Koh Naka Yai Island
is an island paradise located off the east side of Phuket Island
in the Phang Nga Bay. Your vacation rentals on Naka Yai Island are located on the top east side of Phuket, just 25 minutes away from Phuket International Airport. The designation of the island "Naka Yai" means big serpent. Since its shape is in the form of the naka, mythical Sea-Serpent in Buddhism and Hinduism.
Most of Naka Yai's beaches near your vacation rental accommodation are broad and sandy, and along its eastern shores the views out across Phang Nga Bay are simply breathtaking. The beaches are long and white perfect for swimming, sunbathing and walking moments from your accommodations. The longest beach on the east side has chairs and umbrellas for rent, plus a small snack counter. It fills up in the afternoons with day trippers.
Naka Noi is known as the "pearl island", as it's the site where rare South Sea pearls are cultivated. Any trip to Naka Noi will inevitably include a tour of the pearl farm - a good chance to see how these luminous beads are developed and extracted.
Rent holiday lodging directly from owners
of villas, cabins, vacation rentals accommodations in Koh Naka Yai Island, Phuket Island
, Thailand. Just a few years ago, Koh Naka Yai, the larger of the twin Naka islands, was only inhabited by a small village of fishermen and their families. However, recently, the island has been developed into an eco-friendly tourist destination with a wide variety of vacation rental properties. Environmentally conscious developers are turning this Phuket Island into a paradise getaway for eco-tourism.
These days there are several types of environmentally friendly attractions drawing scores of tourists to the island. Bicycling through the tropical jungle is popular on this Phuket Island, as is hiking, viewing island wildlife, sailing, fishing, cultural festivals and much more all within a few steps of your vacation rental accommodation paradise.
The draw of this Phuket Island are the long stretches of untouched beachfront. The views across the sea are breathtaking so relax at your vacation rental accommodations on the island and enjoy the scenery.