Phuket City Tour: Karon View Point, Big Buddha, Wat Chalong | La Vacanza Travel

Phuket City Tour: Karon View Point, Big Buddha, Wat Chalong

Duration: 5 hours
Destination: Thailand, ภูเก็ต, Phuket
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  • 5 hours
  • Phuket
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

As the tour name suggests this is an ideal opportunity to familiarize yourself with your holiday island and take in the islands natural beauty as we drive along the beach roads through Patong, Karon, Kata and Rawai. For fabulous photo opportunities we will stop at the Karon viewpoint and cultural sights such as the sacred buddhist temple of Phuket Wat Chalong.

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.

• A lot of stops for photos with breathtaking views about Phuket 
• The opportunity to see 5 beaches in one day: Patong, Kata, Karon, Nai Harn, Rawai
• Big Buddha, spiritual site with breathtaking views of the island
• Wat Chalong, Phuket's most famous & beautiful monastery
• Great perspective over the city at the Karon viewpoint
• Learn more about Thai culture and traditions. 
• Admire the charming historic streets of Phuket Town

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Sun Leisure World, The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa Patong Phuket Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road Kathu, ตำบลป่าตอง phuket, ภูเก็ต 83150, Thailand

08:00 Hours(Morning Tours)/13:00(Afternoon Tours) Hours - Pick up time at Patong, your pick up time may be early if you stay far from Patong, Or May be around 08:30 if you stay at Karon and Kata. Meet us to get picked up or we will start our Tours from here and pick up other guest around Patong to Visit Karon View Point, We will also pick up our guest at Kata and Karon.
Travel time to Karon View Point is 30-60 minutes depending upon the traffic condition
Please note that our timing may be different depending upon the traffic conditions.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Karon Viewpoint, 4233 Karon, Karon, Phuket 83100 Thailand

09:00 Hours -(Morning Tours) /14:00 - (Afternoon Tours) Hours : Depart from your hotel. Visit Karon View Point - visit the point to admire the panoramic view from the top of the hill. Views of Kata Noi, Karon beaches, and Kata Yai are easily available from this spot. Locally called as Khao Saam Haad meaning Three Beaches Hill, Karon Viewpoint is the most photographed location in Phuket and is an iconic vista featuring sparkling blue sea, snow-white surf, white-sand beaches, the nearby exotic island Koh Pu, and the deep green hues of Phuket’s hillsides. Karon viewpoint is a must visit place in Phuket.
Next we will go to see Big Buddha an iconic attraction at Phuket - Travel time may vary from 20 -40 minutes depending upon the traffic condition.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Big Buddha Phuket, Soi Yot Sane 1, Chaofa West Road, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83100 Thailand

10:00 Hours (Morning Tours), 15:00 Hours (Afternoon Tours) : Big Buddha Phuket - is one of the most important and revered landmarks on the island. The huge image sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata and, at 45 metres tall, can be seen from as far away as Phuket Town and Karon Beach.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), 70 Moo 6 Chao Fah Tawan Tok Road, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000 Thailand

11:00 Hours(morning Tours) or 16:00 Hours (Afternoon Tours): Then visit Wat Chalong, Phuket’s most beautiful and renowned monastery. It enshrines the gilt statues of monk-hero Luang Pho Chaem and his assistant Luang Pho Chuang, both much revered by local people because of their roles in quelling the miner rebellion in 1876.
Next we will go to visit Cashew Nut Factory to experience local farming of cashew nut which will take 15 minutes

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Old Phuket Town, Thalang Road, Talat Yai, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000 Thailand

12:15 Hours(morning Tours) or 17:15 Hours (Afternoon Tours)Its a Sino-Portuguese Town, You can see the Baba community's heritage in Phuket's Old Town, especially in its architecture, commerce, clothes, and way of life. The core of the Old Town essentially is made up of 5 roads and several sois (small streets): Rasada Rd, Phang Nga Rd, Thalang Rd, Dibuk Rd, and Krabi Rd.
You can have lunch here and we will send you back to your pick up places after this location. So get ready to grab some food.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Sun Leisure World, The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa Patong Phuket Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road Kathu, ตำบลป่าตอง phuket, ภูเก็ต 83150, Thailand

13:15 Hours(morning Tours) or 16:15 Hours (Afternoon Tours)we will be back to our location in around 45 minutes to 60 minutes time, Guest staying at Old Town Phuket will get to hotels first, Karon and Kata will get a drop on the way and Patong and our our office meeting point drop will be the last one, So depending upon your location you will get the drop at your hotel with good memories and nice history of Phuket, See you again with other experience.
Please note that our timing may be different depending upon the traffic conditions.

Inclusions
  • Sightseeing tour by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Professional guide.
  • Hotel pickup & drop off (please select the correct pickup area during booking)
  • Entry/Admission - Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
  • Entry/Admission - Big Buddha Phuket

Exclusions
  • Personal expenses.
  • Lunch.
  • Gratuities
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please wait at Hotel Lobby 15 minutes before the time specified on this voucher to start.
  • Any late from your side may be re-allocated to a later time if available, Otherwise this will be auto canceled with charge 100%.
  • Driver can be late by 15-30 Minutes due to Traffic or any unwanted clauses.
  • You can Show either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity to our Guide.
  • We are SHA Plus certified. ​ A certificate awarded to an organisation proving that they have approved Covid-19 health and preventative protocols in place and that 70% or more of all employees have been fully vaccinated.
  • Minimum 2 pax is required to start for Join Tour, we might cancel the tour with full refund or bring you forward to the next schedule if minimum travelers not meet.
  • 48 hours is needed to arrange for tour with special language other than English, we have the right to cancel with full refund if booking is made less than 48 hours
  • When visiting temples visitors should ensure they are suitably dressed. No short pants or sleeveless tops, as a general rule knees and shoulders should be covered
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Departure Point

Sun Leisure World, The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa Patong Phuket Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road Kathu, ตำบลป่าตอง phuket, ภูเก็ต 83150, Thailand
Traveler pickup is offered
Free Door To Door Pick up for our tours at the following locations with NO CHARGE - Patong District area (3 KM radius area) with namely Patong Beach, Kata Beach & Karon Beach. Please select the correct pick up area during booking of your hotel location is at different beaches.

You can also join our tours at PHUKET Meeting Points - Phuket Sandbox By Sun Leisure World, The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa Patong Phuket Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road Kathu, Pa Tong, phuket, Phuket 83150, Thailand


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

5 hours


User's Reviews

kazabell

24 May, 2024

Amazing value - my husband & I agree we can't recommend this tour highly enough! Daisy was very knowledgeable, answering our questions & guiding us through every stop (instructions were clear). John was a very safe & conpetent driver. This is a must for 1st time phuket visitors. My only suggestion would be to allow more time in Phuket Old Town - otherwise immensely enjoyable!

A-Bychkova

23 May, 2024

This was a good day trip do that is great value. You get to see the big Buddha, Karon view point, some temples, and old Phuket. The temples were lovely, but a boring as nothing is really happening there. The tour guide was great and really funny, and always there to offer taking photos.

Thibault_L

23 May, 2024

The visits were well picked, we went to some of the best spots near Phuket in an afternoon, it was very good. The team was very friendly and helped when needed, definitely recommend!

bencanpeycoco

22 May, 2024

My daughter and I took the afternoon tour. Pickup by our guide Daisy and Mr. Johnny was timely. We were offered water throughout the experience as it was extremely warm. The tour was just the right amount of time. Daisy gave us some back story of each stop, and that was helpful. Thank you Daisy and Mr. Johnny!

Lesley_B

20 May, 2024

Daisy our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable of the areas we visited. The Big Buddha was amazing to see up close. I wished I had done the tour earlier in our trip as I would have went back to spend more time in Old Phuket Town.

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