Best things to do in Kata Beach
Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.
“KATA BEACH South of Phuket Island there’s a beach called Kata Beach (one of the 20 plus beaches on the island) famous for being one of the most beautiful, and it’s not a coincidence that some of the biggest 5-star hotels are here. Furthermore, Kata Beach and its small town of “Kata” are well known as ideal places for families and couples, for people who love to relax whilst at the same time want a holiday with all the comforts. Kata Beach Phuket, historically known as a fishing village, has expanded in total harmony with nature, mixing Thai tradition with modern and variegated tourism necessities. It boasts one of the most beautiful and least contaminated beaches in the country. Kata is located behind a promontory south of Karon and is divided into two bays, Kata Yai (big Bay) and Kata Noi (small bay), Kata is an interesting beach. With its white silky sand, it’s considered one of the most relaxing and family-friendly destinations of Phuket Island as well as being one of the least contaminated around. The beautiful Kata Bay, a few minutes south of Karon Beach, attracts and charms many visitors with its white beaches and crystal clear waters. Very popular among families and couples, Kata beach is also many tourists’ favourite thanks to its luxuriant tropical vegetation and its palm trees along the beach, excellent restaurants, shops, scuba diving centers, and lively but not noisy nightlife. From May to October, a lot of surf enthusiasts come to Kata where many international contests take place, while this beach is a real paradise for sun and suntan lovers from November to April. ”