APB Phuket Bird's Nest Co., Ltd.
202/1 Thepkrasattri Road
This is a shop of many secrets, appealing to those looking for the out-of-the-ordinary. Spend an hour exploring the wares sold by this established firm, specializing in bird nests and shark fins. The nests, rich in nourishing substances such as vitamins, protein, calcium and phosphorous are easily digested, and are gathered from the pristine Phi Phi Islands. Ancient Chinese physicians prescribed bird nests as a tonic for relieving phlegm and coughs, rejuvenating the elderly and as a cure for other ailments. Shark fins too are always available.