Old Town, Fresh Market, Monk chat and Temples
Take this unique opportunity to visit the town of Takuapa where you will be able to learn more about the Thai people and their way of living. You can walk the old part of the town with your local guide and see the almost 200 year old houses, built in the traditional style of that period. Also, you can see the temples in the area and view the difference between a Buddhist and a Chinese temple. There is the chance to see how cookies (moon cake) are being made at the local bakery you can shop at the local market. The trip includes various places where the 2004 tsunami disaster is remembered and respect is made to those who lost their lives.
Tour details & availability:
Half day. English speaking guide.
Tour can be booked on request. Minimum 4 persons.
Tour starts at 04.30H and you will be back in your hotel by approximately 13.00H.
Trip Advisor quotes:
Zdenkavdb Sydney, Australia‘We were fortunate to have a wonderful guide, Boyd, he was so informative and did his very best to answer our questions about Thai culture and introduce us to some really delicious street food. A very special day for us.’
• Pick up from the hotel.
• Short stop fresh market.
• Offer food to monks.
• Sightseeing to the architecture of old town, groceries.
• Experience and taste Tim Sum.
• Visit Thai / Chinese Temples, Chinese Pharmarcy, taste fried banana.
• Monk Chat.
• Experience and taste roti.
• Depart back to the hotel.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: If you cancel a trip at least one day in advance we charge 5% handling fee. If you cancel on the tour date before the tour has started we charge 50%. If you don’t show up on the tour date we charge 100%.