Thailand's islands have earned a justifiable reputation from travelers all over the world for stunning natural beauty, world-class diving, year-round outdoor adventure and a laid-back vibe. Let Outrigger be your gateway to island discoveries.
Dangling just off the west coast of Thailand surrounded by the emerald waters of the Andaman Sea sits Phuket, one of Thailand's most naturally stunning islands. Mysterious limestone cliffs and palm-lined white sand shorelines are just the beginning of rich discoveries to be found on the "Pearl of the Andaman." Delve into Phuket's storied history, and explore its lush jungle interior, vibrant nightlife and diverse shopping. Whether traveling as a couple, family, or group of friends new adventures await.
Exploring the Outdoors
Visit Phuket for its famous beaches and beach lifestyle. People-watch, sunbathe, or enjoy an on-the-spot foot massage on the high-profile beaches of Patong, Kata and Karon. Seek out tropical hideaway beaches of Nai Harn, Layan and Pon. You'll find tucked-away enclaves where it's just you, the sea, and shady palm trees.
Though Phuket beaches rival the world's best, surrounding smaller islands in Phang Nga Bay and the Andaman Sea are also tempting and the ease of ferry or private speedboat travel make for great day trips or overnight stays. The avid scuba diver will find remarkable dive sites in the Similan Islands, while beach lovers will enjoy relaxation and stunning scenery of Koh Phi Phi.
Play in the Shade
Phuket has many options for evening entertainment and dining. Muay Thai boxing matches offer a unique look at a very Thai sport, and buzzing night markets and ever-popular Patong bars can keep you dancing to the wee hours of the morning.
Enjoy shopping in upscale shopping centers, browsing through art galleries, or bargaining with street vendors for a holiday trinket. Phuket Town itself is a destination explore observe as you shop. Its Sino-Thai architecture and tree-lined streets lend the town a nostalgic air of times gone by.
Phuket's dining experiences range from humble street stalls with amazing specialties to world-class gourmet restaurants. Discover locally influenced and international cuisine at lively marketplaces and the island's many upscale resorts.
The distinctive resort community of Laguna Phuket offers exceptional diversions for guests of Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort.
Canal Village Shopping Centre: Browse shops for traditional Thai art and contemporary fashion. Learn more
Laguna Phuket Golf Club: 18-hole, par 71 course is a beauty of challenging fairways and serene lagoons. Andy Combe Golf Academy offers training for novice and expert players. Learn more
Laguna Phuket Tours: Explore nearby islands by private yacht, scuba dive, and sample local eats at colorful market places. Learn more