Krabi Province, Thailand

Kantiang Bay

Kantiang Bay is a tranquil beach located on the southern end of Koh Lanta, Thailand. The bay is known for its serene atmosphere and is often considered one of the best beaches in Thailand. It offers a peaceful and uncrowded environment, making it an ideal spot for those seeking quiet and relaxation. The natural characteristics of Kantiang Bay are a major part of its appeal. The beach stretches for almost two kilometers and features soft golden sand. It is crescent-shaped, which creates calm and crystal-clear waters from the Andaman Sea. A mountain range surrounds the beach, contributing to the breathtaking scenery that Kantiang Bay is known for. A variety of amenities are available in the area surrounding Kantiang Bay. Behind the beach, there is a road leading to a small village where visitors can find a convenience store and tour agents. There are also several dining options in the area, serving everything from sophisticated resort cuisine to traditional Thai food. Despite the availability of these amenities, Kantiang Bay maintains a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere, even on busy days. There are no specific details about parking facilities at Kantiang Bay. However, the beach is adjacent to the Pimalai Resort, suggesting that parking may be available for resort guests or possibly for a fee for other visitors. Getting to Kantiang Bay involves a half-hour drive from Saladan Village, or a private minivan transfer or express transfer from Krabi Airport. It is located relatively far south on Koh Lanta, contributing to its secluded and peaceful ambiance. Despite its popularity and the presence of luxury resorts like the Pimalai Resort, Kantiang Bay does not tend to get crowded. This makes it a popular choice for couples and honeymooners seeking a tranquil beach experience. However, visitors should be aware that the area is home to wild dogs, which have been known to grab bags on occasion.

What to do at Kantiang Bay?


Kantiang Bay amenities include shower.


You can enjoy a refreshing drink at one of the bars situated on the beach.


You can enjoy one of the restaurants at the beach while soaking up the sun.

Visitor Reviews

Visitor reviews highlight the beauty and tranquility of the beach in Koh Lanta, with many recommending it as the best beach on the island and a perfect spot for enjoying sunsets. The warm water and the undisturbed, idyllic environment make it a favorite among visitors, including families with kids. However, some visitors have raised concerns about cleanliness issues and the presence of unfriendly stray dogs.

Where is Kantiang Bay?

Latitude: 7.4974417 / Longitude: 99.0725981

Kantiang Bay is located in Krabi Province. The following map of Kantiang Bay shows the exact location.

Where to Stay near Kantiang Bay?

The following map shows available accommodations and their prices.

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