Necessary Information to Relish Wonderful Phuket Holiday
About 860kms from Bangkok, there lies Phuket – Thailand’s largest island which is refreshingly unspoiled and inexpensive to visit. The province is one of most-visited beach destinations in Thailand known for its fabulous natural grandeurs, splendid watery funs and warm-friendly inhabitants. Crystal clear sea here offers water sports in abundance, green natural settings are idyllic for rest and relaxation, and rocking moonlit parties are enough to evoke one’s spirits; holiday at Phuket’s stunning beaches is truly an experience like never before. All you will do is swim, soak up the sun, snorkeling and relish with its breathtaking greenery.
Phuket is a multicultural territory with Chinese and Portuguese being its major communities. Chinese started tin-mining and marine trade in Phuket, and even today they deal with the same. On the other hand, Portuguese are much more engaged in shops and other businesses related to trade and tourism. Rubber plantation is also a prime occupation that has long been contributing to the province’s economy. Today Phuket is one of the richest provinces in Thailand with economy being dominated by rubber industry, trade and of course the tourism. In such a wealthy territory, it’s obvious to meet all modern facilities in abundance. So, next time when you take a Thailand package and plan a trip to this wonderful Southeast Asian nation, don’t miss to visit Phuket.
Important Travel Information for Phuket Travel
What to Pack: Along with some beach wears like swimming shorts, pack some decent cloths that will be best used to visit Phuket’s historical monuments, restaurants and nightspots. Other travel accessories include sunscreens, insect/mosquito repellents, dry fruits, prescribed medicines and all necessary travel documents. Loads of attitude to enjoy watery funs is also one of essentials for this wonderful holiday.
Best Time to Visit: Phuket is a year-round destination, so anytime is good to go. Nonetheless, winter, from October to March is the peak tourist season here. December witnesses the largest influx of tourists. If you want to discover crowd-less Phuket, plan to visit here between July and October. But do remember that this time of year is not ideal for water sports.
Where to Stay: Phuket boasts a range of accommodations to suit every need and budget. Beach resorts here are a bit expensive, though they offer loads of amenities of modern days. A reasonable number of budget properties are also there to cater the travelers looking for economical stay. Thai style cottages and private homes in forests are ideal options if you want a stay away from rowdy beaches.
How to Get There: Being a popular tourist destination, Phuket has connectivity to all major cities in Thailand. Phuket has its own international airport that’s well connected to major cities across the world. However, one can land at Bangkok International airport and then fly to Phuket or can reach there through roads. Apart from that, Thailand packages are also good options which include transportation, sightseeing, accommodation and other travel services for Phuket holiday. One can select a suitable deal searching over Internet.
Aanchal Gupta - About Author:
Writer of this article is associated with Hungry Bags, a renowned travel site where travelers can find a range of Thailand packages and customized deal for Bangkok tour package and travel in Pattaya.
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