1. Thailand
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  3. Phuket
  4. Phuket City

Phuket Highlights: Small Group City Tour with Rum Cocktail

Product ID: 74470
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Explore the rich culture and beauty of Phuket Island on a full-day sightseeing tour. Learn about the Sino-Portuguese heritage of Phuket Town, and go to sights such as the Buddhist temple of Wat Chalong. End at a rum distillery to enjoy a rum cocktail.
About this activity
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Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Thai, English

Pickup included

Pickup from your hotel in Phuket.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the major highlights of Phuket Island in a small and intimate group
  • Get insider tips from a local guide
  • Learn about the Sino-Portuguese architecture of Phuket Town
  • Go to the most southwesterly point of Thailand to watch an amazing sunset
  • Enjoy a signature rum cocktail at a 100% organic rum distillery
Full description
Starting with a pickup from your hotel location on the island, the group will assemble in the Bang Tao beach area before departing at approximately 9 AM. Head first to Promthep Cape, the picturesque cape and lookout point known for its stunning sea views.

Next, arrive at the Wat Chalong temple and explore its three stories to see different Buddha statues on each level. Get a great view from the top floor, including of the Big Buddha statue on the summit of a nearby hill. Go to the iconic Big Buddha marble statue and watch the resident monks give their blessings to the visitors. The monument is entirely funded by offerings and you might want to leave your mark by purchasing a small slab of marble to have mounted on one of the temple's pillars.

The next stop will be at the old city of Phuket Town for a walking tour where you’ll stop at the local tourist office to hear about the history of the Sino-Portuguese architecture in the city. Enjoy a quick coffee break at a scenic viewpoint before you continue on your way to Rang Hill viewpoint, the well-known hilltop site with a park and terrace offering sweeping views of the town and offshore islands.

End the day with a visit to the local rum distillery in Chalong, where the rum is 100% organic. Try one of their refreshing signature cocktails before the drive back to your hotel when tour finishes around 5-6 PM.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Bottled water
  • A signature rum cocktail at the rum distillery
  • Entrance fees, local taxes, fees and handling charges
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch (at your own expense)
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
Know before you go
• There is a maximum limit of 12 people per booking
• There will be a stop for lunch at a local restaurant with beautiful bay views
• Due to its popularity among locals and tourists alike, the tour will not stop at Promthep Cape for its scenic sunset
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 22 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.3/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.7/5

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Phuket Let's Go

Product ID: 74470