Phuket Explorer

Discover the unique side of Phuket island with a full day outing that includes stops at a 100 year old Chinese mansion, Wat Chalong, and traditional cashew nut factory and rice farm house. Not to mention awe inspiring views over Chalong Bay with a visit to Phuket’s most important Big Buddha that sits on Nakkerd Hill.

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  • Discovering the unique side of Phuket with a full-day tour of its highlights
  • Cruising along the spectacular coastline of Phuket to Nakkerd Hill and the "Big Buddha"
  • Discovering the ins and outs of cashew production at a factory and enjoying snacks there
  • Learning about the influence of Chinese culture in Phuket and visiting a famous temple and mansion
  • Enjoying an authentic lunch of local food
  • Experiencing life in Phuket's countryside while visiting a traditional farmhouse to learn about rice and rubber cultivation
  • Watching specially-trained monkeys harvest coconuts and riding a buffalo cart through a rural landscape
  • Meals listed in the itinerary
  • Expert English-speaking local guide
  • Tours as mentioned and air-conditioned transfers
  • Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times
  • Service charges and government VAT tax

Depart from your hotel in the morning and take a ride along the spectacular Phuket coast where you will first visit Nakkerd Hill, where Phuket’s most important Big Buddha sits. From this high vantage point, enjoy a marvelous view over Chalong and southern Phuket before proceeding to Wat Chalong, Phuket’s most revered monastery. Discover the ins and outs of cashew production at a traditional cashew nut factory, and indulge your senses as you smell and taste these delicious snacks. Learn about the Chinese influence on Phuket at the oldest Chinese temple in town and at a 100-year-old Chinese mansion. Following an authentic local lunch at a nearby restaurant, spend the afternoon experiences life in the Phuket countryside. Here you will visit a typical farmhouse to learn about rice growing and rubber tapping at traditional Phuket plantations, witness monkeys in their natural habitat picking coconuts and also ride on a buffalo cart through the picturesque landscape!

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