Thalang District is situated on the northern side of Phuket Island. It was established in 1898 and it was the location of the old Phuket capital. History buffs, who want to see how Phuket looked like before the flourishing of the tourism industry, will definitely enjoy different parts of Thalang. It is simply a destination that favors any type of traveller. There is always something to do in Thalang district. Some people travel here to relax to its amazing beaches, others come here for the fun water sports activities and others looking for an amazing nightlife experience. Surprisingly every visitor leaves Thalang satisfied with all it has to offer.