Phuket: the magical island of Thailand

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Phuket Islands
Phuket Islands

Phuket is one of the top holiday destinations of the world and primarily consists of its main island as well as 32 other islands off its coast. Phuket is further the largest island of Thailand as well and attracts huge number of visitors and tourists annually. You can choose from the large number of Phuket holiday packages to plan a memorable stay here. It is home to some of the best beaches of Thailand as well. Whether you are into adventure or relaxation, you can choose from a large variety of recreational activities offered here ranging from water-based to land-based.

You can dwell in the old world charm of Phuket in its Old Phuket Town that boasts of a rich cultural heritage and vibrant history. you are sure to find amazing shrines and temples in this culturally rich part of the town and thus it makes an excellent place to visit for all history lovers and architecture buffs. It is beautifully dotted with quaint cafes, various museums and preserved old shop houses. You can also check out the grandiose Sino colonial mansions that used to be here decades ago. Some of the best attractions in Old phuket Town is the Soi Romanee, which is a colorful area full of old shop houses and vintage buildings. Further, most of these have been converted into bars and cafes. This place is sure to hit the right nerve for all heritage lovers as it is home to some of the best places to visit. It is a true hidden gem, so make sure you don’t miss out on it during your visit to Phuket this holiday season.

If you are into history, you might fall in love with the Thai Hua Museum which is deeply revered for its unprecedented beauty and charm. it is quite well-maintained and is really beautiful. The architecture style employed is Sino Portuguese and it is now functional as a museum as well as an exhibition space and a cultural hall. Phuket offers something or the other to each traveller and during all seasons. You can enjoy the beautiful Phang Nga Bay and witness the gorgeous limestone cliffs and emerald-green waters. it is also home to several archaeological sites and collapsed caves. Moreover out of the several islands in the bay, one is popular by the name James Bond Island as it featured in the famous movie The Man with the Golden gun. The local communities in and around this area are from varying cultures and practise several occupations such as fishing as well as catering to the huge international tourism that this place attracts due to its countless natural and man made wonders. Other notable attractions include Phrompthep Cape, Phi Phi Island, Trick Eye Museum and a lot more.

There are a lot of beaches situated in and around Phuket, including Kata Noi Beach, Nai Harn Beach, and the famous Nui Beach. Lie down in the sunny goodness at the shore or be a part of some exciting water sports activities that frequent these places. So choose from the large number of Phuket hotels near these tourist hotspots and enjoy your stay.