The Ultimate Spots to Get Your Fitness Fix in Phuket
If you’ve just moved to Phuket and are settling into your cozy new home surrounded by the island’s natural beauty, a hearty “Congratulations!” is in order! You’ve made the right choice – or should we say the right move (pun intended).
While you’re adjusting to your new habitat and are exploring places and things to do to find your routine, we took the liberty to take one thing off your plate and have picked out some of the best fitness spots in Phuket that can help you maintain your summer body all year round.
Gyms & Fitness Centers
With state-of-the-art equipment, highly-skilled trainers, and motivating environments that will get your adrenaline rushing, Phuket’s many gyms and fitness centers will not disappoint. We’re confident that even those who have a hard time committing to regular exercise will become fitness enthusiasts after a session or two in these fantastic gyms/fitness centers:
- RPM Health Club
- Thanyapura Sports and Leisure Club
- Nai Harn Gym
- Club Asia Fitness
- SmartGym Fitness Phuket
Muay Thai Classes
If you’re looking for something more intensive, why not give Muay Thai a shot? Often referred to as the “Art of Eight Limbs,” this ancient form of martial arts will engage your fists, elbows, knees, and shins, giving you an exhilarating full-body workout. If this sounds like something right down your alley, be sure to check out these places offering Muay Thai training:
Do you practice yoga? Well then, you’re in luck! There are many amazing yoga studios scattered across Phuket that can put you in zen mode.
If you’re after the runner’s high, there are many spots where you can go for a jog with the bonus of a scenic backdrop, such as:
- Patong Beach
- Karon Beach
- Bang Tao Beach
- Suan Luang/King Rama 9 Park
- Rang Hill
With plenty of temples and shrines gracing the country, Thailand is a highly spiritual place, and Phuket is no exception. You’ll come across many tranquil sites that will allow you to tap into your soul and find solace.
- Wat Chalong
- Big Buddha
- Wat Srisoonthorn
- Wat Khao Rang
- Wat Phra Thong
Which one of these places will feature in your Phuket lifestyle?