Maya Bay in Krabi Temporarily Closing For Two Months

Krabi –

The famous Maya Bay in Krabi is now temporarily closing for two months for environmental recovery.

The Hat Noppharat Thara – Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park on Tuesday (August 1st) has announced a reminder of the annual closure of the Maya Bay and the Loa Sama Bay in the national park area.

The temporary two months closure for tourism is from August 1st to September 30th, 2023. The area will be strictly off-limits except to park staff and ecologists.

National Park officials stated the annual closure is to allow effective tourism management following the monsoons in this season as well as to give time for nature and the environment to restore themselves.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.