Phuket is much more than being just a busy city. It is one of the best romantic destinations. The best thing about this place is the nearest amazing destinations it has to offer, which can be visited for a daytrip! So here are some of the places for best day trips near Phuket:-
1. Similan Islands:-
It is one of the most beautiful and exotic destinations that south Thailand has to offer. You can tour around on this island by a speedboat. Situated 70km from the coast of Phang Nga Province, the Similans are a group of nine islands. The place is specially famous for scuba diving for their stunning underwater sceneries and for the occasional presence of manta rays and whale sharks, the Similans also offer exceptional snorkelling spots.
2. Phi Phi Islands:-
This place is one of the most famous destinations around Phuket, and can be reached in about 45 minutes from Phuket by a speedboat. The island offers a wide plethora of amazing stuff to do such as feeding crab-eating macaques at Monkey Beach on Koh Phi Phi Don, exploring Maya Bay and much more. The buffet-lunch is served at a restaurant on the beautiful beach of Laem Thong near the northern tip of Koh Phi Phi Don, which sets up a great romantic mood.
3. Phang Nga Bay:-
This place offers a stunningly beautiful aura to take pleasure in eco-friendly sea-kayaking day trips. You will visit on sea-kayaks paddled by the guides, mysterious caves and ‘hongs’ (‘room’ in Thai, the limestone block of some of the islands has been emptied by waters from the sea and sky, creating a lagoon surrounded by cliffs covered with tropical plants and trees), and eat delicious seafood prepared in Thai style on the boat.
4. Khao Sok:-
This place will enable you to have an excursion in the oldest evergreen rainforest in the world. This adventure trip starts with one hour of elephant trekking through the vegetation of the park. Later followed by lunch, you will proceed on canoes paddled by local tour-guides. The place is highly photogenic, and a must visit for those who love nature!
So these are the 4 places where you can visit during your stay in Phuket. During your stay stay in a hotel that is one of the leading spa resort in Phuket where you can relax and spend some quality time together after a long hectic day.