Aquaria Phuket

Aquaria Phuket Aquaria Phuket is the currently the largest aquarium in Thailand, covering an area of more than 9,000 square meters on the basement level of Central Floresta. All water tanks combined have a total capacity of seven million liters with over 51,000 marine animals from 300 species. The South China Sea main tank exhibit holds half of that volume of water on its own and is home to Andasi Restaurant, the world’s largest underwater restaurant, and Asia’s first marine lounge. With its tagline “An ocean of myth and legend”, Aquaria Phuket will take you on a special journey featuring element from Thai mythology [...]

By |2019-10-03T13:24:08+07:00August 24th, 2019|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments

Chillva Market

Chillva Market If you are looking for an eclectic choice of food, fashion, and fun, then Chillva Market may be your best bet in town. Located in the area of Samkong, in Phuket Town, this market is only a few years old and was built by piling a series of shipping containers altogether. This newly-thought design for the island was immediately a hit with the locals, who found in Chillva Market a great place for shopping and entertainment. The fact that it is much smaller than the week-end market makes it easier to explain the different zones; the bottom-left  area is where clothes are sold. You will [...]

By |2019-04-27T10:14:59+07:00April 27th, 2019|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments

Mongkol Nimit Temple

Mongkol Nimit Temple Mongkol Nimit Temple, also known as Putta Mongkol Temple, is one of Phuket Town’s most famous places of worship. The locals will often refer to it as Wat Klang, which can be translated as “the middle temple”, because of its location in the middle of Phuket Town, right in front of the gas station on Dibuk Road. The main building is located on the right-hand side of the main entrance and can be easily recognized with its traditional roof, completed with golden ornaments. On the left, the main hall is used for daily prayers and food offerings to the monks in the mornings. The best way to [...]

By |2019-04-22T08:26:23+07:00April 22nd, 2019|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments

Khao Rang

Khao Rang Rang Hill, known as Khao Rang in the Thai language, is one of Phuket Town's major viewpoint, and is accessible through a small road right next to Vachira Hospital or from the opposite side of the hill, behind the Baan & Beyond, which is part of Central Phuket. A favorite with locals, who enjoy the area for a short run or to use the outside fitness facilities, Khao Rang is home to a couple of restaurants, which offer unobstructed views over the city. A small parking lot is available at the top, though you will often see people climbing the hill on foot or with a bicycle. [...]

By |2019-04-09T11:07:52+07:00April 9th, 2019|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments

Naka Market

Naka Market Naka Market, also known as Chaofa Variety Phuket Market or simply Week-end Market, is the largest of its kind on the island of Phuket. Located in Phuket Town, at the intersection of Wirat Hong Yok Road and Chao Fa West Road, the market spans over 28,000 meters square and offers pretty much everything you can think of. Whether you are looking for some new clothes or a pair of sunglasses to accompany you to the beach, you will find countless rows of small and medium-sized stalls where you'll have the opportunity to bargain. It seems as though they first tried to organize the market [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:13:25+07:00March 12th, 2019|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments

Central Phuket

Central Phuket Central Phuket is the largest shopping center of the island and goes into the top 3 largest shopping mall in Thailand. It is comprised of two separate buildings: the long-standing Central Festival, which opened in the 90s, and the recently added extension Central Floresta, which opening its door in September 2018. Both buildings offer a combined area of 185,000 square meters and host more than 700 different shops, from luxury watches and clothes to everyday items. Central Phuket is much more than a shopping mall; it is a complete travel destination, a place that you will want to visit anyway, even though you are not interested in [...]

By |2020-03-10T20:35:45+07:00October 28th, 2018|Activities, Activities in Phuket Town, Phuket Town|0 Comments
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