Powdery sands and rolling verdant hills collide with sophisticated beachside accommodation at the ultra-luxurious Anantara Layan Phuket Resort and Layan Residences by Anantara, along with an unmissable view of the majestic Andaman Sea. Take in the gilded surroundings with hints of traditional Thai design before diving into the expansive opportunities the resort has to offer. Cast a line into the ocean on your doorstep, master Muay Thai with a professional trainer, or taste vintage wines paired with stunning cuisine and knowledge from the resort’s own wine gurus (own expense). Phuket itself is filled with vibrant adventures waiting for you, from bustling markets to mind-blowing street food and historic temples. After your rejuvenating vacation, glide off into the clouds with the island's only luxury helicopter charter – a wondrous experience from start to finish (own expense).