Thailand, a popular country widely known for its laid-back life style even features some incredible beaches that are rated high among the travelers. These pristine and white sandy beaches provide numerous opportunities for the foreign visitors to snorkel, swim, dive and sun bathe.

Beaches in Thailand

Though there are several other sightseeing attractions in Thailand, but still the country’s beaches are amajor attraction for the foreign visitors. To spend a relaxing and perfect holiday vacation, visit the Thailand’s beaches given below.

Kata Beach

kata beach

 photo by peter weibel

This kata beach is just a few miles away from the popular Karon beach and it is situated to the southwestern side of the Puket Island. The stunning palm-lined beach and multicuisine restaurants make Kata beach a perfect place for surfers and sunseekers.

  Railey Beach

railey beach

photo by travelpix

Railay beach, a small peninsula located between the Thailand’s cities Krabi and Ao Nang. The stunning cliffs and the beautiful beach will grab the attraction of foreign visitors. The West Railay Beach, East Railay Beach and Tonsai are best places for climbers.

Maya Beach

maya beach

photo by lemeridien

It’s a white sandy beach located on the Phi Phi Ley Island. This beach is surrounded by large limestone cliffs each of 100 meters high and you can even find coral reefs in and around the beach.

Hua Hin Beach

hua hin beach

 photo by charungroj bunphabuth 

Hua Hin, a 5 mile long beach that is situated to the northern part of Malay Peninsula. This clean beach is an ideal place for snorkeling, swimming and sunbathing. Besides that the visitors can even take part in golf game, visit caves, waterfalls and parks that are at nearest distance from the beach.

Patong Beach

patong beach

 photo by René Ehrhardt

Patong, the most famous beach located on the west coast of the Phuket town. A wide number of hotels are available in and around the beach to accommodate the tourists. The beach is lined with stunning bars, discotheques and restaurant that offer amazing nightlife entertainment for travelers.

Lamai Beach

lamai beach

photo by Joachim Häfner

This stunning beach is situated on the East Coast of Ko Samui. The Lamai Beach is best place for swimming and visitors can even hire a jeep from the beach to visit the nearby attractions such as Wat Lamal temple and Wat Khunaram.

Sairee Beach

sairee  beach

photo by vincent

It’s the longest beach on the koh Tao Island. The water on the beach is completely shallow which makes it an ideal place for the snorkelers and swimmers. This beach serves as home to some upmarket resorts and it even offers an amazing nightlife entertainment to the visitors.

White Sand Beach

white sand beach

 photo by Ashwin

This striking beach is located to the Western side of the Koh Chang Island and it is bordered with palm and coconut trees.

Koh Mun Nork Beach

koh mun nork beach

photo by kleiner hobbit

Koh Mun Nork is a small desert island located in the Gulf of Siam.  This Island boasts a beach and resort that can be reached by the visitors by just a 45-minute boat drive from the Laem Tarn.

Sun Rise And Sun Set Beach

sun rise beachphoto by banahanr

Phulay Beach

phulay beach

photo by hkjp

Jamesbond Beach

james bond beach

photo by cody wilson

This Island gained popularity after the 1974 Bond flick. It’s just a limestone point located in the middle of Phang Nga Bay. This beach offers amazing canoeing experience to all its visitors.

Mosquito Island

mosquito beachphoto by steve perry

Though it’s not a popular beach in Thailand, but still the sunset view that you experience here cannot be compared with any other place. The resorts that you find near to beaches would be better place for you to relax after snorkeling.

Phi Phi Island

phi phi island

photo by abdulaziz

Nai Harn Beach

nai harn beach

photo by jokin romero

The beach is placed to the South Side of kata Island and it boasts whit and clean sand. Visitors can have a great time by taking part in wide range of water sports.

Salad Beach

salad beach

 photo by soma samui

Salad beach, a stunning white sand beach that is located on the Haad Salad. The beach is surrounded by wonderful and natural attractions making it a dream place for all travelers planning to spend a holiday.

 Ao Nang Beach

ao nang beach

photo by ashitdesai

The Ao Nang beach is at a distance of 18 kms from the Bay. This calm and clean beach is sheltered with limestone cliffs and travelers can even explore all nearby great attractions near to the beach.

Chaweng Beach

chaweng beach

photo by soma samui

It’s a popular and longest beach situated on the East Coast of the Samui Island. The beach is 7 km long and surrounded by amazing coral reefs and emerald- blue water. Visitors can either take part in snorkeling and kayaking at the beach.

Klong Son Beach

klong beach

photo by thanes

This beautiful Klong Son Beach is located to the North Side of Koh Chang Island. The beach is completely shaded with coconut trees and approximately after driving for 4 km, visitors can reach the striking Nam Yom waterfall.

Thong Nai Pan Noi Beach

thong nai pan noi beach

photo by dan zink

The Thong Nai Pan Beach is situated on the Island Koh Phangan. The beach holds a set of rocks that would allow the experienced climbers to reach its top. It boasts some decent waves that are ideal for body surfing.

Koh Lipe Beach

koh lipe beach

 photo by benji

 Khao Lak Beach

khao lak beach

 photo by rene eriksen

Kamala Beach

kamala beach

 photo by igor konovalov 

Kamala is a perfect beach that can be accessed from the Paton beach through tuk-tuk services. Thissandy beach is an ideal place for high season activities such as windsurfing, banana boats andwaterskiing.

Pattaya Beach

pattaya beach

 photo by vichaya

 Freedom Beach

freedom beach

photo by jong won

Ko Yao Noi Beach

ko yao noi beachphoto by angela 

The Ko Yao Noi beach is sited at the middle of Phang Nga Bay that is at equal distance from both Phuket and krabi district. The beach is best suitable for various water adventure sports such askayaking, hiking swimming and snorkeling.

Koh Lanta Beach

ko lanta beach

 photo by antonio 

The Koh Lanta beach is located in the Krabi district and this beach features wide number of resorts that offer excellent accommodation facilities for the travelers. By traveling to the East Side of the beach, visitors can reach Mu Koh Lanta National Park.

Thung Wua Laen Beach

thung wua laen beach

 photo by sholaisen

Karon Beach

karon beach

 photo by robert

Karon beach is the 2nd largest beach on the Phuket Island. The beach offers a wide range of facilities and multi-cuisine restaurants that serve different varieties of food to all the visitors.

Hat Sai Kaew Beach

hat sai kaew beach

photo by chris

Ao Bang Bao


photo by david

Nai Yang Beach

nai yang beach

 photo by scottdmundy


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