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Your last holiday feel like it was an eternity ago? Easy — book a ticket to Takua Thung and you'll be away in a heartbeat!
It's situated 650 kilometres south of Bangkok, the capital of Thailand.
Do you want to witness something iconic? Patong Beach is waiting for you in Patong, 45 kilometres south of Takua Thung.
Think about taking a hamper so you can treat yourself to a leisurely bite by the water at Surin Beach or Nopparat Thara Beach.
Break free on a trip to some surrounding natural sights. 18 kilometres out of Takua Thung, Ao Phang Nga National Park is just waiting to be experienced. Bang Pae Waterfall, 25 kilometres away, is another excellent place to immerse yourself in nature.
Take a trip back to another era as you stroll around Pilai Bridge. This historical site has plenty of stories to tell.
One way to treat yourself in Takua Thung is to loosen the purse strings at Khok Kloi Fresh Market.
Can't live without sports? Then look into the event schedule at Surakul Stadium, located 45 kilometres to the south in Phuket.
If you're contemplating travelling further afield, head 18 kilometres southwest to Mai Khao. It's here you'll come across the Mission Hills Golf Course and Splash Jungle Water Park. We also suggest going to Thep Kasattri, 25 kilometres to the south, for Nai Thon Beach and the Blue Canyon Country Club.
About 25 kilometres to the south, Pa Klok is a destination with plenty to do. Ao Po Beach, Gibbon Rehabilitation Centre and Bang Rong Pier aren't that far away. That said, Khao Phra Thaeo National Park and Phuket Elephant Sanctuary may be more your thing.
Whether you prefer the thrill of Michelin stars or nibbling on a snack from a street stall, sampling the local food and drink is one of the best things about travel. So why not treat your taste buds by digging into some of the region's delectable offerings?
Wondering about some of the popular ingredients used in cooking here? Prepare to taste coconut and tumeric in many of your meals.
No true food lover would leave Takua Thung without digging into a handful of the classic dishes, such as chuchi pla thu sot (mackerel curry) and kaeng matsaman (stewed meat curry).
Make the most of your transit time by learning a handful of phrases in Thai. To start, try to get your tongue around 'Kun maa jàak tee năi?'. This means 'where are you from?'. One more often used phrase is 'Sùk san wan gèrt' ('happy birthday').
Want to play a part in the Birthday of King Phumiphon festivities? Cross the 5th of December in your travel diary and get ready to let your hair down with the locals!
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Situated 25 kilometres to the southwest is Phuket International Airport (HKT), the nearest terminal. Make sure you have plenty of time to get there.
^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on lastminute.com.au from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.