Phuket Highlights: Small Group City Tour with Rum Cocktail

4.7 / 5

22 reviews

Phuket Highlights: Small Group City Tour with Rum Cocktail

From $177.06 per person

Explore the rich culture and beauty of Phuket Island on a full-day sightseeing tour. Learn about the Sino-Portuguese heritage of Phuket Town, and go to sights such as the Buddhist temple of Wat Chalong. End at a rum distillery to enjoy a rum cocktail.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 8 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Thai, English
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel in Phuket.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover the major highlights of Phuket Island in a small and intimate group
  • Get insider tips from a local guide
  • Learn about the Sino-Portuguese architecture of Phuket Town
  • Go to the most southwesterly point of Thailand to watch an amazing sunset
  • Enjoy a signature rum cocktail at a 100% organic rum distillery
Full description
Starting with a pickup from your hotel location on the island, the group will assemble in the Bang Tao beach area before departing at approximately 9 AM. Head first to Promthep Cape, the picturesque cape and lookout point known for its stunning sea views. Next, arrive at the Wat Chalong temple and explore its three stories to see different Buddha statues on each level. Get a great view from the top floor, including of the Big Buddha statue on the summit of a nearby hill. Go to the iconic Big Buddha marble statue and watch the resident monks give their blessings to the visitors. The monument is entirely funded by offerings and you might want to leave your mark by purchasing a small slab of marble to have mounted on one of the temple's pillars. The next stop will be at the old city of Phuket Town for a walking tour where you’ll stop at the local tourist office to hear about the history of the Sino-Portuguese architecture in the city. Enjoy a quick coffee break at a scenic viewpoint before you continue on your way to Rang Hill viewpoint, the well-known hilltop site with a park and terrace offering sweeping views of the town and offshore islands. End the day with a visit to the local rum distillery in Chalong, where the rum is 100% organic. Try one of their refreshing signature cocktails before the drive back to your hotel when tour finishes around 5-6 PM.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Bottled water
  • A signature rum cocktail at the rum distillery
  • Entrance fees, local taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch (at your own expense)
  • Personal expenses

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  • There is a maximum limit of 12 people per booking
  • There will be a stop for lunch at a local restaurant with beautiful bay views
  • Due to its popularity among locals and tourists alike, the tour will not stop at Promthep Cape for its scenic sunset
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 22 reviews

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The tour is well done, our guide Bee was great!

We were picked up punctually from our accommodation in the morning with a fresh Thai breakfast. Since there was only one other person besides us, our guide could explain everything to us in peace and take time to answer our questions. Lunch was delicious. Only in Phuket Old Town would I have liked to have had more time. Thanks to Bee for the wonderful day

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March 24, 2019

Our guide Goi and our driver, Wut were super nice and professional people. Goi was real informative, funny and good at English. Wut came with both sodas, water and cloths to cool off with. We also got a bag with chips and water. Don’t worry about walking around getting too hot - you switch between sitting in the ventilated car and visiting amazing viewpoints. Definitely recommend this trip to anyone!

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March 15, 2019

Excellent! A must do!

Had a fab day!! bird and his driver ( i cant remember his name) were the most helpful and lovely people iv ever met with ice cold refreshments all day Its a must do if travelling to phuket. Great day with with great sites, also food was lovely at the resturant they have everything from thai to international all freshly cooked with a great view as well!.. i would reccomend this highly and the cocktail in the rum factory at the end was a lovely bonus.. had loads of fun and lucky enough to have some lovely aussies on the tour to share it with us.

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June 27, 2018

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