Discover Phuket’s Best Beaches with Phuket Beach Map

Phuket Beach Map, your guide to exploring the island’s diverse and stunning coastlines.

Exploring the Diversity of Phuket’s Coastlines

Phuket’s east and west coasts provide different beach experiences.

The west coast is known for its vibrant beach life, perfect for swimming and sunbathing, while the east coast offers tranquil settings with shallow waters and mangrove forests, ideal for a quieter retreat.

I’ve had the opportunity to experience all of these beaches many times.

From the lively sands of Patong to the serene hideaways like Au Sane Beach, each offers a unique glimpse into Phuket’s natural and cultural beauty.

Whether you’re planning a trip to Phuket or simply want to learn more about the island’s best beaches, this guide will help you find the beach you will fall in love with.

 

Why Phuket’s Beaches Are Unique

Phuket’s beaches, especially along the west coast, are known for their soft white sands and clear turquoise waters.

This island’s compact geography features over thirty remarkable beaches, allowing for extensive exploration within a single day.

The journey from Nai Harn Beach in the south to Sai Kaew Beach in the north showcases a variety of spectacular views and experiences.

Why Phuket’s Beaches Are Unique

Phuket’s beaches, especially along the west coast, are known for their soft white sands and clear turquoise waters. This island’s compact geography features over thirty remarkable beaches, allowing for extensive exploration within a single day. The journey from Nai Harn Beach in the south to Sai Kaew Beach in the north showcases a variety of spectacular views and experiences.

Exploring the Diversity of Phuket’s Coastlines

Phuket’s east and west coasts provide different beach experiences. The west coast is known for its vibrant beach life, perfect for swimming and sunbathing, while the east coast offers tranquil settings with shallow waters and mangrove forests, ideal for a quieter retreat.

Beaches of Phuket from North to South

Haad Pak Phra Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.199931, 98.285182
More a fishing village than a beach, perfect for a walk and experiencing local life, with views of the strait separating Phuket from the mainland.

Sai Kaew Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.187373, 98.287832
A long, serene beach ideal for quiet walks and enjoying nature. It stretches into Mai Khao Beach, offering a peaceful retreat with minimal facilities.

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Mai Khao Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.163492, 98.293731
Known for plane watching, this beach offers a unique experience with its proximity to Phuket Airport, ideal for aviation enthusiasts.

Nai Yang Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.110470, 98.301818
Favored for its stunning sunsets and relaxed atmosphere, Nai Yang Beach is popular among locals and features plenty of bars and restaurants.

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Naithon Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.058883, 98.277516
A friendly, laid-back beach offering good swimming conditions, lined with souvenir stands, small hotels, and restaurants.

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White Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.058883, 98.277516
A secluded spot, accessible through Andaman White Beach Resort, perfect for a peaceful retreat and beautiful surroundings.

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Banana Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.041986, 98.276463
One of Phuket’s hidden gems, requiring a hike or longtail boat to access. The effort is worth it for its stunning beauty and available refreshments.

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Trisara Beach

Situated in front of the luxury Trisara Resort, this beach is exclusive and well-maintained but challenging to access without staying at the resort.

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Layan Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.028103, 98.288579
Quieter and more relaxed, Layan Beach is perfect for a peaceful day by the sea, with a small island accessible at low tide.

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Bang Tao Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.007499, 98.292260
A long and versatile beach with activities ranging from water sports to lounging at high-end beach clubs. It’s spacious and lined with luxury resorts.

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Pansea Beach

An exclusive beach in front of luxury resorts Amanpuri and The Surin. It’s meticulously maintained, offering high levels of privacy.

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Surin Beach

GPS Coordinates: 8.035761, 98.275351
Known for its clear waters and fine sand, Surin Beach offers a natural experience with a blend of local dining and luxury accommodations nearby.

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Laem Singh Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.968733, 98.279546
A scenic beach accessible by boat or a small path from Surin Beach. It’s one of Phuket’s most beautiful beaches, offering great views and a more secluded feel.

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Kamala Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.958511, 98.283283
Transformed into a quiet, family-friendly beach. With high-end beach clubs like Café Del Mar and Pine Beach Bar, it offers tranquility and luxury.

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Rayee Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.947730, 98.270651
A lesser-known beach, perfect for those looking to escape the crowds and enjoy a peaceful day out.

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Hua Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.968733, 98.279546
More frequented by locals and ex-pats, Hua Beach is a peaceful spot not ideal for swimming due to its rocky seabed.

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Yae Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.925452, 98.267124
In front of The Naka Hotel, this beach is difficult to access but offers a serene environment, ideal for a peaceful day.

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Kalim Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.912980, 98.294035
Not great for swimming due to its rocky seabed, but popular with surfers and food market visitors, offering picturesque views.

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Patong Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.897384, 98.295633
Phuket’s most famous and bustling beach is known for its vibrant nightlife, numerous activities, and wide range of dining options. Patong Beach is the heart of Phuket’s tourism and offers something for everyone.

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Tri Trang Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.886219, 98.275180
Close to Patong but much quieter, Tri Trang Beach offers a relaxing escape from the crowds with a peaceful atmosphere.

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Paradise Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.912980, 98.294035
Known for its beach club and clear waters, Paradise Beach requires an entry fee but provides a well-maintained environment with necessary amenities.

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Merlin Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.881862, 98.271330
A small, charming beach great for snorkeling, located in front of the Marriott Resort. It offers a peaceful beach experience with clear waters.

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Freedom Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.875205, 98.275581
A secluded and pristine beach, accessible by boat or a challenging hike, offers an untouched environment well worth the effort to reach.

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Beautiful view of Karon Noi Beach with clear blue waters and lush greenery.

Karon Noi Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.864466, 98.282672

Karon Noi Beach, located behind the Le Méridien Phuket Resort, is known for its clear waters and serene environment. Access is restricted, but you can enjoy the beach by having lunch at one of the resort’s restaurants or purchasing a day pass. A viewpoint along the road south of the beach offers a scenic overlook.

Karon Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.838411, 98.294159
One of the longest beaches, Karon Beach is spacious and quieter than Patong, with a park-like area providing shade and a relaxing atmosphere.

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Kata Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.819516, 98.298162
Popular for its soft sand and clear waters, Kata Beach offers a variety of dining options, and a family-friendly environment is ideal for swimming.

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Kata Noi Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.806798, 98.298896
Smaller and less crowded, Kata Noi offers a peaceful retreat with beautiful surroundings, perfect for a relaxing day away from the hustle and bustle.

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Nui Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.787463, 98.290582
A hidden gem, Nui Beach is challenging to access but worth the effort. It’s a stunning beach with restaurants and beach bars, offering a perfect spot for a day out.

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Ao Sane Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.778095, 98.296765
A charming, laid-back beach known for its relaxed atmosphere and good snorkeling. It’s a bit challenging to find but offers a scenic and peaceful environment.

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Nai Harn Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.775745, 98.305714
Located in a protected bay, Nai Harn Beach is popular for swimming and is surrounded by natural beauty. Several food stalls and restaurants are nearby.

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Yanui Beach

GPS Coordinates: 7.767519, 98.306091
A small, picturesque beach ideal for snorkeling and kayaking, offering great views and a peaceful atmosphere, perfect for a short visit.

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Want to Know More?

If you’re a guest at the resort and want to know more about any of these beaches, just stop by the reception. Our team team will be happy to help you find the perfect beach and assist you with planning your visit. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing spot or an adventurous day