Encrusted with hidden gems - from breathtaking waterfalls to ancient cave paintings and charming cobbled streets. Thailand's largest island is situated just one hour from Bangkok and offers a range of remarkable things to see and do.
Atmospheric and culturally diverse, explore the beautiful temples - which are important symbols of Thailand, as you're captivated by the warm welcome of the 'land of smiles'. Renowned for its flawless beaches, lush landscapes and flamboyant nightlife - Phuket is an island paradise that won't disappoint. Experience the unknown - taste deep fried insects, feel enlightened by Buddhism and transported into the movies as you island-hop around the Phi Phi Islands. Beyond the bustling bars, shops and restaurants - you'll uncover a remarkable way of life. Where the colourful culture runs throughout everything, from the mouth-watering street food to the spirited Thai boxing.
Situated along the southern end of Thailand's coast in the Andaman Sea, you will find the idyllic islands of Ko Phi Phi - made famous by the Hollywood movie, The Beach. On this sightseeing tour you will cruise by express ferry from Phuket to Phi Phi Don, the largest of the two islands found at Ko Phi Phi, where you'll have ample free time for swimming, snorkelling or relaxing.
Travel by speedboat to Phang Nga Bay through the emerald waters, which are filled with more than 100 islands and rocky, limestone outcrops. Visit James Bond Island, the most famous landmark in Phang Nga Bay. Cruise through the sea caves, amongst the mangrove forests and enjoy lunch at the Water Village. Here you'll get an insight into the daily life of the Sea Gypsies - a community that's unchanged over time. Finish your day on a secluded island, where you will have time to do as you please.
Spend an evening at Phuket Fantasea, a theme park and entertainment complex that the whole family can enjoy. Sit back and appreciate a charming traditional show, depicting Thailand's rich and exotic heritage. You'll be spellbound by this 'Las Vegas style' theatrical show, where state-of-the-art technology and special effects enhance the grace and beauty of local myths, mysteries and magic in a wondrous extravaganza. FantaSea is the ultimate theme park - with carnival games, a shopping village and the award-winning spectacular show.
Familiarise yourself with the island of Phuket on a half day guided coach tour. Take in the islands natural beauty as you drive along the beach roads through Patong, Karon, Kata and Rawai beaches - each beach offers a different type of holiday experience. Photo opportunities are included at the Karon viewpoint, as well as cultural sights like the sacred Buddhist temple of Phuket 'Wat Chalong'. While Phuket town offers an interesting mix of architecture including Sino-Portuguese.
Experience the ultimate transvestite extravaganza at the Phuket Simon Cabaret Show. An entertaining night not to be missed. You will be amazed by the fantastic sets and costumes in this one-of-a-kind show - nothing beats this famous cabaret show. Set in an exclusive, luxurious and intimate theatre, with state-of-the-art sound and light equipment, dazzling costumes and of course glamorous performers - this is a must see during your stay in Phuket.