karon view point phuket

KARON VIEW POINT / PHUKET GUIDE

KARON VIEW POINT ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR LOOK-OUTS ON PHUKET SIMPLY BECAUSE E IT’S VERY EASY TO GET TO.

 

IN A NUTSHELL
  • SIGHT SEEING ATTRACTION
  • OVER LOOKS – KATA NOI – KATA & KARON BEACHES
  • POPULAR PHOTO LOCATION

 

KHAO   SARM   HAT

Karon View Point is locally know as Khao Sarm Had in Thai –

  • Khao = white
  • Sarm = 3
  • Hat / Had = beach

Yes, you guessed it – 3 white beaches – because it overlooks the three beaches of Kata Noi Beach, Kata Yai Beach and Karon Beach.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

POPULAR WITH SIGHTSEERS

Karon View Point is probably the most visited of the 10 or so view points on Phuket because of its location and ease of getting to the site.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

With views of both Big Buddha and the beaches, its a winner!

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

Everyone wants their photo taken at Karon View Point.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

Get your photo taken holding a sea eagle or two.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

Pay just 100 Baht using your camera or 200 Baht with hosts Polaroid.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

Or just enjoy the views with family and friends.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

LOCATION

Located south of Kata Beach on highway 4233, travelling high up on the mountain range over looking Kata Noi Beach.

SITS ON HIGHWAY 4233

One of the main highways runs straight past the Karon View Point and the road is heavily marked with signs as you near the top of the hill from both directions, giving tourist plenty of advanced warning that a photo opportunity is close by.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET
A TRUCK GOES PAST KARON VIEW PIONT TOWARDS KATA BEACH ON HIGHWAY 4233

 

 

MAP

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HOW TO GET THERE

Travelling north or south on highway 4233 between Kata Beach and Nai Harn Beach will take you within meters of the popular attraction on the ocean side of the road.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET

 

There is a large parking lot that can handle cars and buses, a small shopping area are on the right side of the structure and restrooms are available for 5 baht should you need to go to the toilet.

KARON VIEW POINT PHUKET
TOILETS AND SHOPPING DOWNSTAIRS

 

CONCLUSION

If your on your way, going past Karon view point, you really should pull over for 5 – 10 minutes just to have a look around and enjoy the sights, open daily and free entry.

 

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