Nestled amid jungle-covered mountains, Nai Harn Beach is a favorite among locals. Its crystal clear waters, white sandy beaches, freshwater inlet and spectacular ocean views make for one of the most relaxing beaches in Phuket. Active travelers can log miles on the l.5 mile lap around Nai Harn Lake, surf some of the areas spectacular waves, rent kayaks and paddle into the sea or play a game of pick-up beach volleyball on the sandy shore’s court.
Nai Harn Beach is a 20-minute drive from Patong Beach with parking next to the nearby Buddhist temple. It’s an ideal swimming spot where conditions are best from November to April. Visitors should take caution from May to October when undertows are stronger.