Maya Bay, Ko Phi Phi Don

3.7
*** Please note that Monkey Beach within Maya Bay has been closed to tourists indefinitely due to damage caused to the ecosystem. However, boat tours including snorkeling in the bay still operate ***

Take a trip to Maya Bay, the picturesque alcove featured in the 2000 film "The Beach," based on Alex Garland's book of the same name. Relax on the pleasant white sand or head out into the turquoise water on a diving or snorkeling trip to explore the diverse marine environment. Facilities nearby are basic, yet convenient and nice enough to cater to the large amount of international tourists visiting the site each year. Before you head to Ko Phi Phi Don, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Ko Phi Phi Don trip builder , to make sure you see all that Ko Phi Phi Don has to offer, including Maya Bay.
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  • Must visit in Ko PP, such an amazing view and the nature at its best. Water quality is so clean and welcoming. If you re visiting PP island, don't miss this place.  more »
  • Maya Bay was famously picturesque with it's white sandy beach and coral reefs surrounded by limestone cliffs. Authorities have currently closed this beach due to environmental issues caused by throngs...  more »
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  • You have to be creative to get picture without masses of tourists. If you can go early to enjoy this beautiful place.
  • Amazing to see the famous "beach" from the well known movie. Sadly over tourism has closed the beach, but you can view it from onboard a boat.
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