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Phuket, Pearl of the Andaman Sea
Phuket is the largest island province of Thailand. Beautiful beaches, outstanding islands and idyllic natural beauty of the Andaman Sea make Phuket the best travel destination in this region. It has name and fame worldwide for its blue waters, sandy beaches, ample accommodation facilities, unique diving opportunities and comfortable weather. People from all over the world flock to Phuket for its amazing holiday activities.
Spectacular Beaches of Phuket
Phuket is blessed with so many beaches. Phuket beaches attract millions of people from all over the world every year. It is very important to choose the right beach from for you to experience an amazing holiday. On the western coast, Patong Beach is the busiest and most popular beach.
Heading south, you’ll find the most beautiful Karon Beach with white sands and turquoise water. Kata, directly south of Karon, is a serene beach and great travel destination. Mai Khao is the longest beach in Phuket close to the Airport. Have a look on Best 8 Beaches in Phuket to select the beach that is right for you.
Hotels in Phuket
Phuket offers all categories of hotels, resorts, and villas for everyone’s taste and budget. But it is imperative to select the best hotel for an amazing holiday based on the features of hotels, pricing variations, travellers’ reviews and ratings. Sometimes travellers find it difficult to select a suitable accommodation in the perfect beach area. To choose the right beach and right accommodation in Phuket, we have listed all categories of hotels, resorts and villas including the best budget and low-cost hotels for all kinds of travellers. Visit our First Time in Phuket page to choose the right accommodation in the right beach area.
Transportation in Phuket
You can reach Phuket International Airport from all over the world. You can come to Phuket from other parts of Thailand by air, bus or water vehicles. You can easily travel in Phuket by bus, private car, limousine (a larger saloon car), Tuk-tuk, motorbike rental, “Limousine” taxis, metered taxis, etc. But the easiest way is to take a metered taxi. Read Phuket Transportation Guide to enjoy an amazing holiday in Phuket.
Shopping, Restaurants, and Entertainment in Phuket
Shopping on beaches is really enjoyable when you desire for an amazing holiday in Phuket. Some famous shops, stores, malls and boutiques for pleasant shopping are available on Phuket beaches. Some of these malls are Jungceylon Mall in the heart of Patong Beach, Karon Bazaar (Shopping Sale Karon Plaza) in the central area of Karon Beach Road and Udomagg shop right on the T-junction on Kata beach.
Phuket offers all classes of national & international restaurants, bars and massage parlours offering the private pools and fitness centres. You can find all famous local Thai dishes and International Cuisines in Phuket. Beaches are also famous for various types of fresh sea and street foods. You can consume lots of tasty foods like Tom Yum Goong, Pad Thai, Pad See Ew, Roti Nam Geang, Por Pia, Homok Talay and Gad Med Ma-Muang at various hotels and restaurants.
If you think about vibrant nightlife activities in Phuket, Patong Beach comes first. Soi Bangla Road, Soi Sea Dragon, Soi Tiger, Soi Crocodile, Soi Ganjo are the most popular spots for nocturnal entertainment. Simon Cabaret, Phuket Fantasia, Siam Niramit Phuket are other entertainment shows you can enjoy for an amazing holiday in Phuket.
Tours around Phuket
After choosing your hotel and beach, you can plan your tour to explore Phuket and excellent islands around Phuket. Lots of local and Island tours from Phuket are arranged for tourists to pass an amazing holiday. Phuket is famous for its glorious history of Tin trade, historical buildings & temples, heritages, some customs and norms of natives, etc. To explore Sino-Portuguese Buildings in Phuket old town, famous Temple & Shrines, Museum and other local historical places you can go to Phuket City Tour.
Many famous Islands named Phang Nga, Koh Yao Yai & Noi, Coral Islands, Racha Yai & Noi, Koh Khai, Phi Phi Islands, Koh Lanta, Koh Similan, Koh Bon, Koh Thachai, Koh Surin, Richelieu Rock are the wonderful attractions in the Andaman Sea. If you are visiting Phuket, you should discover the amazing natural beauty of these magnificent Islands. Island Tours are very popular with the tourists to satisfy their spirit of adventure. That is why we have arranged many Island tours covering east-northern island to east-southern islands of Phuket. You can choose one or more tours from our Island Tour Packages for an amazing holiday in Phuket
If you want to experience a land discovery tour, an adventurous sports tour, nature tours, marine adventures, liveaboard tours and breath-taking diving tours, go to Build Your Package to plan your very own fantastic tour.
Amazing Yacht Charters in Phuket
For adding an extra edge to your holiday, a Yacht Charter is the best option to choose. To discover the real beauty of the Andaman Sea around Phuket, you can choose your desired charter from a wide variety of Sailing Yachts and Motor Yachts. Experience an amazing holiday in Phuket through these wonderful Yacht Charters.
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