Having been a favorite tourist destination for many years, Phuket never fails it visitors with its attractions. Every memorable holiday always involves plenty of shopping and here on the island, there are many places where you can buy some stuff and burn some cash.
Phuket Weekend Market
Interested in local products? This market is the place for you. This can be found outside Phuket Town and is a good venue to find affordable snacks, second hand stuff, and locally made jewelry. This is also where you can buy those charming native woven bags.
Central Festival Phuket
A favorite hangout place and an all-around store where you buy basically everything that you need, this is a good one stop shop especially if you need to buy different kinds of stuff.
Located in Patong Beach, Banzaan Market is famous for its fresh produce and local items. Here you can choose your produce and let them cook it for you. Fresh fruits are plenty here as well as popular local delicacies.
Jungceylon Shopping Mall
This has over 200 stores and shops and carries a great variety of brands of merchandise. This has a cinema, an arcade, and a Mario Playzone. It even has a bowling center.
Phuket Walking Street
Located in Phuket Old Town, Phuket Walking Street is another open market that you should not miss while on the island.
This complex is famous for its souvenir stands. Buy local silk, sarongs, elephant themed trinkets, and souvenir shirts to give to your loved ones back home.