Top Ten Photos from Southern Thailand

Southern Thailand is so beautiful with its sandy beaches, karst pinnacle mountains and warm sun. Here are our favourite photos from our time there.

  1. Sunset Beach, Koh Phangan – located in the Gulf of Thailand close to the islands of Koh Samui and Koh Tao.
Sunset Beach, Koh Phangan
Sunset Beach, Koh Phangan

2. Railay – A small beach town with boat-only access from Krabi and Ao Nang in south Thailand. These long-tailed boats have scarves indicating they have been blessed by monks.

Railay, East Beach
Railay, East Beach

3. Koh Phi Phi Don – A gorgeous island south of Phuket on the Andaman sea. Its sandy white beaches and warm waters make it a favourite. Too bad the sun wasn’t cooperating that day.

Viewpoint on Phi Phi Don
Viewpoint on Phi Phi Don

4. Leela Beach, Koh Phangan – This small, secret beach on Phangan is a hidden gem.

Leela Beach, Koh Phangan
Leela Beach, Koh Phangan

5. Namuang Waterfall, Koh Samui – On the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui has many beautiful waterfalls.

Namuang Waterfall, Koh Samui
Namuang Waterfall, Koh Samui

6. East Beach, Railay – These beautiful cliffs along East beach are great for rock climbing.

Railay, East Beach
Railay, East Beach

7. Maya Bay, Phi Phi Leh – Koh Phi Phi Leh is the smaller of the two Phi Phi islands. There are no inhabitants on this beautiful and rugged island.

Maya Bay, Phi Phi Leh
Maya Bay, Phi Phi Leh

8. Monkey Beach, Koh Phi Phi Don – This small beautiful beach is surrounded by large cliffs and can only be accessed by boat.

Monkey Beach
Monkey Beach, Koh Phi Phi Don

9Phang Nga Bay – This large bay on the Andaman Sea, north of Phuket, has beautiful karst pinnacles and steep rocky islands.

Phang Nga Bay
Phang Nga Bay

10. Old Town, Phuket Town – This UNESCO World Heritage site has beautifully renovated colonial buildings.


Old Town, Phuket Town
Old Town, Phuket Town

11. Honourable Mention Phi Phi Leh – This rugged island is so impressive as you approach it by boat you can’t keep your eyes off it. 

Phi Phi Leh
Phi Phi Leh