Phuket is both an island and a province, and it’s actually the largest one in Thailand! Located on the South West coast of the Andaman Sea and connected to mainland by the Sarasin Bridge, it harbours among the world’s finest beach destinations. Find out the best things to do in Phuket!
Phuket is blessed with more than 30 incredible beaches to choose from, such as Rawai, Patong, Karon, Kamala, Kata Yai, Kata Noi, and Mai Khao. At Laem Phromthep Viewpoint you will be able to experience some of the most beautiful sunsets in Thailand.
But that’s not all, there’s also the culturally rich East Coast capital, Phuket Town, as well as elephant sanctuaries and national parks, situated in the North. Forests, rubber and palm oil plantations still cover a large part of the island, and a significant section of rainforest and coastline is nationally protected for its unique flora and fauna.
What else does Phuket has to offer? Of course, there is the very welcoming atmosphere and the famous nightlife. But, if you’re more into exploring temples and delight in architecture, Phuket has a diverse collection of temples, ruins and restored buildings that leave any traveler in awe.
Regardless of what the best things to do in Phuket might be for you, this city has it all! From elephant sanctuaries, diving, kayaking or sightseeing, to relaxing, culture, fabulous food or just taking a walk on the wild side from dusk till dawn. Every visitor is delighted by the wide range of choices!