The only inhabited island, Koh Phi Phi Don, is car and motorbike-free. Everyone walks or cycles and everything is a 10-minute walk away. This makes it possibly one of the safest places in Thailand. If youre having a party on a beach, the skipper of the boat that brought you shouldnt be drinking cold beers.
What is Koh Phi Phi known for?
Koh Phi Phi, an island off Thailands Andaman Coast, is most famous for being the setting of the Leonardo DiCaprio movie The Beach. Most people come to the Phi Phi islands expecting a pristine island paradise. Unfortunately, theyre often met with a rude awakening upon arrival. Koh Phi Phi is not paradise.
Why Thailand is dangerous place?
THAILAND HAS been ranked as one of the 20 most dangerous countries in the world for tourists, with high rates of crime and violence and low reliability of police services, according to a recent survey. The violence that flared in Thailands deep South in early 2004 took more than 6,800 lives.