Watch sunset at Promthep Cape
With its elevated location and few small islands nearby, the Promthep Cape is certainly a nice place to see the sunset and the sea. But this location is well known, so if you want to avoid the crowds, walk all the way down to the end of the cape. You are then at the most southern tip of the main island of Phuket. A lot of tourists come here to take their sunset photos which makes it the best-known photography location in Phuket. Therefore it might get very busy, but if you read the photo tip you will know where you have to go 😉
Getting there: With a scooter, rental car or taxi. It is one of the most famous spots to watch the sunset in Phuket, so keep in mind that it might be busy! But we have some tips for you..
Entrance fee: Free of charge
Best time photos: Sunset! The best place to watch the sun go down into the sea.
Photo tip: If you want to avoid the crowds, walk towards the gate where you can enter the rocks from Promthep Cape. There you will see a path going down. Follow this path until the end of the cape, it’s a 10 min walk. Here you will have the best spot to watch the sunset without too many other people. Below are the photo’s we took at this spot.
Read here everything you need to know about Promthep Cape Phuket.
Promthep Cape is one of the best places to visit in Phuket to watch sunset