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Tham Phra Nang Nai

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While the cave shrine at Haad Phra Nang is the best known, Railay has a bunch of other caves and the most notable is Tham Phra Nang Nai, also known as Diamond Cave.

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Located a 10-minute walk inland from either Railay West or East, the cave entrance appears at a national park station after you stroll alongside much of the imposing cliff that contains it. On the way there you’ll pass tree roots clutching the limestone as gnarly “fingers” of rock protrude from the cliffs. A spirit shrine sits in one of the many dark crevices.

Inside the Diamond Cave. Photo taken in or around Tham Phra Nang Nai , Railay Beach, Thailand by David Luekens.

Inside the Diamond Cave. Photo: David Luekens

After paying a park ranger for the recently hiked ticket price, you’ll enter the cave on a walkway with railings set slightly above the ground. Dim lamps illuminate the 100-metre walkway and there are no tight pinches or side caverns leading to subterranean oblivion, making this a safe cave ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 200 words.)

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