Phuket is one place in Thailand that offers a spectacular tourism experience to everybody. Aside from the magnificent structures it gives home to and the beautiful nature it cradles, Phuket is also known for the different attractions which provide indefinite entertainment. Whether for the kids or grown-ups, there will always be something for everyone.
Phuket absorbedly take kids into consideration when it comes to entertainment. It is for this reason that the Phuket Fantasea was established.
Spectacular, exotic and grandiose – these are the most suitable adjectives to describe the Phuket Fantasea. An ultimate nighttime cultural theme park in Phuket, Thailand, it is sure to awe a lot of visitors with its unique productions and features. This 140-acre theme park is definitely stunning. It does not just entertain its visitors, it also helps in making people from around the world appreciate the glorious and rich culture of Thailand.
One amazing feature of the Phuket Fantasea is the Palace of the Elephants. It is a state-of-the-art theatre which seats 3,000 people. It is the highlight of the park for this is where a Vegas-style production is held every night. Hundreds of performers wow the audience with lively performances, supported by cutting-edge technology with sounds, lights and special effects.
Alongside the performers are a huge herd of elephants. Interestingly and surprisingly, they perform on stage as if they are dancing as well. They have colorful pieces of apparels on their bodies as they amuse the audience with their entertainment tactics.
Other features of Phuket Fantasea are the Songbird Luminarie and Tiger Jungle Adventure. There are also shopping and dining establishments around the place.
For some grown-up entertainment, tourists may visit the Simon Cabaret – a place that proves that gender is not a hindrance to providing the best kind of fun.
It cannot be denied that there are many trans-genders and cross-dressers in Phuket. Often referred to as ‘ladyboys’, they are often the source of entertainment in most night bars in the streets of the province. For those who are looking for this kind of entertainment, the Simon Cabaret is surely the best choice.
Known as one of the best entertainment attractions in Southeast Asia, the Simon Cabaret is hailed to hold the biggest transvestite show in the country. It features ladyboys whose beauties are literally at par with real women. They provide a spectacular production filled with prancing lights, booming sound and definitely magnificent sets of costumes.
The show has been operating for more than a decade and a half now. Every night it has flamboyantly satisfied the cravings of tourists who flock to the area for some world-class entertainment. The show is generally musical and it features impersonators of world-famous singers like Diana Ross and Tina Turner.
The Simon Cabaret is located along Sirirat Road, a few minutes away from the famous Patong Beach. VIP seats cost 800 Baht while regular seats are for 700 Baht. Shows are daily at 7:45PM and 9:30PM.
These are just two of the destinations which will make a trip to Phuket definitely terrific, so there should be no need for hesitation in visiting this part of Thailand. Lodging is easy anyway, because there are so many Phuket hotels to choose from