Phuket is a tourist destination in Thailand with its scenery that's perfect for the multi-island boat tours. Boat tours are possible on a traditional boat or speedboat to give the chance to explore magnificent islands, clear waters, and many other attractions. Here are some of the day trips from Phuket:
1. Phi Phi Islands
One of the day excursions is sure to include a stop in the Phi Phi Islands. This island is just a minute journey from Phuket and has the stunning scenery of the jade-green sea mixed with the limestone formations. Since it is extremely popular with day-trippers Though the Phi Phi Islands gets the scenery,
it isn't the ideal destination for those looking for seclusion. A couple of the sights include Maya Bay and Koh Phi Phi Don on Koh Phi Phi Ley. Additionally, the waters make a visit to these islands a wonderful choice for snorkeling enthusiasts.
2. Cheow Larn Lake
Khao Sok National Park has deep blue lakes, towering limestone peaks, waterfalls, and wealthy rain forests and is nearly 150 kilometers from Phuket. This nature park is appreciated for not just its beauty, but also the ability to get involved in diverse activities, such as jungle trekking, investigating caves and kayaking down the Sok River.
Additionally, a part of the park to see is the Cheow Lan Lake with its luxury tented camps and floating raft houses. This area of Thailand can become quite wet therefore it's more practical to travel between April and December for the weather.
3. Coral Island
Coral Island is a popular day-trip destination that favored by snorkelers and shore lovers for the soft white sands and coral and is only 6 km from Phuket. Snorkeling gives the chance to see a variety of fish, including butterflyfish, trumpet fish, and parrotfish.
While Banana Beach is an option the island has two major beaches with Long Beach that the easiest to achieve, but does call for a 15-minute trek through the jungle. Popular activities include massages and relaxing on the beach, banana boat rides, parasailing, and kayaking.
4. Racha Islands
The white sands and clear waters of the Racha Islands bring plenty of day-trippers. Racha Islands is readily reached by ship in 45-60 minutes and about 12 km from Phuket.
At Siam is the quietest island, although Racha Yai (Big Racha) is the one which gets the most attention and popular for its snorkeling and swimming activities.