Welcome to Phuket Town


Today, the Old Town is a testament to Phuket's history, but it's also the island's hipster heart, attracting artists and musicians in particular, which has led to noticeable gentrification. Century-old hôrng tăa·ou (shophouses) and homes are being restored, vibrant street art is popping up and it can feel like every other building is now a fashionable polished-concrete cafe.

But Phuket Town remains a wonderfully refreshing cultural break from the island's beaches (easily reached by sŏrng·tăa·ou). Wander down streets lined with distinctive Sino-Portuguese architecture, arty coffee shops, experimental galleries, boutique hotels and incense-cloaked Chinese Taoist shrines, before sampling the island's most authentic Phuketian cuisine and Phuket Town's very local bar scene.


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$15.58 Tours & Sightseeing

Phuket Introduction City Sightseeing Tour

Phuket town offers an interesting mix of architecture including Sino-Portuguese. This town has been the backdrop for many western movies as it is said to be very similar to Indochina.

$10.51 Private & Custom Tours

Private Customized Tour of Phuket by SUV or Minivan

You will be collected from your Phuket hotel by your driver at approximately 9am.Starting with the Phuket View Point, take in the view of the 3 famous beaches Kata, Karon and Patong. Visit Promthep Cape with the magnificent view of the southern offshore islands and the perfect half moon bay.Head out to visit Big Buddha which is built from White Marble on top of the hill and a then pay a visit to Wat Chalong, the most reverend temple on the island. Now it time for a leisurely drive around Phuket town and its Sino-Portuguese historic buildings built by late 19th-century.After your chosen duration, you will be delivered back to your hotel safely, with good knowledge of the city.The above is a suggested itinerary. You can amend this however you wish to see the sites you want to see.

$126.88 Day Trips & Excursions

Phang Nga Bay Deluxe Tour to James Bond and Hong Island from Phuket

Get picked up from your hotel in Phuket Town, Patong, Karon or Kata Beach by shared minivan. Start your full-day trip with a coffee or tea at Phuket Island Hopper Pier on Koh Siray and depart by speedboat to Phang Nga Bay. Phang Nga Bay is filled with more than 100 islands and rocky, limestone outcrops jutting high out of the emerald green sea. First stop will be at Koh Hong, which is an uninhabited island, except for the birds, white-faced gibbons and giant monitor lizards that can often be spotted on the main white sand beach. Its interior is home to a large lagoon to which its Thai name 'Hong' refers. This is best accessed at low tide by kayak, as the diminishing water level makes its color change drastically from a deep emerald green to a clear turquoise. Cruise further to James Bond Island, the highlight of your tour. With its signature rocky pinnacle, it has been a major attraction ever since it was featured in the 1974 Bond movie 'The Man with the Golden Gun.' Luckily it is under National Park protection and as a result no boats are allowed to go too close to the island. The best way to view James Bond Island is from the small beach on Khao Phing Kan. Khao Phing Kan is a very high leaning rock that has some small caves inside. It’s pretty amazing and fun to check them all out. On its crowded eastern beach, there are stalls and stands selling knick-knack souvenirs, mostly made from shells and woods. Visit Diamond Cave and the mangrove forest at Panak Island with your guide and explore the mysterious hearts of the island. The tour includes a Thai style lunch at the charming Panyee Island, a nearby Muslim fishing village on stilts. You will have the opportunity to see daily life of a community unchanged over time. Finish your day on a secluded beach at Lawa Island or Naka Island (depending on the tides). You will have time to relax on the beach and top off your tan or go swimming. You will then be returned to your hotel to share the photos of your unforgettable trip with your loved ones. Itinerary: 07:30 - 08:00: Hotel pickup in Phuket08:00 - 09:00: Welcome drink & instructions at Phuket Island Hopper Pier09:00 - 10:00: Depart from Phuket Island Hopper Pier to Phang Nga Bay10:00 - 11:00: Explore the Mangrove forest & Diamond Cave at Panak Island11:00 - 12:00: Sightseeing at James Bond Island12:00 - 13:30: Lunch on Panyee Island (Sea Gypsy Village)13.30 - 15.00: Padding and Exploring Hong Island (Canoe)15:00 - 16:00: Enjoy swimming and relaxing at Naka Island16:00 - 16:30: Cruise back to Phuket Island Hopper Pier16:30 - 17:00: Transfer to hotel

$23.33 Transfers & Ground Transport

Ao Nang to Phuket by Ao Nang Princess Ferry

Save time in Thailand with an express transfer from Ao Nang to Phuket by Ao Nang Princess ferry through the Andaman Sea. Meet at Nopparat Thara pier in Ao Nang at least 30-minutes before scheduled departure or get conveniently picked up from your hotel in Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Ao Nam Mao, Klong Muang and Tubkaek Beach. The exact pick-up time will be confirmed by email after you have made the booking. The easy, fast, and safe journey can be booked up to 14 hours before departure and needs only a short stop-over at Railay Beach which is required to pick up/drop off other transferring guests. Take advantage of daily departures and a convenient drop-off directly at Rassada Port in Phuket from where you can enjoy a transfer to your hotel in Phuket Town, Patong, Kata, Karon, Chalong, Kamala, Naihan, Rawai, Phanwa Cape, Bangtao, Surin and Nai Yang by shared minivan. Transfer with us will be relaxed and stress free with emergency assistance when you need it. Sit back in air-conditioned comfort, enjoying views of Thailand's beautiful landscapes.

$100 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private City Tour with lunch

Pick up at the lobby from hotelVisit Phuket view point 3 beaches. View Point,one of the most tourist attractions, overlooking of Kata Beach, Kata Noi, and karon beach with the great panoramic views.Visit the largest temple of Phuket, Chalong Temple. This is where stands the cast statue of Luang Por Cham, who helped the people of Phuket put down the Ahngyee,or Chinese Coolie, Rebellion in 1876 during the reign of Rama V. There are also statues of Luang Por Chuang Por Chuang,and Luang Por Gluam,other monks, who were abbots of the temple during later times, and who are the objects of respect and recipients of offerings by Phuket people generally.Free time lunch 1 hr.  Shoping Center: Free Time 1 hrs.Visit the Sino-Portuguese House in Phuket Town. The beginning of the tin the 19th century that are still well preserved. The architectural style, typical of the region, is described as Sino-PortugueseArrive back at your hotel with remarkable trip

$90 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Exclusive Phuket Sightseeing Tour with Lunch

Suggested itinerary  for  Private Phuket Explore Tour in Phuket Island , sightseeing tour in Phuket with the insider. * Pick up at the lobby from hotel * Visit Phuket view point 3 beaches. View Point,one of the most tourist attractions, overlooking of Kata Beach, Kata Noi, and karon beach with the great panoramic views.* Visit the largest temple of Phuket, Chalong Temple. This is where stands the cast statue of Luang Por Cham, who helped the people of Phuket put down the Ahngyee,or Chinese Coolie, Rebellion in 1876 during the reign of Rama V. There are also statues of Luang Por Chuang Por Chuang,and Luang Por Gluam,other monks, who were abbots of the temple during later times, and who are the objects of respect and recipients of offerings by Phuket people generally.* Free time lunch , enjoy Thai Buffet Lunch *Shopping Center: Free Time 1 hrs.*Visit the Sino-Portuguese House in Phuket Town. The beginning of the tin the 19th century that are still well preserved. The architectural style, typical of the region, is described as Sino-Portuguese*Arrive back at your hotel with remarkable trip/ Tour will be arranged based on private tour with Private English Guide, Lunch and Insurance included