Phuket Weekend market, also called Naka market, stands as the largest night market in Phuket. As suggested by its name, the market operates every Saturday and Sunday from 16:00 until 21:00. This popular night market is located just one kilometer away from Central Festival shopping mall.
SHOP AND EAT AT THE BUSTLING PHUKET WEEKEND MARKET.
Even if you don’t have anything to buy in mind, you may be easily tempted into buying something when strolling through the bustling alleys of Phuket Weekend market. Indeed, the place is a shopping paradise where you could easily find any type of goods. Phuket Weekend market is divided in two areas. In the covered section, you may be able to find a large selection of t-shirts, dresses, pants, decorative objects and Thai souvenirs. On another side, the open area is dedicated to electronic devices, DVDs, CDs, fashion accessories, shoes, toys, watches and jewelry. Phuket Weekend market also features a large food section, right at the entrance of the market. If you’ve never experience Thai street food before, this is certainly a good spot to give it a try! Indeed, the night market showcases the most popular Thai street food items including: spicy fish cakes, grilled skewers, northern-style sausages, exotic fruits and even deep-fried insects for the most adventurous. Phuket weekend market is a place well-appreciated by visitors and local alike. As such, the place can easily get crowded. If you wish to experience a more tranquil shopping experience, Karon beach shopping with its Karon Temple Market is a great alternative.
Tip: if you are driving, head to Phuket weekend market early, as the parking tends to get full very fast.
Phuket Weekend market is located 35 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 Weekend market, Chaofa Road, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83000, Thailand