Book Tour and Activities on the Go!

Full Day Phuket City & Sightseeing Tour - Flat 21% off

Full Day Phuket City & Sightseeing Tour - Flat 21% off

4.0 32 Reviews
Phuket Dolphin Show Ticket with Transfers - Flat 25% off

Phuket Dolphin Show Ticket with Transfers - Flat 25% off

5.0 38 Reviews
Koh Mai Ton (honeymoon Island) Cruise Tour - Flat 25% off

Koh Mai Ton (honeymoon Island) Cruise Tour - Flat 25% off

3.0 30 Reviews
Private Pickup from Phuket Airport (hkt) to Hotel - Flat 26% off

Private Pickup from Phuket Airport (hkt) to Hotel - Flat 26% off

4.0 39 Reviews
Phi Phi and Khai Islands Day Tour - Flat 30% off

Phi Phi and Khai Islands Day Tour - Flat 30% off

4.0 39 Reviews
Tour to James Bond Island - Flat 28% off

Tour to James Bond Island - Flat 28% off

5.0 41 Reviews
Day Trip to Racha Yai Island near Phuket - Flat 25% off

Day Trip to Racha Yai Island near Phuket - Flat 25% off

4.0 39 Reviews
Similan Islands by Speedboat & Snorkeling Tour - Flat 23% off

Similan Islands by Speedboat & Snorkeling Tour - Flat 23% off

4.0 30 Reviews
Relaxing Spa Treatments in Phuket - Flat 20% off

Relaxing Spa Treatments in Phuket - Flat 20% off

4.0 29 Reviews
Simon Cabaret Show, Phuket - Flat 33% off

Simon Cabaret Show, Phuket - Flat 33% off

3.0 27 Reviews
Water Activities at Coral Island, Phuket - Flat 15% off

Water Activities at Coral Island, Phuket - Flat 15% off

4.0 28 Reviews
Private Photo Shoot in Phuket - Flat 20% off

Private Photo Shoot in Phuket - Flat 20% off

3.0 31 Reviews
Phang Nga Bay Sunset Dinner with Canoeing - Flat 20% off

Phang Nga Bay Sunset Dinner with Canoeing - Flat 20% off

4.0 26 Reviews
Phuket Dolphin Show Ticket with Transfers - Flat 25% off

Phuket Dolphin Show Ticket with Transfers - Flat 25% off

5.0 38 Reviews
Day Trip to Racha Yai Island near Phuket - Flat 25% off

Day Trip to Racha Yai Island near Phuket - Flat 25% off

4.0 39 Reviews
Similan Islands by Speedboat & Snorkeling Tour - Flat 23% off

Similan Islands by Speedboat & Snorkeling Tour - Flat 23% off

4.0 30 Reviews
3 Nights Bangkok Pattaya Tour Flat 24% off

3 Nights Bangkok Pattaya Tour Flat 24% off

3.0 32 Reviews
18947 14999
4 Nights Phuket and Krabi Tour Package with Phi Phi Islands

4 Nights Phuket and Krabi Tour Package with Phi Phi Islands

5.0 28 Reviews
22366 16999
7 Days Thailand Holiday Package: Phuket Special 28% off

7 Days Thailand Holiday Package: Phuket Special 28% off

5.0 35 Reviews
32612 24999
5 Days Thailand Tour Package with Airfare Flat 26% off

5 Days Thailand Tour Package with Airfare Flat 26% off

4.0 27 Reviews
44594 32999
4 Days Phuket Honeymoon with James Bond Island (flights Included)

4 Days Phuket Honeymoon with James Bond Island (flights Included)

4.0 37 Reviews
34809 29999
5 Nights Honeymoon Trip to Bangkok & Phuket 25% off

5 Nights Honeymoon Trip to Bangkok & Phuket 25% off

4.0 35 Reviews
27000 20250
6 Days Romantic Honeymoon Tour of Thailand Flat 20% off

6 Days Romantic Honeymoon Tour of Thailand Flat 20% off

4.0 39 Reviews
29763 23810
5 Nights Phuket Honeymoon Package with Krabi 30% off

5 Nights Phuket Honeymoon Package with Krabi 30% off

4.0 33 Reviews
37972 26580
  • Make your upcoming vacation special by hitting the islands near Phuket and creating lifelong memories with like-minded people. Whether your idea of fun is lazing around on serene beaches or diving underwater to explore the wealth of aquatic flora and fauna, these tropical islands are a perfect choice for your next getaway. The charm of these islands is characterized by beaches with soft sands and tropical trees enhancing their visual appeal, a wide array of water sports, and shallow waters around apt for swimming.

    Today's Deal: 
    4 Days 3 Nights Package of Thailand (Flat 25% Off)

    Steal Deal: 
    Tour to James Bond Island (Flat 28% Off)

    If you are feeling adventurous, Koh Lanta and Koh Hong are some of the great islands around Phuket. Whereas, if you just want to soak in the natural charm of the sea doing nothing, you are just a couple of hours away from exciting destinations like Maiton Island and Koh Sirey. 

    Special Offer: 
    Romantic Honeymoon Package in Thailand (Flat 25% Off)

    Besides, islands like Koh Poda and Surin Islands are ideal for an underwater exploration experience since there is a whole new world of vibrant flora and fauna waiting to be discovered. In nutshell, Phuket is surrounded by a wide spectrum of pristine tropical beauties that have in store something for each kind of traveller. 

  • Islands Within 100 Kms from Phuket

  • 01Koh Phi Phi

    Featuring the kind of beauty that is nearly impossible to explain in words, Koh Phi Phi is among the most picturesque islands near Phuket. Dozens of different shades of blue waters around, exquisite limestone rock formations, and extremely scenic white beaches – Koh Phi Phi is a piece of heaven you must visit at least once in your lifetime.

    Apart from admiring its natural splendour, you can dive deep to explore the colourful underwater world, indulge in rock climbing, or cruise around the island to see what is hidden from your eyes.

    Highlights: Pretty beaches and unique rock formations.

    How to reach from Phuket: A 2-hour ferry ride from Phuket to reach here. Speedboat is another option.

    Distance from Phuket: 53.9 km

  • 02James Bond Island

    Originally named Khao Phing Ka, this island acquired its new name after a James Bond movie was shot here in 1974. Claiming a matchless fame for all the right reasons, James Bond Island is among the most visited islands around Phuket.

    The delights here are available in the form of delicious seafood and breathtaking sights of huge limestone formations rising from aquamarine waters of Phang Nga Bay. Due to the ease of access, a tour of this island is often combined with Krabi tour.

    Highlights: Photography opportunities.

    How to reach from Phuket: Either take a ferry of rent a long tail boat to Phang Nga Bay.

    Distance from Phuket: 40.1 km

  • 03Best Offers on Thailand Tour Packages: Enquire Now

  • 04Koh Lanta

    A highly recommended option for those who are looking forward to spend a peaceful vacation in Thailand, Koh Lanta is popular for its pleasant climate, offbeat location and laid back atmosphere. From stretches of lush greenery on pretty hillocks to white sandy beaches featuring coral reefs and a rich aquatic life, there are lots of treats for your eyes here.

    Set out on a cultural trip to Koh Lanta Old Town, explore the biota of Koh Lanta National Park or just visit Trang Islands and take a plunge into a world of water sports like kayaking, snorkelling, island hopping, and whatnot.

    Highlights: A wide range of water sports and Long Beach.

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a ferry to Koh Phi Phi and then another ferry from there to Koh Lanta.

    Distance from Phuket: 89.4

  • 05Koh Racha

    Encompassing pristine beaches in the middle of the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea, Koh Racha blurs the line between imagination and reality with its visual appeal. The island is very conveniently accessible from Phuket, which brings in a number of vacationers from different parts of the world to indulge in a peaceful vacation where they can enjoy swimming, underwater exploration, and a luxury beach stay making it one of ther one of the best islands near Phuket.

    Highlights: Beautiful scenery and luxury beach resorts.

    How to reach from Phuket: 35 minutes speed boat ride from Phuket

    Distance from Phuket: 38.8 km

  • 06Coral Island

    Coral Island: Koh Larn, more popularly known as Coral Island is loved by all visitors irrespective of age and interests owing to its exotic setting encompassing verdant hills and pretty beaches. There is a total of six main beaches on Coral Island along with a few small beaches that are equally captivating.

    The beaches here feature good infrastructure with facilities like showers and bathrooms for visitors. Tawaen and Tien beaches are loved by foodies for the great numbers of restaurants available here.

    Highlights: Six scenic beaches with good infrastructure and restaurants.

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a flight from Phuket to Pattaya and then take a speed boat to Coral Island.

    Distance from Phuket: 10 km

  • 07Phang Nga Bay and Island

    If you are up for some good time in Thailand where you could merge a sense of adventure with relaxation, Phang Nga Bay is the site to be. Phang Nga Bay is house to some exotic islands near Phuket including James Bond Island and Koh Panyee.

    With some of the most beautiful sites in Thailand, Phang Nga Bay and islands therein also offer a wealth of activities including snorkelling, island hopping, and swimming.

    Highlights: James Bond Island and scenic beaches.

    How to reach from Phuket: Taking a speedboat from Phuket is the best option.

    Distance from Phuket: 40.9 km

  • 08Koh Yao Yai and Koh Yao Noi

    Located in the heart of Phang Nga Bay, this pair of large islands makes for a perfect beach vacation destination. Featuring unblemished beauty of nature in the form of sandy shores, mangroves, and crystal clear emerald green waters, these islands will leave you in awe of their scenery.

    Stay at one of the luxury resorts to pamper yourself with some moments of comfort and rent a bike to explore all the nooks and corners of these islands.

    Highlights: Wide range of flora and Koh Yao Yai Village

    How to reach from Phuket: Long tail ferries are available between Phuket and Koh Yao Islands

    Distance from Phuket: 27.4 km

  • 09Koh Poda

    Find your escape into a world full of peace and joy by visiting Koh Poda, a perfect holiday destination in the Krabi Province. This epitome of sea beauty is the most popular island in Krabi archipelago, and boasts a rich marine life. The coral reefs and exotic fish species can be seen in the shallow waters.

    Snorkel into new depths or swim by the white sands and green palms – Koh Poda is an excellent choice for a pleasant getaway. 

    Highlights: Beautiful beaches, coral reefs, and snorkelling.

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a ferry to Ao Nang and then get to Koh Pado by longtail boat.

    Distance from Phuket: 51.9 km

  • 10Koh Khai

    You are 30 minutes away from a world full of beauty and tranquillity when you are in Phuket; Koh Khai is gem of an island in Phang Nga Bay. In addition to white sandy beaches along the blue sea waters, the region teems with vibrant marine life making it a popular spot for snorkelling and scuba diving as well.

    Or, if you are feeling lazy, just munch on some delectable seafood and bask under the sun on the soft sand.

    Highlights: Swimming, Snorkelling, and Speed Boating.

    How to reach from Phuket: Hire a speedboat from Phuket.

    Distance from Phuket:  20 km

  • 11Koh Panyi

    Soak in the most authentic beach vibes of Phuket along with a cultural exploration at Koh Panyi, a floating Muslim village. Located in Phang Nga Bay, Koh Panyi is one of those islands near Phuket that let tourists enjoy the best of two worlds.

    Capture the exceptionally beautiful landscapes on your camera, gorge in authentic seafood, and get to know the local culture by opting for a homestay experience at one of the homes here. 

    Highlights: A unique blend of culture and scenery.

    How to reach from Phuket: Rent a long tail boat to get here from Phuket.

    Distance from Phuket: 89.7 km

  • 12Naka Island

    It does not matter if you are planning a beach holiday to Phuket with your friends or your loved one, Naka Island deserves to be in your itinerary. Since the island is not much commercialized, it is mostly preferred by those who are seeking some days of unwinding in a peaceful environment.

    When you are here, apart from sunbathing, swimming, and beach strolls, a tour of the farm where South Sea Pearl cultivation is done will be quite an experience.

    Highlights: South Sea Pearl cultivation

    How to reach from Phuket: Hire a long-tail boat at the rickety Ao Po Pier on the east coast of Phuket.

    Distance from Phuket: 17.7 km

  • 13Koh Hong

    Featuring the kind of scenery that will take your breath away, Koh Hong is an archipelago located just off the coast of Krabi. Rent a longtail boat and explore the group of islands, get your adrenaline rushing by indulging in kayaking, or simply let the cool sea water immerse your body and soul in a new bloom.

    Besides, there is also a fairly large range of accommodations available around the island, so you can definitely consider to savour the beauty rather than rushing it.

    Highlights: Islands with pristine beaches

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a bus to Krabi and reach Koh Hong by speedboat.

    Distance from Phuket: 40 km

  • 14Koh Hae

    A treasure trove of varied experiences, Koh Hae is one of the most spectacular sites anywhere near Phuket, and is more popular as Coral Island. The island enjoys unprecedented fame for being home to exceptional coral reefs and exotic species of marine creatures.

    Covered in refreshing tropical foliage, this 2.5 km long Island has 3 major beaches which are greatly admired by vacationers as well as landscape photographers. Besides, in terms of water sports, accommodation, and food, Koh Hae has some fairly great options.

    Highlights: Shallow Coral Reefs and Snorkeling Opportunities

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a flight from Phuket to Pattaya and then take a speed boat to Coral Island.

    Distance from Phuket: 23.7 km

  • 15Maiton Island

    One of the most ideal getaway options for honeymooners, Maiton Island is a private island located close to the east coast of Phuket. Away from the touristy hustle and bustle, the island offers a lot in terms of moments of exclusivity and solitude.

    The sight of blue waters softly crashing against golden sands and swaying palms will create an everlasting impact on your heart, making the trip all the more special for you and your companion.

    Highlights: Quiet beaches ideal for couples

    How to reach from Phuket: Best way is to take catamaran from Phuket Deep Sea Port

    Distance from Phuket: 25.8 km

  • 16Koh Rang Yai

    If you wish to enhance your overall vacation experience in Thailand by exploring the major islands around Phuket, Koh is too fun to be missed out on. Come with family or friends, you will not regret your decision at all. Various shades of blue engulf this tiny island teeming with finesse of God's artistry in the form of long stretches of golden sands and thick forests.

    The island is, however, best known for its pearl farm, a tour of which will be a unique addition to your time here.

    Highlights: Pearl cultivation and scenery

    How to reach from Phuket: Kayaking and speed boating are the best options to reach here.

    Distance from Phuket: 11.9 km

  • 17Koh Sirey

    Housing a fair number of hotels and resorts ideal for a comfortable beach holiday with family, Koh Sirey is one of the most recommended islands near Phuket. Since it is not a known destination to many tourists, the atmosphere of this island is mostly quiet. Good weather conditions make the feeling of being here all the more rejuvenating.

    While you are spending time relaxing on the exquisite beaches here, do not forget to pay a visit to Koh Sirey Temple, a famous tourist spot here.

    Highlights: Perfect place for a beach staycation.

    How to reach from Phuket: Hire a private taxi as it is located close to Phuket.

    Distance from Phuket: 28.4 km

  • Islands Beyond 100 Kms from Phuket

  • 18Koh Bon

    Exhibiting nature in its purest form, Koh Bon is counted among the best islands near Phuket, especially when you are looking forward to enjoy both nature and activity. Silvery beaches fringed with coconut groves characterize the scenery of the island which is rapidly gaining popularity among tourists heading to Phuket.

    Plunge into the sea, gulp in chilled bear on the beach, and indulge in a memorable culinary delight – Koh Bon is a fun place to be.

    Highlights: Less crowded and good opportunities for sea exploration

    How to reach from Phuket: Rent a longtail boat which takes approximately 1.5 hours to reach.

    Distance from Phuket: 114 km

  • 19Similan Island

    A major part of Phang Nga Province, Similan Island is a group of islands enjoying a matchless fame among international tourists. A total of nine islands form this archipelago, and these islands are believed to be the best spot for diving in and around Phuket. If you like lively ambience and enjoy having people around, you will love being here on your break from boring routine.

    Long white coral beaches here that appear surreal under the shades of the setting sun will sweep you off your feet, so don't leave before the dusk.

    Highlights: Best diving spot near Phuket

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a bus to Khao Lak and then take a speedboat to similan Islands

    Distance from Phuket: 109 km

  • 20Surin Island

    A group of five islands creating heavenly sights for you to relish during your vacation in Thailand, Surin Island is a part of Mu Ko Surin National Park. Except for a small village, these islands are uninhabited, hence full of peace and pristineness.

    The aquatic species that are found in the waters around the islands make snorkeling and diving here an experience to undertake. And if that doesn't satisfy your hunger for action, you can also hike and enjoy better perspectives of the natural charms around.

    Highlights: Unique marine flora and fauna

    How to reach from Phuket: Reach Kuraburi Port and take a speedboat to Surin Island

    Distance from Phuket: 174 km

  • 21Koh Tachai

    An island lying on the northern tip of Similan National Park, Koh Tachai is rapidly garnering name and fame due to its untouched beauty. The island was kept from human intervention for a long time until it was discovered to be one of the finest diving sites in the region.

    The crystal clear waters around the island are home to a wide range of marine flora and fauna which adds charm to its aura. A speedboat tour of Koh Tachai on your Phuket trip will set everything in motion.

    Highlights: Pristine nature and amazing spot for diving

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a bus to Khao Lak and then take a speedboat to Koh Tachai

    Distance from Phuket: 137 km

  • 22Koh Tup and Koh Mor

    These two small islands belonging to Mu Koh Poda group of islands are worth exploring for a refreshing beach vacation experience in Thailand. Just stroll on a sandbar and you can access one island from the other. The contrast created by white sands running along sea green waters offer ample opportunities to capture instagrammable moments.

    One can easily catch glimpse of vibrant fish species dwelling under the shallow transparent waters around the islands.

    Highlights: Breathtaking scenery and crystal clear waters

    How to reach from Phuket: Take a bus to Krabi and then take a long tail boat to the islands

    Distance from Phuket: 174.8 km

  • 23Koh Maphrao

    Also popular as Coconut Island, Koh Maphrao is your island fantasy come true. This picturesque island located in close proximity to Phuket is a great escape from the touristy atmosphere of the latter. From hospitable locals to abundant marine life, everything about this island is lovely.

    Furthermore, the exceptional views of the Phang Nga Bay from here are incredibly fascinating. If you are travelling to this paradise from Phuket, take a halt to try amazing seafood at one the floating restaurants.

    Highlights: Seafood options and scenic beauty

    How to reach from Phuket: Catch a speedboat from Royal Phuket Marina to reach here.

    Distance from Phuket: 394 km 

Sightseeing in Phuket

Attractions in Phuket

Water sports in Phuket



The Coral Island

Coral Island, known locally as Koh Hae, is a beautiful getaway destination located three kilometres southeast of Phuket. The island features two main beaches, Long Beach and Banana Beach.  The name of the island says it all; the snorkeling off Banana Beach is thrilling and if you go out far enough from Long Beach you will also have a lot to discover, at its impressive coral reef. At night this location is beautifully calm; by day it is quite busy with day tourists but peace and quiet can be found at the extremities of both beaches. Deck chairs and sun loungers can be rented and come free.

  One can partake in a wide range of water sports activities - banana boats, canoes, and snorkeling

Getting there: Few miles off the coast of Phuket


Splash Jungle Waterpark

When the idea is to search for a full family entertainment then nothing matches the Splash Jungle Waterpark. Overlooking the fascinating beauty of Mai Khao Beach, the water park hosts a series of rides in different difficulty levels suitable for kids and adults both. Over six million litres of water remains distributed in the waterslides for a complete fun and enjoyment time here. Added attractions are the Splash Bar and the Spa Village with sauna. There are two in-house restaurants where one can have small filling eateries and loads of snacks options. Though not very large it is one place to enjoy good fun and entertaining time with near and dear ones.

Location: Soi Mai Khao 4, Mai Khao,Phuket
Timings: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

The approximate price starts from 1250 THB adults and 650 THB for kids

Patong Beach

Patong is a beach resort town on the west coast of Phuket Island, in the southwest of Thailand. Its sandy, crescent beach is lined with cafes, restaurants and bars. The famously raucous nightlife scene features beer bars, go-go bars, nightclubs, massage parlors and transgender cabarets that overflow into the street along neon-lit Bangla Road and in the Paradise Complex. This destination is an astonishing combination of breathtakingly beautiful white sand beach edged by the glittering Andaman Sea.

Activities: During the day enjoy all the beach-type activities from sunbathing to beach volleyball. Restaurants abound featuring every type of cuisine from seafood, noodle and rice vendors along the beach promenade.

Location: Phuket

Ao Yon Beach

Ao Yon is a hushed and isolated beach located between Panwa beach and Cape Panwa. This quiet beach has a long stretch of warm sand and clear blue water with tropical setting. Set between tall palm trees, this place is a great place to relax under the sun alone or with your family. There are a few restaurants in the beach that serve you delicious meals. On several occasions the locals practice the Dragon Boat race which is quite a sight to behold. Just take a barefoot stroll on the warm sand or relax under the shades with refreshing drinks.

: Enjoy the lively Dragon Boat race by the locals on occasional weekends. Rent a longboat to explore the islands. You can also drive a little further to see the small cascading waterfall or have a panoramic view of the area at Panwa View Point or go to Panwa Aquarium.


Go Go Bars

A visit to the Go Go Bars is one of the prime attractions of Phuket’s nightlife. When it comes to enjoyment for the adults these bars are absolutely worth a visit. Though the bars are majorly directed for the men but couples also visit more to experience the show and to have something to talk about back home. Most of the Go Go Bars are present on both sides of Soi Seadragon almost in the central part of Bangla Road.

Some of the popular Go Go Bars here are Suzy Wong’s A Go Go which is famous for its punch marvelous ambience and complete entertainment, Harem, a relatively new addition with excellent interior décor and lovely drinks and Devi’s Playground, a place to enjoy sizzling dance performances. All three of these Go Go bars along with others usually remain open for 4 hours from 10pm till 2 am in the morning.


Phuket Aquarium

One of the best tourist attractions in Phuket, Phuket Aquarium is the place where you can see the diverse marine life at its best. There are more than a thousand varieties of colourful, tropical fish and other exotic marine life. The aquarium has various sections such as streams, mangroves, coral reefs and even deep sea! 

Each of these has been adorned with the particular variety of wildlife that you will find in that area.The exhibits are vibrant, lively and interactive and indeed a pleasure to watch for young and old alike, no wonder then that it attracts more than 300,000 visitors per year. It is located at southernmost tip of the Cape Panwa and is surrounded byy breathtaking scenic beauty.

Location: Mueang Phuket District

Timings: Open daily, 08:30 AM  – 6:00 PM

Price: The approximate price for an adult is 100 THB and for a child  50 THB


Bangkok River Cruise

A river cruise along the incredible Chao Phraya River, Bangkok, Thailand, and a few trenches on the Thon Buri side is the loveliest approach to explore the city that was once named "Venice of the East". The glorious appeal of the Chao Phraya adds viewpoint to your exploration of the city's head attractions.Visitors can book slots through various travel specialists or ca even rent a vessel at Tha Chang, a pier close to the Grand Palace. At the point when the capital of Thailand was moved to Bangkok in 1782, trenches were the prime medium that connected the capital with the rest for the places, thus, earning the title ‘Venice of the East’ by European visitors.Nowadays, despite the fact that Bangkok has turned into an advanced city, the Chao Phraya River and the channels are yet beguiling option for tourists in search of exploring the true Bangkok.


Best Time: Throughout the year, however, afternoon is the best time of the day for a river cruise. If you wish to go for night river cruise, you can opt for a dinner river cruise that provides you with good food and good time.

Location: 2.5 hour long cruise along the Chao Phraya River.

Things to keep in mind: Visitors are provided with the option of choosing from river cruise and dinner cruise, the timings for both are different. Thus, if you wish to avail just the river cruise make sure you know about the timings as the latter is usually conducted at nights. Also, owing to its popular demand the cruises are populated with overwhelming crowds – ensure that you 
reach earlier than the time slot so as to enjoy a hurdle free cruising experience.

Sea View Elephant Camp - Nai Harn

A very recent addition to the elephant trekking companies based in Phuket, Sea View Elephant Camp is known for its excellent service and good deals. Opened in 2010, this camp is based close to Kata view point and includes entertaining activities like paintball and ATV. The scenic beauty of the location of the camp is quite an eye-arresting. There are about 12 elephants in the camp all having excellent arrangements for their good being. The tour programmes organised by the camp mainly includes mountain treks overlooking the fascinating view of Chalong Bay.

: 1 km from Kata Viewpoint on the way to Nai Harn beach

: 8:30 AM to 17:30 PM

The approximate price for 30 minutes is 900 THB for adult and 600 THB for children, 45 minutes is 1,100 THB for adults and 700 THB for children, and 60 minutes 1,380 THB for adults and 800 THB for children.

Khao Rang Hill View Point

When it comes to enjoying tranquillity and harmonious natural environment then one of the best locations in Phuket is to visit Khao Rang Hill View Point. Based in the north western side of the city this summit is the second highest in Phuket. Covered with verdant greenery, the location promises unparallel fascinating views of the city, the south eastern coast and also the gigantic Phuket Big Buddha.

 Apart from scenic brilliance one can visit Wat Khao Rang, a Buddhist temple with a big golden Buddha statue in it. For having excellent eatery in this lovely ambience one can refer to the three food joints available here. Tung Ka Cafe and Khao Rang Breeze are positioned at the top of the hill with magnificent panoramic views of the area. Apart from this one can also try Phuket View which is based on the way to the top, known for its delicious cuisine. 

Rustling Palms On Ko Raya

A perfect place to unwind yourself and soak in the sun, Ko Raya Island, a stunning coral island is located towards the south of Phuket. A considerably remote island with white-shiny beaches that is still untouched by the overwhelming tourists.The postcard perfect bays, shimmering beaches and the crystal clear blue waters further adorned with coconut palms are some added features that make this island a ‘Must-visit-place’ in Thailand.

Things to Do: Once you reach Ko Raya, get ready to unwind yourself as this treasure box offers an array of water adventures. Explore the beautiful aquatic life by participating in snorkeling adventure. You can also enthrall in Scuba diving as the rocky reefs make this place an idyllic destination for diving. Apart from these activities, well, you can easily relax and calm your strained muscles on the sandy beach.

Getting There:This hidden slice of paradise can be easily accessed via chartered boat from AoChalong and Rawai. If you wish to spend maximum time on the beach then prefer travelling via speedboat which will take you to this bounty of joy within 20-25 minutes.



The party capital of Asia, Patong is best known for its nightlife and an array of activities that it holds for the regular as well as first-time travelers to this place. Comprising of primary restaurants, nightclubs and various other tourists hot spot, Patong, has both good as well as notorious reasons that make this place a hit among tourists from all over the world. This mysterious place lights up as the night approaches, while Bangla Road is the hub of the night parties, the eastern part of the beach, on the other hand, is well known for its neon lights, hot streets, and erotic massage parlors.

Things to Do: There is no second opinion that majority of the crowd come to Phuket just for partying. However, if you are looking for some other entertainment sources apart from partying you ca head to the ever-so-famous massage parlors in the region. Adventure seekers can indulge in an array of water adventures available at the Paradise Beach and Kalim Beach.

Getting There: Patong is easily reachable via a bus that connects to Phuket town every 30 minutes. However, if you are coming by flight, you can opt for a taxi from Phuket International Airport which is just 35 km to the north of Patong


Laem Singh Beach

Laem Singh Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phuket, for those who love to spend time with azure water, golden sand, and backdrop of thick palm trees on a sunny day. Located between Kamala and Surin beaches on the west coast, this stunning beach seems hidden beneath the thicket of palm trees with large boulders scattered around.

There are several restaurants serving Italian and Thai delicacies to indulge your taste buds. Those who are looking for water sports can enjoy snorkeling, boarding, jet skiing, water skiing and even banana boat ride. Don’t forget to relax your body after a full day of adventure with Thai massage beneath the canopy of lovely palm trees.

Highlight: Enjoy the delicious Italian and Thai food and exotic seafood, satisfy your adventurous soul with multitude of water sports like water ski, Jet Ski and sooth your body with Thai massage.

Pansea Beach

Set between the beautiful tropical backdrop with long stretch of white and soft sand and turquoise water, Pansea Beach is an isolated beach on the west coast of Phuket. A small cape isolates the beach from the livelier Surin Beach. The beautiful coconut and other exotic trees this beach is a perfect example of tropical beaches. There are water sports centre, restaurants which serve delicious meals and drinks, massage huts and sun loungers in the beach for you to spend enjoyable moments with friends and family. The lapping ocean offers great snorkelling opportunities for those who love water sports. Inflatable airbeds are also available on rent to soak yourself in sun while floating on azure water.

: An ideal place for enjoying the beauty and serenity of nature. The beach also offers snorkelling and jet skiing opportunity. Do not forget to experience the special oil massage to rejuvenate your senses.


Freedom Beach

Freedom beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phuket and the least accessible too. If you are in a mood for beach trek through the thick jungles near the beach, you can only reach via boat. The whole beach is elongated on a private bay and consists of beautiful powdery white sand, a perfect place for long beach walks.  The beach is surrounded by the hills and thick jungle, giving you a feeling of a hideaway on the beach.

Highlights: No sports activities are done here to spoil the peaceful atmosphere on the beach. On the south end of the beach, there are various authentic restaurants to carve your hunger. You can even rent a lounger and relax on the top of the beach under the coconut palms.

Getting There:
The only option to reach Freedom beach is via boat. You can catch a long-tail boat from the south end of Patong Beach.


Surin beach

Lovely and naturally beautiful Surin Beach-based in the west coast of Phuket is a highly entertaining place for the visitors as well as the locals. With panoramic beauty comprising of fine white sands and aqua blue water it is a place to enjoy natural extravaganza. There are high-end hotels, restaurants and entertainment areas to enhance the beauty of the location.

Highlights: There are a number of activities which can be enjoyed in the most sought after Surin beach. This includes enjoying a spa treatment, surfing and even trying out the enjoyable Thai classes to learn some delicious and mouth melting Thai food. For spa resorts, one needs to visit the 5-star hotels Twin Palms Phuket Hotel and Ayara Hilltops.

Best time: For surfing the ideal time is from May to October though in other times also one can do the same. Twin Palms organise the cooking classes.


This is one destination that is still unspoiled and remains virgin for a majority of visitors. The calm stretch of the white sands with no sign of overwhelming crowds are some factors that make this place all the more interesting. A favorite destination among the retiree, Kamala has its fixed bunch of visitors who are regulars to this place.

Things to Do: Kamata is known for providing calm environs. The sprawling stretches of white snow and azure water are best for evening strolls and leisure moments. Elephant trekking is another thrilling activity that enables you to enjoy the mesmerizing landscapes.

Getting There: The sole mode of transportation to this quieter location is public transport via blue songthaews that commute between Kamala to Surin and then Phuket town. However, you can even opt for a taxi if travelling from the airport

Ask a Question

Ask Question