Railay is one of Thailand's most secluded and exotic paradise destinations located mid-way between the cities of Krabi and Ao Nang. This small peninsula is comprised of four main areas known as Phra Nang, West Railay, East Railay and Tonsai with each region catering for different preferences.
Most of us imagine the ultimate relaxing holiday as one spent on a paradise island where the sea is crystal clear, the skies are blue, the sand is silky soft and where giant palm tree leaves provide shade under the sweltering hot sun. If you want to make this dream a reality or feel you are in desperate need of getting away this year but don't know where to go then look no further than Thailand which boasts stunning beach destinations...each one better than the next!
Whether you're looking for a relaxing holiday, a beautiful beach holiday for that sun-kissed look or choosing a romantic honeymoon location then here are our TOP 5 beaches in Thailand to help make that important decision a little easier.
The island of Phuket is a province in southern Thailand and the largest of all its many dazzling islands. Connected to the mainland by two bridges, Phuket is also one of Thailand's most developed islands with great resorts, hotels, restaurants, shops and an active nightlife. So, if you want the getaway experience without being completely isolated, this is the island for you.
The picture-perfect Similan Islands can be described as a dream come true for all diving fanatics. If you are one, but have never heard of them, then you'll definitely want to add visiting this place to your bucket list. In fact, thanks to its deep clear-blue waters and heavenly coral reefs, this exotic destination is praised as being one of, if not, the best, diving sites in the world.
Belonging to the southern province of Phang Nga situated along the Andaman Sea, Phang Nga Bay is the region's most searched for attraction and it's not just because of its tranquil qualities.
Known as one of Thailand's greatest and most famous sandy treasures, Ko Phi Phi of Krabi Province is an archipelago consisting of six islands known as Ko Phi Phi Don; Ko Phi Phi Leh; Ko Mai Phai; Ko Yung; Bida Nok and Bida Nai.