Krabi: Things to do
Krabi Province is famous for its beautiful beaches and world class rock climbing. Yet it offers so much more. Adventure seekers can take part in just about every thrilling sport there is. Culture lovers can immerse themselves in tradition and ancient natural wonders. Families, singles, couples, adventurers – there’s something for everyone in Krabi.
Tucked away in ancient forest, Wat Tham Seua is a natural wonder. The temple consists of dozens of natural caves at the foot of a sheer limestone cliff. Established in the 1970's, a monk named the Temple after a tiger entered the cave where he was meditating. Legend says the tiger left the cave without harming the monk. It is also said there are tiger’s footprints found in the walls of the cave.
The world’s best rock climbers flock to Railay in Krabi Province to conquer the sheer karst limestone cliffs jutting out from the mangroves. The undisputed climbing mecca of Southeast Asia, Railay has over 700 bolted routes that range from beginner to expert. Climbing schools teach all levels, and pretty much all ages. Tour groups cater for singles through to families. This is a rock climber’s paradise.