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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.
on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Breath taking first time I ever snorkeled was here on this trip. Don’t forget your go pro. Enjoy and make sure u snorkel. I did it was great. Beach is still closed. Make sure to look it up if that’s ur hope.

Thank cj96ss
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The island and the beach was beautiful. But there are just boat loads of tourists! So many tourists that there wasn’t really a spot to sit on the beach. The toilets can’t handle the amount of people and therefore were over flowing. All this took...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

... but a little bit hyped, the beach itself was still closed but it was nice snorkeling there, worth a visit.

Thank WebsterCGN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although you can’t go on the actual beach, you can still snorkel there. The water is crystal clear and worth the effort to get there. It’s a popular place so there are lots of other boats doing what you are doing, but it doesn’t ruin...More

Thank 148desireew
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a our of this Island by Andaman Wavemaster, It was a luxurt Ferry with two levels and airconditioning which is a must have, Our Captain was very nformative and gave us a complete history during the Tour of Maya Bay.

Thank Rachael R
Reviewed 1 week ago

During your visit at Phi Phi Island, a must to see destination where you can do snorkelling / scuba diving . The beach is also accessible. Best season to visit is between November to March ....

1  Thank Amit P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Maya Bay in April 2016. Famous for shutter island filming location, Back in 2016 you could go into the bay and visit the beach for a fee. It was no short of stunning. When I was there in 2016 there were hundreds of...More

Thank Trip25341127946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a long boat tail tour and they stopped half km away just to have the opportunity to see it. Let me tell you it looks like a little piece of paradise. There is no need to go there and park all the boats...More

1  Thank Santiago B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maya Bay it beautiful! But it’s not possible to go to the beach anymore. But the boats are still able to get close enough to swim and snorkel near by, on the opposite side of the Bay. If you decide to get, I wouldn’t suggest...More

3  Thank jorg522
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Maya Bay in October 2015 and again now in October 2018. Back in 2015 you could go into the bay and visit the beach for a fee. It was stunning, a true pearl, if you arrived before 7:30 AM. It was one of...More

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21 October 2018|
Response from anna paola s | Reviewed this property |
As I know it is closed at moment for enviromental and protection reasons
14 June 2018|
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
On the news the other day it said for FOUR months. Also as an FYI Phi Phi will also be virtually shut down as it’s the close season when they build and repair for next season starting in November.