Phuket, Thailand’s largest and most famous island is the home to many magnificent beaches. Tourists across the world visit the island because of its picturesque scenery and laid back atmosphere, then there’s those who come for the excitement, with water sports and surfing on offer. The facilities provided by the most popular beaches are children friendly too and have many intensifying programs to engage the little ones.
Let’s have a brief look at what some of the top beaches have to offer.
If you’re planning to stay away from the hustle bustle of city life, this is the perfect pick for you. Far from accessibility, it is one of the secret beaches in which you can hide from the world. Surrounded by thick jungle and high hills, it gives a quiet and serene experience, especially for honeymooners.
Location: Pa Tong, Kathu district, Chang wat Pucket.
This is the best place for surfing enthusiasts and convenient place for family outings because of its big list of entertainment activities like mouth-watering food stalls, amusing restaurants, boating and snorkeling. The beach can be reached by bus, taxi or tuk-tuk.
Location: Kata beach, west coast of Phuket.
Nai Harn beach
This is yet another destination best suited for family get-togethers and friends’ outings. With a myriad of entertainment activities like surfing, beach volleyball, and kiteboarding, the beach promises a fun-filled holiday experience. Kayaking and snorkeling are very popular on the beach and it’s also is a home for the famous Naiharn temple. It is well connected to the main city of Phuket Town and can be reached by car, bus or any means of transportation.
Location: Nai Harn beach, Meuang Phuket district, Phuket.
Laem Singh beach
This famous beach is nature’s very own home with its azure water and powdered sparkling yellow sand. Surrounded by a thick layer of palm trees, the beach is a stunning experience on a sunny day. With activities like snorkeling, jet skiing, and water skiing, there is no limit on the fun to be had. Food lovers can enjoy Italian and Thai delicacies in the restaurants around the beach. The best way to relax is the famous Thai massage under the breezy palm trees and at such great value. Hire a boat from Surin beach to reach this place. In a way, it is a complete beach experience with food, entertainment, and relaxation all on one beach.
Location: Kamala, Katu district, Phuket.
Nai Thon beach
Relax your soul with a calm and quiet burbling of water and trickling sound of the branches of palm trees in this beach. Promising a world of serenity, the beach is far from the crowd and offers exciting scuba diving and boating. You can also enjoy amazing food in the beach restaurants. This is also one of the secret beaches of the island.
Location: West coast, Pucket island.
All the major beaches in Pucket offer an enthralling seacoast experience and safe entertainment activities which excite elders and children alike. For more info on other beaches, check out this video.