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Southern Route

Marine Biological Research Centre or Phuket Aquarium
Displays a varied collection of tropical fish, sea turtles and other marine lives. (Closed for renovation until mid 2004).

Wat Chalong
This Phukets most beautiful and renowned temple enshrines the gilt statues of monk-hero Luang Pho Chaem and his assostant Luang Pho Chuang, both having important roles in quelling the miner rebellion in 1876.

Chalong Bay
Being the main pier for travelling to all the islets off the east coast of Phuket, Chalong Bay is too muddy to swim in but is popular for seafood restaurants on the shore offering fine surrounding views.

Laem Ka Beach
Is a quiet and lovely beach frequently visited by local people.