The sun may set on Phuket’s beaches, but the fun continues with its bustling night markets after dark! These lively havens offer a treasure trove of finds, delicious street food, and a chance to immerse yourself in the island’s vibrant culture. Whether you’re seeking trendy fashion or unique souvenirs, there’s a perfect night market waiting to be discovered.

Chillva Market

For a young and energetic vibe, head to Chillva Market. This trendy market boasts a unique feature: permanent shops housed in repurposed shipping containers! Alongside these cool spaces, explore stalls offering handcrafted items, stylish clothing, and delicious food. Be entertained by local acts, talent shows, and live music performances.

Naka Weekend Market

Prepare to be overwhelmed (in the best way possible) at the Naka Weekend Market, also known as Phuket Weekend Night Market — located an easy drive from SAii Laguna Phuket, one of the finest hotels in Laguna, Phuket. This massive market is Phuket’s largest, offering endless rows of stalls overflowing with everything from clothing and souvenirs to local handicrafts and electronics.

Malin Plaza

Malin Plaza, a newer addition to Phuket’s night market scene, has quickly become a local favourite. This market cleverly combines shopping with a diverse culinary experience, offering a variety of delicious food stalls alongside its retail offerings. Indulge in tasty street food or a delicious sit-down meal while browsing unique souvenirs, clothing, and local crafts.

The Phuket Indy Market

Image via Wikimedia Commons – Sharon Hahn Darlin, Night Market, Phuket, Thailand, 4 January 2022 – 02, CC BY 2.0

For a unique shopping experience, head to The Phuket Indy Market. Located off the beaten path, this market focuses on independent vendors, offering a refreshing alternative to the usual market fare. Explore a curated selection of trendy clothes, stylish shoes, unique accessories, and handcrafted goods.