Phuket is an island in the Gulf of Thailand. It’s known for its beaches and tourism opportunities. If you are planning a trip to Phuket, here are 10 reasons to visit Phuket beaches!
Phuket is the perfect destination for your next vacation. With its stunning beaches and rich culture, it’s no wonder why people from all over the world come here every year. It’s also one of the most popular destinations in Thailand, so there are plenty of things to do should you get bored with sunbathing on the beach.
Along with wonderful tropical beaches, you can explore ancient temples or take a day trip out to see some of Thailand’s other beautiful islands like Koh Phi Phi Le and Krabi Town. There are also lots of delicious restaurants that will keep you satisfied while exploring this tropical paradise. And if you want something more relaxing, we have spas where they offer traditional Thai massages that will make your body feel better than ever before!
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10 reasons to visit Phuket beaches
1. The beaches are beautiful and clean
Phuket Beaches are clean and beautiful. We’re waiting for you!. You can explore ancient temples or take a day trip out to see some of Thailand’s other beautiful islands.
Islands such Koh PhiPhi, Koh Bon and Racha are definitely worth the time. There are also lots with delicious restaurants that will keep while exploring this tropical paradise..
2. Restaurants, and bars everywhere.
Thai cuisine and western dishes at reasonable prices with typical great service are in abundance.
3. There’s a variety of activities to do on the beach
Fishing or swimming in the ocean Lifeguards will be on duty so do check the water conditions and listen to their advice.
4. It’s easy to get around with taxis or tuk-tuks available for hire and car hire is available for those who want to explore the island.
There’s also a bus service that will take you around Phuket Town and some of its attractions like Patong Beach, Karon Temple or Rawai Market – but it doesn’t go out into other parts so if there are places in particular your interested please check first.
5. The water is warm enough to swim in year round! Remember this is a tropical climate so it will be humid and hot during the day but evenings are usually cooler.
The water is warm enough to swim in year round! Dependant on when you visit the heat & sometimes rain showers can be heavy – even at night when temperatures rarely drop below 26 degrees Celsius. You can check out the daily and weekly weather forecast HERE
6. Prices are very affordable compared to other popular tourist destinations
There are so many bargains to be had, do not be afraid to bargain, but be polite and friendly, you’ll usually get the right deal that way.
7. There’s plenty of accommodation
Many options from budget hotels up to luxury resorts if you’re looking for something more luxurious. See some of our recommendations on the Phuket Hotels Page
8.Why not try one pf Phuket’s many Spas and welness centres.
If you’re looking for something more relaxing, head over to one of Phuket’s many spas where you can get a massage or pedicure!
A Phuket Massage is a popular choice.
A Thai Massage is the most common type and it usually lasts around an hour. The masseuse will use their hands along with pressure from palms & fingers
9. Learn more about Thailand’s culture.
Visit the Patong night market which has all sorts of interesting things on sale from clothes to souvenirs and even traditional Thai food! Phuket Beaches have many small shops and restaurants where you can get a bite to eat.
If your budget is tight, there are plenty of cheap places for food and drinks too! Some good ones include the night market (see above), or one street in Patong called Bangla Road which has lots more shops selling clothes as well – it’s also got some great bars.
10.Explore other parts of Thailand
Phuket is full of beautiful beaches! There is a list HERE.
You can also head up north to visit Chiang Mai or Chang Rai and experience another part of Thai culture that may be different from what you have experienced so far.