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Kayak Tour at Ao Thalane by Krabi Trek

Ao Thalane Bay, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Ranked #43 of 81 activities in Krabi Town
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Owner description: Escape into glorious Krabi Nature.Ao Tha Len Bay sometimes spelt Thalane Bay is Krabi's kayaking center. The Mangrove forests that make this part of... more » Owner description: Escape into glorious Krabi Nature.Ao Tha Len Bay sometimes spelt Thalane Bay is Krabi's kayaking center. The Mangrove forests that make this part of the coastline unique are rich in wildlife and nature. Paddling around the myriad natural pathways that wind their way into the forest are cool and shady making it the perfect pastime for hot days in Krabi. Wildlife is abundant, fish, birds, giant lizards and monkeys watch your every move.Kayak Tours of the Bay run daily, full day, half day and even sunset tours with a BBQ on the beach. « less
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Ella
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

we did a sunset kayaking trip with For friends travel and tour. Our guides English was very poor and he couldn't explain what we were doing or seeing very well. The instruction for using a kayak was useless and one kayak got so lost that we missed the sunset. Waste of money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

We bought a package of kayaking + ATV ride from a randomly selected tour agent in Ao Nang. Their kayaking tour was on offer at 500baht for half a day but our full day package was 1400 baht. Like what other tourists had done, we kayak into the mangrove of Ao Thalane. Having read and been taught so much (in... More

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Stirlingshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We did our trip through a small tour operator in Ao Nang called August Venture Travel, who booked the trip with Kayaking With Friends, but I am sure it will be a very similar trip. We were picked up promptly around 08:30 am and taken to the starting point for our kayak adventure, which was less than 1/2 hour outside... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

It is a change of activity from the beach, but nothing spectacular. We were expecting to kayak leisurely through the mangrove in the shade and see birds and animals, that was not the case. We kayak for 30 minutes in the open before we got to the mangrove, there were so many kayaks from different companies, we felt like we... More

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Pully, Suisse
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I did program 1 (full day Ao Thalan + swimming) for the price of 1,100 baht. I was picked-up in Ao Nang and after about 1h of picking up other clients + journey, we arrived at starting of kayaking. It was great and interesting but a little bit disappointed because we took the same itinerary for the way back and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Me and my family (3 of us) were staying in krabi and thought we'd try this out. It was soooo much fun. We were picked up from our hotel with a few other people and then drove about 1/2h to krabitrek kayaking. It was low tide when we got there but a little mud didn't kill us an kayaking was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We were picked up on time from our hotel and driven to the meeting point for our kayak experience. There was a brief explanation of how to handle the kayak and before being allocated our 'vessel' were given a waterproof bag to load our belongings in to. Our guide took off first with our group in tow. It didn't take... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We booked online with Krabitrek, for their half day kayak tour of the mangrove forest in Thalane Bay. Top five reasons to book this tour: 1. Booking process online was fast, efficient, and pickup was on time. 2. The guide 'Jimmy' was hilarious. 3. It's nice and cool and shady in the mangrove area. 4. Cool wildlife! We saw several... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

My friend and I enjoyed the kayak experience in this beautiful mangrove forest! We hired one kayaker at the back so that one of us can rest while exploring the 7km beauty of this Ao Thalane forest. You can hear birds singing and other animals making sound in the forest. Monkeys are just on the way and welcome us in... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

This was nothing like what we expected. They will give you nice waterproof bags to keep all your stuff. You can kayak on your own or hire a kayaking expert for 300bhat (which is like 10 USD). Hiring someone will save you from getting tired and you can enjoy the beauty of mangrove forests and limestone rocks. But kayaking on... More

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