Kamala Beach lies just north of the lights and noise of Patong and is a quieter stretch of sand with a more relaxed feel. This well-enclosed bay and fishing village surrounded by forested hills is one of the most beautiful places in Phuket.
Patong Beach is the heart of Phuket and what makes it so popular to some is often what other people hate most about it. Patong is big, bold and crowded. The popularity of Patong beach rotates around its amazing beach, and its worry-free wild nightlife.
The cheapest way to get from Ratsada to Phuket costs only ฿894, and the quickest way takes just 4¼ hours. Find the travel option that best suits you. The cheapest way to get from Ratsada to Phuket costs only ฿894, and the quickest way takes just 4¼ hours.
Rawai holds the distinction of being the very first tourist beach on Phuket. Years ago, people from Phuket Town would drive the 17km to Rawai on weekends to while away the afternoon underneath the beach's casuarina trees rather than risk the (then) dangerous drive over the hill to Phuket's west coast.