Explore Old Town & Life of Fishermen, Phuket (3D2N)


Local Alike and KTC present wonderful trips under the concept of ‘Local is new luxury’, bringing you the finest local experience. Enjoy your trip with local communities and relax at top boutique hotels. Now, it is time to explore Phuket, known as the Pearl of the Andaman Sea. The large island is famous for both natural beauty and a full swing of lively entertainment. But only a few know that there is another island nearby where people still live a very traditional way of life among splendid natural surroundings.

Private Room
Private Bathroom
Electricity 24/7
Body Hygiene Kit
Air Conditioning
Seated Toilet
Wireless Internet
Cell Signal
Parking on Premise
  • - Support and service by Local Alike
  • - VIP minibus and local transport
  • - 7 meals
  • - 2 nights at boutique hotels
  • - Travel insurance with 1,000,000 THB coverage
USD per guest

9.00 a.m. Meet at Suvarnabhumi International Airport and check in at Bangkok Airways counters. 10.00 a.m. Fly to Phuket by Bangkok Airways, PG 275. 11.25 a.m. Arrive in Phuket. 11.40 a.m. Go to Blu Monkey Hub & Hotel, Pang-nga Road, by VIP van.

12.00 p.m. Have Phuket authentic lunch at Khrua N.C. Khun Taeo Restaurant. Khun Taeo, the owner, is Thai-Hokkian or BaBa. 1.00 p.m. Relax at Blu Monkey Hub & Hotel, a classy boutique hotel in Phuket Old Town. Enjoy nice facilities such as an outdoor swimming pool, shared lounge or have a drink at the coffee shop. 2.45 p.m. Explore Phuket Old Town and feel the charm of the city. 3.00 p.m. Visit Thai Hua Museum and learn the culture of Baba. The museum was the first Chinese Language School in Phuket, founded by the first generation of Chinese immigrants. The Sino-Portuguese building was built in 1934. • Taste a traditional Phuket dessert • Visit Sang Tham Shrine, a 120 year-old Chinese shrine, and worship Chinese deities. • Walk around Soi Maneerom, a short street which in those mining days was full of brothels and other ‘similar kinds of entertainment’, and enjoy street art. Then, visit a blacksmith’s house to try striking hot iron with a heavy hammer yourself. Blacksmith once was a very popular career in the tin-mining era. • Become a Baba chef, cooking stir-fried Hokkien noodle, one of the most famous authentic dishes of Phuket.

6.00 p.m. Enjoy dinner while listening to Guzheng music, Chinese classical music, at Baba House. 8.00 p.m. Go back to the hotel.

8.00 a.m. Have breakfast at Blu Monkey Hub & Hotel and pack your bags. 9.00 a.m. Travel to Chalong Pier. 10.00 a.m. Meet Rawai representatives waiting to welcome you at the pier. Then, head to the community by Hua Tong boat, a signature long-tail boat widely used in the Andaman Sea. 10.30 a.m. Arrive at Koh Lone or Lone Island Pier where you will see schools of tiny fish in the clear water. • Koh Lone was the first island among those off Phuket which was officially open for tourists. The island has beautiful surroundings and its people still live a simple way of life as Koh Lone has not been promoted much. 11.00 a.m. Grab some snacks before exploring how a fisherman lives. A local guide will show you how to catch fish with traditional fishing tools. You can also snorkel here if you want!

12.00 p.m. Enjoy yourself with fresh seafood lunch and the calming sounds of crashing waves. 1.00 p.m. Explore the beauty of Batik and try painting your own beautiful one. After that, try ‘Co’, a traditional Rawai dessert served with local herbal drinks. 3.00 p.m. Say goodbye and take some photos before leaving the island. 3.30 p.m. Arrive at Chalong Pier and then travel to Foto Hotel Phuket. 4.30 p.m. Enjoy your stay at Foto Hotel, a serene boutique hotel at Kata Beach where you can relax and get panoramic views at the rooftop Silhouette Pool and Playground.

6.00 p.m. Have wonderful dinner with a nice view of the Pearl of Andaman.

Relax at the hotel and enjoy the beach. 11.30 a.m. Pack your bags and check out. 12.00 p.m. Enjoy seafood lunch.

1.00 p.m. Visit Khun Mae Ju, the most famous souvenir shop in Phuket, where you can find plenty of local products such as chili paste and fish kidney curry. 3.00 p.m. Arrive at Phuket International Airport. 4.10 p.m. Fly to Suvarnabhumi International Airport by flight PG 909. 5.35 p.m. Arrive at Suvarnabhumi International Airport.

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