Hunting for souvenirs in Patong O Top, Phuket

Hunting for souvenirs in Patong O Top, Phuket

In Thailand, especially Phuket, many shops sell a variety of souvenirs ranging from accessories, handicrafts, clothing, and various typical Thai displays. One of the markets that sell a variety of souvenirs at affordable prices is Patong O Top.

If you stay in the Patong beach area, don’t forget to stay at Swissotel Resort Phuket Patong Beach. Swissotel Patong Resort is the right place for you to vacation together with family, couples, and friends. Not only that, by staying at Swissotel Resort Phuket Patong Beach, you can reach Patong O Top easier because it is close to the hotel. Although the price is a little higher than hawkers on the side of Patong or Bangla Road, the stalls here offer high-quality Products.

If your feet are getting tired, you can rest while enjoying a Thai massage in Junceylon. Prices start from 300 baths per hour. The tourists can also try the fish spa, and it is a spa with hundreds of young fish that will nibble dead skin cells in the soles of the feet. The price is around 300 baths.

Enjoying Thai Massage at Junceylon is much more comfortable than around Patong. The reason is that in Patong, all massage place has a glass wall so that all activities carried out in it can be seen by people passing by the roadside, which give less privacy.

Are you bored with the mall atmosphere? Starting at 18:00, the streets around Patong and Bangla Road will transform into a night market. Along the sidewalks, many street vendors offer a variety of goods, especially T-shirts with the words Thailand and accessories ranging from necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. 

The traders here generally open a pretty high initial price. Therefore, bring out your bargaining skills when shopping in Phuket. To make shopping more convenient, come in the late afternoon when people are not so crowded. When the night comes, the Patong area is crowded by travelers who are looking for nightlife in the bars. Moreover, get a better experience, prepare cash in large enough quantities. The average store here does not accept credit cards, except for large stores in the mall.