Mai Khao Beach
The Mai Khao Beach locates itself on Phuket’s northwestern coast. The beach, running for a length of eleven kilometers has not yet undergone complete development being part of Sirinath National Park. ‘Mai Khao’ is Thai for ‘white wood’. The beach has coarse sand on it which does not hurt. People who choose to be with themselves in travelling find a tranquil ambience here away from the buzz of the city. The drop off to the Andaman being sharp, swimming is dangerous between the months of May and November. The nearest airport is the Phuket International Airport located near the Nai Yang Beach.