Get ready to embark on an unforgettable cultural experience upon visiting Phuket, one of the most beautiful historical towns in Thailand. Besides its exotic beaches and cultural landmarks, Phuket also has plenty of fun and interesting attractions that you can visit to make your trip a memorable one!
Thai Hua Museum
Located at Krabi Road in Old Phuket Town, Thai Hua Museum was established by the Hokkien Chinese as the first Chinese language school in Phuket, before becoming the museum it is today. Dedicated to the early history of Chinese immigrants in Phuket, visitors can not only learn about how Phuket evolved over time, but also know more about the beliefs and traditions that shaped their unique culture. If you are a culture or history enthusiast, Thai Hua Museum is an absolute must-visit!
Jui Tui Shrine
Another place worth visiting is Jui Tui Shrine, one of Phuket’s oldest and most respected religious sites. While locals usually visit Jui Tui Shrine to attend the Phuket Vegetarian Festival and pay respects to their ancestors, you can also come here to get your fortune read.
Andamanda Phuket Waterpark
To make your trip more exciting, consider visiting Phuket’s latest and largest entertainment destination: Andamanda Waterpark! Inspired by Sino-Portuguese and Thai culture, all 5 zones of the waterpark are decorated with iconic landmarks and mystic legends of the Andaman Coast. Comprising over 25 fun rides and leisure spaces, Andamanda Phuket Waterpark is the ideal destination to have some wet adrenaline-pumping fun with your loved ones.
Just a 15-minute drive away from Phuket Town, Chillva Market is a stylish and family-friendly night market that is open on the weekdays. Reflecting Phuket’s bohemian lifestyle with its modern aesthetics, it is worthwhile to visit Chillva Market for its delicious street food and trendy fashion apparel.
Khao Rang Viewpoint
Situated at the top of Khao Rang Hill, the Khao Rang Viewpoint is a popular hilltop site that offers a panoramic view of Phuket Town and off-shore islands.
Enjoy a satisfying meal with a view at Tunk-ka Cafe, which offers a variety of Thai food, seafood and desserts. Surrounded by the mesmerizing landscape, Tung-ka Cafe is a wonderful dining and sunset viewing spot for families and couples.
With all these unexpected places to visit in Phuket, we hope to have given you a fresh new perspective of this popular destination. For more recommendations on what to do around Thailand, visit https://tourismthailand.sg/ or follow us on Facebook and Instagram.