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Ao Phra Nang

Address: Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Ranked #15 of 45 things to do in Ao Nang
Owner description: With an exotic climate, a fantastic climbing site and a nearby beach, Ao Phra Nang is a magnet for...
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Owner description: With an exotic climate, a fantastic climbing site and a nearby beach, Ao Phra Nang is a magnet for visitors to Thailand.
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

somehow all I can say about Ao nang beaches is that water is very warm, does not look clean, at least when I saw it. And a LOT of people everywhere

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Might be paradise, kind locals, stunning landscapes & gorgeous beaches. Yet, all has been spoiled by rubbish. Plastic is seen everywhere and no one seems to even care. At the end of the big beach a sewer flows into the otherwise pristine sea. Monkeys are seen with cans and garbage. A very sad sight of an bygone paradise.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This island has extremely peaceful and clean beaches. Very nice place to relax. Several things to explore including the caves and the local shops. Besides, there is a rock climbing adventure near the beach. It is very safe and thrilling. You can also kayak or get a thai massage done over here.

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Baixa da Banheira, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Ao Phra Nang is a place where you have everything. In addition to the lovely beach, has a lot of trade, fair and restaurants around and the people are very friendly. The good mood and relaxation is something that is always present in Ao Nang.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Nice beach but not the best... some bars around to enjoy drinks during sunset. Little over crowded. Water is not soo good for swimming... Worth a visit and spending couple of hours.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Relaxing and great place to be with family. Wish that Ao Nang has a bicycle lanes (since there is already an existing walkway) as riding bicycle can be a safety concern given the speed of motorbike/tuk tuk there

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doncaster
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Have just arrived at ao nang 20/12/2014 had a walk into the main shopping street . Oh my god rubbish everywhere the smell of sewage coming from the small streams and lots of litter and dogs on the beach everything is falling apart. I've got 7 days left here and I'm dreading it after seeing this .dont waste your time... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I had visited Ao Phra Nang beach in Nov 2014 and i must say, it's one of the most beautiful beaches that i saw in krabi nd phuket. Though it is maya bay, phi phi, etc which r more famous for day trips, dont miss ao phra nang. After the day tour to phi phi islands, we decided to go... More 

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Maracaibo, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

best trip ever amazing beaches, not big hotels like riu or hiltons in front of the beach but there are some great hotels, the people is friendly people and there are a few bars with people from all over th world especially europe so you can party there

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Liked the warm water, hated the litter. The water was clear:one could see one's feet. Swimming from the beach was great.

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