Krabi is a town on the west coast of southern Thailand at the mouth of the Krabi River where it empties in Phangnga Bay.The town is the capital of Krabi Province and Krabi district.

Much of the province has been the seat of several national parks.The topmost destinations are Hat Noppharat Thara,Ao Nang,Railay,Ko Phi Phi National Park.Over 80 smaller islands such as Lanta islands,or Koh Lanta,Phi Phi islands - made famous as the ideal location for adventurers,yachtsmen,scuba-divers,snorkelers and day-trippers from Phuket.

The Ko Lanta National Park,also in Krabi province,includes several coral-fringed islands with well-known diving sites.The largest island,Ko Lanta Yai,is the site of park headquarters,and is also home to Chao Le,or sea gypsies who sustain themselves largely through fishing.The islands are best visited during the non-monsoon months of October through April. Kayaking,sailing,birdwatching,snorkeling are also among top activities.In the interior,two predominantly mainland national parks,Khao Phanom Bencha and Than Bokk-horani,offer inland scenic attractions including waterfalls and caves,and opportunities for trekking,birdwatching and eco-tours. The rock faces at Railay Beach near Aonang have attracted climbers from all over the world and each year are the venue for the Rock and Fire Festival.There are several Rock Climbing schools at Railay beach.

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