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Hong Islands

Krabi province, Thailand
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Islands
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Brisbane, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Absolute paradise. Less crowded than Maya bay, and almost as picturesque. We visited the island on a private tour in a longtailboat, and were blown away with the golden white sand and green/blue shades of water. We didn't try any snorkeling, but were happy just relaxing. We arrived around midday, there was a reasonable amount of people, but wouldn't call... More

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Genoa, Italy
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

We took a fisherman boat and we entered in a kind of lagune with green water where people could even walk....then these beautiful fantastic huge Rocks that are sourrounding the sandy beaches....one local boat went under water and all tourists helped the poor thai boatdriver to bring it on shore!while we took a swim our thaiboatdriver was cutting a good... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We took a longtail boat tour from aonang and it took 45 minutes to reach the first island. The ride itself was nice and scenic and the beaches were clean. But the water was murky and we couldnt see any fish or corals when snorkeling. We expected a whole lot more than this, thinking that it was quite similar to... More

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I thank God for taking Hong islands tour to visit God's paradise. I envy the boats sailors since they should be angles authorized by God to visit his garden on daily basis. Do not miss this tour as it is much more enjoying the more famous visit in Maya bay in Phi Phi Lei island. The tour starts by Pak-bia... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We visited this island by hiring a longtail boat from Ao Nang and based on my experience that would be the best way to visit the islands near Ao Nang - it provides you more comfort, can spend time in a relaxed manner and also can get to the islands earlier than others. Try getting here by around 8.30 -... More

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Athens, Greece
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

It's a great beach and the water it's so clean like you are in a pool.For me it's one of the most beautiful beaches at Krabi.This excursion it's worth and if you have the oportunity to go private do it,because at 11 until 14pm there are a lot of people,speedboats and longtails and you will lose all the beauty and... More

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Moscow, Russia
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We took a long tail to Hong Island. The trip was an experience with water coming through the side of the boat and so on but I guess thats what you expect from a long tail. It was fun. Our trip to Hong Island involved a stop at Pakbia (spelling?) and then to Hong Island because of the waves. The... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We booked a private long tail boat from Ao Nang for 2,000 Baht as we didn't want to do the crowded speed boat trips. By long tail it takes 40 mins to get to Hong and the crossing was calm and good. we decided to go very eary leaving Ao Nang at 0730am so when we got to Hong we... More

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Pune, India
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Its a great beach waters are transparent and sand is white and very soft. The crowd is less and you can enjoy swimming snorkelling. The back ground is very scenic. The view is just amazing. Their are good clean toilet facilities on the beach.

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Vancouver, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We took this island tour because the picture in the brochure looks really nice. Don't get me wrong, the beach is nice but it is too crowded. It was sold to us for swimming and snorkelling. When we arrived in the beach, there's a big plastic pier where boats park (which was removed from the picture in the brochure). There... More

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