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Kamala Beach Guide
Kamala Beach is located on the north of Patong, which is one of the busiest tourist areas in Phuket. It features a relaxing atmosphere in a quite environment with a long stretch of sand. This enclosed bay is surrounded by green hills and known for being one of the most beautiful destinations in Phuket.
Nowadays, Kamala has become a very popular destination for long term visitors as well as retirees due to its quite atmosphere. You can find a lot of nice small Kamala hotels, villas and apartments around the fishing village, but if you want more luxury, then accommodations to the south of the village will be your best options. There you can find many luxury hotels in Kamala as well as luxury villas with wonderful view of the bay.
Attractions in Kamala
Kamala is a quite fishing village surrounded by mountains and rainforest that’s directly facing the Andaman Sea. Located not very far from Surin Beach and Patong Beach, which are both busier tourist areas, Kamala gets a lot of visitors who want to enjoy a quieter environment. Besides the beautiful beach, there are also other Kamala attractions that can make your holiday more exciting:
Phuket FantaSea – A huge Las Vegas style venue that offers various kinds of entertainment. This is the first venue of its kind in Phuket and also the biggest one. The building decoration and architecture is a bit similar to Disneyland, because it’s meant to provide entertainment for people of all ages. This entertainment complex was built in 1998 as a fantasy land inspired by Thai culture. Some of the performances you can see in this place are Elephant show, battle reconstitution, aerial ballet, magic show and various kinds of theatrical performances.
Friday Market – Kamala is a place where the local culture and traditions are really well preserved, and one of the best ways to observe and get a taste of these local culture and traditions is by visiting its local market. In Friday Market, various local products are available provided by the friendly locals.
Surfing – Kamala is one of th ebest surfing spots you can find in Phuket, the best thing is surfers with any skill level can have fun in Kamala. There are three sections in Kamala Beach that offer different level of challenges for surfers. For beginners, the southern section of the beach is more suitable. Its gentle swell is really safe for these beginner surfers to have fun without any risk. Advanced surfers can choose to ride the waves on the center side or the north side. The center side offers a medium/high tidethat could create waves as high as 3 meters. For even more challenges, these advanced and pro-surfers can play on the north side where the waves are higher are much trickier to ride.
Kamala Lawn Bowling Club – Lawn bowling is originated from England and back in the days it became a quite popular sport in Thailand. But today, it’s mostly popular among senior citizens. However, usually this facility that’s located in a beautiful environment attracts families and people with various age range.