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White-sand beach, good for relaxing

I took a longtail boat from Ao Nang for 300 baht, coming back is included. But you should remember the number of the boat. We didn't pay any entrance fee to get to the island... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Aryuna T
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Chiang Mai, Thailand

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Hradec Králové, Kralovehradecky Kraj, Czech Republic
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This island is THE BEST OF KRABI! Few people, clean water and peace. There is a lot of monkeys, lizards and colorful fishies. I have visited a lot of Krabi's islands, but Poda is really the best for me :)!

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stopped by the island during the 7 island hopping tour for dinner and sunset. It's very beautiful and facing right to the west where you can see how the sun slowly sinks into the sea, very memorable experience

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Its was a great experience during the 4 island tour. I really recommand. Cristal water , monkey. Il really loved this place

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I took a longtail boat from Ao Nang for 300 baht, coming back is included. But you should remember the number of the boat. We didn't pay any entrance fee to get to the island. Perhaps, that would be a good idea - money could be spent on cleaning the island from plastic bags, bottles and other traces of human... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

we visited koh poda during a day trip, which we started with a longtailboat and a private captain very early in the morning from koh yao yai. koh poda is an offical nature parc, a ranger station is located and normally every visitor has to pay the national parc fee, but we didn´t found the ranger who took the money... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

So far, Poda island national park was one of the nicest places I've ever been to. We arrived early morning and were the only people in there, so we enjoyed the crystal-clear water and white sand a lot! But unfortunately, during lunch time dozens of small boats and yachts arrived and the island got a bit crowded and loud. The... More 

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Kamala, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We also did a 4-Island tour, with this being one of the stops. What a circus. Yes...this was at one point a beautiful island, but it is now way over-sold and was crawling with tourists and trash. Would not recommend this place during high season. While the tourists completely trash the place, we also saw Thais trashing the place with... More 

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helsinki
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Now Poda Island is national park, so you need to pay 200 bath for entrance to island . And longtailboat costs 300 one side fron Ao Nang, so it costs totally 800 to visit that island! There is not anymore restaurant, only small kiosk, from you can buy hot soup or drinks. And package visitor have their own lunch with... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

While at Ao Nang I joined a 4-island travel package (longtail boat) for 380 bahts (high season more expensive, you should be able to get same package for 300 baht during low season) for a full day tour that commenced from 8.30 am till 3 pm. I was picked up at my hotel together with more than 30 others along... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

A very nice island, white sand, nice beach and outlook. A nice place to take a swim then relax under the shade of the trees behind the beach and take in the scenery. Drinks can be purchased from a small shop nearby. The problem is all tours use the island for lunch, so it gets very busy around that time,... More 

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