Top 10 beaches in Thailand

Railey Beach Mark Fischer/Flickr

Railey Beach ©Mark Fischer/Flickr

Do you love beach holidays? Have you always dreamt of an exotic vacation or about visiting Thailand? If the answers are “yes” to all questions, you’ve found the perfect source of information, because below I will present you the top 10 beaches in Thailand. These beaches are worldwide famous and drag visitors from all around the world.

With soft white sands and crystal clear warm waters, all these 10 beaches are excellent choices for an unforgettable holiday for the lovers of sun and sea. Besides, they offer great activities including water sports like diving, snorkeling, kayaking, windsurfing and others, not to mention the perfect accommodation options and fine restaurants. Choose any of them and make yourself a unique travel experience.

Phulay Bay

Number 1 goes to the most beautiful beach of Thailand – Phulay Bay. It is undoubtedly one of the most scenic beaches of the entire world. Surrounded by limestone cliffs and lush vegetation, it is a dream destination for everyone. If you have the necessary money, stay at the luxurious Ritz-Carlton resort which is famous for enjoying a prime position on the water.

Maya Bay

The breathtaking Maya Bay became very famous for appearing in “The Beach” movie. It is an absolutely true paradise for the lovers of sun and sea. With immense limestone cliffs surrounding the bay, the scenery is dramatic. It is one of the most popular beaches of the country.

Maya Bay idirectori/Flickr

Maya Bay ©idirectori/Flickr

Patong Beach

Phuket is the largest island and one of the most popular tourist destinations of Thailand. Patong Beach is its largest and most famous beach. With a wide coastline and excellent hotels, the beach attracts numerous visitors. The natural beauty of the beach is unique and the nightlife is vibrant. It is with no doubt a perfect location for everyone.

Railey Beach

Undoubtedly one of the most scenic beaches of Thailand is the fantastic Railey Beach in Krabi. Accessible only by boat, this virgin beach is a top destination for many tourists. The beach is also attractive for rock climbers. The bungalows are quite cheap along the beach and the scenery is gorgeous.

Railey Beach Mark Fischer/Flickr

Railey Beach ©Mark Fischer/Flickr

Koh Lipe – Sunrise Beach

Considered one of the world’s most beautiful beaches, Koh Lipe is a must for those looking for a perfect beach holiday. The island is only accessible by boat but drags visitors from all around the world.

Ko Lipe beach Argenberg/Flickr

Ko Lipe beach ©Argenberg/Flickr

Hua Hin Beach

As the beach slopes very gently into the Gulf of Siam, the fantastic Hua Hin Beach is the perfect destination for swimmers and for families with little children.

Kata Beach

Another beach of Phuket is the excellent Kata Beach. It is one of the most popular spots of the island. The beach is actually divided into two parts: Kata Noi and Kata Yai. Relax on the soft sandy beach, get a massage or lie on a reclining lounger. You will surely love it.

Sairee Beach

Located on Ko Tao, the fantastic Sairee Beach is a top destination for divers. With great dive sites, it drags visitors from all around the world. The beach is excellent and white sandy and the prices are quite small.

Lamai Beach

One of the best beaches of Ko Samui is the beautiful Lamai Beach. It can be crowded during peak season, so if it bothers you, I suggest you to choose another destination. If you can handle it, you will surely have a memorable beach holiday. Its nightlife is also famous.

White Sand Beach

Ko Chang’s White Sand Beach is a very attractive beach. With wonderful coconut and palm trees, the beach is a great destination for everyone.

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