Kata can be divided into two separate beaches; Kata beach and the other called Kata Noi. Kata beach is another popular beach in Phuket but less crowded than Patong, located south of Karon beach, has a wide bay and beautiful crystal clear water, with many restaurants and bars and activities to do. It is also Phuket’s favourite surfing locations and the place to host international surfing contests. It is a medium town, everything is in a walking distance, suitable for a family.
Kata Noi is a small, quiet and beautiful sandy beach within a few minutes drive from Kata beach. There are nice and expensive real estate properties to buy and rent along the way to the beach.