Big Buddha Jungle Trekking with Lunch in Phuket

Day Trips & Excursions in Thailand

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from$40.32
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You experience an exclusive hiking/trekking adventure in Phuket. Jungle hiking/trekking begins on the green slopes of Kata, where Big Buddha sits. You then arrive at Phuket’s Big Buddha. This program is ideal for people who like to hike, though this hike/trek is considered to be difficult.  You will enjoy the flora and fauna of the rain forest and enjoy breathtaking views. After touring the area around Big Buddha, we visit the biggest Buddhist Temple in Phuket - Wat Chalong.  Tuesday's Program - hiking tour - visits an organic farm and has lunch with a choice of many organic foods Friday's and Saturdays's Program - trekking tour - return to CC's Hideaway for a delicious lunch from a selection of CC's Healthy menu
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: CC's Eco Tours, Karon, PhuketStart point is at CC's Hideaway Hotel. Tuesday's Program, you will meet your guide at 10:00 am, CC’s Hideaway. Friday's Program, you will meet your guide at 9:00 am, CC’s Hideaway. Before starting your program, you sign the liability waiver, receive program instructions, get raincoats (if needed) and bottled water.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Big Buddha Phuket, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket• Then you head to the jungle to begin your 50 minute hike or 95 minute trek. • Explore the jungle on a 1.2 m (2 km) hike or 2.5 m (4 km) trek • Learn about the diverse plants, trees and wildlife that make their home in this habitat. • Catch a glimpse of the monkeys hanging from the trees and other jungle animals. When you reach the top of the hill you will then • Stop for a short break at the observation point where you will have an amazing view of Karon beach • Enjoy fresh coconut water and Thai seasonal fruits Head to the Big Buddha • You will arrive at the Big Buddha Statue where our tour guide will give you a private tour • Receive blessings from the monks (an optional activity, donations welcomed) Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), Chalong, Phuket Town, PhuketWat Chalong • Take the shuttle bus to Wat Chalong, the largest Buddhist temple in Phuket. • Learn about the history of Buddhism and Phuket. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: WeCafe ChoafaTuesday's Program visits an organic farm and sees first-hand the organic farming techniques used. Have a delicious lunch featuring many of the organic greens grown on the farm Duration: 45 minutesStop At: CC's Eco Tours, Karon, PhuketEnd point. Friday's Program return to CC's Hideaway to enjoy a delicious lunch of CC's healthy menu items • Return to your hotel between 1:30 and 2:00 pm Duration: 45 minutes

What’s included

  • Beverages, bottled water, lunch and snacks
  • Professional guide
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off in the Kata, Kata Noi, Karon area
  • Entry/Admission - CC's Eco Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Big Buddha Phuket
  • Entry/Admission - WeCafe Choafa

What’s not included

  • Transfer fees for locations outside the Kata, Kata Noi, Karon areas
  • Please contact hotel at 076-333-222 to confirm transfer fees

Highlights

  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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