15 days VISA On ARRIVAL facility is available for 19 countries (Including India) and documents required are
• PP with 2 blank pages and 6 month validity.
• Return air ticket
• Hotel receipt details during stay( They will spell hochel)
• 2 Photographs (Check Thailand visa photo)
• Carry 10000 Thai baht as cash (1 Thai Baht is 2.35 INR during the trip) per person or 20000 Thai Baht for family.
Ideal place to stay is near Patong beach. It cost me 1500 INR/day including complimentary breakfast (American style). For vegetarian food lot of restaurants are available in Patong. Bikes are available for rent at Patong, though I did not try that.
Phuket is destination for other activities like Four Island tour, Golden Buddha, Chill out at Patong &Freedom beach, Jung Ceylon shopping center, Walk in Bangla Street etc.