- 1 Is Phuket expensive for tourists?
- 2 Is living in Phuket expensive?
- 3 How much does a beer cost in Phuket?
- 4 Is Phuket cheap for shopping?
- 5 How much does a week in Phuket cost?
- 6 How much money do I need for 7 days in Thailand?
- 7 Is 1000 baht a lot?
- 8 How safe is Phuket?
- 9 Is Phuket a nice place to live?
- 10 Is it cheap to eat out in Phuket?
- 11 How much should I pay for a massage in Phuket?
- 12 Is Phuket expensive 2019?
- 13 Where in Thailand is Phuket?
Is Phuket expensive for tourists?
Phuket is definitely the most expensive part of Thailand, especially if you choose to stay at a resort close to the beach. But the fact that almost everything else is so cheap means your trip to Phuket can still be very affordable.
Is living in Phuket expensive?
The cost of living in Phuket is among the highest in Thailand. It is even more expensive than Bangkok. The average cost per meal in Phuket is more expensive than most parts of Thailand. You should expect to pay 70-100 baht for a single Thai dish.
How much does a beer cost in Phuket?
Local beers are available at about 40 baht per can, and major brands such as Heineken at about 50 baht. In bars and restaurants, you can usually expect to pay 80 to 100 baht for local and 100 to 140 baht for foreign beers. In some high-end venues (restaurants or nightclubs), one beer can be charged up to 280 baht.
Is Phuket cheap for shopping?
Phuket Shopping Malls Sometimes it’s not even cheaper than overseas, but you might spot something you won’t find at home. Now every mall in Thailand has a ‘local floor’ where you can find cheaper local stuff, clothing and souvenirs.
How much does a week in Phuket cost?
So, a trip to Phuket for two people for one week costs on average ฿42,171 ($1,297). All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget. A vacation to Phuket for one week usually costs around ฿21,086 for one person.
How much money do I need for 7 days in Thailand?
Within 7 days in Thailand, you can base yourself in Bangkok and the northern regions of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai. We recommend you to plan a budget of $40 dollars per day. Or you can focus on Bangkok or Chiang Mai and spend the rest days of your trip on a beach resort.
Is 1000 baht a lot?
Yes 1000 baht/day is a decent minimum budget, allowing you stay in single rooms (dorms/hostels are rare) or double/triple-up with fellow travellers, eat well (seek out what locals eat) and splash out for a couple beers.
How safe is Phuket?
Phuket is quite a safe destination for female travelers, who are unlikely harassed because of how they’re dressed, and doesn’t have significant issues with violent street crime. The two biggest criminal threats to female tourists in Phuket are drink spiking and scams.
Is Phuket a nice place to live?
And as the expats on Phuket know, despite a few grumbles about expensive tuk-tuk transport, the moods of the beaches and the monsoon weather, Phuket is the best place to live in the best country in the world for expats to live.
Is it cheap to eat out in Phuket?
Food stalls are very cheap – and yes, do get more expensive in tourist areas. Sometimes 2-3-4 times more expensive and not really any better quality or taste. Still cheaper than most restaurants though.
How much should I pay for a massage in Phuket?
A typical massage session lasts about 2 hours and costs 300-500 baht. A foot massage session is about 40-50 minutes and costs 300-400 baht. A massage at a 5-star hotel is naturally more expensive – the price can be triple, or more. On the beach, the fee for a massage and foot massage is around 300 baht an hour.
Is Phuket expensive 2019?
Yes Phuket is the most expensive place in Thailand, for Thais as well as for holidaymakers. It depends on what you are talking about – accommodation, meals etc etc and where you are talking about.
Where in Thailand is Phuket?
Phuket province is located in southern Thailand. It is the biggest Island of Thailand and sits on the Andaman sea. The nearest province to the north is Phang-nga and the nearest provinces to the east are Phang-nga and Krabi.