Thailand is a well-known country in South East Asia. But why is it so popular among international tourists? For sure because of its beautiful nature, warm people, and delicious food. But Thailand is also renowned for its beaches, blue sky, clear water, palm trees, and tropical weather… Thailand is just the perfect destination for an unforgettable vacation.
Firstly, let me share with you the 10 most beautiful beaches in Thailand.
1. Maya Bay
Koh Phi Phi’s Maya Bay is one of the most popular beaches in Thailand. It became famous in 2000, after the release of Leonardo Di Caprio’s movie “The Beach”. In 2018, the bay had been closed to tourists due to the damage caused by over-tourism. Its reopening is planned for half 2021.
2. Railay Bay
Railay Bay, also known as Rai Leh, is a beautiful beach that can be reached only by boat. It is famous for its blue sky reflecting in the clear waters of the Andaman Sea, and for its dramatic jagged cliffs right on the opposite side.
3. Ao Manao
Ao Manao (known in English as Lime Bay) is a bay in the west side of the Gulf of Thailand. Located 5 km from the city center and wedged between two mountains, this is the nicest swimming beach in Prachuap Khiri Khan. It is very quiet during the week but a lot more crowded on weekends and holidays.
4. Bottle Beach
A long time ago, this beach was the home of many Chinese fishermen. But when European tourists discovered it, this place became extremely popular. In fact, it is one of the best and most beautiful beaches in Thailand. It was named Bottle Beach due to its bottle-shaped protected cove that can be seen from the rock. There is a rough track to reach the beach, but it is easiest to go there by boat.
5. Freedom Beach
Freedom Beach is a located in Phuket and offers an amazing journey with clear water. You can go snorkelling or just sunbathing and enjoy a tropical juice or a cocktail.
6. Koh Lipe
Koh Lipe is also known as Sunrise Beach because of its breath-taking sunsets with golden colours and the reflection of the sky. You can reach it by boat.
7. Phra Nang Beach
A lot of peoples say this is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. But what makes it so special? Coral reefs, sea caves, blue skies, clear water and tropical drinks make this beach just perfect. The area is very quiet and has a relaxing atmosphere.
8. Sai Daeng
This beautiful beach can be found on the island of Koh Tao. Snorkelling is definitely one of the must do’s in this beach because of its clear water and a wonderful underwater view that will makes you love this place.
9. Kantiang Bay
Kantiang beach is located within Mu Koh Lanta National Park in Krabi. Besides the tropical water, you may see monkey pass by to say hello 😊
10. Taling Ngam
Taling Ngam Beach is located in Koh Samui. This is one of the most picturesque parts on the island, where you can enjoy stunning sunsets. Along the beach, you can find lots of palm trees, blue sky, clear water and sands.