How do you get from Bangkok to Koh Lipe?
To reach the island in one day, you will need to catch a morning flight from Bangkok to Hat Yai International Airport. From Hat Yai, take a taxi or a minibus to Pakbara Pier in Satun, the main pier for Koh Lipe. The journey takes two hours and this ground transport can be easily arranged as you arrive at the airport.
Which month is best for Koh Lipe?
The best time to visit Koh Lipe is from November to March as the weather is perfect on this beautiful island on the Andaman sea. The peak season for tourists lasts from mid-December to April when the precipitation is low.
Is Koh Lipe expensive?
Lipe is more expensive than other Thai islands and everything is more expensive there. Here are some examples of prices – main dishes in restaurants between 90-110 baht and 20-30 baht for rice. Fried rice and pad thai between 80-100 baht.
Can I travel to Koh Lipe?
You have two options to travel from Koh Tao or Koh Phangan to Koh Lipe. One is to take a ferry to Koh Samui and fly out from there. The second is to buy a combination ticket of ferry + bus + ferry, which can be via Krabi, Hat Yai, or Koh Lanta. All of them are long journeys, something between 11 to 16 hours.
How many days do you need in Koh Lipe?
So, How Many Days to stay at Koh Lipe? Well, I found 4 days to be more than sufficient if you want to gain a decent insight into the island but to not get bored!
Can you walk around Koh Lipe?
Koh Lipe is so small that you’re able to walk just about anywhere, there are plenty of “taxis” on the island.
Which is better Krabi or Phuket?
Which is better Phuket or Krabi? If you are looking for a well-developed place with all the facilities then Phuket is the place to be. On the other hand, if you want to enjoy the bucolic nature and laze around in the natural setting then Krabi is the best choice.
How much is the ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe?
The ticket price for ferry from Langkawi to Koh Lipe is around RM 110.00 to RM 128.00.
Does Koh Lipe have an airport?
As it’s a small island, Koh Lipe airport does not exist. If you’re travelling to Koh Lipe from Bangkok, Chiang Mai or other major cities in Thailand, you’ll need to fly to Hat Yai Airport, then travel to Pak Bara and onward to Koh Lipe. Hat Yai International Airport is one of Southern Thailand’s major hubs.
Where is the clearest water in Thailand?
Kantiang Bay, Ko Lanta
It’s found just before you enter the sparsely populated deep south of the island, which means the beach is surrounded by deep green jungle and national park land. The beach features white sand and crystal clear waters speckled with a handful of resorts.
How do I get from Krabi to Koh Lipe?
There is no direct connection from Krabi to Koh Lipe. However, you can take the ferry to Koh Lanta, take the walk to Saladan Pier, Koh Lanta, then take the ferry to Koh Lipe. Alternatively, you can take a ferry from Krabi to Koh Lipe via Koh Jum Beach in around 4h 30m.