Learn the martial art of Muay Thai
Classes run at the Lam Sai Village hotel, and you can book training and accommodation packages by the week or the month. Both private training and group courses are offered.
Expect to sweat a lot and push your fitness levels to the max. While some come to train and prepare for fights, others sign up simply to get fit and lose weight – classes are tailored accordingly.
Lana Willocks is a freelance writer from Canada based in Phuket. Her love affair with Thailand began on a university exchange programme in Bangkok, then she returned to Phuket on the auspicious date of 9-9-1999 and never left.