Phuket, Thailand, is known for its lively atmosphere and especially its finest Beaches. There are over more than 30 beaches all around the island. These beautiful white sand beaches with clear water make Phuket a one-stop destination to enjoy your holidays. Other beaches to enjoy are Kamala Beach, Bangtao Beach, Karon Beach, Mai Khao Beach, Rawai Beach, and Surin Beach.

Here’s the list of Top 3 Finest Beaches in Phuket:

1.Kata Beach


It is near Karon, Mueang Phuket District. One of the most popular beaches is 1.5 km long. The beach offers a fantastic sunset view, swimming spot, and other facilities to enjoy with family. 

The beach has two parts, namely Kata Noi and Kata Yai. Located at the northern side with small side and southern side with larger side respectively. The beach offers an astounding sunset view, a swimming spot, and other facilities to enjoy with family. 

Best Time to visit: Nov- April, celebrate sailing events in December.



Things to enjoy at the beach:

  • Restaurants and cafes: Kata Yai part of the beach has some incredible restaurants. They offer a mouth-watering variety of Thai delicacies, seafood, and international cuisines. Simultaneously, the stalls serving street food, fruits, ice cream are available at both ends of the beach.
  • Water sports: Enjoying Surfing, Snorkeling, Paragliding, scuba diving, and swimming, etc., on the beach. All these adventurous activities are a must to experience.
  • Beach Massage: There are a lot of massage parlors in the shed to relax and calm yourself at the beach
  • Shopping: Shop beach essentials such as umbrellas ad other stuff from the stalls nearby. One can also rent these items.
  • Accommodation: Enjoy your stay near the beach. Especially at the southern end, there is a lot of accommodation centers.

2.Freedom Beach (Hidden Beach)



It is near Pa Tong, Kathu District, Phuket. Another famous beach to spend a day full of adventurous and calming environments. It is a 300 m long trail surrounded by jungle and hills. The beach has two primary ends, among which the northern side is more popular. The north end of the beach has the best view.



Things to enjoy at the beach:

  • Beach sports: Play soccer, volleyball, or snorkeling alongside the beach.
  • Watch Underwater Life: The shallow ends of the beach is house to underwater species. Enjoy watching these fantastic creatures.
  • Strolling: Stroll or bask in the sun at the beach. Experience the unique and pretty view and sunset.
  • Restaurants: Have some chilled drinks and delicious thai dishes offered by the stalls and restaurants. 

3.Patong Beach



It is near Bangla road, 10 km away from Phuket. The beach is famous for Phuket nightlife place. The central west coast beach is 2.5-3 km long. The beach has two ends, among which the northern end is more popular. It is a crowded and busy beach with various facilities. 


Things to enjoy at the beach:

  • Watersport: Enjoy paragliding, jet ski or swim in the clean water
  • Beach Massage: Have a relaxing, calm spa alongside the beach.
  • Rooftop Bars: The stunning rooftop bars and restaurants provide a night view of the city. These bars offer chilled drinks and mouth-watering dishes. Night clubs organize live performances and music for entertainment.


  • Adventurous activity: Ziplines, cable ski, and bowling are a must experience.
  • Shopping: There is an excellent shopping complex as well as stalls and marts. Purchase some thai souvenirs and fill your cart. The shopping malls also have cinemas.
  • Hotels: Stay near the beach in beautiful hotels such as Novotel Phuket, Four Points by Sheraton, and Graceland Resort at affordable prices.

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