Yanui, small and the most southern beach of Phuket, located in the Bay between the rocks, and geographically, between the beaches of Rawai and Nai Harn.
Beach Yanui Beach is very picturesque, coming down to the beach from Rawai beach, the town offers wonderful seeing Yanui beach and the surrounding area.
The length of Yanui beach a little more than 100 meters. In peak season the beach is crowded, and more low season tourists becomes less. Visually the beach is divided into two parts by a small rocky ledge, like a small islet connected to the beach of the land.
The sand is fine and bright. The entrance to the shallow sea, sandy bottom, further from the shore, at the bottom there are stones. Sea water is clean and transparent, so that even near the coast or on the rocky southern part of the beach we see the fish. It is this southern part of the beach, where begins the rocky coast, ideal for snorkeling.
The Northern part of the beach is more South. In this part of the beach you can rent sunbeds and mats and sun umbrella. Two sunbeds + sun umbrella 200 baht.
Near the beach, in a shaded area under trees to shelter from the hot sun. Here are the free places to Park the bike.
Further, for beach passes road. On the opposite from the beach side of the road there are several atmospheric cafes and tourist lodges where you can rent housing.
That's the whole infrastructure of the beach. Due to the lack of a developed tourist infrastructure, beach Yanuy could be called weird, there are no shops, markets, bars, tour Desk, exchangers and any entertainment. It's very simple. But, despite this, Yanuy beach is quite attractive and very picturesque. To visit this beach at least once, we, with all confidence, recommend to everyone who decided to spend their vacation on Phuket island.
What to visit near the beach Yanui. Attractions
Close to the beach is just one attraction - the observation deck - Yanui view point or, as it is called, Windmill view point. This viewpoint can be clearly seen from the beach located on the North hill.
To get to the observation deck on the bike, or on foot in 10-15 minutes, if you follow along the line of the beach towards Nai Harn beach. The road is quite comfortable.
Landmark - the windmill (wind generator)
Near the lookout there are a couple of small shops where you can buy ice cream, fruits and soft drinks
Yanui view point with amazing views of the beach Yanuy, part of Nai Harn beach and the vast waters of the Andaman sea of the Indian ocean.
Also, close to the beach Yanuy, at a distance of 900 metres, in the direction of Rawai beach is another most visited attraction of the island - Promthep Cape and the eponymous viewpoint
Where to stay on the beach Yanuy
- Guest house Yanui Beach Hideaway with a restaurant and free Wi-Fi. The beach is 600 metres away. From the Windows overlooking the garden. Guests can use barbecue facilities and a bar.
How to get to the beach Yanui
Public buses to the beach do not go. You can get there by rented car or bike, from the beaches of Rawai and Nai Harn beach taking the road along the sea.
From the airport, on the bus, with a stopover in Phuket town. On the first bus from the Airport to Phuket town drive to Phuket town, then, from Phuket town, with the streets of Ranong, on the local bus (songteo) "Phuket - Rawai beach - Rawai" to the Rawai or Nai Harn beach, then walk. The distance from Rawai beach and 1.5 kilometers from Nai Harn beach - 2.5 km. The fare is about 30-40 baht.
You can also book a private transferin 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.
With other beaches of the island with a stopover in Phuket town.
Photos of Chalong ring