Racha, Coral Island, Phuket

Racha Islands are best known as among the best diving and snorkeling destinations in Thailand. Amazing place, so so beautiful and pristine with white sand and crystal clear water.

Speed Boat

Racha, Coral

Racha, Coral, Mai Ton

Racha, Coral, with 10m scuba diving at Racha Yai Island

Racha Catamaran Sunset

Coral Catamaran Sunset

Banana Beach


Racha, Coral

Racha Island

Ko Racha, are a group of two stunning islands, Racha Yai and Racha Noi, which yai means big and noi means small in Thai. Situated in the Andaman Sea, just off the coast of Phuket, Thailand. These islands are a tropical haven, offering crystal-clear turquoise waters, white sandy beaches, and lush greenery. It’s the perfect destination for those seeking a relaxing beach getaway.

To get to Racha Islands or Racha Yai Island takes around 30-45 minutes, depending on the weather conditions. Once you arrive, you’ll be greeted by the breathtaking scenery. There are plenty of activities to enjoy, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, and sunbathing on the pristine beaches.

Explore the island’s hiking trails and discover viewpoints that offer panoramic views of the surrounding with beautiful beach.

Ko Racha Yai got crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches. The island is very popular for scuba divers and snorkelers with plenty for beginners.

Scuba Drive at Siam Bay Dive Site
This is an ideal site for beginners. Consisting mostly of hard coral reef slope and flat bottom covered with white sand.

Marine Life
Reef fish such as parrot fish, snapper, grouper, angelfish, butterfly fish and basslets are common. May also find some of the rarer creatures such as leaf fish, razor fish and ghost pipefish and whale sharks. Beginners will enjoy with sea turtles and giant morays.

Patok Beach

Worth a walk to the viewpoint.

Cliff Restaurant

When it comes to accommodation, Racha Islands offer a range of options to suit every budget. From luxurious resorts to cozy beachfront bungalows, you’ll find the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the island life. Don’t forget to indulge in the delicious Thai cuisine offered at the local restaurants. From fresh seafood to traditional Thai dishes, your taste buds will be in for a treat.

Imagine yourself lounging on the pristine white sandy beaches, feeling the warm sun on your skin. As you dip your toes into the crystal-clear water, you’ll be amazed by its clarity and vibrant turquoise color. Racha Island is known for its excellent snorkeling and diving spots. Grab your snorkel gear and explore the underwater world teeming with colorful coral reefs and exotic marine life. Swim alongside tropical fish and maybe even spot a majestic sea turtle.

For those seeking adventure, you can go kayaking around the island’s coastline. Paddle through the calm waters, discovering hidden coves and secluded beaches that can only be reached by boat. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture the stunning views.

With its crystal-clear turquoise waters and pristine white sandy beaches, Racha Island provides an idyllic backdrop for swimming enthusiasts. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced swimmer, the calm and gentle waves make it an ideal spot to take a refreshing dip. As you dive into the inviting waters, you’ll be surrounded by an abundance of colorful marine life. Snorkeling is a popular activity here, allowing you to explore the vibrant coral reefs and swim alongside tropical fish.

Coral Island

Known as Koh Hei, is a beautiful small island located around 3 km away from Phuket. The island is surrounded by coral reefs and has two long stretches of white sand.

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Picture this, crystal clear turquoise waters, powdery white sand, and lush greenery all around. Sounds amazing, right? Well, that’s exactly what Coral Island has to offer. Whether you’re a beach lover, an adventure seeker, or just looking to relax and unwind, this place has something for everyone.

One of the highlights of Coral Island is its incredible snorkeling and diving opportunities. Dive into the vibrant underwater world and explore the colorful coral reefs and exotic marine life. You’ll be mesmerized by the beauty that lies beneath the surface.

If you’re not into water activities, don’t worry! There are plenty of other things to do on the island. Take a leisurely stroll along the beach, soak up the sun, or simply enjoy a picnic with your loved ones. Trust me, the tranquility of this place will instantly rejuvenate your soul.

Banana Beach
Located on Coral Island, a beautiful getaway from hustle bustle of Phuket.

Phuket Sunset Cruises

Whether you’re a solo traveler seeking some peaceful moments or a couple looking for a romantic escape. A relaxing and picturesque experience. Picture yourself on a boat, gently cruising along the stunning coastline of Phuket as the sun starts to set in the horizon. Feel the cool breeze on your face and watch as the sky transforms into a canvas of vibrant colors. It’s truly a sight to behold.

Racha Island
For this high season. The water is super clear. And

If you want to snorkeling more on the beach in Racha Island and Coral Island. You have to tell the guide and keep snorkeling mask with you till the end for convenient and hygiene.

On the restaurant in the island.

Coral Island
You can enjoy snorkeling on this island got beautiful coral on the beach. Or swimming but have to do on the rope, for avoid para-sailing boat.

3 Mar 2024

Going to Racha Island in this high season with Teenee tour company. It’s so nice weather today. For this high season it’s crowded, everything here is more expensive than the low season.

My Racha Islands Trips

Taking Sony ZV1F to Racha Islands


The Sony ZV1F is a small vlog camera with small sensor. I can’t shoot RAW files with this camara, it’s JPEG or movie only. With a wide angle lens and a good microphone, it a best my vlogging selfie camera.

My first scuba dive

2023 May

3 things I learned from my first scuba dive at Racha island

Clam and meditation
Another world
Coral reef need a protection