4hw.com.cn: as a "Pearl" in Andaman Sea of Indian Ocean, Phuket has a wide and beautiful beach, white and flawless sand, green and emerald water, attracting tourists from all over the world, so when is the right time to go? Which is more fun, Phuket or Bali?
Phuket (Thai: &; &; &; &; &; &;) is under the jurisdiction of Phuket Prefecture, the kingdom of Thailand, covering an area of 543 square kilometers. It is the largest island in Thailand and the smallest one in Thailand. In 2014, the total number of islanders exceeded 600000.
Phuket Island is located in the southwest of Thailand, on the southeast of Andaman Sea. It is a long and narrow island from north to South (the longest is 48.7km) and from east to West (the widest is 21.3km). In the north, it is adjacent to Panya Prefecture in Thailand. In the East, it is echoed by Kami Prefecture across Panya Bay. In the West and south, it is close to Andaman Sea.
Due to the Andaman Sea, the climate of Phuket Island is affected by the sea monsoon, which is hot in the first half of the year and rainy in the second half of the year.
Phuket is known as a pearl of Andaman Sea with its charming tropical scenery and rich tourism resources. Moreover, it is rich in natural resources, so it is known as treasure island and treasure island. The main mineral is tin, but also rich in rubber, seafood and various fruits. The industry, commerce and tourism on the island are relatively developed. Located in the southeast of the island, the capital town of Phuket is a large port and commercial center.
Best time to Phuket
The best time to visit Phuket is from November to April.
In November, from the carnival of Badong beach to the Seafood Festival held at the end of April next year, not only the whole island of Phuket is a bustling scene, but also the sky presents mild sunshine, the sea water is blue, the waves are gentle, you can comfortably dive a water, and you can have a close contact with the beautiful coral hidden under the sea, and see the colorful tropical sea fish swimming by your side.
Bali is an island with diverse scenery and rich culture. It is suitable for tourists who want to enjoy the island holiday and have sightseeing needs. But because of this, not only sightseeing and vacation are not the best. But Phuket is more pure and suitable for vacation, so the sea view will be better.
If it's a honeymoon, Phuket is recommended. There are not many activities arranged. You can have more time to communicate. If it's a family or with friends, you can choose Bali. There are many scenic spots and rich activities.
And most importantly, June to September is the peak season in Bali, while November to April is the peak season in Phuket.
Of course, if you have money and leisure, you can go to Bali now, and then to Phuket in winter.
Travel time comparison between Bali and Phuket
June to September is the best tourist season in Bali, November to April of the next year is the best tourist season in Phuket, but both islands are tropical, which belongs to summer for Chinese tourists, only the difference between rainy season and dry season. If you don't mind the rain, you can choose a small off-season, which will be more cost-effective.
Bali is a typical tropical rainforest climate. The annual rainfall in Bali is a little less from June to September, which is the traditional peak season of tourism. There are many tourists and expensive hotels. It will also be a small peak season around Christmas.
In the Bali mountains and wubu, the temperature is lower than the seaside, the weather is cloudy and rainy, and the higher altitude, such as kinnamani, still needs to wear a sweater after sunset. Travelers should remember to take warm clothes and umbrella with them before going out.
Phuket has a tropical monsoon climate, with the best tourism from November to April of the next year. From September to April in the dry season, the northeast monsoon blows. The weather and beach are the best in the year. From May to October, the rainy season blows the southwest monsoon. The average maximum temperature is 33 degrees Celsius throughout March. The average minimum temperature occurred in January and dropped to 22 ℃ at night. The peak tourist season is August, September, December, February, March, January and July.