Phuket is Thailand’s largest island which is linked to the mainland by a narrow road causeway to get there is just an hour flight from Bangkok to arrive to un-spoilt stretches of fine white sand, tranquil beaches and abundant natural wonders. It is lapped by the shores sparkling warm blue waters of the Andaman Sea is why it’s serene and magical feel makes it a premier destination for honeymoon, luxury vacation, adventure and a to do bucket list. Watersports are the most popular activities, though once you’ve had enough sun there’s still plenty to explore at the island’s aquariums, gardens, and Buddhist temples. As for hotels they have from romantic, trendy, family to vacation rentals to choose from.
While visiting Phuket don’t forget to explore Phang Nga Bay- North east of Phuket. Phang Nga Bay is a charm and its unique layout attracts tourist from all over the world. The distinctive landscapes and limestone cliff is an unforgettable astonishing view. Koh Panyee and James Bond Island are steps away from Phang Nga Bay and are considered two of the famous spots to visit in the bay. If you want to enjoy these islands you can take a day trip cruising through the beautiful limestone islands. After cruising on the bay you can take a stop to Old Phuket Town. Phuket Town was built on riches from Phuket’s tin boom of last century, when metal was a valuable commodity which today is now a historically rich part of town where you can find shrines, temples, beautifully preserved shop houses, cafes, public museums and restaurants.
Another gem is Phi Phi Island. This island is literally a superstar; it’s been in the movies and many travelers from all over come to Phuket to just visit Phi Phi Island. Its beauty is what attracts many to the island and most fall in love with its beauty at first sight!
Last but not least, while in Phuket a must- visit destination is the Big Buddha, it’s visible from most of the south of Phuket. The image stands on the top of the Nakkerd Hills. The drive up to the Big Buddha takes you through the authentic Thailand and the view from the top is breath taking!