10 must visit places in Phuket | Things to do in Phuket

10 must visit places in Phuket | Things to do in Phuket

Phuket Island, Thailand

Phuket is the most popular island of Thailand, and is the most famous tourist destination for travellers. Beaches are most attractive for Sandi & Blue waters beaches, Spicy Thai cuisine, water diving. Tourist from all over the world prefers to visit PHUKET for relaxation, adventure & vacation.  

Time to Visit Phuket

Phuket has beautiful climate with warm, sunny days year-round. The best time to visit Phuket is in winter season between November and April. In this periods weather conditions are good for beach activities, such as swimming and boating. In the monsoon season accommodations & other prices are low but some water activities may dangerous. 

Things to do in Phuket

Best tourist attractive places in Phuket are: 

10 must visit places in Phuket | Things to do in Phuket
Patong Beach

1. Patong Beach

Patong is a beach resort town on Phuket Island’s west coast, bordering the Andaman Sea in Thailand’s southwest. Cafes, restaurants, and bars along the sandy crescent beach. Beer bars, go-go bars, nightclubs, massage parlours, and cabarets along neon-lit Bangla Road and the Patong Shopping Paradise complex, creating a notoriously boisterous nightlife scene.

Patong's fast-paced lifestyle is ideal for young people who are unlikely to be bored. The seaside town, which is famed for its nightlife because to its numerous clubs, pubs, and lounges, is open 24 hours a day. Patong is also known for its shopping lanes, where shopaholics are sure to discover something special to take home with them.

Watersports enthusiasts will discover a variety of water activities to participate in, including surfing and swimming. They can also relax and unwind on beach umbrellas and sun loungers! At the very least, beachgoers can have a mug of beer while watching the sun set over Patong's lovely sea.

Patong is the place to go if you want to party, but not if you want to spend some time alone.

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Kata Beach

2. Golden Sands & Sunset of Kata Beach 

Phuket's Kanta Beach is very famous for family holidays.  Here visitors can enjoy all kinds of dining, nightclub, shopping and beach activities.  Sunset view is very beautiful.  One can watch the sunset while sitting at beach in the evening.

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Karon Beach

3. Karon Beach

Karon is a famous beach 15 minutes away from Patang.  Karon is less developed than Patong Beach and people like to spend peace loving holiday here.  This beach is great for swimming in calm weather. When there is a strong wind, the sea wave comes very dangerously in which swimming should be avoided.   Tourists can enjoy all kinds of restaurant dining here. There are good resorts and hotels in Karon Beach. 

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Phuket night Market

4. Discover the Phuket Night Market

The greatest night markets in Phuket have a festival aspect to them, with street entertainment and music often accompanying them. Local markets are typically a good place to get great souvenirs and keepsakes at reasonable prices. Why, on the other hand, would you waste a perfectly wonderful beach day? Within minutes of walking through a crowded marketplace in the sweltering sun, you'll be saturated in sweat.

Night markets have an edge in this regard. At Phuket night markets, food vendors conduct a brisk business, making them ideal places to have your evening meal, sample authentic Thai street food, and shop in cool comfort all at the same time. These are a few of the greatest options available on the island.

10 must visit places in Phuket | Things to do in Phuket
Phi Phi Island

5. Island Boat Tours

Phuket is the ideal place to go island hopping because it is surrounded by so many beautiful islands. Millions of tourists visit each year because of the unrivalled beauty of their beaches, the stunning hue of their waters, and the diverse marine life. While there are a plethora of little islets nearby, these magnificent islands in Phuket are a must-see. Nearest and most well-known island are Koh Phi Phi, Koh Lanta, James Bond Island, Similan Island, Surin Island, Koh Yao Yai and Koh Yao Noi, Koh Racha Yai and Koh Racha Noi, Koh Bon. 

The nine-hour Phang Nga Bay Day Trip from Phuket includes a visit to the famous "James Bond Rocks," while the eight-hour Phuket to Phi Phi Islands Tour brings you to Koh Phi Phi and the famous Maya Bay beach from Phuket Beach. Transportation, food, and refreshments are all included, as well as an expert guide.

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Old Town Phuket

6. Phuket's Historic District (Old Town)

In the heart of Phuket's tranquil provincial city, Sino-Portuguese splendours and unique businesses will surprise and thrill you. With some outstanding restaurants and local sights, Phuket Town has a lot more to offer than you might assume. A fascinating and enjoyable afternoon spent sauntering around Phuket's Old Town is made possible by the unique blend of colonial and Chinese architecture, as well as a tangible quaintness. Early in the morning or after the heat of the day has passed is the best time to accomplish this. You won't need to bring a picnic because there are plenty of eateries and cafés to choose from.

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Big Buddha Phuket

7. The Big Buddha of Phuket

The Big Buddha on Phuket is one of the island's most important and cherished monuments. The massive image, which stands 45 metres tall on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata, can be seen from as far away as Phuket Town and Karon Beach. 

With sweeping panoramas over Phuket Town, Kata, Karon, Chalong Bay, and more, the elevated position gives the best 360-degree views of the island. It's a must-see island attraction, accessible through a winding 6-kilometer road going from Phuket's main roads.

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View Point Phuket

8. Phuket's Best Viewpoints

Any landscape painter would hurry out and buy an easel and brushes after seeing the vistas on Phuket. The best part is that you don't have to travel half way across the nation to enjoy them.

It's all within minutes' reach, whether it's a sunset viewing site, a 360-degree overview of the island's south, a vision from the top of Phuket Town, or a glimpse of swaths of tropical lushness. All you'll need are some wheels. Here are some of the best spots to take in the breathtaking views of Phuket.

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Elephant Sanctuary

9. Phuket's Elephant Sanctuary

As people's attitudes toward animal-based attractions alter, elephant sanctuaries in Phuket have grown increasingly popular. At these camps, the focus is on ethical, animal-friendly interactions with these magnificent creatures, many of which have been rescued or retired from the local forestry and elephant-tracking industries.

If seeing elephants up close on your vacation to Phuket is on your bucket list, these parks are the finest venues to do it in a way that causes the least amount of harm and disturbance to them. You'll also learn a lot more about the gentle giants than you would from a brief ride on their backs, and you and the elephants will have a lot more fun together.

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Phuket's Wat Chalong

10. Phuket's Wat Chalong

In Phuket's Chalong Bay, Wat Chalong is a historical landmark and Buddhist temple. Locals have been coming to pray practically every day for decades, while visitors learn about Buddhism throughout their vacation. Wat Chaitararam is the official name, however most people regard to it as Wat Chalong. The temple is located on Chao Fa West Road in Tambol Chalong's northern district.

Many residents claim that the temple is frequently visited by miracles. It's also famous for playing a crucial and healing part in the 1876 battle between Chinese secret organisations (Angyee).


This article is based on my personal tour experience. A minimum five days is required for complete these tours. Island tour itself take three days. 

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You Tube Link for Phuket

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Location of Phuket Google Map

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