The white sandy beach is just a 20 minute ride away from Ao Nang and offers serenity and peace. Travelers can watch beautiful sunsets while enjoying freshly caught seafood in the restaurants along the beach. The vicinity is not yet too commercial and for those who are looking for action you can take a short trip to the laid back nightlife and shopping area of Ao Nang.
Day trips, Kayaking, diving and snorkeling trips as well as other activities can be organized by your hotel tour counter or any of the agencies in the vicinity of the hotel.
Located 30km from Krabi Town, หาดทับแขก is a pristine and tranquil beach with scenic views to the Hong Islands and the Kao Hang Nak Forest as backdrop. It is now the sanctuary of some 5 star resorts offering all the luxury of a truly amazing beach holiday. There are no shops or other facilities in the area but it is only a 20 minute drive to the bustling shopping and nightlife area of Ao Nang.
How to get Khlong Muang Beach
From Krabi Town, follow Highway No. 4034 to Ban Nong Thale, turning left to the Palace three-way junction, and taking the right turn to klong muang beach krabi, 24 kilometers in total distance.
In the area Baan Thap Kaek, Nongtalay Subdistrict. Take Highway No.4034 and turn left at Ban Nong Talay intersection through Klong Muang Beach and Bridge transport mineral gypsum continue to Thap Kaek Beach. Travelling time from Ao Nang is just 20 minutes, 30 minutes from Krabi Town and 40 minutes from Krabi Airport.
This beach is 15 minutes drive from Ao Nang, making it an inconvenient location to enjoy the many facilities the town has to offer. Klong Muang beach is not the most impressive in Thailand by any means and few people will be wowed by it. The only reason to stay on Klong Muang is because you want to stay in one of the resorts there. The Klong Muang beach area offers hardly anything to do outside the resorts there – there is hardly any life to the area and there are no activities in the immediate vicinity. All the huge range of daytrips available from Ao Nang are also available from Klong Muang. This means that for couples the Nakamanda and the Tubkaek have definite merits, as they are both better than any of the resorts in Ao Nang.
Couples Klong Muang
The Tubkaek and Nakamande are luxury hideaway resorts which will appeal to honeymooners, but there are equally good resorts elsewhere on the Andaman Coast which offer better locations than Klong Muang beach – the Paradise on Koh Yao Noi and Pimalai on Lanta spring to mind. For couples who want to do some of the activities that Ao Nang offers but want to stay in a better resort than the btoen offers (there is no 5 star resort in Ao Nang) the Tubkaek and Nakamanda are a good choice คลองม่วง กระบี่.
Families Klong Muang
Klong Muang is a reasonable choice for families with very small children, who just want to paddle and swim all day. Older children will bore quickly, as there is nothing to do outside the resorts. The quality family resorts are the Sofitel and the Sheraton, both of which are large, brand-name resorts offering reliable service standards.