Phuket town

Phuket town is the capital of the province and was once the epicenter of a thriving Chinese community, take a stroll down Dibuk Road and the surrounding streets and it’s easy to see the reminence of this bygone era with the Sino-Portuguese architecture and Chinese shop facades many of which have been carefully preserved by the owners who many of which are the decedents of the original Chinese migrants who come to Phuket during the Tin mining boom of the late 19th and early 20th century.

Along with the old town, Phuket town also have a number of great restaurants, vibrant local night life, Art galleries, markets and a number of modern shopping centers and shopping malls.