First-Timer’s Guide to Vacationing in Phuket | Andaman Beach Hotel

First-Timer’s Guide to Vacationing in Phuket

April 19, 2020
The Andaman Beach Hotel Phuket

Often regarded as the Pearl of the Andaman, Phuket has established itself as the apple of any traveler’s eye thanks to the wide range of sights, sounds, and experiences it has to offer. Regardless of whether you’re a tourist looking for an adventure or a nomad seeking a retreat to find yourself, there’s no denying that this tropical Thai province is definitely the place to be.

Now, before you set out on your own excursion and take a trip to this remarkable island, it is important to note that traveling to the region for the first time can be overwhelming. Owing the destination itself being packed with so many places to visit and new experiences to enjoy, we highly recommend doing some research before you arrive.

If you want to make the most of your experience in one of the world’s leading paradises, here’s a quick guide on everything you need to know about journeying to the province:

“Why should I visit Phuket in the first place?”

Rather than risking a vacation to a less established destination, Phuket is a well-known jewel in the eyes of the worldwide tourism industry and for all the right reasons. Thanks to its innumerable picturesque landscapes, white sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise waters, multi-national cuisines, fun markets and nightlife, Phuket is a wonder in its entirety and an absolute must-visit.

With an endless list of activities to experience and limitless possibilities for exploration, it’s safe to say that you’ll always be in for an adventure when you travel to this Southeast Asian paradise. This is what gives Phuket its unmistakable allure and what makes visitors keep coming back for more!


“When should I schedule my trip?”

Assuming you want to make the most of consistent sunshine and the area’s tropical climate, the best time to visit is between November and February. Generally however, November to April is also a great time as weather conditions are still good and there are numerous back-to-back cultural events and once-in-a-lifetime experiences that await you!

“What can I look forward to— and where can I stay?”

In terms of activities, it is important to know that you’ll never run out of things to do in Phuket because every corner is teeming with new experiences that you need to try at least once in your lifetime. A walk around Phuket Old Town, a motorcycle, or van trip to the numerous stunning viewpoints, gastronomic experiences, and nights out in Bangla Road, are a perfect way to introduce yourself to the culture of the island.

As for finding a place to stay, the options are as many as there are smiles flashed back and forth in the region itself. So you’ll never have to worry about accommodation on this beautiful island. But if you’re looking for a recommendation for a luxurious beach hotel during your trip and are overwhelmed by the number of places to choose from, then check with The Andaman Beach Hotel Phuket today to reserve a room!