Promthep Cape is located in the South of Phuket Island. Standing as an elevated rocky headland, if offers an amazing sunset and view over the ocean. It is one of the viewpoints not to be missed during your holidays in Phuket. While the place is mainly famous for its fabulous sunset, Promthep Capealso offers a stunning view over the Andaman Sea during daytime.
From there, you may be able to see Phi Phi, Racha Yai and Racha Noi islands. At night time, when the place becomes a breezy hill perfect to enjoy an el-fresco dinner under the stars.
VISITING PROMTHEP CAPE OUT OF PEAK TIME.
In order to avoid buses of tourists flocking to the Cape at sundown, you may choose to stop by Promthep Cape during daytime. The place hosts Promthep Lightouse which features an all air-conditioned nautical museum displaying historical maritime artifacts. The balcony of the lighthouse offers stunning view of the surroundings. If you are lucky, on a clear day, you may be able to catch sight of Koh Kiaow and its Buddhist monastery. Around the lighthouse, you may be able to see a shrine surrounded by a bunch of elephant’s statues. Like all major landmarks, you will also find souvenirs stalls and shops selling all kind of beachwear, shells, hats and snacks around the area.
At night time, after all buses are gone, the place becomes quiet and serene.
If dining with a view is something you enjoy, then you should experience Promthep Cape restaurant. This open-air restaurant offers a great view over Nai Harn beach together with a fresh breeze and great food at a reasonable price. The light bulbs hanging from the trees give an enchanting atmosphere, setting up the perfect mood for an al-fresco dinner under the stars.
You may choose to combine your visit of Promthep Cape with a visit of Rawai Beach, Nai Harn beach and stop by the Windmill view point.
Promthep Cape is located 30 minutes away from Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort and Spa. Please contact the tour desk of our Karon Beach resort for more information.
Address: Phromthep Cape, Mueang Phuket, Phuket, Thailand