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Is Krabi Child Friendly?

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Is Krabi child friendly?
Yes !

Tuk Tuk in Krabi
– up to 5 pax in a Tuk Tuk
– a must try for children as they will enjoy the ride !
– 20B pp around aonang town
– some didn’t charge Asher
– speak very little English
– bad experiences where he just dropped us somewhere
– can bargain a bit, only do this during low season
– there are sign board with charges
– otherwise, stay near aonang beach. Save on Tuk Tuk fee

Boating / Island Hopping in Krabi with children
Fee & Operator
– more expensive during peak seasons. – Charge very little for kids under 3yo
– some have very bad reviews for this operator. Luckily we got a nice tour guide.

What to bring and what to wear?
– a waterproofed bag
– swimdress for me with a very light weight chiffon top
– swim costume for Asher
– swim pants for daddy and a T-Shirt
– sunblock, you will need to keep applying to prevent sunburn
– slippers, preferably crocs looking soft sandals that you can wear underwater as the pebbles are sharp
– towel
– life jackets for kid
– water proof pouch for phones and camera

Fish Feeding
– a loaf of expired bread at 30B
– buy more as not only kids will enjoy the feeding

Lunch Included? Suitable for kids?
– yes, if your children eat rice and vegetables.
– bring snacks like chocolate bar, muffin or milo/milk (packet)

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– our breakfast, 150B – 250B each
– our dinner, 200B – 1250B
– clean and safe to eat
– seafood is very fresh
– generous, big portion
– street food away from the “crowd” is more expensive
– don’t miss the fresh coconut
– no much food/breakfast choices in the morning
– Burger King operating hour start from 9am except Fri to Sun 24H
– Mac is 24H
– There are Black Canyon, Starbucks, Subways, Macdonald’s, Burger King, Haagen Dazs, Moovenpick, if you must know
– must try : pancake 20B and up, Pad Thai by street hawkers
– Restaurants by the beach to view sunset at “seafood food street”
– At the other end will be all the stalls for “massage by the sea”
– Aonang is a very small town so after 3 plus ( no more hot sun ) can walk around the town.
– drink and food are almost the same prices and I wonder…

Overall, our trip was wonderful! Maybe we expected less and didn’t do much planning. Reading up more about the place and reviews from good travel site is a must as most of them shared good tips and advices. Will we go back? Definitely !

We are very happy to have celebrated Asher’s 3rd birthday in a special way. He already told us what he wanted for his next birthday, maybe he didn’t really mean it but we will surely try to fulfill his small wishes.


One thought on “Is Krabi Child Friendly?

  1. Hi! The kids lifejacket u brought your own or was it provided by the tour operator?

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