Phuket Indy market is a trendy night market popular with teenagers and young adults. This night market opens every Thursday and Friday from 16.00 to 22.00. It is located on Dibuk Road next to Lemongrass restaurant. The market stretches along Limelight Avenue and takes only 15 minutes to visit. It can easily be combined with an evening diner in Phuket Old Town.
WHAT CAN YOU BUY AT PHUKET INDY MARKET?
Phuket Indy market is known in Thai as “Lad Ploy Kong”, meaning “Market to get rid of your things”.
As indicated by its name, this relatively small night market sells diverse handmade objects. You will be able to find some handicraft such as customized key rings, jeans, t-shirts, bags and accessories selling at a very reasonable price. If you are looking for something even more unique, artists on site can draw your portrait or caricatures starting at THB 100 per picture. You may also stop for a manicure at one of the stands available.
Like all local markets, Phuket Indy market is also a good spot to enjoy some local snacks. Thai-spicy salad, chicken BBQ, fish balls are all available. For the sweet tooth, crispy thin crepes, candies and local desserts are also sold at the night market. You may decide to give a try to Khanom bueang, a Thai-style crispy crepe filled with coconut cream with a shredded coconut topping.
Phuket Indy market stands as a cool hanging spot. It’s a trendy place where young people like to meet and hang out together. Live performance also takes place. Young people are encouraged to participate into those performance and other creative activities.
Phuket Indy market is located 40 minutes away from Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort and Spa. For more information, please contact the tour desk of our Novotel Phuket resort.
Address: Phuket Indy market, Thailand, อำเภอเมืองภูเก็ต ภูเก็ต Thailand