15 Best Things To Do In Phuket, Thailand

1. Explore Phang-Nga Bay By Sea Canoe

One of the most memorable things to do in Phuket is to book a Hongs by Starlight tour with John Gray Sea Canoe. 

2. Hongs By Starlight

When you paddle after dark at Phang Nga Bay, the water lights up with each stroke. It is one of the most magical things to do in Phuket. 

3. Muay Thai Kickboxing Course

If you want to spend some time in Phuket getting to know the locals and learning a bit about Thai culture, take a Muay Thai Kickboxing Course.

4. Camp On A Private Island

The beaches of Phuket can be quite busy, so why not find a private island to go camping in complete seclusion.  

5. Go Beach Hopping

Phuket Island is filled with beaches, from the busy party beach of Patong to the pristine serene Panwa Beach on the East Coast. 

6. Go Island Hopping

From beach hopping to island hopping, its worth taking a day trip to explore the islands of the Andaman Sea. 

7. Scuba Diving

One of the best places to go scuba diving in Thailand is the Similan Islands. 

8. Go Snorkeling 

Maiton Private Island is just 15 minutes from Phuket by speed boat but feels worlds away. 

9. Karon Viewpoint

Located near Kata Noi Beach, Karon Viewpoint offers views of either side of the island. 

10. Promthep Cape

You can make an afternoon out of it to visit The Lighthouse and museum and take in the views of Ya Nui and Nai Harn. 

11. Surfing Lesson

Surfing in Phuket is great for beginners wanting to try their hand at riding the waves.  

12. Visit The Big Buddha Of Phuket

The 45 meter tall white jade Buddha of Phuket is one of the most important landmarks on the island.  

13. The Night Markets Of Phuket

When visiting Thailand, the streets come alive in nearly every city with night markets filled with street food options and souvenir stalls.  

14. Patong Beach

Patong is the main beach area of Phuket and it is worth spending a night or two.  

15. Go Shopping

To escape the heat, one of our favorite things to do in Phuket is to head indoors to the shopping malls.  

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