Why go to Phuket?
Phuket's pristine beaches and lagoons are swoon-worthy
Phuket town is touristy
Snorkelers, divers and sunbathers deem Phuket paradise
Currency & Best Way to Get Money?
Currency in Phuket is the Thai baht. For up-to-date currency exchange rates, visit www.xe.com. ATMs are located near the port, and both ATMs and currency exchanges are plentiful in town. Credit cards are widely accepted. The U.S. dollar is sometimes accepted at souvenir shops and are often given as gratuities to shore excursion guides.