Phuket Beaches: 6 Best Beaches not to miss while in Thailand
Best beaches of Phuket, Thailand
Not many islands has so many white sand beaches and turquoise waters as Phuket. This 540-square-km island offer fabulous sea views and easy access to some of the world’s finest coasts.
Here is a list with best best beaches in Phuket area:
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With a variety of activities and great nightlife, Patong is with no doubt the most popular beach. Patong beach stretches over 3km of soft sand and clean water. A pretty busy beach best for young people or the ones who doesn’t mind busyness and crazy nightlife.
On the west coast, Karon beach is extending all the way to Kata beach. Not so demanding as Patong, Karon beach is for those who are looking for a more family oriented beach. Large beach with small restaurants, fresh shakes stands and plenty beach massage beds, Karon beach deserve a good place on our list.
Just under Karon beach you will find another large beach with beautiful rocks and corals making it great for snorkeling. Like Karon beach, Kata is more family oriented and great for a quiet day at the beach.
This is a small bay, white soft sand, separated from Kata by a small coast, is a calm and peaceful place. A enjoyable place for a relaxing snorkel or a dip.
A secluded white sand, crystal clear water beach, this beach is no.1 in our top preferences beaches from Phuket island. On the west coast of the island, reachable by foot or boat only this small place of paradise is still not well know to tourists. Or maybe its is, but due the difficult way to the beach is mostly avoided so makes it one of the less busiest beach from Phuket. On the beach is located just one restaurant and one shop. Food must be ordered in advance and is served twice per day. Couple of bed massages are also available. Entrance to the beach costs 200BHT/person.
This well-enclosed bay and fishing village, developed fast over the last 5 years, Kamala Beach is best for families and quiet seekers. Great snorkeling opportunities!