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Karon View Point, Karon

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Enjoy the natural panorama at Karon View Point and photograph one of the most popular vistas in the country. With extensive views of Kata Noi, Kata Yai, and Karon beaches, this outlook allows you to connect up the local points of reference and frame them all in one spectacular picture. Take in the verdant vegetation, shining blue sea, and pristine sands, and pick up some refreshments from one of the businesses at the top. Note that the attraction gets very crowded at peak hours with tour groups passing through. Use our Karon online tour planner to add Karon View Point and other attractions to your Karon vacation plans.
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  • From the view point on the road that goes to the South, you can see a vast area where are located the best beaches in Phuket, including Karon, Kata and Kata Noi. Certainly worth a stop to admire the beautiful nature.
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  • Very nice view, very quiet, not only about the noon because a lot of tourists who do not hesitate to ruin your picture ...
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  • I took the road from Kata to Rawai Fishing village by going around the cape. Lots of great sights to be seen and the view from Karon View Point will not disappoint. A handy telescope is there for a cl...  more »
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  • 5 star view!! Definitely go here. There were elephants along the road on the way up, and eagles at the top. Pleasant travel to and from the view point with multiple beautiful views once at the top. 10/10 would go back. However, I cannot vouch for the elephant places and eagles being humanely operated, so please do your research before giving any money to these places.
  • One stop on our tour and even with the rain near, it was a pretty good high up view point. Expect peddlers though of wooden jewelry and maybe falcon tamers who'll take your picture with one for $10-20. There's nothing really else here, not even benches so the structures itself aren't really nice, just the view. Lots of lizards which is cool. Not sure if there are toilets or not (or if you'd want to use them if there were...)
  • Nice view point that overlooks 2 bays to the north, one is patong. In June the wind blows in from the west and you might see some spectacular waves action. There's a chance for you to have your photos taken with an eagle for some coin, that's pretty interesting in itself. Otherwise you have a few steps to climb up to have a better look around.
  • To be honest a better view is not really from this place but just another 200 mts away, on the right hand curve ahead of Karon View Point where you can stand on the edge of the road , the view of the ocean and cliffs is breathtaking. I was on a motorbike for most times and therefore was at leisure to discover various sights. But for those who came with other modes of transport simply walk a short distance along and ahead of Karon View Point to experience, you cant miss it !
  • Liked this viewpoint. Quite high, was a windy drive up. Very small with little parking. But views were good. Little crowded.
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