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Bang Tao beach, Phuket - relaxation and pacification

The Bang Tao beach, (BangTao beach) is one of the beaches on the island of Phuket in Thailand. On both sides the beach is surrounded by green hills, and between these hills the beach is framed by coniferous vegetation, which provides good shade from the midday sun.

The beach is Bang Tao stretches for 7 kilometers in length. The beach has a wide sandy coast where, even in peak season is not as crowded as other, more publicized beaches of the island. Due to its length the beach is great for relaxing and for sports.

Bang Tao Beach

Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

The beach is sandy. The sand is fine white-Golden hue, and feels soft and pleasant, like powdered sugar. The sand has an interesting structure and a slightly squeaks under your feet. Not as much as on the Karon beach, but still, contrary to popular belief, Karon, is not the only beach with "singing Sands". A characteristic sound can be heard on Bang Tao beach.

The Bangtao beach is quite clean, here you will not find an abundance of household garbage.

More developed southern part of the beach, here are affordable housing, and on the beach - cafes, tents with refreshments and snacks, as well as massage parlors located directly on the sand under the canopies.

Cafe on Bang Tao Beach

Bangtao Beach

On Bangtao Beach

Bangtao Beach, Phuket

Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

South of Bang Tao Beach

South of Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

Massage prices at Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

On the beach sun loungers and parasols that can be rented at a price of 200 baht per day, two sunbeds and an umbrella.

BangTao beach

BangTao beach, Phuket

Relax on Bang Tao Beach

This part of the beach is less pure than in the center of the beach. On the beach mostly natural debris from trees and put on shore by the sea waves.

White, soft sand on Bang Tao Beach

Garbage in the south of Bangtao Beach

In the Central part of the beach are mostly respectable hotels that are in the green zone, under the canopy of trees and palms. All of these hotels have direct access to the beach as well as swimming pools, playgrounds and zones for relaxation in the fresh air.

Hotels on Bang Tao Beach

Hotels on Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

That is why the Central part of the beach is regularly cleaned. This is the cleanest part of the beach.

Sand in the central part of Bangtao Beach

The Northern part of the beach is practically deserted. Here you will not find beach equipment, and virtually no tourists.

Bangtao beach, this beachfront relaxation and a quiet relaxing holiday. On the beach there is calm and relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. Sit, or walk on the beach at the water's edge can be infinitely long.

Bang Tao, relax beach

From beach-water sports: banana boat ride and jet ski, you can play beach volleyball, or fly on a parachute over the sea surface.

Beach and water activities at Bangtao Beach, Phuket

Bang Tao Beach, Phuket

The sea water is clean, nice subtle colors. The entrance is quite shallow, the depth becomes immediately.

Bang Tao Beach Sea

In the morning the sun rises from the green trees growing along the beach that gives good shade almost the entire coastline. At this time, many people prefer to run and walk along the beach. In the afternoon, when the sun moves to the line of the sea, shade from trees becomes less.

Another advantage of Bangtao beach is that along the beach there is a road as it is on most beaches of Phuket. Therefore, the beach is even more quiet and secluded.

A leisurely holiday in Phuket, Bangtao Beach

Holidays in Phuket, Bangtao Beach

Holidays in Phuket, Bangtao Beach, Thailand

This beach is perfect for the winter. It is easy to find accommodation, ranging from luxurious mansions to small bungalows. Affordable housing is not located on the first line. To rent you have to walk from the beach into the Bang Tao beach. The road will take about 10 minutes.

Holidays in Thailand, Bangtao Beach, Phuket


Shops, cafes, infrastructure and housing for rent in Bang Tao

By Bang Tao beach, passes a few great of the beaten track. Road which is serviced by public transport from Phuket Town is approximately a mile from the beach. This road leads to the South, the most developed and populated part of Bangtao. Near the road there is the Supermarket "Tesco Lotus", McDonald's, cafes and small shops.

Highway, Bangtao, Phuket

Streets in the southern part of Bang Tao beach is rather narrow, a little transport, plus they are pretty quiet and clean. Here you can see the Phuket, where the daily life of the locals, without an abundance of cafes and restaurants and a busy nightlife.

The southern part of Bang Tao, it's sort of a Muslim village, so here you can find a considerable number of mosques.

Streets of bangtao

Streets of Bangtao, Phuket

Streets of Bang Tao, Phuket

Bang Tao Streets

Bang Tao - Calm and Relax

On these streets there are also small stores and shops, small markets and hotels and guest houses.

Trading Stores in Bang Tao

This southern part of the beach, you can rent a house for a long time. Walking along the streets near the houses you can see the sign "House For Rent" and phone numbers. Call to find out the price and the watch itself very comfortable living. Housing for rent a lot, there are plenty to choose.

Rental housing in Bang Tao

Rental housing in BangTao

Rental Housing, BangTao, Phuket

Vacation Rentals, Bang Tao, Phuket

Also on these streets, you can see the construction. Build beautiful homes, condos. At least on the passports of the objects it looks very attractive))

Condominiums, Bang Tao

From the southern part of the beach originates a narrow street where there are cafes and restaurants, small stores and shops, massage and tattoo parlors, as well as exchangers, makashnits, tour Desk and taxis.

Developed Bang Tao

Developed Bang Tao, Phuket

Cafe in Bang Tao, Phuket

Pizza prices at Bangtao Cafe, Phuket

Walking in Bang Tao, Phuket

Walking in Bang Tao

Cafe, Bangtao

Bar, Bangtao

Makashnitsy on the streets of Bangtao, Phuket

Fruit, Bangtao, Phuket

Bangtao Beach, Phuket

On the streets of Bangtao, Phuket

Tuk-tuks in Karon is a small and very cute

Tuk Tuki in Bangtao

Walking down the street you can easily only about 15 minutes walk from Surin beach, and there to Kamala.

The road from Bang Tao to Surin decent, sometimes on the road you will accompany cafes, hotels and shops, so walking around you can and do not notice how you find yourself at Surin beach.

The road from Bang Tao to Surin beach

The road from Bang Tao Beach to Surin Beach

Hotels Bang Tao

As we said above, the first line of the beach located in the respectable hotels. There are hotels with their ponds, swimming pools, fitness centers and luxury areas.

Lovely hotel, has earned the visitors a rating fabulous, resort 5-star Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort. Offers as the number of the high-class private villas. Some villas are facing to the quiet green area and pond. Breakfast is included in the cost of each rooms and villas.

Another resort the 5-star Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket, also earned guest rating fabulous, situated a short walk from Bangtao beach. It offers an infinity pool with a Spa pool on the ground level, a health club and luxury suites with kitchen and balcony. Room rates include Breakfast.

Also elegant 5-star hotel with a fabulous rating, but for less money, this Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a Spa with a full range of services. Modern Thai-style rooms feature balconies overlooking the lagoon or the sea.

More budget accommodation is located in the southern part of Bang Tao beach, a 5-10 minute walk from the beach. All accommodation in Bang Tao, you can view and book here.

How to reach Bang Tao

From the airport by taxi or you can rent a motorbike or car. Well, that's easier, you can book a private transfer in advance. At any time of the day, at the airport, you will meet your driver with a sign, which will be written your name and surname. For taxi is enough to tell us your flight details.

From the beaches of Surin and Kamala

On the bus on the route "Phuket - Bangtao - Surin - Kamala" in Phuket Town. Quickly, directly, direct.

With other beaches of the island

Public bus (songteo) to Bangtao beach only one time, it starts from the street of Ranong in Phuket Town, and passes three beaches of Bang Tao, Surin and Kamala. The fare is 40 baht.

So, to get to Bang Tao beach on the buses, whether it is from the airport, beaches (except Surin and Kamala) or other places and facilities on the island is possible only with a stopover in Phuket Town.

Songteo Phuket - Bangtao - Surin - Kamala

The bus from Phuket Town to Rawai comes from the Central part of the island and near the southern part of the beach turns left. You can go as a fork in the road, the street Soi Cherngtalay 14, slightly just before the turn, and then, on motion of the bus, at the McDonald's and Tesco, follow the Soi Bang Thao 2 or drive by tuk-tuk.

The first pointer Bangtao beach will be at a crossroads, from street Soi Cherngtalay 14.

BangTao beach signpost at Soi Cherngtalay 14

You can go here and then proceed towards the beach. On the way will meet pointers, direction to the beach. Here, near the beach, you can Park those, who came to the beach in a rented transport.

Pointers to BangTao Beach

Parking spots near Bang Tao Beach

Parking spots near Bang Tao Beach

Approaches to Bangtao beach, a few near each of them you can Park the vehicle

Approaching Bangtao beach

Approaching Bangtao beach, Phuket

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