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Koh Racha Yai

Phuket, Thailand
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Full-Day Racha Noi and Racha Yai Snorkeling from Phuket
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“clear water” (18 reviews)
“day trip” (24 reviews)
“main bay” (3 reviews)
Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I have been to Phuket probably 7 or 8 times over the last 6 years, and I must say Raya Tours is the utmost worst I have ever experienced. They misrepresent their services and heard people around like cattle. I totally would not recommend their...More

Thank Kenneth A
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Boatload after boatload of tourists here... we were here as part of a tour group also but decided to do our own thing on one end of the island away from the main drag and crowd. The beach sand is nice albeit some patches are...More

1  Thank wanderlust_rambler
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Went here two years ago and it was just mind blowing. This was the reason I wanted to visit again cause the waster was clear and snorkelling was fun but I was very disappointed how things have changed on this island. The beach was over...More

Thank PP_HongKong
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The sea was rough, despite asking, they never showed any concern to take an infant on board, which is ridiculously dangerous on a speed boat (as we realized later). Most of the people ended throwing up due to rough seas. The jetty at the island...More

Thank waqasabd
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

During rainy season, be prepared for rough waters during your boat ride i.e. take motion sickness pills. My daughter and I had an enjoyable ride (think about riding on a wooden roller coaster x10). Once you get there, the snorkeling was fun but I preferred...More

Thank mkly8272
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Lots and lots of day-trip Chinese tourists on the front beach! They were so noisy and impolite. We couldn't have relax time on the beach. We came here before about 7-8 years ago...but that time it was so relax and peaceful, not many day-trip. The...More

1  Thank N_NMNM
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Most of the corals are dead, we just saw 2 fishes in one hour of snorkelling. There is one small beach which is occupied by the resorts and umbrellas. The water is very choppy and has high current, not recommended unless you are an expert...More

Thank som_gc
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Racha Yai island is 30 mins boat ride away from Phuket. If you are tired of Phuket island, Racha Yai island may be a perfect getaway. The water is crystal clear. The beach is quite long and there are shed to sit and relax. Though...More

Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We did a boat tour here and the beach we went to for lounging and for lunch was very tranquil and quiet. We went out to a great snorkeling location with crystal clear water. The water was so clear you could see the rocks on...More

Thank Korrene R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Best part of the beach is the tranquility..less crowd and the waters were super clear especially during the afternoon.. Though quite far from mainland..it's worth giving a shot

Thank Ramjeeee
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Sarah B
18 September 2016|
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!