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Ko Lipe, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends & I agreed to a day trip to Koh Lipe. We took a ferry from Langkawi which costs RM220 per person for a return trip. Next, we had to pay THB200 each for the Marine Park ticket upon reaching the island. The 1-way...More

Thank Wildcat7400
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lipe is hard to get to. We came in from Hat yai and it was a 3 1/2 hour travel with additional waiting time, altogether about 5 hrs to get there. Thankfully the van ride was comfortable and so was the speedboat (ferry) ride to...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The beach are still clean and nice, the fun vibe is still strong. But the growing number of boats parked at both Sunrise and Sunset Beach are becoming an eyesore and also taking up a lot of the usual snorkeling spots. Not sure if it...More

Thank Siknee L
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

The beaches were amazing in this place and I would come back alone just for this. I just feel some things were frustrating like walking on the Walking street and motorbikes always going up and down. The bikes should not be allowed to ride down...More

Thank meepmeep7
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Amazing trip to Koh Lipe in 'rainy' season. Of the 4 nights we were there it only rained for 1 night. Incredible crystal clear waters on Sunrise Beach. (Pattaya Beach not so pretty!). The most beautiful of all the islands we stayed at in Thailand....More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Where to start? Ko Lipe has to be the most beautiful place I’ve ever visited. I’ve completely fallen in love with the place and have visited three times now. The clear waters, coral, beaches, people, food, nightlife, walking street, sunrises, sunsets... it just has everything...More

Thank Lewbie B
Reviewed August 26, 2018

For those island trotters touring Thailand, this needs to be a stop off point if you are looking for one of the most amazing beaches on tap. When the sun is out, all views are simply stunning. Although it may have long boats zipping around,...More

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Second visit since a few years ago- happy to see that sunrise beach was just as beautiful as my first visit years ago. clean sand with clear turquiose waters. This time i walked to the north of sunrise beach and saw the small sandbank. Beautiful....More

Thank TrailsOfAnne
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I have visited Lipe twice and it is definitely my favorite island. I cant say it is easy to access but that's the reason why it still has wonderful nature and the sea. I love everything of Koh Lipe. I will head here again next...More

Thank YeJiS28
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Koh Lipe is still small and lets hope they can keep it this way which I unfortunately doubt, The locals trying hard to keep Lipe clean with their Trash Hero program, check it out and reach out a helping hand...

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February 25, 2018|
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Response from rob196620 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as i have only flown from Bangkok to Hat Yai & then caught boat from ferry terminal. June is wet season so best read forums before you go.Cheers.
November 16, 2017|
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Response from Luisomp | Reviewed this property |
I would by before hand, and make sure it’s the on season for ferries. We went there one day early and had no ferry.