Things To Do in Phuket: Try These 4 Underrated Activities
When it comes to exploring Thailand, a trip to the beach is guaranteed to be part of every tourist’s list of things to do in Phuket. However, in this short Phuket travel guide, we’ll let you in on a little secret: it’s perfectly fine to skip the beach when in Phuket. These underrated Phuket activities deserve some attention from adventure-seeking travellers who love the thrill as much as they do the beach!
Step off your comfort zone and bungee jump
Phuket isn’t just for beach lovers, it’s also for thrill seekers and adventure enthusiasts. At the 50-metre Phuket Jungle Bungy Jump, you can choose among a variety of jump options. From classic solo bungee jump to water touch bungee jump to tandem bungee jump, you get to customise your experience at this Phuket attraction! Just a 20-minute drive away from Patong, this activity is open every day from 9am to 6pm.
Show off your ATV driving skills
Ready to see Phuket through mud-spattered sunglasses? Well then, get ready for an adrenaline-filled ATV ride that will take you through jungle trails, mud bumps and more. The bikes are also fully automatic, which means no experience is needed before you can ride the ATVs. Then again, you do have to listen to the safety briefings before riding off into the sun.
Learn Muay Thai
Did you eat way too many pad thais, finished bowls of tom yum bigger than your hand or stuffed yourself silly with all the char kway teow you can eat? How about shedding off all that calories with a trip to a Muay Thai gym? Explore the many Muay Thai gyms in Phuket and sign up for a lesson or two! Now this is a Phuk
Go café hopping in Old Phuket Town
Need your daily caffeine fix? You never need to miss a cup at Old Phuket Town. Make every morning a chance to explore the area’s numerous cafes while learning a thing or two about Phuket’s history.
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