Guided tour

Phuket: Peranakan Evening Food Walking Tour

Activity provider: A Chef's Tour

Phuket: Peranakan Evening Food Walking Tour

Activity provider: A Chef's Tour
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From US$ 53.66 per person

Journey into Phuket Old Town's Peranakan food history and taste your way through the Chinese and Malay influences on food and drink on this delicious food walking tour.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste more than 14 Phuketian drinks and snacks highlighting the island's flavors
  • Follow a foodie guide to lead you on your incredible culinary adventure
  • Spend hours discovering mouthwatering food and exploring Phuket Old Town
  • Treat your taste buds to new vibrant flavors such as gaeng som fish curry
  • Enjoy a small group limited to just eight guests for a more personal experience
Full description

Explore the unique cuisine of Phuket, a fusion of Chinese and Malay cultures called Peranakan. Hit up the drool-worthy eating and drinking spots around Phuket Old Town with a guide, a place bestowed with UNESCO status for its culinary history.

Wrap your chopsticks around sticky handmade fresh spring rolls, wok-fried mee hoon (noodles), Hokkien noodles peppered with delicate prawn wontons, and char sui barbecue pork.

Try spiced chicken curry puffs, gaeng som fish curry, and forget about mainland staples on this gastronomic island journey. Learn from your guide about the city's Portuguese townhouses and Chinese temples. Find secret gems around the Old Town and hear about the amulets seen often around the city.

Includes
  • All food, snacks, and soft drinks
  • Local guide
  • Guided walk through Phuket Town
  • Small group
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic drinks
Not suitable for
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians
  • People with food allergies
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Date

Meeting point

Your guide will be waiting just outside the Kuan im Teng Chinese temple along Soi Phutorn close to the city center. If you are traveling by bus from other parts of the island, many will bring you to Phuket's Central fresh market just a few minutes away. If you are traveling by taxi, it might be useful to give them the following address in Thai: ศาลเจ้าปุดจ้อ (เจ้าแม่กวนอิม) ที่อยู่: 289 ซอย ภูธร ตำบลตลาดเหนือ อำเภอเมืองภูเก็ต ภูเก็ต 83000

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Umbrella

Know before you go

  • This tour isn't suitable for people with severe allergies
  • There are no vegetarian or vegan options
  • The pork served is not halal
  • This tour runs rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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Walking Food Tour was amazing. Our host Nam was extremely knowledgeable and showed us the places where the locals eat and we were able to indulge in the delicious delicacies of Thailand as well as the delicious meals of the market places.Nam also made it lots of fun. Highly recommend but make sure you don’t eat for the day prior to the tour and try everything on offer. Thank you Nam❤️

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July 1, 2022

Product ID: 414868