Zoo At here, tourist will be amazed by
the number of talented and well trained elephants,
they could well impress watchers with a very spectacular
show called "elephants playing soccer"
on 11.30 and 17.30 hrs. every day. Apart from this,
here also there are present about 3,000 crocodiles,
monkeys, ostriches, tigers, birds, camels, snakes
and various kinds of animals, open daily 09.00 -
Hae (Coral Island) is about 40 - 50
minutes by boat off shore from Chalong Bay on
the southeastern coast of Phuket. It is famous
as one of the best destinations where it is perfect
for snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. The
island has along stretch of white sandy beach
with shallow water coral and colorful fishes.
The sea water is turquoise blue, crystal clear
and is safe for swimming all year round.
Cape Distanced by about two kilometers
from Rawai Beach, this cape is located at the
southern tip of Phuket Island. Easily accessible
by car the top part is plain having a high cliff
along the edge of the sea. From this vantage point
you could look out to the sea and island nearby.
Many tourists come here particularly in the evening
to see the sun setting below the horizon. They
say that Phromthep Cape offers the best view.
Beach This beach is not so long but
clean. There is a large swamp behind the beach
and there is nothing between the sea and the swamp
except Naiharn Beach.
Beach Distanced by 17 kilometers from
the city or 5 kilometers from Chalong intersection,
the beach located on highway no. 4028 is 3.5 kilometers
wide. Made up of two beaches, namely Kata Yai
and Kata Noi, both are suitable for swimming because
the sands and the sea are fresh and clean.
Bay Karon Bay lies beyond Kata by from
where a 3 kilometers long road leads to Karon
Bay. Beauty here is characterized by a very long
beach and sand dunes. The sands are fine and clean.
Beach This beach sandwiched between
Kamala Bay and Karon Bay in Kathu District is
15 kilometers from Phuket City. Famous for a very
impressive curve and a 3 kilometers long beach.
Patong's beauty is enhanced by rocks extending
into the sea. Home to a great number of corals,
this area is ideal for scuba diving to see the
corals and life under the sea.