Black Rock is a viewpoint located in Southern Phuket, between Karon and Kata. This beautiful trek involves a short, but steep, 5-10 minute hike up a clear path through the jungle, with a rewarding view overlooking Nai Harn and Ya Nui Beach waiting for you as you reach the top. Hiking to Black Rock viewpoint is a very fun thing to do in Phuket, particularly with friends.
Our next suggestion for a fun thing to do in Phuket in 2021 is to experience a movie night under the stars at Rustic and Blue, located in Rawai. It is one of the most beautiful settings for food and coffee across the island. Not only does Rustic and Blue offer an idyllic hang-out spot and work-space, but their movie nights which take place each Tuesday are great value for money and not to be missed out on. The movie choice is released in advance on both their official instagram and Facebook account.
Opt to join Chalong Bay Rum Distillery’s expert mixologists for a lesson in cocktail-making. From it’s hand-picked sugar cane to the hand-crafted labelling on their rum bottles, Chalong Bay Rum Distillery is a pioneer for sustainability in the distillery business.
Learn how to conjure up some delicious cocktails while also learning the processing procedures behind the distillery itself and take in the beautiful surroundings of the distillery itself. It’s quiet and tranquil location makes it the perfect place to unwind.
One of the most majestic beaches in Phuket, Ya Nui beach is a perfect white-sand beach with turquoise waters, located in a quiet cove, not far from the very popular and touristic Nai Harn Beach. If you want to have fun in Phuket in 2021 but not be overwhelmed by mass crowded beaches – Ya Nui is the perfect beach. You can even rent kayaks and paddleboards there.
You are never too old to enjoy a water park and any family holiday is not truly complete without a trip to one. Whether you are searching for a relaxing day in the water or an adrenaline rush from the multitude of slides on offer, Splash Jungle is the perfect place to visit to have fun in Phuket in 2021. Splash Jungle’s exciting slides currently include: Super Bowl and Boomerango, a Wave Pool, 335 meters long Lazy River, kid’s Aqua Play Pool and Aqua Park, a 6-lane Whizzard, Family Raft Ride and much more which you will have to visit and check out for yourself.
You have not truly experienced Thailand until you have attempted a gruelling Muay Thai training session. Muay Thai holds a huge sense of national pride in the Land of Smiles. Sessions are in the form of HIIT workouts and are altered to be suitable for anyone and everyone. Whether you are a complete beginner or a fitness and training fanatic – an authentic muay thai experience is something that you will want to experience while in Thailand. Although sessions can be tough, it is guaranteed that it will also be one of your most fun and unforgettable cultural experiences.
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