Travelers’ paradise with clear blue skies, turquoise water, white sand beach, lip-smacking local seafood and flowing spirits – isn’t Thailand a dream destination within budget?

Are the butterflies doing somersaults just by the feel of it? And why won’t they? The sound of the waves crashing on the shore and the smooth white sand under your feet will leave you longing for more good times on the beach. This blog will help you learn more about your dream destination, Thailand.

So, if you are considering visiting Thailand, ensure these five must-visit beaches are included in your travel itinerary:

  1. Koh Tao
  2. Phuket
  3. Phi Phi Islands 
  4. Koh Phangan
  5. Koh Lanta

Koh Tao For Vibrant Marine Life

Did you know that Koh Tao Island is the shape of a bean? It is also known as Turtle Island. It houses some of the most beautiful pristine white beaches with crystal clear water. It is also famous for its vibrant, colorful marine life. 

From Tanote Bay Beach, there are some fantastic spots where you can experience cliff jumping and diving. The waters there are home to various species of sea turtles. 

You can swim with them in the sea on your snorkeling or scuba diving expeditions. Marine creatures like barracuda, clown fish, eels, sea turtles, scorpion fish, and colorful corals can be seen while scuba diving and snorkeling. 

You will experience this in glass bottom boats and marine walks. The three best viewpoints at Koh Tao that must be included in your Thailand tour packages are –

  • Chumphon Rock
  • Hin Bai
  • Tung Ku Rock

Head to the beaches if you want a laid-back time at Koh Tao. Some beaches are alive the whole night with music, fire shows, unlimited spirits and lip-smacking seafood. 

Grab a soft mat on the beach and enjoy from sunset till dawn with music and buckets of spirits. Once in a while, at midnight, you can also dip your feet in the crystal clear water. Bath in the beautiful water and let that rejuvenate you truly. 


Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand 

How To Get There

  • There are no direct flights to Koh Tao, not even from Thailand. 
  • You can fly to Koh Samui and from there avail the ferry to Koh Tao. 
  • You can also take the overnight train to Chumphon or Surat Thani. 
  • From there, you can take the ferry to Koh Tao. 

Phuket For Luxury Stays & Shopping Extravaganza 

Phuket has beautiful beaches like Hua Beach, Siray Beach, Kata Beach, Freedom Beach, Coral Island and Mai Khao Beach. It is famous for its vibrant nightlife, which includes music and alcohol. 

Phuket is considered a shoppers’ paradise, with luxurious, expensive items. It has developed Instagram-worthy cafes and pubs to cater to versatility in food and ambience. There are some great dive spots. 

Of course, you can see the colorful marine life underwater. To enjoy your stay there, you can avail yourself of exciting and adventurous water sports like parasailing, banana boat rides, water bike rides, snorkeling, scuba diving, ziplining, glass-bottom boat rides, sea tours in speed boats, and cruises. 

You can opt for island hopping in boats and swimming with turtles away from the shore in the sea. You can also go on the Phuket Island tour, which hosts various marine shows at the waterpark and a walk through the elephant sanctuary. 

You can go to Phi Phi Islands and spend the whole day to come back after sunset after dolphin and whale watching. You cannot miss visiting the James Bond Island. There are long-tail boat rides along the caves in the crystal blue lagoons. 


Phuket, Thailand 

How To Get There

  •  You get direct flights to Phuket from the metropolitan cities of India. 
  • You can also reach Thailand by taking a flight to Phuket. 

Phi Phi Islands 

Are you into exploring geographically rich places? Then, visiting the Phi Phi Islands on your Thailand trip is a must. Phi Phi Islands is a stunning archipelago of six distinct islands with crystal clear water and white sand beaches. 

Maya Bay Beach, Monkey Beach, and Loh Dalum Beach are famous beaches to explore. You can enjoy various adventurous water sports, such as snorkelling, scuba diving, water boat rides, ziplining, banana boat rides, parasailing, and more. 

Enjoy the vibrant marine life, including a variety of fish and corals. Loh Dalum Beach is the best bet for electrifying, lively party nights. The beauty of Maya Beach draws daytrippers. 

This tropical beach has a jungle, jagged rocks to hike, and karsts enclosing the pristine waters. The soft white sands relax you. Opt in for long-tail boat rides and catch stunning sunsets. Rent a kayak to explore the clear waters around the island. For more adventure, swim with glowing plankton. 


Phi Phi Islands, Mueang Krabi District, Thailand 

How To Get There

  • Fly to Phuket from any of the metropolitan cities of India, or you can fly to Thailand and then to Phuket. 
  • From Phuket, take two 2-hour ferry rides to reach the Phi Phi Islands. 

Koh Phangan For Electrifying Nightlife And Full Moon Night Parties 

Koh Phangan is famous for being the leading party island in Thailand. The beach gets active after sunset. Special Full Moon parties are carried out at Haad Rin Beach. 

Don’t worry if you miss the Full Moon Party; there are more nights to party, like Half Moon, Black Moon, Jungle Party and even Pool Party to attend from. The music and the alcohol never stop there. The beach becomes lively with sea-shore shacks and restaurants catering to the juiciest and most delicious seafood. 

You can opt for a candle-lit dinner on the beach there, with water lapping gently at your feet. The mornings are slow and laid back after the vibrant nights. You will be stunned to see clean white sands even after massive, crowded nights. 

Koh Phangan is way more than just late-night parties and an unlimited flow of alcohol. You will find pristine white beaches, stunning coastal rocks, beautiful waterfalls, green forests and panoramic viewpoints. 

You can rent a motorbike to explore the quieter side of the island. The food is versatile here, from delicious seafood availing barracuda, shark tail, fried calamari, juicy octopus, steamed red snappers, tuna steaks to sweet and savory crepes and fried ice cream. 


Koh Phangan, Thailand

How To Get There

  • Take a flight to Thailand.
  • From there, take an overnight train to Surat Thani.
  • Take a ferry to Koh Phangan from Surat Thani. You can fly to Koh Samui from Thailand and ferry to Koh Phangan.
  • You can take a bus from Thailand, cross by ferry to Koh Samui, and take a ferry to Koh Phangan. 

Koh Lanta 

Do you want a chilled-out, relaxed beach experience in Thailand? It would help if you visited Koh Lanta. It epitomizes relaxed days with breathtaking turquoise water, where you can swim or relax for a beautiful tan. 

Koh Bon Beach and Ao Niang Beach are unique beaches where you can relax and get mesmerized by their sheer beauty. It is the best place to stay away from the hustle and bustle of the city. You can hop on an island in a boat and have lunch on board. 

You can swim to the shore with manta rays and turtles. Do some snorkeling and explore the colorful marine life under the sea. Swim through the iconic Emerald Cave if you are a true explorer. For the ultimate relaxing experience, opt for therapeutic spas. 


Koh Lanta, Krabi, Thailand

How To Get There

  • Take a flight to Krabi from Thailand. 
  • From there, take a ferry that is 1 hour and 30 minutes long to Koh Lanta. 


Thailand is a land of stunning beaches and sparkling turquoise water. It also houses green forests and mesmerizing cliffs. It could be overwhelming to choose from the versatility. But this blog clears your initial confusion. Consider these beautiful beaches to make your Thailand trip unique and exclusive.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here