My trip to Thailand a few weeks ago was filled with good times and great adventures. But perhaps the most epic of experiences while I was there there took place on a small bay on an island in the southern Thailand region of Ko Phi Phi on the Maya Bay Sleep Aboard tour.
If you’ve seen Leonardo DiCaprio’s movie “The Beach” you’re familiar with the beautiful Maya Bay beach. Lush greenery, high cliffs, soft sand shores, clear turquoise waters, glowing plankton….but also lots and LOTS of tourists. During the day, Maya Bay is so over run with visitors you can’t even appreciate the island’s true beauty. Unless, that is, you’re a part of the Maya Bay Sleep Aboard overnight tour…in which case the island is yours alone for 12 epic hours.
In search of an authentic island experience, my two girlfriends and I decided to give Maya Bay Sleep Aboard a try. Here’s how our day went down….