Phuket’s blend of sunshine, green forests, white sands, blue waters and colourful culture make it one of the world’s most photogenic locations. Maybe you’re planning a trip here for the first time, or maybe if you’ve already visited and want to relive the experience, or maybe you live here and you just haven’t been outside for a while: we’ve compiled the best High Definition videos that feature Phuket and the nearby region, from music promos to special-effects videos, from stunning scenery to surfing. All the clips are playable from this page, and you can see more details by clicking through to the host video sites. These videos all have HD versions but you may have to select HD in the player settings first.
Phuket Island of Symphony – Saengthit Kamlangchai
This amazing time-lapse video by Thai photographer Saengthit Kamlangchai is the latest in a series that’s also featured Bangkok and Chiang Mai. This Phuket clip took 2 weeks to complete: 7 days to shoot and 7 days to edit.
I Got U – Duke Dumont
This very cool video for Duke Dumont’s club hit features some fantastic locations around Phuket, Koh Phi Phi and Phang Nga Bay – all delivered to cold European climes by virtual reality. The video has earned an astonishing 46 million views.
The Thanyapura Movie – Thanyapura Phuket
Here at Thanyapura we’re pretty proud of our own Thanyapura Movie, which was shot last year in the rainforest and mountain scenery at Thanyapura itself and around nearby Phang Nga Bay. You can view it in the player on our home page, but here’s another chance so see it if you haven’t already.
Torn Apart – Snoop Lion and Rita Ora
The rap artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg, now reborn in reggae as Snoop Lion, visited Phuket last year with British star Rita Ora, and while they were here they shot this music video around Cape Panwa and other parts of the island.[divider style=”thinfade”]
Phuket Breathing – Art Island
One of a series of striking impressionistic videos about Phuket created by Russian video team ArtIsland
Surfing Phuket 2012
A personal video review of a Phuket surfing season, featuring some great video shot with a surfboard mounted GoPro camera.
Four Go Wild in Phuket – Lyuba Denisova & Friends
With so many holiday videos out there on the web, it can be hard to stand out from the crowd – but these four travellers managed it with one of the more entertaining and most highly viewed Phuket party videos of recent years.[divider style=”thinfade”]
Wakeboarding in the Andaman Sea – Dominic Lagace
Professional wakeboarder Dominic Lagace in action behind a speedboat around Phuket.
Love from Phuket – JR Bazil
Last but not least is this beautiful video from videographer Jrbazil, with some nice sunrises and sunsets to close our list.
We’d love to hear what you think about any of these videos, and any favourite Phuket videos of your own.