Just beyond the glittering beaches of Phuket is a spot where you can find the most gorgeous sunset views on the island. When at Phuket, make a stop at Promthep Cape - the perfect sunset destination.
Not only is Promthep Cape one of the most popular sites in Phuket – it’s also one of the most photographed locations. As the start of dusk, vans and cars filled with tourists huddle together to witness the amazing sunset here. The place is nothing short of romantic – the gorgeous, fiery colours of the sunset coupled with the relaxing ambiance of the place make Promthep Cape a place to be if you’re looking for a place to unwind and be one with nature. Don’t forget to bring cameras with you – the beauty of this place shouldn’t be taken for granted.
Promthep Cape is located in Rawai, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket.
Opening Days and Hours
The place is open daily, 24 hours a day.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to this attraction is completely free.
How to Get There
- From the centre of Phuket, head to the west coast of Kata Beach.
- Walk the rest of the way to Promthep Cape.
- Solo travellers/backpackers
Time to Spend
Suggested duration in this attraction is 1 to 2 hours.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The best time to visit Promthep Cape is between 17:00 to 18:00 – this is where you’ll see the sunset in full bloom.
Promthep Cafe and Restaurant is a place where folks waiting for the sun can sit down, relax, and enjoy some meals and desserts.
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