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What to do

Big Buddha

This huge statue, one of the region’s most sacred landmarks, stands 45 metres tall atop the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata.

Visible from miles around the statue’s body is covered with luxurious, white Burmese marble which makes it shine in the sun like a beacon of hope for all to see.

Up close there is a feeling of peace and tranquillity with spectacular 360 degree views over the incredible countryside below. Open from 08:00 – 19:30

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Thai Boxing

This national martial art is part of Thailand’s cultural fabric and is a hugely popular form of entertainment for locals and visitors alike.

As well as being a practical fighting technique, Muay Thai has developed into a mainstream spectator sport with enthusiasts heralding from all corners of the globe.

The Phuket Airport Boxing Stadium runs regular training courses for people of all nationalities and experience as well as hosting weekly competitions.

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Phang Nga Baay

​​You’ll recognise some of this exotic scenery from the Bond film Man with the Golden Gun. The spectacular rocks rise majestically from the emerald waters of this breathtakingly beautiful corner of the region.

The best way to see as many of the bay’s attractions as you can in one day is by boat. There are many launching points on the mainland including Ka Sohm Pier in Takua Thung.

Most visitors opt for a long-tail or speedboat daytrip or for the more active canoes can be hired with official local guides.

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Old Phuket Town

Built on the wealth created by Phuket in the early 20th century, this historic quarter showcases the grandiose Sino-colonial mansions of the bygone tin barons.

Small enough to wander around with plenty of cafes for refreshment, Phuket Old Town is packet with places of interest including shrines, temples, museums and a diverting Amulet Market for those hunting for a unique and interesting souvenir.
To discover the most about this fascinating quarter consider taking a guided tour with Phuket Heritage Trails.

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Rafting Cheow Lan Lake

Discover the enchanted world of the Cheow Lan Lake from the gentle serenity of a bamboo raft slowly poled by an experienced guide who will reveal the secrets of this most beautiful region.

Formed by Thailand’s largest civil engineering project, the Rachaphrapa Dam, this lake within the Khao Sok National Park is brimming with exotic birds and wildlife.

Raft trips can also be arranged in conjunction with overnight stays in floating raft houses giving you a great opportunity to fully explore this picturesque landscape.

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Jungle Safari Khao Sok

This unforgettable experience gives you the opportunity to discover one of Thailand’s largest rainforests from a canoe and the back of an elephant.

The day starts with an expert local guide paddling you down the Sik River and pointing out the local birds and wildlife which includes hornbill, kingfisher, heron, egret, various reptiles and even wild monkeys.

After a delicious buffet lunch you are transferred to the Siam Safari elephant camp where you begin an exciting trek along the rainforest paths with incredible views of the surrounding mountains of the national park.

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Coral Island Sailing

Explore the amazing islands of south Phuket and immerse yourself in the rich underwater world surrounding the incredible Coral Island.

This sailing tour sets off from Phuket making its way to Coral Island with stops at several islands on the way. Deserted white sand beaches and lush tropical jungle frame the vivid blue waters of the area. Lunch is served at anchor in Koh Lone.

Once at Coral Island you can swim and snorkel from the boat or relax on the beach before sailing into the sunset between the islands with cold drinks and unforgettable memories.

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Golf Blue Canyon

Built in 1991 and three time host of the Johnnie Walker classic, the Blue Canyon golf course is ranked by international media as the most prestigious in the region.

Surrounded by freshwater lakes and with tree lined, undulating fairways bordering stunning canyons, the course features abundant natural hazards to test golfers of all abilities.

The course also features a Spa Lodge where golfers and family can stay in luxuriously appointed Jacuzzi rooms and enjoy the wonderful atmosphere of this leading golf club.

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Phuket Aquarium

​​This state-of-the-art aquarium located at the end of Cape Panwa is brimming with exotic fish and marine species from around the local waters of the region.

The carefully recreated environments – sandy beach, rocky shore, coral reef, and mangrove – provide authentic backdrops in which to view these fascinating creatures.

Featuring both freshwater and marine species the aquarium also offers a Touch Pool where visitors are encouraged to gently interact with a range of shallow reef creatures.

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Splash Jungle Water Park

For a fun-filled family outing visit the Splash Jungle Water Park and experience a massive range of thrilling rides and exciting slides.

Relax on the Lazy River and watch the sights of this wonderful park slide by, or scare yourself silly on the formidable Boomerang and Suberbowl water rides.

There is also a great Aqua Play Pool for the little ones as well as refreshing pool bars, invigorating hot springs and much, much more for a memorable family outing.

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