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Bamboo Island

Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

if not crowded you would be able to get perfect shots and also swim away from speed boats.. enjoy the sight

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This a lovely little island that is easily accessible by a bumpy speedboat ride from Koh Phi Phi Done. Plan to arrive early (before 9:30 am) to avoid the crowds. We arrived at 9:45 and there were about 10 people. 15 minutes later swarms of tourists arrived in large boats. It's a great beach to visit, but if you're into... More

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India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Very nice place with lot of shades. But very hot and cannot stay on the beach but cool off in the shades and have a nice wonderful picnic.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Beware of the currents. It is a pit stop for most of the boat tour operators. No shade! There are toilets available.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This beach is a short boat ride away from Koh Phi Phi Don. We visited here for an hour whilst on a boat tour of the area surrounding Koh Phi Phi. The beach is clean, the sand is white and the water is beautiful - whats not to love!

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Valencia, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Although bamboo island comes in the packages they sell with all islands, it's a beautiful spot. It will be crammed with people who gather in the main beach. Exploring the island a bit is worth the "hassle". Just don't litter !!!! I wish we had enjoyed more time over there!!!

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Very quiet, especially further away from the beach. hundreds of fish and beautifull corals. haven't actually been on bamboo island since it was pretty busy on the beach.

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We went to bamboo island on a windy day so the water was murky. Having been spoilt by the tranquility of outrigger we found Bamboo island busy and the water murky. Still a beautiful place though

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Great beach, for sun bathing and relaxing, they have a cafe there, so you can buy food and drinks . Child friendly also, a little long way from Railay beach if u take long tail boat (1 hour), i would recommend speed boat

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stopped here for about an hour on a tour from Koh Phi Phi. Got to have some lunch and hang out at the beach. Really cool place, it was very crowded but we managed to feel like we weren't cramped in our beach area. Water is a bit murky, but maybe it was just the day we went. Overall... More

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