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Address: Soi Bangla, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Interesting and quite amuzing

First time in Phuket, wasn't even aware of Bangla road being the "red district", Looks pretty normal, tourists everywhere, lots of shops, bars and street performers. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

First time in Phuket, wasn't even aware of Bangla road being the "red district", Looks pretty normal, tourists everywhere, lots of shops, bars and street performers. The atmosphere is quite vibrant. The only annoying thing is that literally every few meters you will be approached by locals who will try to get you to see a free ping pong show.... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A big road full of all kinds of bars and clubs that satisfy all tastes.. including lady boys - a Thai classic - and pole dancers. we had a nice time but its better to avoid it when you have a family.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Lots of touts offering ping pong shows and suits. Plenty of places for drinks. We settled for Aussie Bar, friendly atmosphere and good staff

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Binfield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Horrible place... Phuket/Patong Beach is supposedly the 'sin bin' of Thailand and I can see why... TRUST NO-ONE, DONT TAKE PICTURES WITH LADYBOYS, DON'T GO TO A PING PONG SHOW and most certainly, don't trust any of the massage places. Nightlife is alright if you're not looking for a classy night, but this is definitely not somewhere I would bother... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Daytime you can have a stroll, pick up a bargain from one of the many shopping stalls or sit down with a cold drink. In the evening it really comes alive, all sorts of nationalities and age groups enjoying their visit I like to sit at one of the pavement bars of which there are several, but my favourite is... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Bangla road only has bars, it was a strange experience we only had one beer at the bar while waiting for our hotel shuttle. The are many people hastling you with "ping pong" shows that made me and my boyfriend very uncomfortable. There is also girls dancing on all the bars of every club. If you are into this you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is somewhere you have to visit at least once. The street during the day has your stalls of food, clothes and Souveniers at night the road is closed to cars and everyone comes out to play! Bars,Bands,Table Top Dancers,Pole Dancers,Ping Pong Girls,Prostitutes, Window Dancing Girls, Sprukers,Souveniers Girls, Old Ladies selling Flower, Questionable Food,Clothes and Souveniers, Police,Army,Tourists, something for everyone!??... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Fun to walk along the Bangla road. Beer is cheap. Lots of adult activities. Be cautious while indulging in some activities along the Bangla road. By and large it is safe and fun to visit with family.

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This road is worth exploring by day and by night, just to take in the culture that's been created for tourists. Depending on what your preferences are for entertainment, you'll get some different experiences and insights into Thailand. Great atmosphere for easy fun times.

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Wallerawang, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

i wish i was 21 what a place theres so much life here the pubs the shopping for the woman.all the different nationallities you could spend hours here.the beach is so close 2 minutes,the only down side is the con men trying to flog you condos they really piss you off.

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Address: Soi Bangla, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong

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