Phuket

Phuket, pronounced "puh-KET", is 's largest island. It is 48 km in length, 21 km at its widest, and is in , on the west-facing Andaman Sea coastline, suspended from the southern tip of Phang Nga province by a pair of short but substantial road bridges.
Photo: Pete Stewart, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is the largest beach resort on the island of Phuket. Photo: Rene Ehrhardt, CC BY 2.0.

Phuket is a city in the southeast of Phuket Island, . Photo: Eirien, CC BY 2.0.

Beach refers to a beach, and the town adjoining it, on the west coast of Phuket, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is on the west coast of Phuket, just to the north of , and immediately south of Surin Beach.

Destinations

Yai and Noi are two adjacent beaches on the west coast of Phuket, directly south of . Photo: edwin.11, CC BY 2.0.

Beach Ao , also หาดสุรินทร์) Hat Surin) is on the west coast of Phuket, about 15 km north of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a seafront village in Phuket. The northern part of is known as Hat Mittraphap, and has some beachfront, while the southern portion is the urban area and a port called Laem Ka. Photo: ADwarf, Public domain.

is a beach on the northwestern coast of Phuket, .

Yai and Noi, also known as Ko Raya Yai and Ko Raya Noi, are twin islands off the south coast of Ko Phuket. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is on the east coast of Phuket.

are two adjacent quiet beaches in northern Phuket.

, more commonly referred to as Nai Harn, is a beach at the southernmost tip of Phuket, near Laem Phromthep. Photo: ADwarf, CC0.

Ao Bang Thao), also known as Bang Tao and Laguna Beach, is a beach on the northwest side of Phuket.

is a beach in Phuket, 1 km south of .

, sometimes spelled Ko He or Ko Hey and also known as Coral Island, is an island southeast of Phuket, about 5 km off-shore. Photo: kevinpoh, CC BY 2.0.

is a region in southern Phuket, extending into the Andaman sea.

Phuket

Latitude of center
7.9366° or 7° 56' 11.8" north
Longitude of center
98.3529° or 98° 21' 10.5" east
Population
600,000
Elevation
131 metres (430 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4351792162
Geo­Names ID
1151253
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Fuket
  • Achinese: Propinsi Phuket
  • Albanian: Provinca Phuket
  • Arabic: Phuket
  • Arabic: بوكيت
  • Arabic: جزيرة بوكيت
  • Arabic: جزيرة فوكيت
  • Arabic: محافظة بوكيت
  • Arabic: محافظة فوكيت
  • Basque: Phuket
  • Belarusian: Пхукет
  • Bengali: ফুকে প্রদেশ
  • Bishnupriya: চাংৱাত ফুকেত
  • Bulgarian: Пукет
  • Cebuano: Phuket Province
  • Chinese: PHUKET
  • Chinese: Phuket Hú
  • Chinese: ภูเก็ต
  • Chinese: 布吉島
  • Chinese: 布吉府
  • Chinese: 普吉
  • Chinese: 普吉岛
  • Chinese: 普吉島
  • Chinese: 普吉府
  • Chinese: 通扣
  • Czech: Phuket
  • Czech: Talang
  • Czech: Tha-Laang
  • Danish: Phuket
  • Dutch: Changwat Phuket
  • Dutch: Phuket
  • English: Changwat Phuket
  • English: Phuket Province
  • Esperanto: Provinco Phuket
  • Faroese: Phuket
  • Finnish: Phuket
  • Finnish: Phuket provinssi
  • French: Djonkseylon
  • French: Phuket
  • French: Province de Phuket
  • French: Salanga
  • French: province de Phuket
  • Galician: Provincia Phuket
  • Galician: Provincia de Phuket
  • Georgian: ფხუკეტის პროვინცია
  • German: Phuket
  • German: TH-83
  • Greek: Πουκέτ
  • Gujarati: ફુકેટ
  • Hebrew: מחוז פוקט
  • Hebrew: פוקט
  • Hindi: फुकेट
  • Hindi: फूकेत प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: Phuket
  • Icelandic: Phuket
  • Indonesian: Phuket
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Phuket
  • Italian: Phuket
  • Italian: provincia di Phuket
  • Japanese: プーケット
  • Japanese: プーケット島
  • Japanese: プーケット県
  • Kabyle: Fuket
  • Kabyle: Phuket
  • Kannada: ಫುಕೆಟ್
  • Kazakh: Pxwket
  • Kazakh: Пхукет
  • Kazakh: پحۋكەت
  • Korean: 푸껫 섬
  • Korean: 푸껫주
  • Korean: 푸케트 섬
  • Korean: 푸켓 섬
  • Lao: ຈັງຫວັດພູເກັດ
  • Latvian: Puketa
  • Lithuanian: Puketas
  • Malagasy: Faritanin'i Phuket
  • Malay: Phuket
  • Malay: Pulau Phuket
  • Malay: Wilayah Phuket
  • Marathi: फुकेट
  • Marathi: फुकेट प्रांत
  • Min Dong Chinese: Phuket Hū
  • Min Nan Chinese: Phuket Hú
  • Minangkabau: Phuket
  • Nepali: फुकेट प्रदेश
  • Northern Luri: فوکت
  • Norwegian: Phuket
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Phuket
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Phuket-fylket
  • Persian: استان پوکت
  • Persian: جزیرهٔ پوکت
  • Persian: جزیره پوکت
  • Persian: پوکت
  • Polish: Phuket
  • Polish: Prowincja Phuket
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Phuket
  • Portuguese: Phuket
  • Romanian: Provincia Phuket
  • Russian: Бхукет
  • Russian: Остров Пхукет
  • Russian: Провинция Пхукет
  • Russian: Пукет
  • Russian: Пхукет
  • Scots: Phuket Province
  • Serbian: Пукет
  • Serbo-Croatian: Puket
  • Sinhala: ෆුකට්
  • Slovenian: Phuket
  • Spanish: Phuket
  • Spanish: Provincia Phuket
  • Spanish: Provincia de Phuket
  • Swedish: Phuket
  • Tamil: பூகத் மாநிலம்
  • Tamil: ப்ஹுகேட்
  • Telugu: ఫుకెట్
  • Thai: Phuket
  • Thai: จ.ภูเก็ต
  • Thai: จังหวัดภูเก็ต
  • Thai: ภูเก็จ
  • Thai: ภูเก็ต
  • Thai: เกาะภูเก็ต
  • Turkish: Phuket
  • Turkish: Puket
  • Turkish: Puket adası
  • Ukrainian: Пхукет
  • Urdu: صوبہ پھوکٹ
  • Urdu: صوبہ پھوکیت
  • Vietnamese: Phuket
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Phuket
  • Waray (Philippines): Phuket
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ پھوکٹ
  • Wu Chinese: Phuket province
  • Wu Chinese: 布吉府
  • Wu Chinese: 普吉府
  • Yakut: Пхукет
  • Yue Chinese: 布吉府
  • Yue Chinese: 普吉府
  • Bhuket
  • Muang Thalang
  • Provincia di Phuket
  • Pucket
  • ფუკეტის პროვინცია

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