The main attractions of Phuket are natural. These are mainly tropical islands with excellent secluded beaches, clear water and beautiful views, caves and lagoons, jungle nat. parks with lakes and waterfalls. Also interesting are tropical vegetation and jungle inhabitants in Phuket and its surroundings, and in the nearby provinces there are several interesting temples. On complex excursions in Phuket, you can get acquainted with the life of local residents, mainly peasants. Another type of excursion on the island itself is a variety of entertainment for tourists. These are several grandiose world-class evening shows and extreme entertainment (bungee jumping, zipline flying over the jungle, quests, diving, wakeboarding).
The content of the article
- one About excursions in Phuket
- 2 Excursions to the islands
- 3 Leisure
- 3.1 «Hanuman's flight»
- 3.2 Rafting
- 3.3 ATVs
- 3.4 Safari
- 3.5 Splash Jungle Water Park
- 3.6 Underwater motorcycles
- 3.7 Phuket Cable Ski Wakepark
- 3.8 Horse riding
- 3.9 «King Kong» (foam disco, pool and slides)
- 3.10 Bungy Jumping
- 3.11 Extreme amusement park
- 3.12 Quest game «Chamber of Secrets»
- 3.13 Diving
- 3.14 Sea fishing
- 3.15 Fishing with sea gypsies
- 3.16 Lake fishing
- 4 Day Trips
- five Evening shows
- 6 Excursions for 2 days1 night
- 7 Shopping
About excursions in Phuket
You can buy an excursion either from your hotel guide (but it is always more expensive), if you are on a tour, or choose on your own in one of the street travel agencies.
Constantly asked for advice from a trusted local agency that I used myself. I advise: Alpha Travel. A wide range of excursions, including in Russian. It is convenient that you can write to them through the messenger and place an order directly on the website.
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If you are not friends with left-hand traffic and driving a bike, then it is better to take a guided tour. For an entrance ticket and a taxi, you will still pay more in total than for a tour.
Of course, some interesting places can be reached by public transport, but entrance tickets with a guided tour will be cheaper than a ticket at the box office. Local agencies use discounts when purchasing tickets for the tour.
Excursions to the islands
There are many stunningly beautiful uninhabited islands around Phuket. «Bounty» with white sand, clear azure water and palm trees quietly rustling in the wind. In addition, very close to Phuket is one of the pearls not only in Thailand, but throughout Southeast Asia - Phang Nga Bay. Many of the islands in the bay have caves and hidden lagoons, which can only be entered at low tide. There is also «James Bond Island», became famous thanks to one of the series of the film about the English spy. Another attraction not far from Phuket is the world famous Phi Phi Islands with Maya Bay and small islands around. There are also islands to the west of Phuket, including the nat. Similan Islands Park, one of the world's best diving spots, with unique underwater fauna and coral reefs.
Phi Phi Islands
Price: 1300 THB
A group of 6 islands located 40 km southeast of Phuket, it includes the inhabited Phi-Phi Don, Phi-Phi Ley with the famous Maya bay, where the film was filmed «Beach», and Loh Samah bay, as well as the small uninhabited islands Mosquito and Bamboo and two small rocks Bida Nok and Bida Nai. The tour program includes a visit to the Viking Cave, where sea gypsies grow swallow nests, considered a delicacy, as well as a beach with wild monkeys, snorkeling, lunch on Phi-Phi Don island, a walk around the island. On the way back to Phuket, some tours stop at Khai Nok Island..
James Bond Island
Price: from 1400 THB
Excursion to James Bond Island and the Phang Nga Bay Islands includes visits to several islands and stops for canoeing. The closest island to Phuket, Panak island, is 15 minutes away by speed boat. Usually the tour program includes a canoe trip through the caves and lagoons of the island. At low tide, you can go through the cave to the lake in the center of the island, which is surrounded by rocks on all sides. Another stop is on the Hong island, in the rocks of which there are also caves. You can also go canoeing through the mangroves. The main point of the program is James Bond Island (Ko Ta Pu), which is located next to the island of Ko Ping Kan. The filming of one of the parts of the James Bond film took place here («The man with the golden pistol», 1974). Lunch is usually served on Panyee Island, which surrounds a Muslim village on stilts in the water. On the way back to Phuket - stop at Naka Island for a beach holiday.
Boat trip in Krabi
Price: 2000 THB
The excursion includes stopping and swimming on the islands of Koh Hong, Talay Waek, Koh Poda and Phranang Cave beach. Koh Hong is known for its white sand and interesting snorkelling around the island. Phranang Cave beach is popular with rock climbers. Talay Waek consists of three rocks connected by sand spits. One of the rocks is called chiken island (looks like a chicken head), at high tide it becomes an island, and at low tide a narrow sandy isthmus appears, connecting it with the other two rocks. Koh Poda Island is more than one kilometer in diameter and is surrounded by a sandy coast almost along the entire perimeter, 20 m from which coral reefs begin. Great place for both snorkelling and beach recreation.
Racha Island (or Raya)
Price: from 1000 baht
The island is 12 kilometers and half an hour by speed boat south of Phuket. Of the nearby islands, this is the best place for diving, snorkeling and beach recreation. Tourists who are learning diving and those who are going to sea fishing are usually brought to the island. The island has several small bays and two beaches, Bungalo Bay and Siam bay.
Surin group of islands
Price: 2700 THB
Surin is another nature reserve near Phuket. Located north of the Similan Islands and Tachai Island. The Surin archipelago consists of five islands, the underwater world around which is notable for a wide variety of marine life and corals. Near Surin is the most popular dive site in Thailand and one of the most famous in the world - Richelieu Rock.
Price: 2600 THB
Excursions to this island began to be actively sold not so long ago, about 5 years ago. Like the Similan Islands, it attracts with a rich underwater world, untouched nature and a beautiful beach on the east side of the island. Near the island there is an opportunity to see turtles and leopard sharks. Usually, the program provides for two stops for swimming with masks from a boat, rest and swimming on the beach, exploring the surroundings and a short walk around the island.
Price: 1900 THB
Nat. Similan Islands Park is one of the most beautiful places in Thailand. Located 100 km northwest of Phuket. A very beautiful and rich underwater world attracts not only divers, but also numerous tourists to the islands. During a one-day excursion in Similan, a group usually visits 2 beaches, and stops for snorkelling near the islands. Also, tourists climb to the stone «Sail», which is located on the rock of one of the islands.
Khai islands, three islands
Price: 1000 THB
The group of three islands is perfect for a relaxing beach holiday, including those with children. There are small cafes on the islands, but there are no hotels. They are located near Phuket, the journey to the first island takes about 20 minutes. The time usually allotted for visiting the islands is about 6 hours.
Price: from 1000 baht
Beach excursion to a small island just 9 km from Phuket. The journey takes about 20 minutes. Lunch is provided at the hotel restaurant on the beach, buffet.
Maiton, a private island
Price: 2500 THB
The island is 9 km from Phuket, 20 minutes by speed boat. In 1993, by royal decree, the island was given into the ownership of a Korean businessman. Maiton was closed to tourists, but it was visited, for example, by the Crown Prince of Bhutan, the prime ministers of Singapore, Cambodia and Vietnam. Currently, no more than 150 people are allowed to land on the island per day. A large white beach, clear water and a fresh water pool right on the shore are the perfect place to relax. The tour includes lunch, there are sun loungers and umbrellas on the beach, free drinks.
Sunset in Phang Nga Bay, Boat Trip
Price: from 2100 baht
Romantic walk and dinner on a sailing ship, with a wonderful view of the islands of Phang Nga Bay during sunset.
Phuket offers a fairly wide range of outdoor activities. A large share, of course, is occupied by entertainment related to the sea - diving, snorkeling, underwater motorcycles, etc. In addition, the classic Thai entertainment - a variety of jumps, climbing, flying over the ground, and of course, elephant trekking. All in all, Phuket offers many ways to tickle your nerves and get your adrenaline rush.
Price: from 1800 baht
An exciting yet completely safe jungle ride. Clinging to a cable stretched above the ground, you can fly from tree to tree. Rope bridges, spiral staircases, vertical descents. The longest flight is about 400 meters, the height above the ground is up to 40 meters. Weight limit of 120 kg.
Price: from 1000 baht
The tour may include more than just river rafting on inflatable boats. The most intense program begins with bungee jumping from a cliff above the lake, then rafting on a mountain river, lunch (buffet). Further, the program includes a visit to a waterfall, a safari park, elephant trekking in the jungle, elephant and monkey show. In addition, you can also ride in the jungle on ATVs, and on the way back - stop by a fruit plantation.
Quad biking is a good opportunity to explore the farthest reaches of Phuket. During the walk, you can see the jungle, hills, rivers, pineapple and rubber plantations and local villages. On ATVs you can get to one of the main attractions of the island - the Big Buddha statue, drive along the beaches and climb to the observation decks.
Price: from 950 baht
Price: from 600 baht
The program takes place entirely in Phuket, introduces some aspects of Thai life, according to the principle «a little bit of everything». You can ride buffalo, canoe down the river, ride an elephant, watch a show with elephants and monkeys. Some programs also include bathing with elephants. You can see how rice is processed, rubber is extracted, Thai papaya salad is prepared. The program also includes a small Muay Thai performance. Lunch with dishes of Thai cuisine, followed by a foot massage with fish. There are several safari programs to choose from, from the shortest, which takes only 2 hours, to the most intense, lasting 5.5 hours.
Splash Jungle Water Park
Price: from 1200 THB
Splash Jungle Water Park is located in the northern part of Phuket, next to Mai Khao Beach, north of the airport. The territory of the water park is divided into several thematic zones, from Asia and Africa to ancient civilizations. A river flows through the territory, about 15 different attractions, many different pipes and slides. There is also a playground, sauna, cafe. A good place to relax with the whole family. Weight limit 136 kg.
Price: 2600 THB
New fashionable entertainment for those who would like to try diving, but have not yet fully decided. There are many places around Phuket with very beautiful underwater life, so this is a good chance for non-divers to observe the ocean life. The underwater motorcycle has a safety buoy floating on the surface, making it even safer. Experienced instructors explain how to use the motorcycle and look after tourists during the dive. The underwater tour usually lasts about 20 minutes and takes place near Coral island. Those interested can also make a test scuba diving. The excursion program also includes: swimming, boating and banana boating, lunch (Thai cuisine).
Phuket Cable Ski Wakepark
Price: 1600 THB
Wakeboarding - riding on a board with a rope in hand, which is pulled either by a boat or by a mechanical system. There are two winches in Phuket Park. A large roundabout, a kilometer long and a short linear one, which is suitable for beginners. The park has all the necessary equipment for rental, jumps, floodlights turn on in the evenings. On the territory of the park there is a bar and a restaurant with free wi-fi, a shop of equipment and clothes for wakeboarding, a swimming pool, a massage parlor, a solarium, a hotel.
Price: 1000 THB
There is an equestrian club with stables in Phuket. There are just over 60 horses. You can order a walk in the jungle or on the beach, take riding lessons.
«King Kong» (foam disco, pool and slides)
Price: 900 THB
Something in between a nightclub and an open-air water park. During the day, guests have access to a huge pool with water activities, a children's area, a bar on the water, a sauna and a water springboard. In the evenings it is a nightclub with a foamy disco. There is a Finnish sauna and a traditional Thai sauna on the territory of the club. Large selection of drinks and food, foam parties by the pool with live music are held on Saturday evenings. The price includes one soft drink and all entertainment, including a sauna. Additionally, the club offers massages and spa treatments at reasonable prices. For example, an hour of massage is 200 baht. There is a free transfer from the beaches of Kata, Karon, Patong to the club (from 5 people).
Price: 1650 THB
There is also a popular entertainment in Thailand in Patong. Anyone can jump from a height of 60 meters down, where the pond is. The leg jumper is tied to the tower with an elastic rope, stopping the fall almost at the very surface of the pond. If you wish, you can touch the water with outstretched arms..
Extreme amusement park
Price: from 2250 baht
The rope park is another newfangled entertainment. Phuket Extreme Adventure is suitable for both adults and children. There are 69 stations in the park, 12 of them are complex ones, they are marked with red marks. It consists of rope ladders, ropes, labyrinths and nets, along which you have to walk and climb. All this is on top. The track offers a wonderful view down to Phuket. There is a children's version in the park with the same kind of obstacles, only smaller and lower. The entire playground is protected from below by a net, when it falls, it works like a hammock. A prerequisite for visiting the park is closed sports shoes and clothes, hair tied in a ponytail.
Quest game «Chamber of Secrets»
Price: from 2500 baht (for two adult players) + from 1000 baht each subsequent player
The game combines puzzle, treasure hunt and educational history quest. It will please and will be interesting not only for children, but also for adults. Branches «Secret room» located in 20 cities around the world. In Phuket, the attraction has opened relatively recently, located near Patong Beach. The essence of the game is to find a way out of the room. There are many different objects, riddles, clues in the room. Players are given 60 minutes to solve puzzles and leave the room..
Price: from 3900 baht
Beginners looking to practice diving spend most of the day on the boat doing 2 dives with lunch served in between. The duration of the dive depends on the individual characteristics of the diver, the first times they usually last 30-40 minutes. Underwater, you can see and feed tropical fish, take pictures with them or shoot a video. For those who dive for the first time, it is better to do it on the Racha island, where the depth is not so sharp and the currents are not so strong. For the more experienced, it will be interesting to dive in Phi Phi, where you can see leopard sharks and turtles. For experienced divers there are programs with 2-4 dives per day, dive safaris on Similan.
Price: from 1200 THB
For sea fishing, boats from Phuket usually go to the islands of Racha Yai or Racha Noi, casting fishing rods with bait and trolling along the way. Young tuna is most often found near Phuket, sometimes marlin, sailboat, mahi-mahi. The caught fish is either cooked or served raw. Around the middle of the way, a swim stop is made, next to one of the islands.
Fishing with sea gypsies
Price: from 2500 THB
Sea Gypsies are indigenous to the region where Phuket is located. They live a little apart, with their own villages. They are mainly engaged in fishing, supplying seafood to local markets and restaurants. For fishing, the Gypsies use their own traditional tackle. When fishing with sea gypsies, fish is caught either by trolling, right on the go, or when anchored near the islands. At the end of the fishing trip, in the evening, the boat moors near the restaurant, where Thai chefs prepare dinner for the fishing participants from their catch..
Price: from 2450 baht
Lake fishing in Phuket is available on a small lake in the center of the island, which is fully equipped for a comfortable pastime. For fishermen there are benches and bamboo gazebos, a restaurant serving local cuisine. Various breeds of fish are bred in the lake, including rare ones, so the caught fish is released back into the water, for its death they take a fine.
One-day excursions, in addition to tours of Phuket itself and trips to the islands, mainly go to the Khao Lan and Khao Sok reserves, to the Krabi province - to the amazingly colored lakes, jungle waterfalls and other land attractions.
Price: 1000 THB
The tour is suitable for lovers of nature, jungle walks, outdoor activities, adventure and communication with animals. First, the group visits the temple of the reclining Buddha and a mini zoo with monkeys. Further - an elephant ride on the river, a show and swimming with elephants. After lunch - rafting on bamboo rafts, swimming in the waterfall. And at the end of the program - a turtle farm and a fruit market. My review of Khao Lak resort, you can go there to rest and instead of Phuket.
Khao Sok National Park
Price: 1600 THB
Nat. Khao Sok Park is located near Phuket, you can visit it with both a two-day tour and a one-day tour. This place is interesting for tropical wildlife, flora (for example, giant rafflesia) and fauna (crabs, hornbills, gibbons) of the reserve, rain forests and limestone cliffs with karst caves. Usually the tour includes an elephant trekking (40 min), rafting, a cave temple, a waterfall, an observation deck. Some tours also include bathing in hot springs, tea drinking in a cave, a visit to Bang Rieng temple with a good view of the reserve.
If you want to visit on your own, then I have informational post about Khao Sok.
Khao Sok and Lake Cheolan
Price: from 1600 THB
Nat. Khao Sok Park is located near Phuket, you can visit it with both a two-day tour and a one-day tour. This place is interesting for tropical wildlife, flora (for example, giant rafflesia) and fauna (crabs, hornbills, gibbons) of the reserve, rain forests and limestone cliffs with karst caves. In the center of the reserve is the freshwater lake Cheo Lan, which occupies about a quarter of the area. parka. It is home to many species of fish. The tour program includes observation decks, waterfalls, caves, kayaking and boating, animal watching. This is how I went to Lake Cheo Lan.
Price: from 2000 baht
Krabi province is adjacent to Phuket and is rich in natural and cultural attractions. In addition to the island part, with the unique beauty of the Phang Nga Bay, in Krabi you can see the places located on the mainland. About 40 minutes drive from Phuket there is a temple «Hell and Paradise» with sculptural scenes of reckoning for sins and other horrors. A little further is Krabi town, the capital of the province. Tourists usually stop at the sculptures in the form of huge crabs, at the eagle monument and at the White Temple. One of the main attractions of Krabi is the very beautiful Emerald and Blue lakes. The water in them is very clean and transparent. In addition to lakes, Krabi has hot spring springs in the form of natural baths. The tour program usually includes lunch and swimming in the waterfall. And the final point of the excursion program is the Tiger Temple in the forest. From the temple, a staircase of 1237 steps begins, leading to an observation deck with a statue of Buddha, from which an excellent view of the surroundings opens.
Price: from 800 baht
The Tiger Kingdom in Phuket is an opportunity to take pictures and play with live tigers (15 minutes). Part of the income from visitors goes to the conservation of the tiger population, i.e. breeding them in captivity. Currently, there are more than 30 tigers in the Kingdom, which are raised by trainers from birth, so they are less aggressive than wild ones. The ticket price is divided into 4 categories and depends on the size of the tigers you want to visit. The smallest cubs are only 2 to 4 months old. Then they go older, 5-10 months. Medium tigers are 11-15 months old. And the most adults are between 16 and 36 months old. When communicating with tigers, it is necessary to take into account their characteristics and observe safety measures. There is also a restaurant on the territory, it is open from 11.00 to 15.00. Children under 15 years old may only be allowed to visit the smallest cubs. The decision is made by the zoo staff.
Price: from 1600 THB
The Sainamyen Muay Thai stadium is located in Patong, next to the bungee. Thai boxing, or Muay Thai as Thais call it, is a traditional self-defense art in Thailand. In addition to regular matches, professional fights are sometimes held here. Battles are held on Mondays and Thursdays.
Price: 500 THB
The Phuket Zoo is not very big and quite old. There are shows with elephants, monkeys, crocodiles. Quite a lot of different animals and birds, an aquarium. You can take pictures with different animals, for a fee.
3D Museum Phuket Trick Eye Museum
Price: 500 THB
The gallery-museum consists of two floors and several halls filled with paintings that are painted directly on the floor and walls and create the illusion of a three-dimensional space. Each scene-picture has its own plot, into which the visitor can write himself. The main thing is not to forget to take your camera with you. The space is decorated with humor, it will be interesting for both children and adults.
Phuket city tour
Price: from 2500 THB
Phuket sightseeing tour can include riding and swimming with elephants, visiting monkey mountains and caves, turtle and coral farms, visiting a Thai temple, swimming in a waterfall, rafting.
Phuket private sightseeing tour
Price: 3900 THB, up to 4 people
You can choose the tour program yourself, or express your wishes and preferences to the driver. For example, the tour may include the Tiger Kingdom, a visit to the Big Buddha statue, Botanical Garden, orchid garden, bird or butterfly park, aquarium, observation decks, lunch at some of Phuket's restaurants, shopping, temples, trekking to waterfalls.
Thailand and in particular Phuket is one of the most popular destinations for a carefree beach holiday. Therefore, there are many evening entertainment and shows. They are all very colorful, vibrant and dynamic. It is a combination of circus, theater, cabaret and restaurant. Fantasy and Siam Niramit tell about the history and culture of Siam, these are grandiose shows in which not only artists participate, but also animals. Aphrodite and Simon - transvestite show. At the same time, the show is technically very high quality and professional, no vulgarity. So you can also take your children with you. All shows include dinner and related entertainment. Illusion and Palazzo - two more interactive shows, both dinner and disco and performance. And, of course, for those who want to eat «show for adults», which (including) Thailand and its resorts are known.
Price: from 1550 baht
The territory of the Fantasea show is truly enormous; in addition to the palace itself, where the shows are held, there is an amusement park, a restaurant with 4,000 seats, a small zoo and many souvenir shops. The main performance of the show tells about Thai culture, is replete with circus tricks, tricks, acrobatics. The show uses various special effects and pyrotechnics; in addition to artists, elephants are also participating in the performance. Colorful decorations, stunning costumes, bright colors and music - all this creates the impression of a holiday, carnival and fun. More about Show Fantasy.
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Siam Niramit show
Price: from 1150 baht
A show based on the history and myths of Siam introduces viewers to Thai traditions and customs. Magnificent scenery, a huge variety of costumes, special effects - all this makes the show truly exciting. Before the show begins, visitors can take a stroll through an impromptu Thai village featuring basic Thai crafts. You can also ride on elephants and feed them. In addition, on the territory you can see Thai boxing, take part in competitions, dine in a restaurant and buy souvenirs..
Price: from 700 baht
An original, bright and colorful performance with professional artists, good music. And although this is a transvestite show, everything is very decent and within the bounds of decency, you can take children with you.
Price: from 700 baht
The second, but not in quality, transvestite show in Phuket. The performance immerses the audience in a festive atmosphere, bright costumes, incendiary dances and music. Professional actors, good sound and lighting.
Price: 450 THB
Illusion is a mixture of theatrical show, musical performance, interactive disco, nightclub. High-quality sound and light, high quality show, in which young and talented artists, dancers and DJs participate, creating an atmosphere of celebration and fun.
Show Restaurant Palazzo
Price: 1350 THB
The theme show takes viewers from continent to continent throughout the evening. The performance features artists, trapeze artists, jugglers, comedians, singers and dancers. The interior of the restaurant is quite interesting, creating an intimate, magical atmosphere. The program includes dinner. There are no age restrictions.
Show for adults
Price: from 850 baht
Shows from the category of those that are a kind of attraction that glorified Thailand throughout the world. The show lasts about an hour, repeating constantly.
Excursions for 2 days1 night
The main directions of two-day excursions from Phuket are all the same islands, from Similan to Phi Phi and Phang Nga Bay, nat. parks. Khao Lan and Khao Sok and a combination of mainland and maritime programs in Krabi. Long and expensive excursions offered in Phuket are mainly Koh Samui and Bangkok. From excursions to other countries - Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia (Angkor Wat). The cost of such a tour to another country - from $ 300, is calculated individually.
Krabi - mainland and islands
Price: from 5500 baht
The tour program may include a walk around the islands of the Krabi province, as well as the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, Huay Toh waterfall, boat rides on the Krabi river, mangroves, Tiger Cave temple, Rodon springs, Emerald Lake.
Another option for a two-day tour in Krabi includes, among other things, a visit to the fishing market on the Sarasin Bridge, which connects Phuket with the mainland of Thailand, the monkey cave, Blue Lake. The second day of the tour is usually devoted to exploring the coastal attractions of Krabi and the islands: caves, Sa Phranang lagoon, Tupe island, Huakhuang (chicken island), Poda island.
11 islands: Phi Phi, Krabi, James Bond
Price: from 3300 baht
The tour program allows you to see the three most popular places near Phuket and includes an overnight stay on Phi Phi Don Island with the opportunity to plunge into the rich nightlife of the place. The first part of the excursion is a visit to the famous James Bond Island and a canoe trip along the lagoons. The group then visits small uninhabited islands with beautiful beaches and bays in the Krabi province. After dinner at Phi Phi Don - evening fire show. The next day, in the morning - Maya Bay, another pearl of these places, then - lagoons, a Viking cave, a beach with monkeys and Bamboo island with a beach vacation.
Phi Phi Islands
Price: 3300 THB
Perhaps the most popular excursion among tourists who come to rest in Phuket. A two-day excursion allows you to better get acquainted with the Phi Phi archipelago, see the nightlife of the only inhabited island, Phi Phi Don, where tourists usually stop for the night. The tour program includes the world famous Maya Bay, as well as lagoons, a Viking cave, a beach with monkeys and small surrounding islands, swimming and beach holidays.
Phang Nga Bay, Krabi Islands, Lanta and Phi Phi Islands
Price: 6000 THB
The tour program includes almost all the most interesting natural and island attractions to the east and south of Phuket and begins with a departure to Phang Nga Bay, where tourists will go canoeing and visit a village on the water (the place where sea gypsies live), lunch in the same village ... Further - a visit to the island of Hong in the province of Krabi, a survey of the lagoon, a beach holiday. Arrival at the Railay Peninsula. This is one of the most famous places in Krabi. During a walk around the island - visit to the Fertility Cave (also known as the Cave of Princess Pranang), the Diamond Cave. Snorkeling. Arrival to Koh Lanta, check-in at the hotel, beach vacation. Dinner, fire show, free time. The next day, after breakfast at the hotel, departure to Phi Phi, to Maya Bay. Visiting Pile lagoon, swimming from a boat, Viking cave, monkey beach, swimming and snorkeling next to a coral reef, lunch at a beach restaurant, then Bamboo Island and beach rest.
Similan Islands and Tachai
Price: 5700 THB
An excursion for connoisseurs of wildlife and snorkelling. The tour begins at Khao Lak Pier, with a departure to Tachai Island, where the group spends half the day: walking around the island, snorkelling and masking, lunch at a beach restaurant. Further - departure to the Similan Islands, Parus Island (all islands have numbers, this one is No. 8) with an observation deck, dinner and overnight in tents on the island. The next day, after breakfast - a walk in the jungle, where you can see monitor lizards and flying foxes. Then there is an uninhabited beach, snorkelling near island number 9, where there is a chance to see turtles. Lunch at a beach restaurant on island no. 8, snorkeling on island no. 6, visit to island no. 4, beach rest and departure back to Phuket.
Price: from 7900 baht
The tour to Koh Samui begins with a transfer to Surat Thani province and a ferry to the island, where the group arrives around lunchtime. Often the program starts with Paradise park, where there is a pool with a good view of the island from the mountain and a zoo where you can hand feed the animals. Another option is to visit Namuang Waterfall. Another possible route is the Magic Buddha Garden (Rock Garden), lunch at the Giant peak view restaurant, with a beautiful view of the island, the Kunara and Samret temples (the largest tree on Koh Samui), an observation deck overlooking Chaweng Beach. Next - check-in at the hotel and dinner, free time, walk around Chaweng with its nightlife. On the second day - rest on Chaweng beach, walk to the Pagoda and the observation deck on Chaweng, Plai Laem temple, Big Buddha temple, departure to Nathon pier and transfer back to Phuket.
Price: from 6800 baht
A tour from Phuket to Bangkok involves a flight, checking into a hotel for one night and visiting the most famous tourist attractions of the capital of Thailand. The excursion program usually includes a visit to the Royal Palace, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, as well as the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, a trip along the channels of the Chao Phraya River, Khlongs. Lunch will be at the Bayoke Sky skyscraper, with a beautiful panoramic view of the city. In the evening - free time to walk around Bangkok. On the second day, the program may vary with different agencies, it often continues in the Old City and includes a visit to the Vimanmek Royal Teak Palace and Wat Saket Temple.
Excursions outside Thailand: Singapore, Malaysia, etc..
In addition to sightseeing tours inside Thailand, you can fly from Phuket to almost any country in the region for a couple of days. The most common destinations for Phuket are Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. A trip to the famous Angkor Wat may also fit into these terms. The cost of such tours, of course, is very different, depending on the program. Since they all include flights, the cost of short overseas excursions from Phuket is quite high. The minimum amount from which such a tour can start is about $ 300. You can order an excursion at travel agencies in Phuket. They offer a wide range of services for organizing excursions outside Thailand, including drawing up an individual program and being accompanied by a Russian-speaking guide..
Phuket has many places of interest in terms of shopping. All excursion transfers there are offered free of charge. Tourists have a wide variety of places to visit: a large gift shop (including furniture and furnishings), a snake farm where shows and reptile leather goods can be bought, massage and spa services, a local cosmetics store, a Thai traditional medicine pharmacy, and tea house. Those who wish can also go to a latex warehouse store, look at a jewelry factory or a pearl farm, a silver jewelry store or a silk store..