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6 Luxurious Things to Splurge on While in Phuket
Friday 6 December 2019, 03:15PM
Phuket is one of the best holiday destinations in Thailand. Its world-famous beaches and islands are nothing short of spectacular, while its towns and villages combine heritage, culture, and natural attractions. It’s also a perfect destination to splurge and spoil yourself. From ultra-exclusive tours to gourmet cooking lessons, there are plenty of luxurious activities that await you in Phuket. A good way to have a deluxe experience in this tropical paradise is by booking a Phuket tour package through https://www.traveloka.com/th-th/packages/thailand/region/phuket-10000077. You can save on your plane tickets and accommodations, giving you a bigger budget for shopping, food, and other sumptuous activities. Here are just a few of the luxurious things you can spend on while vacationing in Phuket. A Luxury Spa Treatment You can find plenty of five-star hotels and resorts in Phuket, and all of them offer some of the best pampering this side of town. You can fully relax with heat-to-toe treatments from professional massage therapists, and feel extra beautiful after a bevy of treatments. What’s great is that, most of the time, you can still avail these luxuriant spa treatments even if you’re not checked in to a particular hotel or resort. Simply ask the front desk and confirm if you they accept walk-in customers. Alternatively, you can also hunt for spas in town to conclude a sightseeing tour. Some of the most well-established spas in Phuket are Oasis Spa, De Flora Spa, and Siladon Spa. A Private Tour Are you the type who wants to avoid the touristy, crowded spots? A private tour is perfect for you, where a local tour tour guide will show you the island’s best kept secrets. From secret beaches and viewpoints with gorgeous views, to five-star restaurants where you can sample the best regional cuisine, you’ll experience only the best of Phuket. There are even tours that include a trip to Chalong Rum Distillery, where you can sample top-notch rum and learn about how it’s made. A Customized Private Tour If you want an even more exclusive experience, you can skip the pre-packaged private tours and customize your own excursion. A driver and professional tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and from there, everything in your itinerary will be up to you. It doesn’t matter where you want to go or how many stops you want to include. However, if you’re looking for ideas, a visit to Promthep Cape is a good idea. It has some of the best panoramic views of the Andaman Sea you’ll ever have in Phuket. A Phang Nga “Ideal Tour” Phang Nga Bay is one of the most beautiful destinations in Phuket, and you can experience is gorgeous scenery while riding a traditional Chinese “junk boat.” Apart from the paradise-like scenes in Phang Nga, the cruise also includes trips to Koh Ping Kan or James Bond Island, Koh Tapu and the iconic “spike” of a rock that defies gravity, and the village of Koh Panyee. In short, you’ll be visiting Phuket’s most idyllic locations. Of course, the Ideal Tour also includes snacks on-board, a lunch in one of the best restaurants in Koh Panyee, and a sumptuous dinner back on the boat. A Big-Game Fishing Expedition One of the fastest-growing tourist activities in Phuket is big-game fishing. It’s not surprising, since the waters surrounding the island are teeming with different kinds of fish like black marlin, dorado, trevally, and sailfish. If you’re a fishing enthusiast or simply want to experience the thrill of reeling in a huge catch, this one is an activity that’s definitely worth your baht. Hardcore anglers can even book multi-day fishing tours! A Gourmet Cooking Lesson at Blue Elephant Want to learn how to cook gourmet-quality Thai dishes? Sign up for the Blue Elephant Cooking Class. It’s conducted by the people behind Blue Elephant Restaurant, a well-known destination to experience authentic Thai cuisine. There are two classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, and each has a unique inclusion. The morning class comes with a market tour, while the afternoon class includes an in-depth look at Thai cooking theories and techniques. There’s also a comprehensive five-day class and, if you prefer, private cooking lessons. No matter which one you choose, you’ll receive a premium cooking set, a souvenir Blue Elephant apron, and a certificate. If you’re looking for a five-star vacation, Phuket is one of the best destinations you can visit. Take note of these activities for the most luxurious experiences you can have in Phuket.
10 Top Tours in Phuket
Thursday 9 May 2019, 03:32PM
Phuket is one of the most famous provinces in Thailand and the destination of many international tourists. In fact, Thailand is made up of small islands that Phuket is the largest island of its own. The island in the southwest of Thailand is one of the most legendary tourist destinations in the world. Phuket is known for its beautiful and outstanding beaches all over the world. There are plenty of really memorable things to do in Phuket and also plenty of places to visit in Phuket. Phuket alone is a legendary island for spending the holidays but day trips from Phuket for different purposes can give you an amazing vacation. Here are some of the tourist attractions of Phuket Island. The following list is our pick of the things which you should absolutely not miss while in Phuket. Green Elephant Sanctuary Park It has greenery and a good environment for family gatherings. The fascinating thing about Green Elephant is that there are several elephants and you can see the elephants by visiting this center and even ride them. Phuket Aquarium In 1983, the aquarium was built as part of the Phuket Biology Center project. It has been more than 30 years since the construction of this recreational complex, but we must say that the center has recently been completely renovated and now it's a luxury place to visit. More than 300,000 tourists visit the Phuket Aquarium every year. Here you can get acquainted with various species of aquatic in Thailand. Big Buddha Phuket The religion of most Thai people is Buddhist, so there are numerous temples throughout the country. Buddhist sculptures are abundantly seen in various Thai cities. One of the most famous Buddhist sculptures in Thailand, the great Buddhist Phuket, is that seeing this huge statue will surely be wonderful for you. 10 Top Tours in Phuket Phuket has many tourist attractions that certainly can not be visited on a single trip. Being a place of great variety, there's something among the best things to do in Phuket for every kind of traveler. We have sorted the top 10 Day Trips and tour packages in Phuket that you should not miss: # 1: Flying Hanuman Zip-line Park Phuket is one of the lush green areas of Phuket which also has excitement for tourists. You will fly low through the forest and high above the treetops to see this Phuket hillside from every perspective. Flying Hanuman offers different packages, you can choose from different combinations of 30 wooden platforms on the trees that are connected to rappel cables, air bridges, spiral staircases, and zipper liners. # 2: Full Day Phi Phi Island Tour by Royal Jet Cruiser Phi Phi islands are a destination that has to be visited by those who are traveling for the first time. These islands are located almost 50km from Phuket. Phi Phi Leh Island with a stunning view of limestone cliffs and its emerald green waters will give you an exceptional experience of swimming and snorkeling. Phi Phi islands are full of hidden caves that have to be explored. It will be a great experience to swim in these crystal clear waters with beautiful beaches. There are a number of tour operators in Phuket offering different Phi Phi Tour Packages with different prices and itineraries, some are taking you to Phi Phi by Speedboat, some by big-boat or ferry while others are offering a mixture of Big boat and speed boat where your main travel to the Phi Phi island will be with the big boat and then you will do the sightseeing with the speedboat. Before choosing your Phi Phi Tour package, make sure that your tour package includes insurance, snorkeling gear and tour guide. # 3: James Bond Island James Bond Islands is comprised of 100 islands with a total area of 400 square kilometers. A lot of pictures of these islands can be found in Guinness Book, some for their beauty and some other for their strange appearances. These islands, also known as Khao Phing Kan, are a popular one day trip destination from Phuket among touristic places. You can swim, boat, and visit around these islands. A beauty symbol of these islands is the beach, which is a very tall rock with many small caves in it. When you are booking your online James Bond Island tour package note that usually Tour price does NOT INCLUDE National Park Entrance. # 4: Splash Jungle Water Park Don’t forget visiting Splash Jungle Water Park when going to Phuket. It is a very interesting destination to have a very exciting experience with your family. Providing a stunning view to the May Kao beach, it is a place of attractive activities for the children and adults. Water sliders are immersed in over 6 million liters of water and it will absolutely be very enjoyable to play in it. Two restaurants are seen in Splash Jungle, each of which provides a delicious set of the best Thai foods. Although it cannot be considered as a very large water park, but it is the best water park in Phuket and it will give you a memorable experience during your holiday in Phuket. # 5: Phi Phi Island + Maya Bay + Bamboo Island As we said earlier in this article Phi Phi island is one of the most popular touristic places in Thailand and you can find a variety of different Phi Phi Tour Packages, This is a golden combination package of 3 beautiful islands, Phi Phi Island, Maya Bay and Bamboo Island. The Phi Phi Island became famous after the movie The Beach 1980 was released. It was filmed on the stunning beach at Maya Bay. Phi Phi islands have beautiful places such as limestone cliffs vertically jutting out of the water along with weathered rocks and minerals that create colorful patterns of yellow, red, and orange. Phi Phi Lay consists of two amazing coves: Maya Bay and Pilah Cove, each of which has tall cliffs that are in a semicircular shape. Such a beautiful place is hard to find! # 6: Similan Island - 2 Days / 1 Night (Tent) The Similan Island National Park is located 85km north-west of Phuket and 65km west of Khao Lak. This island consists of nine islands that are known for coral sand beaches and crystal blue waters. Pleasuring weather, shining sun by the blue sea, green mountains and singing birds are among the characteristics of this island. Having beautiful aquatics and colorful corals along with algae, it is an amazing place for diving. You can also go boating if you are not interested in diving and enjoy the stunning views in Similan Island. # 7: Khao Lak Safari - White Water Rafting This one is a bit different tour and our recommendation if you are on a budget trip in Phuket, Khao Lak is located 80km north of Phuket, adjacent to Ranong and Surat Thani. It is also 788km from Bangkok. This place is popular among eco-tourists and adventurers. White water rafting along the Song Phraek River in Phang Nga is exciting and fun. The view is beautiful, the air is fresh and you can hear the river when you get there. This wild river is enjoyable for amateurs and those who are familiar with furious current. There are three national parks in this region. It has caves, lakes, restaurants, and shopping centers. Surin and Similan Islands are also near to this region. # 8: Surin Island - 3 Day 2 Night (Tent) If you have 3 days to spare during your stay in Phuket this package is for you! Stay at tent for two nights in Surin Island National Park, jungle walk, Snorkel in some of the best snorkeling spots in Thailand and see around the island with long tail boat all included in this tour package Surin Island is located in Phang Nga provice, north of Phuket. It is also 60km west of the small city of Khuranburi. Surin Marine National Park was promoted to an Andaman Asian Heritage Site in 2004. One of the best snorkeling sites in Thailand is the various coral around Surin Island. You are Welcome in Surin Island. # 9: Rok Island (One Day Tour) Rok Island consists of two islands of Rok Nok and Rok Nai. It is a good place for those who need to relax and experience the beautiful nature consisting of white sandy beach, crustal clear sea water, anemones and large nemos, beautiful corals, etc. Unlike other common one day tour packages from Phuket, you won’t have lots of options to choose from as there are only a few operators offering The Rok Island Tour, You will be transferred to this unspoiled island and back to Phuket by speed catamaran from Phuket Marina pier, 1 Meal, Snorkeling gear and The national Park entrance fee is already included in this package. # 10: Siam Niramit Phuket What is the best program to attend in a rainy afternoon? Why not joining a cultural show? Siam Niramit Phuket is a cultural extravaganza that adds variety and vitality to the island’s entertainment scene. It is located just off the By-pass Road in the outskirts of Phuket Town. The show features songs, dance routines and traditional martial arts. You just need to sit back, relax, and enjoy the historical perspectives of Thai arts and culture in this 70-minute performance.
Club Unique Partners with FNTC
Thursday 11 April 2019, 01:11PM
 With the flagship office located at the expansive Patong Bay Hill Resort in Hasibpee Hill, Club Unique is a modern Holiday Membership Club which offers members an endless choice of possibilities as well as an almost limitless array of luxuries across a global platform. Derived from a single, bold concept in 2015, today Club Unique is the result of the shared vision of local developers and real estate and hotel specialists alike. Club Unique’s home resort, Patong Bay Hill, sets the benchmark for vacation club value and excellence. The resort features a variety of luxurious, modern cottage and suite developments of which many have personalized pools showcasing stunning sea views. It’s an outstanding home away from home that leaves its members eager to return year after year. In conjunction with maintaining the highest of standards, Club Unique is proud to announce a partnership with the First National Trust Company Limited. Best known in the leisure industry as FNTC, the company is the world’s leading provider of business solutions and legal structures for resort developments. FNTC offers essential tools that help make the vacation ownership industry more efficient, more attractive and more profitable. Club Unique is beyond pleased to announce our affiliation with First National Trust Company Limited to all of our members, owners and guests. With over 30 years of experience, FNTC brings to Club Unique the legal structure and infrastructure which a company with Club Unique’s growth requires to continue to move forward smoothly. FNTC also offers consumer protection to the client, which makes the overall Club Unique product more attractive to potential future clients. Consumer Protection ensures that you, as a client, are protected and your Holiday Membership will be preserved. Club Unique has long term growth plans, and working together with the First National Trust Company Limited is bound to ensure a bright future for not only the company, but also our many members and potential clients. Interested in learning more about all that Club Unique has to offer? Visit our home resort, Patong Bay Hill Resort. The development is a tropical, modern luxury resort that overlooks Patong and the Andaman Sea. The resort offers exclusive self-catering accommodation surrounded by natural gardens and lush green landscapes and is comprised of 13 individual buildings with 366 spacious suites, 183 having a shared private pool access. The entire resort development is set to be complete in 2021. Whether it’s for romance, a perfect family getaway, entertaining friends or as a base to enjoy Phuket’s many historical and cultural landmarks, Patong Bay Hill Resort is set to have it all as it continues to grow and expand. Stop in any time to the Club Unique flagship office at the Patong Bay Hill Resort in Hasibpee Hill in Patong. We will be sure to have a smile waiting for you. For more information on Club Unique visit www.clubunique.com