Flying time from Singapore 2 hours
Currency Thai Baht (THB)
International dialling code +66
Climate Tropical monsoon climate, with warm weather all year round. There is little to no rain from March to May; the monsoon season spans from late May to September
Airport code HKT
Airport to city 31km
Airport tax THB750 for international flights
It’s hard to describe Phuket without mentioning its picture-perfect beaches. They are, after all, what lure travellers from around the world to this part of Thailand. Nicknamed “Pearl of the Andaman Sea”, Phuket shimmers with its stunning landscapes and seascapes, rejuvenating retreats, delicious cuisine and bargain shopping.