Things to do in Phuket Thailand

Things to do At Phuket’s Best Beach

Thavorn Hotels and Resorts Phuket are the owner and operator of Thavorn Beach Village and Spa, located in Kamala Beach, nearby to the famous Patong Beach. Phuket is the largest of the islands in Thailand and is located in the Andaman Sea to the south of Thailand. Read this Phuket Travel Guide and Experience for yourself things to do in Phuket, the premier island destination in South East Asia.

Conveniently located just over one hour’s flight from Bangkok, Phuket has an International Airport and is Thailand’s largest and most easily accessible island with hundreds of domestic and international flights operating daily. Surrounded by 32 smaller islands and the nearby provinces of Krabi and Phang Nga, Phuket is the perfect base from which to explore the spectacular and world renowned natural landscapes of this region.

The word "Phuket" came from the Malayan word "Bukit", meaning ‘mountain’. Once known was for its rich resources of tin, silk and rubber, it is now a name recognized across the world as a tropical paradise.

In Phuket, there are over 30 fine white sandy beaches surrounded by crystal clear waters, and our hotels and villas in Kamala Beach give you a truly escape with endless days of sunbathing, snorkeling and swimming. Indulge in some of Thailand’s finest international restaurants, shopping and entertainment at the most famous and popular beach resorts located on the west and south west coasts.

An abundance of land and sea based leisure tours and activities create truly memorable holiday memories and offshore, Phuket has many world renowned dive sites as well as being a famous destination for sailing, yachting and deep sea fishing.

Highlights

Phuket Tips: Six of the Best

Thavorn Beach Village & Spa had the pleasure of welcoming Stephan Audiger from Phuket.com to the resort this week, so we took the opportunity to ask Stephan for his “Six of the Best Tips” about Phuket. What is the Best Tour or Excursion you have…

Land Based Tours and Activities

Historic Phuket Old Town To explore Phuket Culture, there is no better starting point than Phuket Old Town the cultural and historical heart of the island, built during the tin boom of the last century. Handed a conservation award in the 1990s, many…

Phromthep Cape

Most people would agree that the Best Place for sunsets in Phuket is the iconic Phromthep Cape at the southwestern tip of Phuket. Experience unparalleled views over the Andaman Sea and no trip to Phuket is complete without having your photo taken against…

Phuket Tips: Six of the Best

Thavorn Beach Village & Spa had the pleasure of welcoming Stephan Audiger from Phuket.com…

Land Based Tours and Activities

Historic Phuket Old Town

Historic Phuket Old Town To explore Phuket Culture, there is no better starting point than…

Big Buddha Phuket

As Phuket's most famous landmark, be truly amazed at the 45-metre tall Big Buddha and breathtaking…

Wat Chalong

No visit to Thailand is complete without experiencing the beautiful Buddhist Temples, or “Wats”…

Elephant Trekking in Phuket

For Phuket Tours & Activities, there are none more typical of the Thai Travel Experience…

Phromthep Cape

Most people would agree that the Best Place for sunsets in Phuket is the iconic Phromthep…

Ocean and Island Tours

Phi Phi Islands

Phi Phi Islands Koh Phi Phi National Park has long been a pilgrimage for travelers in search…

James Bond Island

Imagine yourself as James Bond about to discover the secret hideaway of your arch nemesis.…

Phang Nga Bay

Phang Nga Bay is an area of outstanding natural beauty and a popular excursion from Phuket,…

Beautiful Islands near Phuket

Experience many tropical paradise islands near Phuket with many less than 30 minutes away…

National Parks

Khao Phra Thaeo National Park

For a glimpse of some of the world’s best preserved rainforests, Khao Prataew National Park…

Sirinat National Park

Experience the Phuket of yesteryear at the Sirinat National Park, located to the north of…

Similan Islands National Park

For Diving and Snorkelling Tours in Phuket, experience another world at The Similan Islands…

Khao Sok National Park

For adventure, discover the Khao Sok National Park located in Surathani province on the mainland…

Shopping in Phuket

Jungceylon Shopping Complex

Jungceylon Shopping Complex If you feel like treating yourself, visit the Jungceylon Shopping…

Central Festival

If you want to escape the sun for a while, visit Central Festival Shopping Mall in Phuket…

Jatujak Weekend Market

Discover the bargains and delicious local food on offer at the Jatujak Weekend Market in Phuket…

Entertainment & nightlife

Patong Beach

Patong Beach Experience a night out like no other at Patong Beach, just a short drive from…

Phuket Fantasea

For the Best Family Activities in Phuket, experience a spectacular night out for the whole…

Simon Cabaret

If you have heard about Cabaret Shows in Phuket, it is likely you will know the name Simon…

Muay Thai Boxing

Experience the dedication and skill of Muay Thai Boxing in Phuket at the Bangla Boxing Stadium…

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