Phuket FantaSea, the only cultural theme park on the island, is designed to showcase Thailand's exotic heritage and classic Thai traditions using advanced cutting-edge technology.
Delve into Thailand's exotic myth, mystery, and magic as you explore the ideal all-in-one entertainment venue.
Featuring extravagant cultural shows, a Thai nighttime cultural theme park atmosphere, shopping in the Festival Village, and dining in the Golden Kinnaree Buffet Restaurant, Phuket FantaSea is inspired by Thailand's rich and exotic heritage and presents Thai culture and tradition in a unique and captivating manner.
Owing to the world-class technology it employs, it has become a key attraction not just in Phuket but the whole of Thailand.
The theme park is designed to demonstrate Thailand’s exotic heritage and classic Thai traditions using advanced cutting-edge technology and special effects.
The goal is to acquaint the people with Thailand's spellbinding charm and beauty in a way that is not just modern and advanced but also fun to consume.
About the FantaSea Park
The park is spread out in a wide 30-acre area. The park's three major attractions make it so popular among locals and tourists.
1. Festival Village
It is the most happening shopping street in Phuket. A stroll here would take you through Thailand’s architectural history.
Each facade of the festival village offers a unique shopping experience to the visitors.
You can buy high-quality and locally-sourced silk, leather, handicrafts, ceramics, jewelry, souvenirs, and quirky elephant articles from 15 different shops.
The festival village street is home to the Kamalan people; hence, you get to experience a warm welcome reflective of Thailand’s legendary hospitality.
Here, you get to witness highly-skilled villagers demonstrating a range of traditional arts and crafts. In addition, you can enjoy watching cultural parades, pageants, street shows, and elephant rides.
The vast cavern of Hanuman’s Lair is full of surprises and games, exclusively for the kids. This trickster king of the monkeys promises fun and excitement for everyone.
You can enjoy a sumptuous meal at Pier restaurant and have a good drink in the beer garden.
2. Golden Kinnaree
It is the world's grandest Thai and International Buffet restaurant with a 4,000-seat dining facility.
Here mythical Kinnarees, half-bird and half-woman of legendary beauty and graciousness look after their guests like proverbial kings.
The restaurant employs some of Thailand’s best chefs. You can enjoy a sumptuous feast of Royal Thai dishes and delicacies from popular international cuisines amidst a mystical Himmaphan forest setting.
The grand restaurant has a wide range of facilities to host banquets, conferences, corporate meetings, and theme parties, all in a one-of-a-kind atmosphere of Thai mythology.
The buffet timings are from 6 pm to 9 pm.
3. Fantasy of a Kingdom
It is a Las-Vegas style Thai Culture & Illusion theatrical spectacle featuring over 150 casts and 44 elephants.
It is an audio-visual extravaganza that incorporates Thai culture with magical illusions.
The show uses 4-D in-theatre effects, aerial ballet, acrobatics, indoor pyrotechnics, special effects, elephant performances, and stunts to create a theatrical masterpiece guaranteed to thrill the visitors.
The visitors are taken on a journey through Thai history, across its various regions, exotic songs, and dances that make the kingdom so dazzlingly attractive.
Mythology is demonstrated through the acrobatic antics of Hanuman and his monkey warriors or the exquisite movements of the beautiful Kinnarees.
How to Reach FantaSea Park?
Location: 99 M3 Kamala Kathu Phuket 83150 Thailand
Phuket FantaSea is located on Kamala Beach, 9 KM from Patong Beach. It is easily accessible from all central locations in Phuket.
The park also offers an in-house transfer service.
To avail of the service, you have to make a reservation on +66 76 385 111 or +66 76 680 888.
The service is both for pick-ups and drop-offs. The drop-off service begins after the show has ended.
After the show, the Transfer Service leaves approximately every 10 minutes until midnight.
Park Operating Days and Hours
Phuket FantaSea Cultural Theme Park is open every day except Thursday. If Thursday falls on a public holiday, the park may be open as usual.
The park remains open from 17:30 to 23:30.
So, if you are planning to visit Phuket anytime soon, do visit the FantaSea park to get amazed by Thailand’s exotic Myth, Mystery, and Magic. Unlock your imagination and immerse yourself in the Thai fantasy.
The price for a Phuket Fantasea show varies depending on the package and seating, but it is typically around 1,800-3,000 THB per person.
The show times for Phuket Fantasea are usually at 9:00 PM every day except Thursday.
The Phuket Fantasea show has received mixed reviews from visitors. While some have praised the elaborate stage production, stunning visual effects, and skilled performers, others have criticized the show for being too commercialized and culturally inaccurate. It is recommended to read reviews and watch videos of the show before deciding to attend.
Yes, you can have dinner with the Phuket Fantasea show. The show offers a dinner package that includes a buffet-style dinner before the show. The dinner starts at 6:00 PM, and the show starts at 9:00 PM. It is advisable to book in advance as these packages can sell out quickly.
You can book tickets for the Phuket Fantasea show through the official website or through various third-party travel websites. It is recommended to book in advance as the show can be very popular, especially during peak tourist season.
Carnival Phuket Fantasea is a themed shopping and dining complex located near the Phuket Fantasea show. It features a range of restaurants, souvenir shops, games, and rides, all designed to replicate a carnival atmosphere. Visitors can enjoy these attractions before or after the show, making it a popular destination for tourists.
You can buy tickets for the Phuket Fantasea show through the official website or through various third-party travel websites. It is advisable to book in advance as the show can be very popular, especially during peak tourist season. You can choose from a range of ticket packages, including standard show tickets, show tickets with dinner, and VIP tickets. The price of the tickets may vary depending on the package you choose.
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Cindy quit her 9 to 5 job to pursue her passion for exploring mesmerizing locations in Thailand. She has been living here for the past 5 years now and through Thailand Nomads, she shares her experiences and insights about the must-visit places in Thailand.