Phuket is known as one of the best island getaways. Whether you are a sun-seeker who wants to lounge by the beach. Or an adrenaline junkie looking for a new adventure. With crystal clear water, palm trees and many beautiful beaches to explore. Phuket offers a picture-perfect escape for every traveler.
Here is a quick Phuket arrival guide for anyone visiting Phuket. So, you can make the most out of your time here in paradise!
If you are looking for a place to exchange your money into the local Thai bath. There is a currency exchange location available at the Phuket International Airport. However, should you run out of baht during your stay. There are many currency exchange counters around the island, mostly in the city and major shopping malls. Please note, it is a requirement in Thailand to present your passport when you do exchange money at banks or kiosks.
Getting around the island from this Phuket resort is easy. You will find taxis and tuk-tuks available around the island. And your hotel can arrange a private car or call a taxi for you anytime. The closest taxi stand from this Phuket resort is on the corner of the Naithon Beach entry. At this point, you will find a price list too. Pullman Phuket resort offers a free shuttle bus service to Naithon Beach. The beach shuttle will take you to the nearby mini-mart. From this stop, you can spend the day or a few hours enjoying the small Naithon Beach area. If you wish to go around the island, this Phuket resort also offers a shuttle service to Patong beach as well.
The well-known convenience stores 7/11 are located throughout Phuket City. “Super Cheap” and “Lawsons are local store brands where you can get a variety of amenities and specific items you might need. There are convenience stores and a pharmacy within walking distance from this Phuket resort. Or, off course you can use the free shuttle service.
If you wish to withdraw your money from Foreign ATM Cards, there are many local ATMs throughout Phuket. However, for some cards, fees may apply. To avoid any fees, it is recommended to check with your bank if there are any partner banks located in Phuket for your ATM cards.
Great you have arrived in Phuket, and now you want to explore the island? Most hotels offer a tour desk where you can browse the many day trips and attractions to visit. At Pullman Phuket resort you will find a third party Tour Desk in the lobby. The Lifestyle team of the resort also offers a range of activities and tours. If you are interested in a tour, you can take a sneak peek here.