Uncover Phuket’s rich cultural heritage with an insightful evening tour. Wander through the island’s historic quarters, admiring Chinese and Sino-Portuguese architecture and popping in to a colourful fruit market. Sip a sunset cocktail at a scenic viewpoint before wrapping up the night at a popular local restaurant.
Phuket Heritage - Evening
You will be picked up at 15:00. Take a closer look at Phuket’s rich cultural heritage with a unique evening tour.
Start with a visit to the island’s historic quarters, where a delightful mix of old and new buildings can be found. See Phuket’s oldest Chinese shrine, learning about the Chinese migrants who came to the island in the 19th century to work in the tin mines. Continue past Sino-Portuguese buildings which attest to the island’s past as a key stop on the Asian trading routes. There is also a chance to visit a colourful fruit market where locally-grown tropical fruits are sold.
Following this insightful walking tour, return to the car and drive to the summit of Rang Hill. Enjoy sweeping views of the town, seeing the heritage buildings from a different point of view. A refreshing cocktail and light snack will be served at this scenic location.
The tour comes to a close with dinner at Natural Restaurant. Set amid terraced gardens and kitted out with an eclectic blend of antiques, this popular local spot is an atmospheric place to enjoy a typical Thai dinner. (D)
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