Maya Bay

  • Maya Bay Reopens Once Again

     Thursday, January 27, 2022

    At the edge of the turquoise water, tourists from Asia and Europe take pictures. In early January, they had come to take part in the long-awaited reopening of Maya Bay, the top attraction of the Andaman Sea, after remaining closed …

  • Maya Bay likely to reopen to boost tourism in Phuket

     Saturday, November 7, 2020

    The Thai government is reportedly planning to restart tourism in Maya Bay in line with Thailand’s reopening in order to boost tourism in Phuket. Maya Bay is recognised as one of the most popular tourism spots in Thailand ever since …

  • Thai government is thinking about restarting tourism on Maya Bay

     Saturday, November 7, 2020

    In keeping with Thailand’s reopening, the Thai government is thinking about restarting tourism on Maya Bay for boosting declining tourism in Phuket. The world-famous Maya Bay was shut down since mid-2018 to restore the beach and surrounding coral reefs damaged …

  • Maya Bay closure extended for another two years

     Saturday, May 11, 2019

    The closure of Maya Bay made popularized by the movie ‘The Beach’ has been extended for another two years for a full recovery of its corals and wildlife. However, this has invited sharp criticism from the tourism industry.   Maya …

  • Maya Bay to remain closed indefinitely

     Friday, October 12, 2018

    Thailand tourism officials have announced that they will close the famous Maya Bay for an indefinite period of time, after closing the beach to tourists this past June. Maya Bay was the setting of the 2001 Leonardo DiCaprio film ‘The …

  • Tourism compelled Maya Bay authorities to close the beach for foreseeable future

     Friday, October 5, 2018

    Tourists expecting to visit the iconic Maya Bay of Thailand will not be able to do so for the predictable future.   On Tuesday, the well-known destination was due to re-open after a tourist ban, but it was declared on …

  • Thailand’s famous Maya Bay to shut down due to excessive tourist numbers

     Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    Maya Bay, best reputed among movie-goers as the shoot locale of the famous movie “The Beach” will be closed down temporarily owing to excessive tourism numbers.   The film would be starring Leonardo DiCaprio and was a box office superhit …


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