When it comes to shopping in Krabi, people gather at AO Nang to enjoy street food and buy kitschy items, souvenirs, handicrafts, and other local products. Thai Baht is the currency used in Krabi. You have an option of currency exchange at Krabi International Airport, Ao Nang, and Koh Lanta. Thai is widely spoken in Krabi.
The food in Krabi is mouth-watering. Some of the famous dishes of Krabi are Green Mango Salad, Saved ice dessert or Black Grass Jelly, and coconut pudding at the stalls. You can also explore the Krabi Jungle tour – the emerald pool, Krabi natural hot spring, and Tiger cave temple. This Emerald pool beats the heat of Krabi giving you cool off around the rainforest trail. This pool is locally known as Sra Marakot situated inside the Khao Phra Bang Khram Nature Reserve. Krabi natural hot spring is located 40 km away from Krabi Town.
This hot stream waterfall, Klong Thom Waterfall is unique with a temperature of around 40 degrees Celsius. The Tiger Cave temple also is known as Wat Tahm Suea. For the view of Krabi and its limestone rock formation, one needs to venture 1200 steps up the hills. The 4 island trip in Krabi is quite famous. The first island is Phranang Cave is also famous as the house of princess spirit. Second island is Chicken Island is a rock formation in the form of chicken. The third island is Tup Island alongside Koh Dam Khwan. The fourth one is Poda Island , a white and sandy beach. This beach is ideal for snorkeling, swimming, and sunbathing. You can also explore the reef fish and the corals if you wish to do an underwater adventure.