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Emerald Pool (Sa Morakot)

Kok Thai Sub-district.Sri Mahosot District | About 23 kms from city center, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Ranked #11 of 31 attractions in Krabi Town
Type: Geologic Formations
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Aonang, Krabi
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

Try to,go,on Monday to Friday and also avoid Public Holidays.....a little crowded then as so popular Well worth a visit! Can be slippery bp getting in and out so take care, beach shoes are a good idea Great for all the family n!

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Kuala Lumpur
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The emerald pool & Blue pool is definately a place to visit in Krabi.It was crowded by the time we reach there.So..avoid the tourist crowd by getting there as early as possible.Be careful of the edges of pool,It is very slippery.Hike another 800 meter to reach Blue Pool,the pool is not big but the colour is really breathtaking.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This piece of beauty is located in the middle of a natural park/forest and is captivating- IF THERE WEREN'T SO MANY PEOPLE! We went with a tour company (who gave us less than an hour there- it takes about 15/20 mins to walk to the pool via the natural trail- worse in the heat or if you have small children)... More

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singapore
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

the water appear in green colour all because many green fungus grown in the pool thus made the whole pool very slippery. you need to be extra careful when taking a dip

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Absolutely incredible place. It is a fair old walk in the heat but well worth it for the experience. The blue pool takes about another 15 mins to get to and our group did not have time for both so we chose to take a quick dip instead. The rocks are very slippery so negotiating getting in and out takes... More

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

it is a wonder of nature here, but ! you must come early mornings, before the masses arrive. Then you will agree it is a wonder. Once the groups from Ao Nang and Krabi town arrive, it is more like a circus attraction.

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Islamabad
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

The pool is nice but it is foaming with hundreds of visitors. I asked and there is no one day better than another to visit.

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Cologne, Germany
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The pool is attractive, but it was so crowded that you couldn't appreciate it at all. In fact it was just awful, people sitting and swimming in any and every space available and it was really noisy. It took us well over an hour to drive there from Ao Nang, and then we were charged for parking (why exactly??), the... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

The first thing i would have to say is BE CAREFUL WHEN APPROACHING THE POOL the ground surrounding the pool is slippery and you could easily slip and hurt yourself. The best approach is to sit on your bum and slide towards the pool. The pool bed is nice and clean , although the pool isnt that big it is... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Traveled from Railay, long way to go to look at an overcrowded puddle of clear water. Overall not worth the visit.

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