Option 2 Overview
⦿ Date: Saturday, March 23rd 2024 Duration: 6 hours
⦿ As Thailand’s largest island, Phuket boasts 862 kilometres of tropical allure. Our guided half-day tour is your gateway to discovering some of its stunning beauty.
⦿ The adventure kicks off with a scenic drive to our first stop – Wat Chalong Temple. This sacred site is revered for housing a fragment of a bone of the Buddha, and its history is intertwined with healing traditions. Former abbots were famed for their expertise in herbal medicine, and the Viharn showcases statues of these revered monks adorned with gold leaf, a testament to the local people’s deep respect.
⦿ Next, brace yourself for the breathtaking panoramic views at Promthep Cape, the southern tip of the island overlooking Nai Harn Beach. Amidst the beauty, discover an elephant shrine symbolising wisdom and strength in Buddhist teachings. The adventure peaks at the iconic Big Buddha marble statue, where resident monks offer their blessings to visitors, creating a spiritually enriching experience.
⦿ After soaking in the island’s natural and cultural wonders, enjoy leisure time to wander through the charming Phuket Old Town. A living testament to Phuket’s rich history, the Old Town has evolved into the island’s hipster hub, attracting artists and musicians, creating a vibrant atmosphere of cultural fusion and creativity.
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✓ Entrance Fees
✓ Comfortable shoes are advised.