1. Phuket: Rum Distillery and Old Town Tour with Tastings
If you’re looking for a tour in Phuket that mixes sightseeing with a taste of some classic Thai spirits, you’re in for a treat on this half-day adventure. Walk through Phuket Old Town, then head to a local distillery for a guided visit and tasting. Your trip begins with pickup directly from your accommodation. Board a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle and head to the first stop: Khao Rang Viewpoint. Famously known for its sweeping views of the island, marvel at the scenery and snap photos of 360-degree views. Continue on to Phuket Old Town, a quaint and charming area built and preserved in colonial style. Wander along the colorful and most popular shopping streets, spotting vendors, shophouses, and more. Stop at Soi Soon Utis for a quick coffee break at Sri the Shophouse (costs not included) before continuing along the town streets for more souvenir and window shopping. Later, make your last stop of the day at Chalong Bay Distillery. At the distillery, go on a 30-minute guided tour of the facilities. Learn about the intricate processes of making the distillery’s signature spirits and marvel at the locals’ craftsmanship. Taste their signature mojito and sugarcane juice before the end of your visit.