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Simon Cabaret Show in Phuket
"Simon Cabaret show is one of Thailand's largest and most spectacular shows performed on a scale that would rival the shows of Las Vegas. You will be amazed by the fantastic sets and costumes in this one of a kind show in Phuket.Upon entering find your seat and feel free to order a drink (own expense) as glamorous ladyboys donning fantastically outlandish costumes perform a number of music and dance routines that will be sure to get the crowd in a good mood. After the show you will have a cha nothing can beat the famous Cabaret show. In the exclusive luxurious and intimate theater with state of the art sound and light equipment dazzling costumes and of course glamorous performers - this is a must see during your stay at Phuket."""Experience the ultimate extravaganza at the Phuket Simon Cabaret Show. An entertaining night not to be missed!
From THB794.00
Private Phuket Islands Tour: Hidden Treasures of Maphrao Bay
"The object of our daytrips is to move quietly through an area that enjoys a lifestyle unchanged in decades and longer while enjoying our very special pampering aboard the boat the “Pitta”. Thaphao IslandYour first stop after leaving Ao Chalong is Thaphao Island which is a nature lover’s paradise with beautiful forest walks where very old trees can be seen. For the fit some of the paths can be quite steep but if you prefer a more leisurely stroll you can always take a walk along the flats. Perhaps you will see Hornbill birds and many other species that can be heard
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Private Monkey Jungle Cruise: Phuket Day Eco Tour
"Floating Fish FarmsOur boat “Pitta” leaves from Chalong Bay at 9am as we head out to see authentic floating fish farms where you will have the opportunity to meet our local Sea Gypsies. These are genuine working fish farms which have been owned and operated for generations by traditional Thai Sea Gypsies. Here you will observe where the locals live and how they work.Thai VillagesDuring this trip we will also travel through Thai Villages were you can interact wi you will also get to see the damage and rebuilding from the result of the Tsunami in 2004. You will be able to observe the Kings Project which is based on rebuilding the Mangroves in Thailand. In the past over 40% of the mangroves were slashed for burning to manufacture charcoal but now this practice is no longer allowed and has since been banned.Mangrove Forest and The MonkeysWe then head off to the Mangrove Forest to see the monkeys. Offering a rare opportunity to see wild monkey’s in their natural habitat where they are free to swing from tree to tree and are always pleased when Captain Gordon arrives with his boat. From here you can paddle your own kayak or you can have one of the crew to paddle for you
From $602.00

Simon Cabaret Tips (14)

Simon Cabaret

If you wish to entertained by some lady boys, book yourself for the Simon Cabaret show during your stay in Phuket. There is a 7.30pm and a 9.30pm show.

THB600 will include an hour of entertaining show and include transfer if you stay at Patong Beach. There is a photo taking session with the lady boys for a tip after the show.

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Jun 23, 2007

Simon Cabaret

This is a Lady/Boy miming (lip sync) show.

Its a good show with great costumes and sets and is suitable for all ages.

If you want to get someone stirred a bit by the comedians buy VIP seats, they are not much dearer.

For something different and a bit of fun the show is well worth going to.

(See more photos and warning on Simon Cabaret Part 2)

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Aug 04, 2006

Simon Cabaret

If you have never been to a transvestite show then you must go to Simon Cabaret if you visit Phuket. All the show is mimed but the costumes are good and on the whole the show is entertaining.
You will be amazed by the Lady boys here and can pose with them for a photograph-for a price!

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Oct 21, 2003


A fantastic show, where the beautiful and very talented performers are not what they seem to be... Try to get VIP tickets, and you'll enjoy the show even more! ;-)
More pics in my Simon Cabaret Travelogue.

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Jan 13, 2003
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Simon Cabaret

An exciting night out with lots of music, dancing, singing and elaborate costumes. There are a variety of performances during the show, which is approximately one hour long, and you are promised a spectacular show! Get VIP seats so you are guaranteed a good view, and make sure your camera is charged up!!! Its a really good night out and only cost us 550 baht for transfers and VIP seating at the 7.30pm show, which appeared less crowded than the 9.30pm show

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Jan 29, 2007


This show is a must when you are in Phuket. For only 600BHT for a 1 hour show (including transfer if you stay at Patong beach), its worth it. I couldn't remember the last time I had such a good laugh. After the show, you can take pictures with the she-males for a tip.

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Dec 13, 2007

Simon Cabaret (Part 2!!)

I mainly did a second tip on Simon Cabaret so I could add more photos.

However there is a little bit of info that might help you when you leave the show.

The performers will all be waiting outside (on the right side) so you can have photos taken with them.

They are a greedy aggressive bunch of people and will try and get whatever they can out of you.

Its easy to avoid, just leave straight away and don't go over to them.

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Aug 12, 2006

Absolutely dire and very over priced

We were so excited to see this show on our first evening in Thialand.
However, With bad lip syncing, really poor choreography and timing by bored dancers. Sadly, I t reminded me of badly rehearsed school play.
The outfits were ok, as were the stage sets.
You get a free bottle of water, which I consumed out of boredom.
A really expensive hour of my life and holiday gone that I will never get back.
Avoid at all costs as it's nothing more than an over priced tourist rip off.
There are some beautiful lady boys and gorgeous ladies, but I'd suggest saving your hard earned cash and seeing them on Bangla Road in Patong.

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Went to simon caberet 9 years back as well. The show is pretty good and some of the "women" are really good looking.

After the show, they will be moving around so you can opt to take photos with them. I remembered them asking you for money should you want to take photos with them.

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Oct 24, 2007

Simon Cabaret

Ordered the tickets plus transport for THB550. For THB100more you can upgrade your seats.

So what seats did we get? The circle at level 2. Bird's eye view of the stage.

The upgrade brings you close to the stage at the lower level

May 25, 2009

Great outfits, great night

Had to confince hubby that yes they were all boys! Great costumes, bit of culture thrown in, some usual lady boy type show numbers (Tina Turner, not that there's anything wrong with that, hilarious!)

The make-up and effort into the outfits was outstanding.

If you had VIP seats and were near the aisle you had every chance of one of the lady's coming up and involving you in the show, see the photo attached!

After the show you have the opportunity (at a cost of course 100B) of having a photo taken with them. They are outside, with all the waiting cars and people, complete chaos. It's 100 for EACH lady though. So if you are having a photo taken with one and another one sneaks in, then you will have to pay her too, sorry that's the way it goes. You can argue about it, but good luck... Just have whoever is taking the photo to be REALLY quick!

If you don't want to get involved, then after the show, exit the theatre and turn LEFT. But if you have made it to the show and enjoyed the night, you may as get just one photo to show for it, even if it's one of you're big strong hubby with a lady boy dancer in sequins wrapped around him! hahaha!

You also get the added bonus of a free water in the cup holder of your seat on your arrival.

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May 03, 2008

Amateurs' Performance

One of the worst shows that I’ve seen. Most of them don’t know the songs, catch some words, fortunately they don’t sing, is just karaoke, they also don’t know how to dance, don’t move like professionals but like amateurs, without energy, dreadful choreography.
Some of them don’t look yet like real women, then it’s not so nice look them dancing with tight dresses or underwear.
The good things was the scenery and customs; diverse, and beautiful.
After the show some of them come outside to ask for pictures with them for Bath.100 per picture.

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Jun 13, 2006

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