Koh Phi Phi Islands are located in Thailand, between Phuket Island and Strait of Malacca (mainland Thailand). The islands are part of the Krabi province. Koh Phi Phi Don island is the largest and most populated. However, Koh Phi Phi Leh Island (to the south) is more popular among tourists. The other isles in the archipelago are named Bida Nok, Bida Noi, and Mai Phai (aka Bamboo Island).
Phi Phi Islands are reachable from Krabi Town by speedboats or the traditional long-tail boats. The population (around 3,000) is over 80% Muslim. The islands became worldwide famous when on the Koh Phi Phi Leh Island was filmed "The Beach" movie (2000, starring Leonardo DiCaprio). The production attracted criticism, as the film-making company damaged the island's prestine environment by bulldozing beach areas and planting palm trees.
In December 2004, Koh Phi Phi was devastated by tsunami waces,
Koh Phi Phi Island cruise terminal
Most cruise ships to Koh Phi Phi Island dock at Ao Tonsai Pier - located in the middle (central-south) of the Koh Phi Phi Don island.
Bigger ships anchor in the Ton Sai Bay and their passengers are transported to the pier via the ship's tender boats.
Port Koh Phi Phi Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Koh Phi Phi Island, Thailand. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|17 April, 2023|
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