Cape Panwa Hotel, Phuket - Destination Info
If you can drag yourself off the beach, look inland for spectacular waterfalls and fascinating wildlife, eco safaris and elephant trekking, as well as many of the beautiful temples and charming villages that make this island special.
Get yourself a suit made well by one of the island’s legendary tailors. A souvenir of pearls, batik print goods, or pewter ware are other traditional Thai options.
In Thailand, it’s easy to get a suit made cheaply by a local tailor. Other souvenirs include pearls, traditional batik-print fabrics, or beautiful pewterware.Thai food blends sweet, sour, heat and fresh herbs. Learn how it’s done at a Thai cookery school.
If you’re a golfer Phuket has half a dozen courses for you to tackle.
The KhaoKhad viewpoint is an ideal location to watch the sun sink into the hills behind the Big Bhudda on the other side of Chalong Bay.
You’ll find Phuket Aquarium, part of the internationally-renowned Phuket Marine Biological Center (PMBC), on the southernmost tip of Cape Panwa, a short stroll from the Cape Panwa hotel. Recently renovated, it's great family entertainment.
Hire a long-tail boat ride for the 15 minute trip from Chalong Pier to Koh Lone island in the middle of the bay. Explore the north side of the island for gorgeous white-sand beaches.