Patong Beach, the most famous beach of Phuket, is the heart of the Island and is crowed all year round. Patong is located in the central west side of the Island and from here you can admire amazingly colorful sunsets. The Beach is about 3 km long with white soft sand and emerald blue water during high season. You can rent umbrellas and beach loungers for 200 Baht in some parts of the beach or choose to stay under the shady palm trees or even stay under the sun.
You can also rent jet ski, parasailing and surfboards. Along the beach you will also find resorts, restaurants and street food, clothing stores, money exchange, travel agencies, massage centers, tuk tuk taxis and the famous Bangla Road! A 10 minute walk will take you to the big Jungceylon shopping mall. So if you come for a vacation in Phuket and you prefer your holiday to be lively, do not forget to visit Patong Beach!