Patong Beach is the most loved beach from the Thai holiday islands and it as well has an excellent touristic infrastructure. At the moment it offers a wide variety of beaches, attractions and night life possibilities. The nightlife allows you to go to hundreds of restaurants, beach bars, GoGo bars and discos. The Bangla Road is the main part of the town that the nightlife is centered on.
Phuket Island has 17 beaches, out of which Patong Beach is one of them. It has 3 kilometers long and it is bordered by the emerald Andaman Sea. To fully enjoy this place and not let you be overwhelmed by what it offers, one should learn the meaning of ‘mai pen rai’. This roughly means “don’t worry, be happy”. The fun activities on the beach can include swimming, volleyball, banana boating, relaxing.
One can choose to do the Flying Hanuman. It is a sport that implies zipping through the sky 40 meters above the jungle. This is the easiest way to see its rainforests. The Tiger Kingdom is a new attraction in Phuket. It allows one to get close to the tigers as they are used with people, having been raised in this environment.
The Phuket Mining Museum offers one possibility to view models of tin mine to a scene recreated in an opium den. Sunday is the only day when they are closed. The Kathu Waterfall is another location that one can go and visit as it is very beautiful. It is made from more drop pools but climbing to the top of it, can prove to be rather hard. One can choose to visit it from June to November.
If you feel like shopping there are various possibilities for this here, such as Jungceylon Shopping Complex, Banzaan Market, Banana Walk, OTOP Market or the Ocean Plaza Bangla. Enjoy!