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Address: on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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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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Too crowded. It was one of many other places in the trip. And I would say not the best one. Super crowded! But still beautiful! You can snorkel close to the bay. Fishes are really... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

It was busy but snorkeling was awesome. Beautiful clear water. Lots of fish including lion fish and parrot fish. Our driver took us to the entrance of the bay and we got to swim with baby sharks!! Loved this place. Stunning. Got there at 830-9 am and there were still speed boats...it's worth it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Looks beautiful - clear water. We arrived at 2pm and it was packed with tourists. Apparently you can do the over night stay - arriving 6pm Dinner on the beach, sleep on the beach, Enjoy the beach with 39 other guests before it's open to the public at 10am.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Too crowded. It was one of many other places in the trip. And I would say not the best one. Super crowded! But still beautiful! You can snorkel close to the bay. Fishes are really amazing

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here on an afternoon boat trip from phi phi. We stopped in the bay 1st and went snorkelling for half an hour and saw lots of amazingly coloured marine fish. We then parked up in the beach and had to pay 400baht each as a maya beach national park entry fee. Luckily we were prewarned of this by... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you think you will experience the beach as shown in the movie you will be very disappointed. Too many boats and way too many visitors, you will struggle to get a picture without other tourists. Very beautiful but I was not the only person that saw the movie.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

amazing place from beach movie not to be missed!!!! :))))) go early in the morning so beach won't be fully packed with people

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Go very early to avoid crowds (like 6am)... nice beach.... tip: if u have the personal boat ask him to take you at the small beach in front of maya bay, its has a nice picture of maya bay and is low populated.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow is the first word came when we saw this Island, it is extremely Beautiful Island....I will recommend it to Couples.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this as part of a speedboat tour organised by Andaman Islands Tour & Travel from Trang. I visited in early October which was low season but still plenty of people and boats. We were very lucky to actually visit Maya Beach as during bad weather , the boats cannot get to this beach. We had a rough crossing to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there with a boat and after seeing all the boats docked at the beach and all the people (comparable to Oxford Circus or Time Sq, really) we decided to go back. Potentially it is a nice place with great views but crowds destroy the atmosphere. If you really want to go there I'd suggest going early in the... More 

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