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Kathu Waterfall

Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
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It's a good place to get a natural beauty and this area also good, so make sure to explore... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kolkata, India
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The waterfall area in Kathu is peaceful and quiet. There are a couple of places to eat at the start... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
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Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's a good place to get a natural beauty and this area also good, so make sure to explore something else too rather than beach in Phuket which are the most visited place while in Phuket.

Thank Amitabh1409
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The waterfall area in Kathu is peaceful and quiet. There are a couple of places to eat at the start of the waterfall walk. The walk itself is up steps and not too difficult. I went during the rainy season so there was plenty of...More

Thank onlymeemylno
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing scenic location. Little shop at the bottom to grab a water bottle for the hike up 1000 stairs or more. Really beautiful, rainforest and the sound of water. It wasn't flowing flat out when we went in March 2017 but I'd guess it's...More

Thank Jody A
Reviewed 20 March 2017

On the way to airport we took a slight detour to visit Kathu Waterfall, floating market and Elephant Trekking Farm. You need to hike a steep stairway to reach to the waterfall. It's a quiet area. The water from the wall is gathering in a...More

Thank Nusrah
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We visited during the rainy season so the water looked quite dirty and not very inviting for a swim im sure other times of the year it would be really appealing. Climbing to the top is a challenge but worth it. Nice views from the...More

Thank UBrummyZ
Reviewed 29 January 2017

beautiful waterfall, and its a lovely ride through the villages to get here. it offers a lot of privacy, a small trek, opt for couples.

Thank Ifthi A
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is small waterfall after a hiking. Worth a visit. Very Calm and no much crowd. Can have a bath as well.

Thank Roma_Dominguez
Reviewed 8 January 2017

this location not too far from phuket town and patona beach just around 15 minutes it's beautiful place to visit

Thank phuketphotographer
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A little piece of beauty tucked away on the hillside, but severely neglected! The natural beauty is wonderful, if only the surroundings weren't so run down. Like most of the reviews say, there is litter everywhere! The falls are lovely & the walk up the...More

Thank Suzette J
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Wasn't particularly impressive, only worth a passing visit. Quite a bit of litter around the place. Only spent enough time to walk to the top and back .

Thank Leigh B
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