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Best beach island in Thailand (in your opinion)

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1. Posted by Paul3879 (Respected Member 212 posts) 9y

ok so I am off to Thailand on the 2nd of February for about 9 days and would like to spend some quality time on the islands, just relaxing really, in your opinion which is the best and most beautiful island/place and for what reason?

2. Posted by opospa (Travel Guru 1837 posts) 9y

I will say Ko Phi Phi.

The photos explain everything

3. Posted by SVM (Inactive 46 posts) 9y

Phi phi islands is the best i have seen in thailand....few musts includes para sailing,phi phi view point and a sunset trip on boat ..

4. Posted by dagny (First Time Poster 1 posts) 9y

i was in koh samet and koh samui and i absolutley loved samet. it was quiet, relaxed, and beautiful. there are really no paved roads and when our ferry arrived we were transferred onto a smaller boat and then dropped about 30 feet from shore and had to wade in (no dock). it's a quick (2-3 hours if i remember correctly) bus ride from bangkok to the town where the ferry to samet departs (i'm blanking on the name right now). the town itself is nothing great, i'd recommend getting there early so you don't have to stay the night in one of the few relatively grungy hotels. keep in mind that there's not much to do in samet other than relax, swim, read and walk the beaches (which is why i loved it!). i stayed in a little place called jep's and thought the staff was fabulous and kind.

5. Posted by nuttakorn (Budding Member 10 posts) 9y

I really like Phi Phi , that's perfect island. I really love to get there.

6. Posted by vegasmike6 (Travel Guru 3562 posts) 9y

I vote for Koh Lanta. Beautiful and far fewer visitors than Phi Phi. Click here for some photos.