Karon Dragon Image
Apart from the white sand that squeaks audibly when you walk along them, Karon beach has a unique attraction the famous dragon statue. Set in the beachfront just at the heart of Karon Beach sits the beautiful golden naga statue. The dragon is a mythical deity that is very important in Thai traditions and mythology. For culture lovers, this is a must-see attraction that symbolizes the characteristics of the beliefs and culture of the local people. The dragon statue is simple to find and it has therefore served as a landmark and the main meeting point for many people in Phuket.