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Old Phuket Town

Thalang Road, Talat Yai, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Thalang Road, Talat Yai, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love this place - did the walking street market Sunday night - well worth it, clean and organised Retuned following day for some activities and food - great place Nice shops, lots of history

Thank Greendogz
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped by the Old Town in Phuket and enjoyed a cold drink. Lots of shopping, I though much of the stores were overpriced. Lovely old architecture.

Thank Lawriem1
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's a place full of history and cultural heritage. The houses along the road are old and filled with history and stories of Phuket. It's so quiet as compared with Patong. There are some coffee shops and restaurants operated in those old houses with vintage...More

Thank RonN28
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being in all king of markets they all look the same , but this one is different. The atmosphere is different the kind of tourists are different. There is a band playing in the street and artists sale their products. You don’t feel that...More

Thank Ricki M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a half daytrip with Laguna Tours to Phuket Town and were introduced to the Wat Chalong on the way. Going with a local English speaking guide was a hit. We have seen the town before but never heard about the history or...More

Thank Ester C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice street to stroll along which you will find much shops of souvenirs and handicraft, meanwhile catching some views of old houses...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty boring little town. Best thing is the Sunday night market open from 5-11pm. (Skip the other market that is open every day.) Some good bars and restaurants in the same area as the Sunday night market. You don’t need to spend anymore than a...More

Thank SteveDWS
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great old style location with plenty of character - probally better to go at night when markets on but we had lunch in town and the whole scene was great

Thank Kinkoona
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the old town last Sunday and had a lovely time walking around. Lots of goods and street food on display. Music and performers. Had some shaved ice in a shop on the high street. Bought a few souvenirs to take home for friends....More

Thank RobCarpenter
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old Phuket town was a typical Chinatown to me. Almost the same scenery of two-storey Chinese style shophouses along the road. Not much to do except museums for day time but there were night markets starting 5pm. Couldn't enjoy the night market though especially bcoz...More

Thank gabywhee
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Bonnie L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Kamlesh K | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Definitely worth a try. The Company we did it with was called Flying Hanuman. It does require some physical stamina but not that much. They also do a video for you which is slightly expensive but definitely worth... More
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Bonnie L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Suzanne S | Reviewed this property |
hi phuket old town as lots of local museums to visit on a sat and sun evening the main road is shut down to traffic and a local night market takes place which is fantastic well worth a visit there are numerous coffee shops... More
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dmjclifford
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Renz B | Reviewed this property |
They are open 7 days a week.
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