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  • Layan Beach

    Layan Beach

    Unlike the majority of Phuket’s west coast beaches, it is still a very tranquil area, where you can lie under the shade of the pine trees bordering the beach. Read More...

  • Tonsai Waterfall

    Tonsai Waterfall

    Get back to nature by visiting a lovely waterfall at Tonsai in the northeastern part of Phuket. Although it’s inland and far from the beachs, visitors will appreciate Read More...

  • Koh Rang Yai

    Koh Rang Yai

    Koh Rang Yai is a peaceful island about five kilometres east of Phuket. With a western-facing beach, it’s ideal for water sports and afternoon sunbathing. Read More...

  • Thalang District


    Thalang is one of the three districts that make up Phuket and is located in the northern part of island. If you are staying at Patong you will pass through it on your way to Read More...

  • Kathu District


    Kathu is the smallest of the three districts that make up Phuket. It covers the central part of the island from the west of Phuket Town to Patong and Kamala Beaches. Read More...

  • Koh Maphrao

    Koh Maphrao

    Koh Maphrao – Coconut Island - is a small isle located 500m off Phuket’s east coast. Facing Leam Hin, a popular seafood dining area just north of Phuket Town. Read More...

  • Sarasin Bridge

    Sarasin Bridge

    This 700m bridge was built in 1967 to replace the ferry which was then the only connection to the mainland. Read More...

  • Saphan Hin Park

    Saphan Hin Park

    Saphan Hin is a popular seaside park which has had a long relationship with islanders since the boom of tin mining years ago when it was a major trading port and the only Read More...

  • Phuket Heroines Monument

    Phuket Heroines Monument

    The story of Chan and Mook, who led the locals to fight against Burmese intruders still has a strong impact on the psyche of islanders. Read More...

  • Wat Srisoonthorn (Wat Lipon)

    Wat Srisoonthorn

    Known by locals as Wat Lipon, this temple is in Thalang, north of Phuket Town. The first impression on entering the grounds is of the 29-metre-high Sleeping Buddha, so large Read More...

  • Wat Tham Ta Pan in Phang Nga Town

    Wat Tham Ta Pan

    Wat Tham Ta Pan is without doubt one of the most weirdly original temples in southern Thailand. Located in Phang Nga Town, it offers a journey through Buddhist Heaven and Read More...

  • Royal Phuket Marina

    Royal Phuket Marina

    The marina is Thailand's first world-class luxury lifestyle marina and stands on over 30 hectares (190 rai) of prime land, right next to Phuket Boat Lagoon in Koh Kaew right Read More...

  • Wat Phra Thong

    Wat Phra Thong

    Wat Phra Thong is famous for a half-buried golden Buddha statue called Luang Poh Phra Thong. Read More...

  • Thalang National Museum

    Thalang National Museum

    Phuket's national museum in Thalang contains ancient artifacts from Phuket and the Andaman region's long history and has exhibits about the famous Battle of Thalang. Read More...

  • Boat Plaza

    Boat Plaza

    Located at the north of Phuket Town, Boat Plaza is the answer to those looking for a family-friendly place to spend time at, especially over the weekend. Read More...

  • Wat Mai Luang Pu Supha

    Wat Mai Luang Pu Supha

    Wat Mai Luang Pu Supa in Chalong is a relatively new temple on the island. This beautiful and inviting property was built with attention to detail but it is famous mainly because Read More...

  • The Memory at On On Hotel

    The Memory at On On Hotel

    Located along Phang Nga Road in Phuket Old Town and formerly known as On On Hotel (in Chinese, ‘un un’ means ‘happiness for all visitors’), The Read More...

  • Phuket Red Cross Fair

    Phuket Red Cross Fair

    With many activities and stage shows as well as delicious and unique food the annual Phuket Red Cross Fair is the place to be if you are in town in late December to early Read More...

  • Phuket Gay Pride

    Phuket Gay Pride

    Colourful, eccentric, outrageous and full of fun, Phuket’s annual Gay Festival is a riot of well-toned bodies on floats and in parades. Read More...

  • Laguna Phuket Marathon

    Laguna Phuket Marathon

    Thousands of runners from around the world will ‘Run Paradise’ in the Laguna Phuket International Marathon at Asia’s most popular family-friendly Read More...

  • PIMEX 2013


    The Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX) is one of the most interesting marine showcases in Asia. Every year it displays a collection of well-known yachts from prestigious Read More...

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