I often get asked by our customers why some people who book private boats with us go to the same location multiple times in a year. The answer is a little complex but please allow me to explain.
Phi Phi Island is a set of 6 Islands and each island has multiple areas to explore. Dependent on the time of year, the weather conditions, and the wind, some locations are more beautiful at one time of year than another.
For example, during our low season or wet season, the wind is generally strong on the Camel Rock and Maya Bayside of Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Ley so it is more pleasant to snorkel, swim and explore on the Pileh Lagoon, Viking Cave, and Leam Tong Bayside of Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Ley.
The opposite is true of our High Season or Dry Season. During this season you’ll find that it’s most pleasant exploring Camel Rock and Maya Bay sides of Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Ley.
In addition to this difference, an island like Bamboo Island, which is in the chain of Phi Phi Islands is best explored during our High or Dry Season as it is susceptible to high winds during our low or wet season.
This is why some of our customers who book Private Boats to Phi Phi Island decide to visit the same location twice, as there can be totally different experiences based on the season.