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Krabi Rai Leh West
Rai Leh West is the main beach on the Railay Peninsula in the Krabi Province. This is where you arrive with the long tail from Ao Nang. Rai Leh West has a few mid range and high range resorts. The beach at Rai Leh West is surrounded by high cliffs. It is probably one of the most beautiful beaches in Thailand.
(Rai Leh West beach on the Railay Peninsula)
At the center of the beach you will find a little walking street where you can chill out and have a drink. Here you will also find some travel agencies from where you can arrange trips to islands such as the 4 island trip or Hong Island.
(sunset view at Rai Leh West Beach in Krabi)
From Rai Leh West it is easy to walk to Rai Leh East, you basically cross the peninsula. Rai Leh East has more budget options for sleeping, but has a less attractive beach. To the North of Rai Leh West you can find the Rock Climb community of Ton Sai Bay.
Hotels on Rai Leh West:
- Sand Sea Resort price range: 1350-3450 baht
- Diamond Cave Resort price range: 1400-4200 baht
- Railay Bay Resort and Spa price range: 3500-19000 baht
Restaurants on Rai Leh West:
- Utopia International Delights (American/Indian)
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