World-class hotels, tropical beaches and paradise islands
Nestled in the Andaman Sea, off the west coast of Thailand, Phuket is famous for its turquoise seas, uninhabited islands and sheer limestone outcrops. On holidays in Phuket you can relax in luxurious spas, snorkel in the clear waters and discover the many idyllic islands and dramatic rock formations that lie in Thailand’s beautiful Phang Nga Bay.
Just an hour’s flight from Bangkok, Phuket is the largest of Thailand’s islands. The best time of year to visit is November through to April when the skies are blue and the sun is hot. You’ll have the choice of some of the finest hotels in Southeast Asia, including two of our favourites: the Amanpuri and the Banyan Tree Phuket.
During your holiday in Phuket you can have try scuba diving, sailing and snorkelling. If you’re feeling less energetic, explore the island’s beautiful beaches or relax on one of its private coves. Phuket is also a handy starting point for island-hopping. Take a boat to one of the many picturesque islets in the nearby waters to experience Thailand’s natural beauty at its best.