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Tourist Attractions

Phuket is called "a pearl on the Andaman Sea" for its charming tropical scenery and abundant tourism resources, and is very rich in natural resources. It is also lauded as "treasured island". Phuket is an island combining sightseeing and entertainment in Thailand. You will not feel boring if you stay here for a week. There are 12 beaches, which have already been developed, Patong Beach, Karon Beach and Kata Beach are top three beches where tourists all gather together. There are numerous resorts on the beach, fantastic sea theme parks, Simon Shemale performances, Muay Thai fighting performances, jungle leap and so on can bring you endless fun. Phuket has more than 30 islands around, island hopping tour become the majority of visitors choice.


PhangNga Bay
PhangNga Bay is a 400 km2 bay in the Strait of Malacca between the island of Phuket and the mainland of the Malay peninsula of southern Thailand. Since 1981, an extensive section of the bay has been protected as the AoPhangNga National Park.
PhangNga is a shallow bay with 42 islands, comprising shallow marine waters and intertidal forestedwetlands, with at least 28 species of mangrove; seagrass beds and coral reefs are also present. A number of diverse cultures co-exist in local communities, which practice fishing, harvesting Nypa palm fronds for thatch, and catering to an international tourist presence drawn both by the natural beauties and by the archaeological sites, which have paintings more than a thousand years old.
The most famous of the many islands in the bay is the so-called James Bond Island, a needle formed limestone rock in the sea, which featured in the movie The Man with the Golden Gun. Nearby villages include AoLuk.


Hat Patong
Hat Patong(Patong Beach) is Phuket's most developed beach and is 3 kilometres (1.9 mi)-long. It is 15 km from Phuket town. Patong is mostly made up of hotels, restaurants, nightclubs and various tourist attractions. Daytime activities are primarily centered on the beach with watersport activities. Patong is equally well known for its nightlife, centered on Soi Bangla. The northern end of Patong Bay is called Kalim and is a popular place for viewing the sunset and for surfing between April and September each year.


Big Buddha
The Big Buddha of Phuket is on the peak of a mountain near Muang Phuket, or Phuket town. The image is 45 m in height and covered in white Burmese marble.

Hat Karon
Hat Karon is the third largest beach in Phuket and one of the longest beaches on the island. There are also many restaurants and bars in Karon Beach. On the other side of Karon Beach there is also an arts community, where many tudios and galleries were built by Thai painters. On the way to Karon Beach a new football field was built, which can host international major events. There are many small restaurants on Karon Beach, where offer a variety of local delicacies and fresh seafood. If you drive a few kilometers to the island restaurant on top of the mountain, but also enjoy the beautiful seaside sunset.

Two Heroines Monument
Two Heroines Monument is a monument in AmphoeThalang, a memorial statue of the heroines ThaoThepKasattri (Kunying Jan) and Thao Sri Sunthon (Mook), who rallied islanders in 1785 to repel Burmese invaders. As the island's governor had just died, the organization of Phuket's defense against the Burmese invasion of 1785 was conducted by his widow, ThaoThepKasattri. With her sister's help, they assembled what forces they had, then disguised local women as male soldiers, a ruse to swell the ranks of the defenders. After a month's siege, the Burmese invaders became exhausted and withdrew. King Rama I awarded Kunying Jan with the royal title of ThaoThepKasattri.


Phi Phi Island
Phi Phi Island is composed of two main sister islands, where the beach is soft and white, sea water is blue and quiet, there are natural cave as well. Unpolluted natural reserve stands her out from more than 30 off shore island in Phuket, making it one of the most popular resorts in recent years. The Phi Phi Island National Marine Park comprises Ko Phi Phi Don and Ko Phi Phi Leh. Ko Phi Phi Don (Ko Phi Phi Don), is usually referred to the PP Island, the island can offer accomodation, but the beach is not as Phi Phi Island is composed of two main sister islands, where the beach is soft and white, sea water is blue and quiet, there are natural cave as well. Unpolluted natural reserve stands her out from more than 30 off shore island in Phuket, making it one of the most popular resorts in recent years. The Phi Phi Island National Marine Park comprises Ko Phi Phi Don and Ko Phi Phi Leh. Ko Phi Phi Don (Ko Phi Phi Don), is usually referred to the PP Island, the island can offer accommodation, but the beach is not as charming as small pp. Ko Phi Phi Le cliffs, there is no dock to build the beach, so it is still a uninhabited island, precisely because of this, where water is rarely polluted, marine life is also a wide range of Excellent dive point, small pp island Maya Bay is the Hollywood film "Beach" viewfinder. General to the pp island is to participate in the day trip, you can tour around several islands together, the surrounding mosquito island, bamboo island, monkey island scenery is beautiful.


Phuket Town
Phuket Town is located in the southeastern part of Phuket, the capital of Phuket. Phuket town has a lot of Chinese and Portuguese characteristics of the diversified old buildings, well-preserved business development in the past colonial style. In addition to the old house, there are all kinds of classic cars, vintage buses in the town, photographed rate is also high. Phuket's Khao Rang is the highest point of the city and overlooks the city.

Chalong temple
Phuket's largest Buddhist temple, architectural style with strong typical characteristics of Thailand, resplendent, Phuket is also one of the most popular places to take pictures.

Hat Kata
Hat Kata is the most beautiful beaches among the top three beach in Phuket, quieter than Patong, more convenient than Bikalun, surfing Holy Land for European and American tourists. To admire the beautiful views of Chalong Bay in the south while taking a stroll along Kata Beach.

Important Dates

Paper Submission due: Before July 24, 2017

Notification Day: About 10 days after submisssion

Registration Deadline: Before August 1, 2017

Conference Dates: August 6-7, 2017