Discover three of Phang Nga’s most beautiful temples on a small-group tour and learn more about Thai culture. Visit the Dragon Cave Temple, which has a Hindu influence and features local herbal medicine made by monks, the Bang Rieng Pagoda, which combines Chinese, Jedi, and Thai influences, and Manisii Maha Tat Temple, home to the massive black statue of the monk Por Than Klai. This package also includes a lunch.
This tour of a hidden banyan tree forest makes for a fascinating day in southern Thailand. After a quick visit to a cashew nut factory, ride on a river kayak under the forest canopy then go sightseeing in Takua Pa Old Town by “songthaew” (truck taxi). Lunch plus pickup and drop-off from Khao Lak hotels are provided.
Venture out of Khao Lak to explore some of the best sights Phuket has to offer. Be amazed by the size of the Big Buddha and impressed by the intricate detailing of Chalong Temple. To gain an authentic insight into Phuket’s personality, a visit to the Old Town is a must! Discover the Sino-Portuguese architecture with stores, boutiques, cafes and restaurants dotted throughout this historical centre of Phuket. Immerse yourself into local traditions through a Thai dessert tasting .Shop premium duty free products and cheaper than most department stores. You will not want to miss out!
Thailand has such a rich cultural history that is waiting to be discovered by you! Let us show you some of the highlights of Thai culture which is kept alive through myths and stories that are passed down from generation to generation. Our tour guides will share with you stories as they take you to visit several temples on a day full of discovery.
A unique opportunity to visit Takuapa Old Town and to learn more about Thai people and their way of life. Walk through the streets in the old part of the town with a local guide to see the almost 200 year old houses that were built in the traditional style of that period. Visit temples in the area that show the difference between a Buddhist and a Chinese Taoist temple. You will have the chance to see how traditional cookies called, “Moon Cakes,” are made at a local bakery, and see what you can find at the local market. You also will visit the Saori Foundation is a women's workshop which develops its own textile designs after a Japanese monk showed tsunami survivors how to weave and earn a living.
Start your day at Takuapa Market before relaxing canoe cruise through the mangrove forest as you explore the wildlife and nature that surrounds you. Immerse yourself in local culture of the Old Town of Takua Pa by following your tour guide as they take you to a variety of sights and other landmarks showcase the rich history behind Takua Pa Old Town.