location & map
Phuket Island is located off the west coast of Kra Isthmus, 890km south of Bangkok. The island is 50km long and 21km at its widest point. Connected to Thailand’s Phang Nga province by a bridge, Phuket is surrounded by the Andaman Sea, which joins the Indian Ocean to the south.
Phuket is just over 1½ hours by air from Bangkok and is serviced by direct flights from Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Perth and Tokyo. Allow 12 hours to reach Phuket by car from Bangkok.
Situated above Pansea Beach on the west coast of Phuket Island, Amanpuri is a 30-minute, 25km drive from Phuket airport. Complimentary private limousine transfers to and from the airport are offered to guests.