi islands. It is located in Krabi province which can be access from both Phuket and Krabi. The original name for the islands was "Pulau Api-Api" ('the fiery isle'). The name refers to the Pokok Api-Api, or fiery tree which is found on the islands. When the time is pass, the name was change to "Phi Phi".

Travel in Koh Phi Phi

1. Travel To Phi Phi
         1.1 By Bus
         1.2 By Plane
2. Ferry to Phi Phi
3. Day Trip to Phi Phi
4. Koh Phi Phi Attractions
         4.1 Maya Bay
         4.2 Pileh Lagoon
         4.3 Viking Cave
         4.4 Loh Sama Bay
         4.5 Bamboo island
         4.6 Phi Phi Don island

 

Travel to Phi Phi island

 

Travel to Phi Phi island, you must visit Phuket or Krabi first then take a boat to the island. We can either choose to stay overnight or one day trip from Phuket or Krabi. For the overnight stay, there are boats operated between Phuket - Phi Phi and Krabi - Phi Phi. You can choose to travel by large ferry or faster speedboat. Some operators might also included the hotel transfer in phuket or Krabi with additional charge.

One day trip is suitable for those with a limited time and want to cover all important attractions in Phi Phi island. The tour can be start from both Phuket and Krabi with hotel transfer included.

🚌  Travel by Bus to Phuket or Krabi

Travel by bus from Bangkok to Krabi takes about 11 hours, to Phuket takes about 13 hours. From Bangkok, the bus will depart from Sai Tai Mai Bus Terminal. For more information, please check at links down below.

- Bangkok – Krabi bus
For More information, contact (+66)81 2559710, (+66)81 2559712

- Bangkok – Krabi/Phuket bus
For more information, contact (+66)2 269-6999

 

✈️ Travel by Plane to Phuket or Krabi

Travel by plane is the popular and the fastest way to Phuket and Krabi. Phi Phi island doesn't have its own airport, so you should arrive at Phuket or Krabi airport first then take a boat to Phi Phi island. Flight from Bangkok will takes about 1 hour (1.15 - 1.30 hours) journey. After arriving, you must take a boat to Phi phi island about 45 minutes to 1.30 hours (depending on each type of boat).

 

Ferry to Phi Phi Island

 

🛳 Travel by Boat from Phuket or Krabi

Everyone visiting Phi Phi island must come thought the boat. There are 2 ways of traveling to Phi Phi island and it can be depart from both Phuket and Krabi. The most popular way is travel by ferry as it is convenient and cheaper compare to travel by speedboat. Travel by speedboat is more adventurous and faster than ferry but it comes with higher ticket price.

 

Phuket - Phi Phi

Route

Phuket – Phi Phi Don (Tonsai Pier)

Type

Ferry

Speedboat

Pier

- Rassada

- Rassada

- Chean Vanich

Travel Duration

2 hours.

1 hours.

Service date

Daily

Daily (Close during  COVID-19 pandemic)

Departure Time & Prices

420 THB/Way
From Phuket 9:00 hrs.
From Phi Phi  15:00 hrs.

 

600 THB/Way
From Phuket  8:30, 12:30, 13:45 hrs.  
From Phi Phi 9:00, 11:00, 14:30 hrs.

 

Rassada Pier
800 THB/Way
From Phuket 9:30 hrs.
From Phi Phi 16:00 hrs.


Chean Vanich Pier
700 THB/Way
From Phuket 10:30 hrs.
From Phi Phi 13:15 hrs.

 

 

Krabi - Phi Phi

Route

Krabi – Phi Phi Don (Tonsai Pier)

Type

Ferry

Speedboat

Pier

- Klong Jilad

- Krabi Matina

Travel Duration

2 hours.

1 hours.

Service date

Every Even Days

Daily

Departure Time & Prices

450 THB/Way
From Krabi 13:00 hrs.
From Phi Phi 10:30 hrs.



850 THB/Way
From Krabi 9:15 hrs.
From Phi Phi 15:00 hrs.

 

 

One Day Trip to Phi Phi Island

 

For those who has a limited time, we sugguest the one day trip journey to Phi Phi island. There are many tour operators which are operate the trip from Phuket and Krabi. It's a convenient way to visit Phi Phi island due to the tour is included all major attractions you should not miss, the tour guide, lunch and hotel transfer. We have listed 4 packages which you may find it useful for your trip planning to Phi Phi island.


Phuket - Phi Phi island Day Trip by Ferry


Route
Rassada pier, Phuket - Tonsai pier, Phi Phi Don island

Operation
Daily 8:00-17:00 hrs.

Price
Start at 750-950 THB per person

Duration
9 Hours

Inclusion
- Trip to the Phi Phi island by ferry
- Tour Guide
- Lunch Buffet
- Fruits
- Snorkeling Equipment, Life Jacket
- Insurance
- Roundtrip transfer from hotel in Phuket (Extra charge)

Exclusion
- National park fee


Highlight
- Phi Phi Don, Pileh Lagoon, Maya Bay, Viking Cave, Loh Sa mah Bay

Book One Day Trip Phuket to Phi Phi island by Ferry



 


Phuket - Phi Phi island Day Trip by Speedboat


Route
Visit Panwa pier, Phuket - Tonsai pier, Phi Phi Don island

Operation
Daily 8:30-16:00 hrs.

Price
Start at 1,150-1,500 THB per person

Duration
7 Hours

Inclusion
- Trip to the Phi Phi island by speedboat
- Tour Guide
- Lunch Buffet
- Fruits
- Snorkeling Equipment, Life Jacket
- Island fee for Thai
- Insurance
- Roundtrip transfer from hotel in Phuket (Extra charge)


Highlight
- Phi Phi Don, Pileh Lagoon, Viking Cave, Bamboo island

Book one day trip Phuket to Phi Phi island by Love Andaman


 


Krabi - Phi Phi island Day Trip by Speedboat


Route
Krabi Marina pier, Krabi - Tonsai pier, Phi Phi Don island

Operation
Daily 8:30-16:00 hrs.

Price
Start at 800-1,200 THB per person

Duration
7 Hours

Inclusion
- Trip to the Phi Phi island by speedboat
- Tour Guide
- Lunch Buffet
- Fruits
- Snorkeling Equipment, Life Jacket
- Island fee
- Insurance
- Roundtrip transfer from hotel in Krabi (Extra charge)


Highlight
- Phi Phi Don, Pileh Lagoon, Viking Cave, Loh Samah Bay, Bamboo island

Book One Day Trip Krabi to Phi Phi island by Speed Boat



 


Krabi - Phi Phi island Day Trip by Sailing Yacht


Route
Thalane pier, Krabi - Tonsai pier, Phi Phi Don island

Operation
Daily 9:00-16:00 hrs.

Price
Start at 35,000 THB per group (Maximum 35 person)

Duration
7 Hours

Inclusion
- Private Trip to the Phi Phi island by Sailing yacht
- Snorkeling Equipment, Life Jacket
- Insurance
- Roundtrip transfer from hotel in Krabi (Extra charge)

Exclusion
- Tour Guide
- Lunch
- Island fee


Maximum Capacity
35 person per trip


Highlight
- Phi Phi Don, Pileh Lagoon, Maya Bay, Viking Cave, Bamboo island

Book One Day Private Trip Krabi to Phi Phi island by Sailing Yacht



 

Attractions in Phi Phi Island

 

1. Maya Bay

 

2. Pileh Lagoon

 

3. Viking Cave

 

4. Loh Samah Bay

 

5. Bamboo Island

 

6. Phi Phi Don Island

 

7. Night Party at Phi Phi Don

 

Last update: May 2021

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