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Patong (Thai: ป่าตอง; rtgs: Pa Tong) refers to the beach and town on Phuket's west coast. It is the main tourist resort on the island of Phuket, and is the center of Phuket's nightlife and shopping. The beach became popular with Western tourists, especially Europeans, in the late 1980s. Numerous hotels are located there and the area has expanded into a tourist Mecca.

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Home to pretty treasures, Patong is Thailand's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Patong, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Phuket. Phuket is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Big Buddha, Kamala Beach, Phuket Fantasea. A vacation to Patong can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Patong*

  • Pollution Statistics in Patong

    Know the pollution level of Patong before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.75 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 69.64 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 64.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 54.17 (Moderate)
  • Patong: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Patong for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Patong.

    • Burglary and Theft 72.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 67.65 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 68.14 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 91.18 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 55.39 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65.69 (High)
    • Attacks 45.1 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 77.94 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.61 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.71 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 71.08 (High)
  • Living in Patong - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Patong is 121.53 (High)

    • Safety Index 38.46 (Low)
    • Climate Index 68.52 (High)
    • Pollution Index 56.04 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.86 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.97 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 74.87 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.85 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 60.36 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Patong

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Patong

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 97.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.96 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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