We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (119)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Promthep Cape, Phuket, Thailand
Ways to Experience Promthep Cape Light House
from USD 311.80
More Info
from USD 77.90
More Info
Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 21 July 2017

If you love taking photos, Promthep is definitely a great place to go. The view is amazing! You should go early morning before 9.30am to avoid the tourist crowd and not too hot to walk around. We've been there 3 times and it's windy most...More

2  Thank Serene C
Reviews (54)
Filter reviews
38 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews phuket island climb the stairs lookout point big buddha elephant shrine lighthouse viewpoint stalls nature pics tourists patong souvenirs camera elephants
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 38 reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Well worth a visit as you get beautiful views from here! It was quite busy when we visited, but not overly crowded.

Thank Lucie K
Reviewed 21 May 2018

There are good views from here and is an excellent place for sunsets (Phuket's most southwest point). Can be very crowded at any time, but particularly at sunset times. Plenty of stalls at the parking area for souvenirs - and if you want to stay...More

Thank traveller2australia
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Nice view from the hill, the walk way is excellent for the couples. Lights add more beauties to the ambiance

Thank Rafat Z
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The place and view is awesome, long view of blue sea, with little rock islands. Gets little hot if you be there in noon time, but otherwise a must-go place

Thank paramvyas
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Very crowded. View is good you need climb the stairs. There is a small temple upstairs. Nothing fancy just the overlooking view to beach. Tooany tourist compare to other beachs. Take good care of your belongings.

Thank kathyasir
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great sunset view but expect loads of crowd. If you don't fancy sunset I suggest to go in the morning due to hot weather (went there on 3rd Mar 18). Easy to park and there are souvenirs shops around. Easy to locate (we used google...More

Thank lilbabyshark
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Perfect place to vieu the sunset. You can walk near the sea and at this place there are not any more people ! Sit down on a big rock and view the sun. This place is beautiful !

Thank Xavier P
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

well even though it is saved as the lighthouse on Tripadvisory but I'd recommend making the trek down to the actual Cape ! down below go right to the edge of Phuket Island the views and feeling you get is amazing yes it takes the...More

Thank Shannon083
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Located at the south most tip of Phuket island, Promthep cape houses an elephant shrine, a lighthouse and offers a memorable and spectacular view of the Andaman Sea. Simply stunning.

Thank GanL
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

At the Southern tip of Phuket island, you encounter this extraordinary nature views. The place has also a lighthouse and a monument to the Thai navy and a royal prince that commanded it. Access is direct from the coastal road.

Thank Fane_Babanul
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 820 nearby hotels
The Windmill Phuket Hotel
189 reviews
.73 km away
Ya Nui Resort
205 reviews
1.30 km away
Navatara Phuket Resort
684 reviews
1.43 km away
Rawai Palm Beach Resort
726 reviews
1.77 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,400 nearby restaurants
Naiharn Sea Breeze - Lom Talay
57 reviews
1.53 km away
Rawai View Cafe' & Bar
517 reviews
1.43 km away
Naat Restaurant
38 reviews
1.57 km away
Archee Restaurant
179 reviews
1.36 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,740 nearby attractions
Promthep Cape
1,675 reviews
.01 km away
Windmill Viewpoint
222 reviews
.83 km away
Yanui Beach
431 reviews
.60 km away
Rawai Beach
1,538 reviews
1.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Promthep Cape Light House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines