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Koh Poda Island

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A beach you have to visit when you are in Ao Nang or Krabi

When you are in Ao Nang or Krabi you have to make a 4-Island trip. Two of the Islands you have to visit is Tub Kaek Island and Poda Island.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 3, 2016
Lothar Franz Ka... M
Glomfjord, Norway
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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Nice place to visit and relax, but surely hyped. Nothing much to offer in terms of any activity other than enjoying in clear water and white sand beach, and probably some sun bath as well. More beach space is now getting crowded due to the lot boats parked there. This beach has some splendid view across the sea towards many... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

very nice excursion "4 islands" included this one, water in sky blue and super warm. amazing swim and nice to make some pictures

Thank Solnishko A
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Went there by long-tail. 500 THB per person for return, inclusive of national park entry fee. The return journey is only at 3-4pm, so you'll be stuck for a long time on this island unless you're on private charter. Be warned. Completely overrun by people once you get dropped off at the main beach. We tried to make our way... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

beautiful, if not a bit spoiled by all of the litter. If 1000 farangs must shell out 10 bucks per person, each day, why can't the national park rangers get of their you-know-whats and do some damn cleaning. What a perfect place, although the sea lice are quite bad in february.

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Glomfjord, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2016

When you are in Ao Nang or Krabi you have to make a 4-Island trip. Two of the Islands you have to visit is Tub Kaek Island and Poda Island.

1 Thank Lothar Franz Ka... M
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2016

Nice pristine waters are to be found here. Grab your snorkel and check out the sea life. Pack a picnic, as there is nothing much on the island. Worth seeing and a much better standard of beach than the main Ao Nang beach.

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Bee, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2016

From Ao Nang or Railey you can reach a small island, I've been there alone with a kayak and I really enjoied the quite and less crowded east side and the north side as wssl but only to pass and see, very wild and unreachble

1 Thank maomiao57
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

There are many options to do Poda beach with tours like the 7island tour and the 4island tour. For us we wanted to go to a beautiful beach, relax and not get told we had to move on after a certain amount of time so we looked into just doing Poda island which is possible. We booked a long tail... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2015

This island is the epitome of why you come to Thailand. Gorgeous white sands and light blue sea. Well worth a day trip. We did a tour which ended with a barbeque on the island, to watch the sunset. Sadly it was cloudy that day, but we had witnessed stunning sunsets from Railay beach the previous day and knew it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2015

A great spot to visit for the day for sun, sand, snorkeling or just swimming. Catch a long-tail boat from Ao Nang Beach where there are boat stations at both ends of the beach and it is a short 20 minute ride out to the Island. It can become quite busy during the high season so either go early or... More 

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