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Koh Racha Yai

Phuket, Thailand
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Full-Day Racha Islands Tour Including Lunch and Speedboat Transfers from Phuket
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Full-Day Racha Noi and Racha Yai Snorkeling from Phuket
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  • Average10%
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“clear water” (20 reviews)
“siam bay” (7 reviews)
“day trippers” (8 reviews)
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"clear water"
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"siam bay"
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"day trippers"
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"white sand"
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"nice island"
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"phi phi"
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"marine life"
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"banana beach"
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"phuket island"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the trip to expecting 4 stops on the day but ended up only going to Raya/Racha. Horrible uncomfortable trip over in a boat jammed with too many people. Beach nice when tide in but consider beach shoes as there are some nasty sharp suprises...More

Thank jmigbeth
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a speedboat from Chalong Pier to get here (about 1/2 hour) and as we were some of the first people (day trippers) there, we had a choice of mat and umbrella on the beach (200 baht for the day). We selected our 'spot',...More

Thank traveller2australia
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Racha island is the perfect paradise place. Here is one of the loveliest islands in Thailand. I do feel relaxed when I am here where is completely surrounded by nature such as sea, sun, and star. I really enjoy trekking, biking, snorkeling, and eating. I...More

Thank Ravikan N
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

When you are in Phuket, you kinda want to see all the turistic stuff,but not be stuck in the crowd as well. So, we decided to go to Ko Racha Yai because it was close to us. We started the trip from Chalong pier, and...More

2  Thank Dubadubaduba
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Crystal clear water and white sandy beach. Pleanty of fishes and coral reefs to snorkel. Stunning sunset view. What more can you ask.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was our first visit to Koh Racha Yai – and will be our last unless the authorities take steps to reduce the extraordinary number of day-trippers, primarily heading to Batok Bay. Batok Bay is, potentially, stunning but it is disturbing to observe the number...More

1  Thank RipvanwinkleOz
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This treasury Batok Bay beach has gone, noise and people have ruined the paradise. We did stay for two weeks at The Racha Resort at this beach and consider this the most beautiful and quiet beach close to Phuket, but only at night from 5pm...More

Thank TStiller
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Daughter and I went snorkelling in 2 locations whilst we were staying on the island. We went in the mid afternoon and it was busy with boat trips from Phuket. I would suggest that if you are staying on the island go either early to...More

Thank Flippyflopper
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Not too far to go the island. Just only 10 min. And u can see beautiful beach. For muslim dont worry they got muslim food for the tour. I get thb 1600 for 2 person for the tour. Not too expensive compare to phi phi...More

Thank suehana08
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We hired a private speed boat to take us to Racha Beach for the day. The trip to get there was beautiful and the boat driver and helper were very nice. Arriving at the beach early was a smart move, as there are limited beach...More

Thank Cathy S
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Sarah B
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Response from Samira A | Reviewed this property |
You could snorkel, but the water is not very clear and little bit choppy! You could also go to the village where there is a nice Muslim family restaurant (if you want) and swim at the beach!
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