Both have long, white sand beaches. Both are tropical islands with gorgeous weather. Both have great food and wonderful restaurants and hotels. So which one do you choose – Phuket or Koh Samui?
When you only have vacation time in the summer months like July and August, and you want to come to Phuket, should you do it? July is in the rainy season, so is it good to come to Phuket in July? Phuket is an all-year vacation destination and it is true that there is a dry season which tends to be more popular. But you can get good weather at any time, and score excellent value accommodation outside of peak season. Here is our guide to what’s good about Phuket in every month of the year.
It’s a killer question that is very difficult to answer: what is the best beach in Phuket? But it’s important to find out the answer – which beach is best for you? Where in Phuket should you book your next vacation? Phuket has so many wonderful beaches, it is hard to crown a winner. Different beaches are best for different reasons. Take a look at this list and see what you think – what is your favorite beach in Phuket? Let us know!
Everyone’s different, and we won’t tell you how to spend your hard-earned vacation time, but there are some things in Phuket you just can’t miss. If you try out a couple of these Phuket experiences you’re sure to enjoy a fun-filled time – put them on your to-do list, and then do some exploring of your own to find your individual Phuket gems.
There are some Phuket activities and attractions that you just have to experience – classic moments that are truly Phuket. Don’t leave the island without experiencing these!
Do you want to see a bit more of Phuket than the pool and the beach? Here are our suggestions for an interesting seven-day stay in Phuket that covers all the bases.
Visiting a Phuket market is an unforgettable experience that gives you an insight into Thai daily life. It’s a great chance to buy some souvenirs and clothes, or enjoy some tasty food.
Wondering what to do on a rainy day in Phuket? Here are some suggestions for fun rainy day activities in Phuket – shopping, exploring, sightseeing, sports, and more.
Phuket is the largest Thai island and is home to a wide range of beauties – beaches, towns, and resorts. Take a trip round Phuket with our guide to the regional highlights.
Discover a lesser-known side of Phuket with our ideas for off-the-beaten-track sightseeing and attractions. Find out more about Phuket from a different angle.
Are you planning a gap year or a round-the-world travel adventure? Here are 10 reasons to visit Phuket with its bright white beaches and fantastic nightlife.
Phuket’s scenic viewpoints are worth visiting for the chance to experience Phuket from up high. Here are some of the best places in Phuket for a birds-eye view.
The island of Phuket can be the perfect place for families – you just need to be prepared for the journey and make some simple plans to keep everyone healthy and happy.
Where to stay, what to do, and what to eat when you’re traveling on a budget in Phuket. Budget travel in Phuket is easy when you know how – here are handy tips.
Phuket is more than Patong beach and there’s plenty more to see besides Kata and Nai Harm. Discover the secret beaches of Phuket – hidden beaches where you can escape the crowds.