How far is Kamala from Phuket?
Everything You Need to Know About Kamala Beach. Kamala Beach is a quiet stretch of sand located around 9.5 km north of Patong in Phuket.
Is Kamala Beach nice?
Kamala is still a beautiful long beach with clear waters during the high season. It features many beach restaurants and shopping options, including some excellent hotels, including direct beach access.
Can you swim at Kamala Beach?
Kamala Beach is a quiet stretch of sand located around 9.5 km north of Patong in Phuket. While swimming is usually very safe on Kamala Beach, it’s a good idea to leave the sea to the surfers when you see red flags flying.
How do I get from Kamala to Phuket Town?
The quickest way to get from Kamala Beach to Old Phuket Town is to taxi which costs ฿500 – ฿650 and takes 20 min. Is there a direct bus between Kamala Beach and Old Phuket Town? Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kamala and arriving at Phuket Town.
Where in Thailand is Phuket?
Phuket province is located in southern Thailand. It is the biggest Island of Thailand and sits on the Andaman sea. The nearest province to the north is Phang-nga and the nearest provinces to the east are Phang-nga and Krabi.
Is Thailand a state?
Thailand (Thai: ประเทศไทย), known formerly as Siam and officially as the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia.
Are taxis expensive in Phuket?
Taxis and Grab Expect to pay 100–200 baht for a shared minibus or up to 500 baht for a private taxi, depending on your destination. There are metred taxis just outside the airport terminal, as well as tourist areas like Patong and Phuket Town. Fares start from 50 baht for the first 2 km and 8 baht per additional km.
Which beach is best to stay in Phuket?
14 Top-Rated Beaches in Phuket
- Freedom Beach. Freedom Beach.
- Kata (including Kata Noi and Kata Yai) Aerial view of Kata Beach.
- Ao Sane Beach. Ao Sane Beach.
- Patong Beach. Umbrella-shaded sun loungers on Patong Beach.
- Karon Beach. Golden sand at Karon Beach.
- Paradise Beach. Paradise Beach.
- Bang Tao Beach.
- Nai Harn Beach.
Is Karon Beach better than Patong?
Agree that Karon is better than Patong (and I think better than Kata too). Karon has everything that Patong does but just on a smaller scale and without the crowds. Yes, IMO Karon beach is a lot nicer than Patong. There are plenty of great restaurants in Karon – Red Onion, Ging & Karon Seafood to name a few.