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Address: on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
Phone Number: 0887686006
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Description: The world famous Maya Bay, location of the film “The Beach” starring...
The world famous Maya Bay, location of the film “The Beach” starring Leonardo Dicaprio, located in Phi Phi Ley, with white sandy beach, surrounded by gigantic limestone cliffs and coral reefs.
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Incredible beach

The beach itself when you approach from far had choppy and high ways before you enter the area ..as soon as you are in the view is so great and the beach with powdered sand and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

The beach itself when you approach from far had choppy and high ways before you enter the area ..as soon as you are in the view is so great and the beach with powdered sand and green all around makes it all the more beautiful, just that you have to be very early to avoid the crowd and if you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Although the bay is marvelous, it has so much garbage on the water and so many tourist and boats that I didn't want to stay there for more than 10 min. Additionally, if you want to go to the beach you have to pay. You must see the bay, but don´t stay there for long

Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Although is just a majestic place, the amount of people permitted to arrive is just ridiculous! It took away all the place's glory! And the rubbish in the water is beyond belief!!!

Sunshine Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Maya Bay was an incredible place to go. Very beautiful in the early to mid morning as it was not so busy. We came on a long tail boat from phi phi island and booked our tour with the guys from the Mangrove Bar&Restraunt hidden behind the Village resort, much cheaper and a better tour! Pity about the pollution and... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Yes I know it's crowded, but it's the most well known beach in the area. Try to go early. It really is beautiful and worth going to see it. It was disappointing that it wasn't clean. It's unfortunate something so beautiful has so much garbage in the sand and in the water.

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Was nice really nothing special for me just another beach. I guess the attraction is that a movie had been made there, other nice beaches that wouldn't have been so busy which would have been better seem to infiltrate one area with tourist

Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

from Phuket city take motorboat ride 2-3 hour, secluded white lust sand beaches location at phi phi don (don is mean island), it's the right place to swimming n sun bathing, climate quiet hot during june-august

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This place is totally crowed, we stayed in the bay during a dive cruise, there approx. 20 - 30 boats at the beach and the beach was full with people. Don't spend any money to get there, you will only disappointed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

One of my highlights of my whole time travelling, beautiful beach exactly like the movie. The sand was so white and soft! The day that i went the sea was very rough so the boat went behind the bay and we had to swim and scale rocks to climb up this bit of rope to then walk through a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We came here via Phuket Sail Tours. It was very early in the morning that our guide took us here so we did not experience the crowds as other travelers have said. This beach was just beautiful. The sands were white and soft as you walked through and the water was crystal clear. It was a serene feeling and looking... More 

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