Phuket is one of the fastest growing areas in Thailand, located in the Andaman Sea, an attractive destination for visitors around the world to visit. Here are the top beaches in Phuket you should visit when traveling to Thailand.
1. Patong Beach - A place of intriguing parties
Unless you like the beach thrive if not the beach Patong is the destination you should experience. This area has many hotels for visitors to choose. On Patong beach there are always street vendors and tourists. The smooth white sand stretches, the blue waters create the beauty of the place. Beside, the seaside area has the most bustling night life in Phuket. You will find bars, clubs and restaurants in the back streets of Patong Beach. If you only travel here in a short time, you can go to great parties, party at the beach.
2. Kata Beach - Ideal place for surfing lovers
Kata Beach is comprised of two areas, Kata and Kata Noi. Kata Beach is the largest and also the most developed area, the only place to experience surfing in Phuket. The sea is not as famous as Bali. Kata is peaceful and bigger than Bali with some resorts and street vendors selling food and drinks to visitors on the beach.
Owning a beautiful beach, Kata is more charming than bustling, crazy as Patong.
Note: Surfing season in Phuket is between May and November.
3. Raya Beach and Coral Island - The most beautiful white sand beaches
Located on the south coast of Phuket, these two islands own white sand beaches, crystal clear waters in Phuket. This is the perfect place to dive between the ocean of diverse tropical fishes that you can admire in clear waters.
4. Laguna Beach - An ideal beach for family travel
Laguna stands out with a stretch of white sand, a complex of Phuket resorts comprising of golf courses, large resorts and private villas. This is an ideal beach for family travelers and those who want to experience luxury travel on the pristine tranquil beach. The beach is very long and has some of the best seaside clubs in Phuket.
5. Nai Yang Beach - The best place to learn windsurfing
Nai Yang Beach is located near the international airport, one of the finest sports beaches in Thailand for sailing with narrow waters and mild waves. This tranquil setting provides an ideal setting for sea sports like surfing. Here you can wholeheartedly with passion for surfing without fear of danger.
6. Mai Khao Beach - The best beach for private vacation
This is another stretch of beach, located north of Phuket International Airport. This is one of the few places to grow with international resorts and beaches with natural beauty. Although not as glamorous as some other beaches, this area is attractive with a very peaceful and peaceful environment and is one of the great beaches for family travel.
With a length of 9.5 km, Mai Khao is Phuket's longest beach.
7. Similan Islands - great waters for scuba diving and the most beautiful beaches in Thailand
Similan Islands is a national park located on the Khao Lak coast, 1 hour drive north of Phuket. This is one of the world's finest diving beaches and stunning beaches. You can also camp on the islands and beautiful beaches. If you want to explore the island is beautiful, this is an option not to be missed.
8. Maya Bay in Koh Phi Phi Ley
This beach has appeared in The Beach movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and is one of the most beautiful beach in Thailand. The bay is nestled in Koh Phi Phi Ley's marine protected area, unaffected by the growing tourism on Phi Phi Don Island.
The only way to Maya Bay is by boat from Phi Phi Don Island or the mainland harbor in Krabi or Phuket where you can make day trips.