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Karon Beach is a family-friendly, relaxing neighbourhood known for being upscale and offering ample choices for restaurants and bars. The neighbourhood's friendly people and small-town vibe are just a couple of its charming qualities. Outdoor settings, such as the sea, beaches, and island views, attract many visitors. Karon Beach's hotels make a great home base for venturing out into the greater Karon area.
Attractions like Simon Cabaret, Seashell Museum, and Aphrodite Cabaret Show highlight the local culture. Karon Temple, Big Buddha, and Chalong Temple are some of the notable landmarks. Be sure to get some family photos at Dino Park Mini Golf, Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking, and Phuket Zoo.
Popular things to do in the area include shopping and taking an adventure tour. Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Tri Trang Beach, Patong Beach, and Kalim Beach. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Kata View Point, Windmill Viewpoint, and Promthep Cape. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider Karon Market, Kata Porpeang Market, and Bazaan Fresh Market. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Phunaka Golf Course, Jungceylon Shopping Center, or Bangla Boxing Stadium.
Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Bangla Night Street, Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World, and Phuket Fantasea. Banana Walk, Royal Paradise Night Market, and Patong Boxing Stadium are also favourite places to visit.
The closest major airport is Phuket (HKT-Phuket Intl.), located 28.7 km (17.8 miles) from Karon Beach.