Cheap Things to Do in Phuket

Here's a list of Cheap Things to Do in Phuket recommended by our experts:

Anticipate stunning views and easy access to some of the world's finest beaches when you’re holidaying in Phuket. There are plenty of cheap or free, and most definitely memorable things to do and see in this tropical island paradise. Tourists should know there is never a dull moment in Phuket. The island also boasts iconic cultural attractions, national parks, a most vibrant nightlife, a beautiful historical old town, entertainment venues, markets, great viewpoints and world famous landmarks. Phuket is a must-visit destination for families and groups of buddies longing for a fun-filled holiday. Wish to make your family time more exciting and fun? All for free – be sure to visit the famous beaches of Phuket. The frenzied pace of Patong Beach is a stark contrast to the peace and quiet of remote stretches of sand in the north. The cliff areas of Rat-U-Thit Road and Beach Road and winding coastal roads along the west coast of this 540-square-km island overlook some of the best beaches in Thailand – Patong, Kata, and Karon. It is also easy to locate many affordable places to eat, free attractions and activities, picnic spots, and inexpensive cool shopping venues. What would a vacation be without a bit of shopping anyway? Get ready to pack some (cheap) souvenirs for all the family at Phuket Weekend Market – prime time shopping destination here! Make the most of your time at the island as there as is a great variety of excellent and affordable shopping to look forward to a the traditionally Thai bustling night markets and open-air village food markets, street stalls and local vendors. Gorge on delicious street food – one of the highlights of Thai cuisine. Thai street food is cheap and tasty and available at vendor stalls. Snacks such as chicken satay, all kinds of barbecued meat, noodle soup, fresh fruits, hot drinks and more are very popular and cheap in Thailand. Temples and shrines are among the top attractions in Phuket and they can be visited for free! Big Buddha, a 45 meter tall white marble statue, is visible from anywhere in the southern part of Phuket. It is one of the island's most important and revered landmarks. The huge image sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata and at 45 metres high it is easily seen from far away. We have put together a comprehensive list of the cheap things to do in Phuket:

Phuket Weekend Market

Phuket Weekend Market

Shopping Place in Phuket
SeniorsArt And CultureWeekendsWalking

The Phuket Week End divides into two sections - covered and open. In the covered section you'll find secondhand items with a huge selection of jeans, T-shirts, ...

Patong Beach

Patong Beach

Beach in Phuket
BeachBusiness

Patong is the most famous beach resort on Phuket. With its wide variety of activities and nightlife, Patong is an ideal place to party and play. By night the ...

Kata Beach

Kata Beach

Beach in Phuket
KidsNatureBeachHoneymoon

The pleasant bay of Kata, just a few minutes south of Karon Beach, entices and charms many visitors with its white sands and clear waters. Very popular with ...

Nai Harn Beach

Nai Harn Beach

Beach in Phuket
AdventureKidsNatureBeach

Nai Harn beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phuket with its excellent water quality. It's encompassed on both sides by jungle-covered mountains and ...

Bangla Road

Bangla Road

Night Club in Phuket
AdventureBusinessNightlifeWine Tasting

Bangla Road is the heart of all Phuket Nightlife. A very famous place for nightlife in Phuket. Patong Beach is famous for its nightlife and 3.5 kilometres (2....

Patong Walking Street

Patong Walking Street

Night Club in Phuket
YouthNightlifeWine TastingGays

Patong walking street is a place where you find restaurants, nightclubs and bars.Patong Beach is famous for its nightlife and 3.5 kilometres (2.2 mi) beach that...

Wat Chalong

Wat Chalong

Temple in Phuket
HoneymoonArchitectureArt And CulturePhotography

Wat Chalong, or Chalong Temple, built at the beginning on 19th century, is the largest and most visited Buddhist temple in Phuket. Its real name is Wat ...

Old Phuket Town

Old Phuket Town

Place to Visit in Phuket
HoneymoonArchitectureArt And CulturePhotography

A must-do in Phuket is a walk in the old part of Phuket City, around Thalang, Dibuk and Krabi roads. The beautiful architecture along these roads will take you ...

Promthep Viewpoint

Promthep Viewpoint

Scenic Beauty/View in Phuket
KidsYouthPhotographyFriends

Promthep Cape is the island's most photographed and perhaps best-known location as a view point.

Karon Beach Viewpoint / Kata Viewpoint

Karon Beach Viewpoint / Kata Viewpoint

Scenic Beauty/View in Phuket
BeachBusiness

Karon Viewpoint (which used to be Kata viewpoint) is one of the most frequented viewpoints in Phuket. From here, it is possible to take in views of Kata Noi, ...

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Phuket Aquarium

Phuket Aquarium

Things to do in Phuket
KidsHoneymoonFamily

The Phuket Aquarium in Cape Panwa is not to be compared with the massive Siam Ocean World of Siam Paragon in Bangkok as the tunnel itself it only few metres ...

Phuket Sealand Co., Ltd

Phuket Sealand Co., Ltd

Things to do in Phuket

This well-established tour operator specializes in outdoor adventures, incorporating canoing, rafting and trekking. Included is a half-day canoe tour, taking in...

Phuket Shooting Range

Phuket Shooting Range

Things to do in Phuket

Whether you're looking to emulate your favorite action star or simply want to try something different, the Phuket Gun Shooting Range won't disappoint. Their ...