Phuket holidays are becoming increasingly popular thanks to a fantastic combination of the warm climate, breath-taking scenery, outstanding accommodation, and friendly hospitality. Phuket is the largest island in Thailand, it is engulfed by tropical rainforests, sun-soaked beaches, and is surrounded by the emerald waters of the Andaman Sea.
It's enchanting cultural attractions and heritage sites are very popular amongst holidaymakers, and there is no wonder why. One of the top things to see during your stay is the spectacular Phang Nga Bay, here visitors see the true magnificence of Mother Nature. Visit Wat Chalong, the largest and most revered temple in Phuket, take a trip to the Big Buddha, and explore Old Phuket town during your holiday. You can also experience the Bangla Road Nightlife at Patong Beach with a large selection of pubs and clubs for you to enjoy.
Climate & Best Time to Visit
Phuket experiences tropical monsoonal climate and remains warm all year round. November to March is considered high season and is the most popular time to visit as the days are mostly dry and sunny. During these months the weather is hot, but still comfortable enough to enjoy all the delights of the island such as sightseeing and sunbathing. Monsoon and rainy season is from around May to October, and if you don’t mind an occasional warm downpour, this is still a good time to visit as it’s not as busy.
Phuket has a real passion for food, and this is clearly shown in all the gourmet restaurants and famous street food stalls around the island. Almost all restaurants and eateries serve a wide variety of cuisine to cater to the tastes and preferences of all it’s visitors, ranging from western food to Asian delights and everything in between. You can enjoy breakfast at a nice hotel, grab some lunch from a local stall by the roadside, and have dinner at a lovely restaurant. Your taste buds will be satisfied no matter wherever or whatever you eat. It would certainly be no exaggeration to say that those who love food are sure to fall in love with the destination.
If you love shopping, then Phuket is the perfect destination for you. The island boasts a staggering variety of shopping options ranging from bustling open-air flea markets to noisy night markets and grand shopping avenues. With traditional arts and crafts, souvenirs, stylish and cheap clothing, jewellery, antique items, home products and much more on offer, you’ll wish you brought a bigger suitcase!
The exciting range of accommodation options in Phuket ensures that this destination delights its visitors with more than just 'rooms to stay'. With amazing Thai hospitality and plenty of facilities and amenities, your hotel in Phuket will be one of the key highlights of your holiday experience. From beach resorts, luxurious retreats, a dependable brand name or a combination of all of the above, visitors are sure to find their match as far as accommodation is concerned.
Phuket Holiday Packages
If you’re planning your dream holiday, take a look at our wide range of Phuket package holidays for 2022/2023. Whether you’re looking for a lastminute holiday, a luxury hotel, or a holiday to Phuket that’s great for the whole family, Away Holidays is your perfect holiday partner offering end to end travel solutions. We also offer an amazing selection of wedding packages if you’re looking to tie the knot in style. Or, if you’ve already exchanged your vows, we offer incredible honeymoon holidays at this beautiful destination. With exciting deals and offers on flights, hotels and everything in between, your dream Thailand holiday is just a click or call away.