One of the most memorable things to do in Phuket is to book a Hongs by Starlight tour with John Gray Sea Canoe.
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.
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.
The beaches of Phuket can be quite busy, so why not find a private island to go camping in complete seclusion.
Phuket Island is filled with beaches, from the busy party beach of Patong to the pristine serene Panwa Beach on the East Coast.
From beach hopping to island hopping, its worth taking a day trip to explore the islands of the Andaman Sea.
One of the best places to go scuba diving in Thailand is the Similan Islands.
Maiton Private Island is just 15 minutes from Phuket by speed boat but feels worlds away.
Located near Kata Noi Beach, Karon Viewpoint offers views of either side of the island.
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.
Surfing in Phuket is great for beginners wanting to try their hand at riding the waves.
The 45 meter tall white jade Buddha of Phuket is one of the most important landmarks on the island.
When visiting Thailand, the streets come alive in nearly every city with night markets filled with street food options and souvenir stalls.
Patong is the main beach area of Phuket and it is worth spending a night or two.
To escape the heat, one of our favorite things to do in Phuket is to head indoors to the shopping malls.