Known for its pristine beaches and diverse marine life, Phuket is an ideal destination to view turtles in their natural habitat. The Green, Olive Ridley, Leatherback and Hawksbill turtles are the four species one will find in the Andaman Seas surrounding Phuket. The region’s coastal areas, in particular Phuket’s north-west coast and the provinces of Phang-nga are the main turtle nesting sites, while the Surin, Thai Muang and Similan national parks are some of the places that one can also see these ancient and endangered creatures. Those looking to discover the wonders of this island paradise can stay at a luxury Phuket resort such as Anantara Phuket, Thailand. The resort with its luxury Phuket villas, also provides the very best in facilities and services, offering a truly memorable holiday by the sea.