Sunny beaches, lively parties, and affordable prices: why Phuket continues to attract tourists

By TravelWiseDec 1, 2023 17:56 PMNews
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Sunny beaches, lively parties, and affordable prices: why Phuket continues to attract tourists
Boats in the sea on Koh Tao Island, Thailand. Source: Photo: Freepik

Phuket is the largest island in the south of Thailand and is famous for its incredible beaches, affordable prices, and scenic landscapes. The administrative center of the province of the same name is located in the southeast of the island, attracting millions of tourists from all over the world every year.

According to the Post Office Travel Money Holiday Money Report, Phuket has become one of the best places for a budget vacation in 2023 among British tourists. On this island, tourists will find beaches with incredible views, iconic historical monuments, exotic cuisine, and active nightlife, The Mirror reports.

First of all, when it comes to vacationing on the shore of the Andaman Sea, it is worth mentioning Patong Beach, which is located near the city center and is known for its vibrant nightlife. Kata Beach will appeal to surfers who can tame a wave. Karon Beach, which has a long strip of white sand, is perfect for celebrations.

In addition, tourists in Phuket like to visit the secluded green beach of Freedom. It can be reached only by boat and at the same time visit the island of Phi Phi to see the crystal clear water and bright coral reefs.

Sunny beaches, lively parties, and affordable prices: why Phuket continues to attract tourists
Phi Phi Island, which can only be reached by boat from Phuket. Source: Photo: Freepik

For fans of historical sites and architectural objects, tourists are recommended to visit the most important of Phuket's 29 Buddhist temples, Wat Chalong, and the island's iconic landmark, the Big Buddha. This is a 45-meter-high statue with an incredible panoramic view of the entire island.

Sunny beaches, lively parties, and affordable prices: why Phuket continues to attract tourists
The Big Buddha or Phuket Big Buddha is the most popular landmark on the island. Source: Photo: Pexels

And finally, Skye Beach Club and Baba Nest in Sri Panwa. These extremely popular establishments will give you not only a delicious and unforgettable evening but also a panoramic view of the sunset on the beach.

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