PATONG BEACH

PATONG BEACH IS ONE OF THE MAGNIFICENT BEACHES IN PHUKET, WITH STUNNING WHITE SAND, WHICH STRETCHES FOR FIVE KILOMETERS. DURING HIGH SEASON THE SEA WATER IS TRASPARENT AND GREEN AZURE IN COLOUR. THE BEACH IS CROWDED WITH TOURISTS, SWARMING UMBRELLAS, SUN-BEDS AND DECK-CHAIRS. NO OTHER PLACE ON THE ISLAND CAN COMPETE WITH THE REMARKABLE NUMBER OF BEACH GOERS IN PATONG. THE PLACE IS PACKED WITH FOOD VENDORS AND STALL SELLING BEACH-WEARS AND OTHER BEACH ITEMS. THE TOWN IS ALWAYS ON THE GO, DAY AND NIGHT .... BUT IS ALSO A HOLIDAY SPOT FOR FAMILIES.SUN-BEDS, UMBRELLAS AND DECK-CHAIRS CAN BE RENTED ANYWHERE ON THE BEACH. BEACH VOLLEY IS VERY POPULAR. OTHER FUN ACTIVITIES ON THE BEACH ARE SWIMMING, BANANA BOATING, PARACHUTING AND JET SKING.
AND TO COMPLETE THE DAY, A RELAXING THAI MASSAGE IS A MUST.

OTHER BEACHES ON PHUKET ISLAND ARE:

• NAI HARN BEACH
• KATA NOI BEACH
• KATA BEACH
• KARON BEACH
• KARON LEK BEACH
• KAMALA BEACH
• LAEM SING BEACH
• SURIN BEACH
• BANG TAO BEACH
• LAYAN BEACH
• NAI THON BEACH
• NAI YANG BEACH

WHERE TO STAY

IN PATONG THERE IS A CHOICE OF:

• HOTEL • RESORT • GUEST HOUSE

WHERE TO EAT:

REATAURANTS OFFRING ALL KIND OF CUISINES ARE AVAILABLE IN PATONG

WHERE TO HAVE FUN:

DISCO:

• BANANA • HOLLYWOOD • TIGER • SOUND • SEDUCTION • CROCODILE
• TAI PAN • BAYA BEACH • CLUB LIME

PUBS:

• SCRUFFY MURPHY'S • MOLLY MALONES • FINNEGAN'S WAKE
• ABSOLUTE CEYLON PUB • THE IRISH TIMES
• ROCK CITY • MARGARITA • HARD ROCK CAFÉ

GO-GO BARS:

• ROCK HARD • ROXY A GO-GO • OCTOPUS • SUZY WONG'S • PLAY SCHOOL
• CRAZY GIRL • SPICY CLUB • DIABLO A GO-GO • SHOW GIRLS

BARS:

IN PATONG THERE ARE ABOUT 1000 BARS LOCATED MAINLY IN:

• SOI BANGLA • SOI TIGER • SOI LION • SOI SEA DRAGON
• SOI ERIC • SOI GONZO • SOI CROCODILE • SOI EASY

SPORTS AVAILABLE IN PHUKET:

• FOOTBALL • BASKET BALL • VOLLEY BALL • TENNIS • GOLF • CYCLING
• BUNGY JUMP • DIVING • FISHING • SHOOTING RANGE • RAFTING • PETANQUE

SHOPPING IN PHUKET IS EASY AND VERY CONVENIENT AT:

• JUNG CEYLON • CARREFOUR • ROBINSON • CENTRAL • OCEAN • OTOP

FOR THE CARE OF THE BODY AND FACE THERE ARE SEVERAL:

• SPA • MASSAGE PARLOUR • BEAUTY SALON

IN CASE OF ILLNESS

BANGKOK-PHUKET HOSPITAL (PRIVATE)

INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL (PRIVATE)

MISSION HOSPITAL (50% PRIVATE)

VACHIRA HOSPITAL

PATONG HOSPITAL