Information & Facts
There is no shortage of things to do with cheap Phuket honeymoon and holiday packages from Dublin. The Andaman Sea is the perfect diving location featuring dive sites known as some of the best scuba destinations in the world. The waters are also an ideal place for snorkelling, wind surfing and kayaking. Back on dry land, the Koh Yao islands offer relaxing bike tours through market towns, rice paddies and fishing villages. As well as a choice of six excellent golf courses, there are also opportunities for elephant trekking through sea view mountains, being pampered at luxurious spa resorts and jungle safaris.
Phuket’s coast is lined with rocky and fine sandy beaches allowing travellers to enjoy a dip in the Andaman Sea, find solitude in the peaceful Mai Khao Beach or party at the famous Patong Beach.
With incredible scenery and countless activities for the laid back traveller and the thrill seeking adventurer alike, all inclusive Phuket holiday and honeymoon packages are the perfect way to build unforgettable memories.
There is a huge selection of restaurants to enjoy in Phuket, catering to every taste. Patong is where you’ll find the greatest selection of restaurants, everything from inexpensive food courts, mid-range restaurants to world-class dining options and celebrity chefs.
Patong, the famous nightlife centre of Phuket features hundreds of incredible go-go bars, pubs, clubs and discos where you can enjoy a rich mix of cabaret shows, international DJs and live bands. The Bangla Road is where you’ll find the majority of these hotspots. Why stay at home when you can experience this incredible island with Phuket holidays and honeymoons from Ireland.
Thai is the official language, although English is widely spoken in tourist areas.
The unit of currency is the Baht (THB), which is divided into 100 satang. Currency can be exchanged at the airport, banks, hotels and bureaux de change. Banks are open Monday to Friday. ATMs are available in most cities and tourist resorts. Most large hotels and shops accept travellers cheques, but a better rate will be given at banks. Most major credit cards are accepted at hotels and larger businesses.