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Give yourself a Phuket pampering

By Carlton Leisure - 23/12/2015


Naysayers may blame Phuket for unchecked development but tourists find it hard to resist the charm of the island destinations which is beautiful adorned with spectacular beaches, scrumptious dining hubs, buzzing nightlife and a vast array of fun activities. Tourists who have visited it before often fill nostalgic about visit to this island, which has emerged as a tourists’ playground in the recent decades. Well connected to rest of the world through international flight it is favoured location for those looking for a getaway where nature and worldly pleasure join hands to provide traveller an experience of the lifetime? Here we suggest these wandering souls what to explore in order to understand it better.

Phuket FantaSea Show

The destination called Phuket has a large member of thing to do and explore but Phuket FantaSea is a stunning 60-acre cultural theme park makes it mark with its innovative style. The park has emerged as an ultimate in night-time entertainment as it portrays island beauty and exotic heritage enriched with the help of cutting-edge technology. The shows held here are considered one of the best in the world. The entertainment complex is home to several restaurants and shopping hubs to make it interesting.

Big Buddha

The island’s most important and revered landmarks situated on top of the Nakkerd Hills it is situated at a short drive from the city. The place is finely done with impressive white Burmese marble that makes it more spectacular.

Bangla Road Nightlife

The beautiful island destination is not dull in terms of nightlife. When sun sets and beach time is over it is right time to visit Bangle Road, one of the major nightspots. This small stretch looks spectacular with neon lights, loud music, cheap beer and travellers from across the world. There are several bars, pubs, restaurants and dance clubs that remain open till wee hours.

Old Phuket Town

If you think Phuket is all beaches and bars you are underestimating the tourism potential of the town. There are shrines, Buddhist and Chinese temples, old-fashioned cafés and museums which your will come across once you go to visit the old town. There are also Sino-Portuguese mansions that reminds about the town’s history.

Phang Nga Bay

The beautiful Phang Nga Bay got its share of popularity when it was visited by James Bond and overnight the place got attention of world travelling community. The place is replete with limestone karsts with caves that emerge from the emerald-green water. For more fun the travellers should take a leisure boat ride over the emerald waters.

Phi Phi Islands

The island is highly sought after among people who want some moments of serenity far from the maddening crowd and chaos of most of the cities. This group of six islands consisting of limestone mountains cliffs, caves, and long white sandy beaches unveils as the place which is visited by a large number of people.