Located on the East Coast, Chalong is Phuket's largest bay and main harbour. Picturesque but unsuitable for swimming, Chalong is great for yacht enthusiasts and the point of departure for diving and boating trips. From Chalong bay, you can visit beautiful nearby islands in Phuket such as Ko-Racha and Ko-Hae. Chalong has great ocean-front seafood restaurants as well as many big brand eateries. There is also a range of night bars which cater for all preferences. The local area has a shooting range, elephant rides, go kart track, paint ball, and horse riding, so something to please everyone. Chalong has a variety of apartments and condos along with houses and villas for rent.