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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.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“beautiful beach” (229 reviews)
“rope ladder” (57 reviews)
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on Phi Phi Ley, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went there with my friends and family for several times and it's one of my favorite beach. It's amazing place to visit. You may find a lot of tourist in high season but it didn't bother me. A must visit place

Thank Raj K
Reviewed 2 days ago

honestly, its the best and the great beach i have seen ever, and now i totally know why the beach movie take this beach for a great movie

Thank kobenilman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I adore this place, color of sea and beach... just worth to go and see... we were sitting on boat , u shoud to pay extra fees for this place. The beach movie was made here :)

Thank posejdona
Reviewed 4 days ago

Luckily I went with Simba Sea Tours (we did the Phi Phi Sunrise Tour) and was able to arrival a full hour before all the other tour groups. We arrived at 7am and shared the island with our 15 person group and 5 other small...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Maya Bay on a private speedboat tour on 1st January. We got there at 9am in an attempt to beat the crowds. When we got there I realised at least 3,000 people in over 200 boats had done the same !!!! We went...More

Thank Martinfly747
Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful and incredible beach, a wonderful place to relax, sunbathe and sneak Walking on the white sands of this beach and seeing the beautiful scenery is a great happening on every trip.

Thank Mohammadreza H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Full of tourists and the smallest beach I've ever seen and the water is just full of boats or people pushing in to get a photo

Thank Ashleigh C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful beach if it wasn't that crowded. It is almost impossible to take a nice picture. Too many boats and tourists. I think is much better if you go for sunrise or sunset as during the day you can't even enjoy it.

Thank ALEJANDRA E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did a 3-4 hour half day tour on a speedboat which included a stop at maya bay. When our boat arrived the beach was already packed with tourists, we would recommend trying to get to the Bay as early as possible to beat the...More

Thank Masa K
Reviewed 6 days ago

OK i get it it's a big tourist attraction, but the sheer amount of people is just crazy, I got off the tour boat and was like wow nice beach but the amount of tourists especially Chinese felt like sardines, I was really happy to...More

1  Thank siank73
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Tessa G
18 December 2017|
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Response from Tessa G |
Thank you, Bethany! We will try that when we get there next week!
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Hamed S
15 December 2017|
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Response from krelvas7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you want flexibility you should book a private long tail boat. If you want a good and comfortable boat company I recommend chao Koh group speed boat from 9am to 4pm I got them twice in this last vacation (4 days ago... More
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Raghav K
14 November 2017|
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Response from Kaivan S | Reviewed this property |
Speed boat is accessible to the beach.
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