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Climbing Course’s & Trips

We have courses for all abilities. From those that have never climbed before through to the courses to help you improve your multi-pitch and leading climbing skill’s. Join us for half day, full day, or three day course that will safely introduce you to the wonders of rock climbing. No experience is required. Come and do your climbing course Thailand.

Climbing is an amazing and diverse sport, and the climbing in Krabi is considered some of the best in South East Asia. The beaches of Railay and Tonsai are a sport climbers paradise. Just imagine hanging from a stalactite, dangling above emerald waters while surrounded by all the wonders of the jungle. An amazing adventure awaits you here.

The Rock Shop shop was the first climbing shop established in Tonsai beach, way back in 1997. Our instructors are some of the most experienced guides in the area. All instructors have completed a UIAA certified rescue training and wilderness first aid course, so you are in safe hands.

Half Day Course

This is a fun easy going half day for all levels. It can be an introductory course, intermediate, or advanced level. If you are a beginner we will teach you the basic concepts of top-rope climbing, basic climbing techniques, knots, and safe belay skills. There is a maximum of 4 students with each instructor. 

What to bring: Mosquito repellent, energy snacks, and in the wet season maybe a rain poncho and dry-bag.

When: Everyday 9:00am-1:00pm or 2:00pm-6:00pm                       

Included: Guide,  full equipment, insurance, and water.                             

Price: 

  • Introduction – 1000 THB
  • Intermediate – 1000 THB
  • Advanced – 1500 THB
  • Private – 3000 THB
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Full Day Course

Think you’re up for more of an adventure? The full day course will introduce you to the basic concepts of top-rope climbing as well as trekking through the jungle, traverse a cave, and abseiling. Also you will see one of the best view in the area! The Full Day course can also be tailored to you needs. We can work on your lead-climbing or Multi-Pitch techniques. There is a maximum of 4 students with each instructor.

What to bring: Mosquito repellent, a decent pair of walking shoes, energy snacks, and in the wet season maybe a rain poncho and dry-bag.

When: Everyday 9:00am-6:00pm                       

Included: Guide,  full equipment, insurance, lunch, and water.                   

Price:

  • Introduction – 1800 THB
  • Advanced – 3000 THB
  • Lead Climbing – 3500 THB
  • Multi-Pitch – 3500 THB
  • Private – 5000 THB
  • Fun Climbing 2 days – 3000 THB
  • Lead Climbing 2 days – 5000 THB
  • Multi-Pitch 2 days – 5000 THB

3 Day Course

Looking for a serious challenge? This is the course for you! We will spend three full days together and we will teach you the A-Z of sports climbing. It is a strenuous course so many people choose to take a rest day between day 2 and day 3. We can tailor this course to fit your needs and abilities.

  • On the 1st day you learn to top-rope climb, including proper use of equipment, climbing techniques, belay skills, and safety instruction.
  • The 2nd day you continue top-rope climbing and abseiling or begin to learn how to lead climb including clipping techniques, anchoring skills, and safety protocols. 
  • On day 3 you warm up with top-roping then focus on refining your lead climbing techniques. Also we will teach you multi-pitch climbing! This is a valuable skill to have anywhere in the world, but also this area which has an abundance of breathtaking multi-pitch climbs too.

What to bring: Mosquito repellent, a decent pair of walking shoes, energy snacks, and in the wet season maybe a rain poncho and dry-bag.

When: 9:00am-6:00pm  (for 3 days)                     

Included: Guide,  full equipment, Rock Shop T-shirt, course book, insurance, lunch, and water.                               

Price:  3 days – 6000 THB

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Private Guide

Are you an experienced climber already? Hire a guide to show you crags suited to your abilities. Or maybe you haven’t been on the rock in a while and want to refresh your lead climbing techniques: we can do that too! Maybe you want to multi-pitch but your not too sure about leading the crux pitch: just ask!

This one-on-one experience is tailored for your needs and wants. We’ll be happy to accommodate top-rope climbing, lead climbing, anchoring, equipment use, red-pointing, abseiling, multi-pitching, safety issues and first aid skills.

What to bring: Mosquito repellent, a decent pair of walking shoes, energy snacks, and in the wet season maybe a rain poncho and dry-bag.

When: Everyday 9:00am-6:00pm                       

Included: Private Guide,  full equipment, insurance, lunch, and water.     

Price: 

  • Half Day Private – 3000 THB
  • Full Day Private – 5000 THB

Multi-Pitch Climbing

Are you an experienced climber but have never climbed multi-pitch before? or you are traveling alone but want a reliable climbing partner who knows the area? Then this is for you. If you need we will teach you the techniques required for safe multi-pitch climbing and take you on the impressive and unforgettable climbs the peninsula has to offer. There are many climbs to choose from, including some which are on islands and you need to start your climb from a boat.

What to bring: Mosquito repellent, a decent pair of walking shoes, energy snacks, and in the wet season maybe a rain poncho and dry-bag.

When: Everyday 9:00am-6:00pm                       

Included: Guide,  full equipment, insurance, lunch, and water.                   

Price:

  • Huminality – 4000 THB
  • Ao Nang Tower – 4500 THB
  • Big Wave – 4500 THB
  • Cat Wall – 5000 THB
  • King & I – 6000 THB

 

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Rock Shop Team

  • Mr.Rat

    Mr.Rat

    Has many years experience scaling Thailand’s dripping limestone crags. He specializes in getting family groups safely up and down the rock.
  • Mr Monkey

    Mr Monkey

    He is our bouldering and trad climbing expert. If you give him a snickers and a beer you have hired him for the day.
  • Sirichai

    Sirichai

    He is the shop manager and founder. He has been living here for over 20 years. In his free time he writes Thailand’s Pocket Guide to climbing and has the occasional Singha.
  • Plon

    Plon

    He is a great guide to spend the day with. His sense of humor will keep you laughing and his optimistic attitude will push you over any crux!
  • Miss Tiger

    Miss Tiger

    Miss Tiger is the Rock Shop night guard. She is responsible for keeping the climbing equipment rodent free; no small feat in Thailand!
  • Yow

    Yow

    He’ll, take you to the next level (literally) whether your a beginner looking to advance your skills or an expert looking for a multi-pitch partner.
  • Ghop

    Ghop

    Ghop is one of the best natured people you’ll ever meet. He pretends to be a little shy but you’ll experience the true meaning of belly laughter if you get him talking.
  • See

    See

    Mr. See is the stickler responsible for the shop’s book-keeping but don’t be fooled, he has more personality than your average accountant!.
  • Zak

    Zak

    He loves rocks even more than he loves food. A day out with him and you will develop a personal relation to rocks as he has done.
  • Miss Mark

    Miss Mark

    She loves climbing. Regardless of your age, she will get you hooked on climbing and grinning from ear to ear in no time!