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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.
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on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately we didn’t get to go onto Maya beach because it was still under restoration. It looked beautiful though! We got to do snorkeling which is where we saw the most fish and a baby shark!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SuzanaD352
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Just a short boat ride from Phi Phi Don and a must if you enjoy calm, turquoise water in hidden beaches and lagoons. Watch De Caprio in The Beach and you'll know where you're going.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lamethley
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Regret not being able to go onto the beach, but fully understand why it is closed. The snorkelling experience is amazing. Must- go.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SAtraveller0405
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

What a scenic bay but what terrible load of tourists... Thanks Thailand for closing it of so nature can recover... We really can only imagine what it must have looked like 20 years ago - now it is a tourist hot spot. Stay away from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DoreenJ_12
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Such a beautiful place, such a shame they had to close it for a couple of months as tourism damaged the island :( cheap to get a boat to the island and defo worth it, amazing view point too!

Date of experience: January 2019
4  Thank jessygeeee
Reviewed 28 January 2019

Just amazing. Book a tour and enjoy speed boat ride with snorkeling in the area. Even if you do not intend to do any such activity you can just lay there and enjoy the view. Just a word with so many people wanting to visit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank abhisekde0xf
Reviewed 27 January 2019

The famous beach where the movie "Beach" was shot. Was supposed to be the main highlight of our day tour but sadly has been closed down to the tourists to allow the environment to recover. Tourism has its side effects. They only allow snorkeling outside...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

Maya Bay was open for viewing but not snorkeling. It was great to view and we understand this is The Beach beach. We were able to snorkel close by which was fantastic.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank judumm
Reviewed 24 January 2019

I went diving here twice during my stay in Koh Phi Phi and I was not disappointed. I saw a school of squid, a sea turtle, lots of Nemos and Dorys and so much more.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bold-Destinations
Reviewed 24 January 2019

Obviously, you should be able to do both if you wanna truly enjoy this place. so get your learning on before you come here. also a beautiful place with breathtaking views and scenery. the fish are even friendly

Date of experience: January 2019
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jayabandyopadhyay
15 December 2018|
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Response from lphamxx |
I think it is closed indefinitely at this time
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lorzk
21 October 2018|
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Response from annapaolass | Reviewed this property |
As I know it is closed at moment for enviromental and protection reasons
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