Travel to Phuket? Definitely excited if there are plans for a vacation to one of the favorite tourist destinations in Thailand! Vacation to Phuket will provide a different experience because, in addition to enjoying the beach with the Phuket Yacht Charter and its beautiful scenery, nightlife in Phuket is also a major attraction. Culinary and cultural tourism certainly can also.
Well, here are 7 interesting tourist attractions in Phuket!
The most popular and easily accessible beach in Phuket is Patong Beach. Many star hotels to suit the budget backpacker around Patong. Do not forget to stop by other beaches that are no less exciting, which is being excellent is Kata Noi Beach, which is the most popular beach in the Karon area. The white and fine sand, the blue water and the beautiful sunset, are some of the reasons, tourists favored Kata Noi Beach.
Phi Phi Island
An experience not to be missed when visiting Phuket is to take a tour to Phi Phi Island. This is an experience that must be tried once in a lifetime! Witness the beauty of uniquely shaped limestone hills on scattered islands, clear blue water, snorkeling, paddling a canoe or kayak into the limestone hills to reach a small bay surrounded by these hills and can only be reached when the water recedes. Really unforgettable!
Even if you want to be more ‘memorable’, we can also take a special tour, where you can stay overnight on a ship in Maya Baya, a phenomenal film shooting location and introduce Phi Phi Island to all corners of the world, “The Beach”, starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
Siam Niramit Phuket
If you don’t have time to watch the spectacular Siam Niramit show in Bangkok, you can also watch it in Phuket, in the Phuket Town area. In the theater which has 1760 seats featuring theater performances that show spectacularly packed Thai culture, you can watch every 8.30 at night. Siam Niramit is closed every Tuesday.
Phuket Old Town
The old town of Phuket or Phuket Town is now developing back into a hip and interesting area to visit. Phuket was once famous as one of the trade centers in Thailand, the results of rubber from the surrounding rubber plantations have attracted traders from various parts of the world to transact in this city.
Portuguese architecture you can find in several locations of this city used to be old buildings that are not maintained. But now many entrepreneurs are restoring it, making it an exciting hangout. Coffee shops, art galleries, trendy restaurants, decorate this side of the old city of Phuket. Oh yes, if you look for cheap lodging too many in Phuket Town. So, in Phuket, it’s not just the beach that you can enjoy, but the atmosphere of the Thai hipster hangout you can feel here too.
This is the center of nightlife in Phuket, Bangla Road! When night falls, it becomes the lively street, discotic, bars, restaurants, and cafes combined with a night market that sells a variety of knick-knacks and is suitable for those looking for souvenirs at affordable prices. Don’t miss to see the splendid ladyboy parade! You can take pictures together with them too you know … an experience that we rarely can find when traveling to other places.
If traveling with family, still around this street, there is Jungcylon Mall which is equipped with fast food outlets such as KFC and McDonald’s.
A favorite sport in Thailand which is also one of the main attractions of tourists, not only in Bangkok but also in Phuket. In Phuket, there are many places where you can watch the Muay Thai battle. It’s also fun to watch the Thai Boxing Show, which usually offers a lot of travel agents to watch. Performances are held every Monday and Thursday, 21.00 – 23.30. Usually, the tour will pick us up at our inn. Tickets around 1,300-1,500 baht.
If without a tour, you can come alone to Patong Boxing Stadium. There are matches every Monday, Thursday and Saturday night, starting at 9 pm until midnight.
Phuket Fantasea is arguably the most famous tourist attraction in Phuket. The Ultimate Cultural Theme Park, Phuket Fantasea concept of an amusement park with a magnificent stage show, and there is also a buffet restaurant where you can be satisfied to enjoy dinner and watch an exciting show.
There are 3 types of tickets to choose from:
– Show & Buffet Dinner: 2,200 baht (children 4-12 years: 2,000 baht)
– Only Show: 1,800 baht
– Only Dinner: 900 baht (children 4-12 years: 700 baht)
So before going to Phuket, you can plan first about 7 interesting tourist attractions there which you want to go first. If you can go to all of them, there’s nothing to lose.