Coming into Tonsai for the first time by longtail
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Tonsai Bay located on the western side of the peninsula and north of Railay West.
Accommodations are not on the beach but rather up the hill, much cheaper than the other areas of Railay. There are several mini-marts and a couple of internet cafes. This area has the highest climber population.
Long-tail boat from Ao Nang. There is a jungle trail from Railay West or you can hire a long-tail boat. From Railay East there is a longer jungle hike.
- Krabi Mountain View Resort
Weather station 5.6 miles from here
120 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',24],['3 Stars',60],['2 Stars',30],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Tonsai Bay
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tonsai Bay:
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Tidal Wave 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Asia
: ... : Tonsai Roof (Tidal Wave Are...
Step off of the Freedom Bar porch and head slightly right (facing the wall) past the group of huge stalactites to a spot in the wall with a very steep series of bulges separated by horizontals and groups of pockets. Start at a left-facing "flake" of stone and head up and consistently left to a set of anchors.Most super-steep routes at this grade in the area are all about the pump factor and don't really have any hard moves. I jumped on this route...[more] Browse More Classics in International
By Sean Kolk
Sep 21, 2016
Any general gear recommendations?
I've heard rumors about bringing oversized shoes, but other than that is a 60m appropriate + 16 Draws?