Lonely Planet - Pocket Guide - Phuket
The Phuket Encounter guide gives you twice the island in half the time.
What'll it be? Napping under a coconut palm on a deserted beach? Sipping cocktails as the sun goes down? Snorkelling, swimming, surfing and generally living the life aquatic? Welcome to Phuket! The Phuket Encounter guide gives you twice the island in half the time.
This pared-down number is ideal for quick trips - it's less accommodation, more neighbourhood highlights and the best of local knowledge.
- Full-colour pull-out map with detailed coverage of beaches and towns
- Special focus on ecofriendly operators and sustainable travel
- Interviews with locals reveal the hidden side of island life
- Best excursions, adventure activities, night spots and restaurants