Beautiful Phuket attracts millions of tourists every year with its azure coast and exotic nature. The island is considered one of the most expensive resorts in Thailand, but here you can have a great vacation with any budget. Experienced tourists know how to find cheap accommodation, food and free entertainments in Phuket. In our article we have chosen for you the Top Free Entertainments in Phuket, which you will remember for a whole life.
Of course, the main reason to visit the island is its beautiful beaches. Fortunately for tourists, most of these beaches are free and everyone can enjoy beach holiday as much as they wish. Such beaches as Patong, Karon, Kata, Kata Noi, Surin, Ao San, Nai Harn and others are free and available to all visitors. Beach infrastructure is well developed: you can rent sun beds, umbrellas and everything you need. But those travelers who want to save money, can bring everything with them.
Snorkeling is also one of Phuket’s most popular attractions. The local underwater world amazes with its beauty and exotics, and the clear warm water creates ideal conditions for diving. If you brought a mask and a snorkel with you, you can swim absolutely free. Ao San Beach, Banana Beach, Yanui Beach and Nai Harn Beach are great places for diving. If you really like snorkeling in Phuket, you can book a tour at our website and explore new amazing places.
Phuket has a lot of viewpoints, from which opens a beautiful view of the whole island. Tourists can visit these viewpoints absolutely free.
For example, a beautiful view opens from the foot of the huge Big Buddha statue, which is located on the mountain near Karon Beach. An asphalt road leads to the statue, entrance and parking are free.
A picturesque view also opens from the southern point of the island – Promthep Cape. Sunsets are especially beautiful here when the bright red sun rays fall onto the surface of the blue sea. The entrance and parking at the Cape is free.
A beautiful view of the Karon, Kata and Kata Noi beaches opens from the Karon Viewpoint. The viewpoint consists of several levels, there is a comfortable gazebo and parking. If you go to Karon Viewpoint on foot, you will walk through green jungles and banana trees.
Phuket has many beautiful temples which you can visit for free. Don’t forget that you need to enter the temple in clothes that cover your knees and shoulders and leave shoes at the entrance. The most popular temples on the island are the Reclining Buddha Temple and Wat Chalong. Here you can see unusual statues of Buddha, learn about Buddhism and admire the beautiful architecture.
Phuket’s Old Town is a unique place where the 19th century Sino-Portuguese architecture is preserved - a rich heritage from the colonialists. You should definitely visit the Tai Hua Museum and the Baan Chinpracha mansion, which became famous due to Indiana Jones films.
If you have many questions and a desire to learn more about the most interesting places of the island, you can choose and book a sightseeing tour at our website.
If the dates of your vacation fall on the end of September and the beginning of October, you will get a lot of bright and unforgettable emotions absolutely free. During this period, a vegetarian festival takes place on the island. In strange and sometimes terrifying ways (scary drawings on the face and body, piercing body parts, walking on hot coals) the Thais strengthen their spirit and body. The locals march through the streets of the island and scare away evil spirits. The festival also includes mass celebrations and holiday treats.
As you can see, Phuket offers a wide range of entertainments, most of which do not require serious expenses. The warm climate, clear sea, white sand and beautiful landscapes will guarantee you an unforgettable vacation!