Ao Po is located on the north east coast of Phuket and just 25 minutes from the airport and well away from the tourist crowds of the west coast.
The area is home to Ao Po Grand Marina with berths for super yachts up to 80m in length and is known as the best destinations for yacht lovers and those craving a luxury getaway in Phuket
The remaining coastal area is dotted with small fishing villages and is a great place to experence Southern Thaiand lifestyle and with the mangrove forests and nursery grounds for aquatic animals it is also a nature lovers dream.
Ao Po translates to an area of richness in an idyllic natural setting.
Situated on the tranquil north-east coast of Phuket, Ao Po is a mariner’s haven, where fishing villages dot the coast and is a world away from the island’s tourist crowds. It is a perfect place to stay if you wish to experience the local way of southern Thailand life watching the local fishermen bringing in their catch and is a nature lovers dream with an abundance of mangrove forests and nursery grounds for aquatic animals.
Away from the tranquility Ao Po is commonly known for it's pier which is used by many of the tourist boat operators being the gateway hub for tours to Phang Nga Bay ad it's stunning islands which cuts down on boat travel time from other parts of Phuket
As well as nature lovers Ao Po is also known as one of the best destinations for yacht lovers and for people craving for a luxury getaway in Phuket. This area is home to the ‘Ao Po Grand Marina’ where super-yachts up to 80 meters in length can berth
The marina as well as the rustic feelof Ao Po has attracted development of high end resorts and luxury villas in the area