New Year is coming
If you’re living in or visiting Phuket, there are some highly recommended places on the island where you and your family, friends and loved ones can get the most out of your New Year celebrations.
Rang Hill (Khao Rang in Thai language) is the perfect spot to admire the firework displays lighting up the skies all over the city as it is the culminant point of the area, offering unobstructed 180 degree vistas of the east of Phuket Town. If you’re living in Phuket Town and do not want to drive across the hills to beaches but desire to have a memorable New Year night, here is a great option. In addition, there are restaurants which open until late
and serve great food and provide a stunning view of Phuket city as a backdrop for you to enjoy before counting down to the New Year.
For those in the Phuket Town area, Saphan Hin is one of the most convenient venues to access for New Year celebrations with local Phuketians. Saphan Hin is well known as a local activity center where many big events take place. The Or Bor Jor (Phuket Provincial Administration Organization) who governs the site always organises activities and shows which attract people of all ages. After the counting down and celebrations are over, Saphan Hin cape is the ideal spot for those who want to see in the first sunrise of 2016.
Celebrate New Year in style at Surin Beach where plenty of beach clubs and nice beachfront restaurants are located. Surin is a place you can enjoy from day through to night. Have fun and get sun tan at the gorgeous beach and step away to enjoy an exquisite dinner at one of the luxury dinning venues. When nighttime comes there will be a variety of activity options to entertain you until the countdown begins. When the last second the year rings out, the stunning sight of fireworks coming from the beach clubs, restaurants and hotels in the area blend together to mark the time when it’s to bless everyone around “Happy New Year!”
Known as the part of Phuket that never sleeps, Patong is a melting pot of different nationalities that come and go all day and night to enjoy the music and entertainment for which Patong has become renowned. It is the perfect spot for people looking for an extremely fun atmosphere and amusement which can be found from the small streets through to the big avenues. Gather at the endless Patong beach front with your loved ones and surround yourselves with happy strangers from every corner of the globe all waiting for that exciting moment when the countdown for the welcoming of 2016
Phuket Peaceful Beaches
If a big, noisy crowd of people is not your style, there are also some beaches around the island which are not exactly hotspots but are there for you to enjoy as you celebrate welcoming 2016, they include Naiharn, Kata, Karon,Laemsing, Panwa, Kamala and Mai Khao where you can celebrate peacefully with your family, friends and lovers, on the white sand beach. There are always a few bars and bistros nearby counting down in a calmer atmosphere and the opportunity to watch the beautiful fireworks blast while whispering Happy New Year blessing to those closest to you.