Racha islands, also known as Raya islands, are one of the best day trip destinations for diving and snorkelling. Two beautiful islands, called Racha Yai and Racha Noi, are situated a few kilometers south of Phuket and popular with snorkellers and divers.
Racha Noi is desert island and has no accommodation and tourist facilities. But there is some excellent diving spots in this area.
Racha Yai is one of the most amazing and peaceful islands near Phuket with white sandy beaches, colourful coral reefs, crystal clear turquoise water and rich marine life. Day tour to Racha Yai island from Phuket is the best way to beach relax with children even during low season.