Karon Viewpoint (Kata Viewpoint)
Known locally as ‘Three Beaches Hill’, this sensational sightseeing spot offers panoramic views that include an 8-kilometre stretch of beaches alongside the deep blue sea. Shade and refreshments are available to keep you cool, as you enjoy one of the most popular destinations on the island.
Beautiful coastal views attract visitors to Promthep Cape all year round, particularly for its iconic golden sunsets. The area also features a historical lighthouse with air-conditioned museum, along with views of several famous islands including the legendary Phi Phi. For a lovely place to dine, stop by at Promthep Cape Restaurant, with its wonderful views overlooking the beach.
Phuket Town Night Markets
With an endless range of food, drinks, arts and crafts, sexy clothing, stylish souvenirs and much more to discover, the island’s many night markets are fascinating to explore. These markets open late in the week, offering funky live music, special performances, and plenty of energy to entertain shoppers as they browse, barter and buy.
Open Date & Hours:
Chillva Market (Thurs-Sat: 4-10pm)
Naka Weekend Market (Sat-Sun: 4-9pm)
Phuket Sunday Walking Street (Sun: 4-10pm)
Indy Market (Thurs-Fri: 4-10pm)
The most massive and remarkable shopping centre in southern Thailand, Jungceylon Phuket is comfortable, convenient and cosmopolitan. Located in the heart of Patong, Jungceylon uses the traditional name for Phuket island – a name that suggested great natural beauty and international attention in the past, just as it does today. Shoppers can spend hours enjoying this leisure-filled atmosphere, with delights around every corner.
Open Date & Hours: 11am-10pm daily
Blue Elephant Phuket
SIP & DINE
Set in an old Chinese colonial-style mansion in the historical quarter of Phuket Town, Blue Elephant serves up stylish and authentic Thai food. Its specialties include the unique flavours of Royal Thai cuisine, the preferred style of the old Royal Palace.
Open Date & Hours: 11:30am-2:30pm and 6:30pm-10:30pm
SIP & DINE
This restaurant offers terrific local food and fresh seafood dishes in a beautiful setting alongside Chalong Bay. Enjoy a delicious and relaxed meal while taking in the view over the water. Kan [email protected] also offers indoor dining, with thatched-roof salas in an air-conditioned setting.
Open Date & Hours: 10:30am-11:00pm