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Phuket Heritage Trails Tours

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Address: 124 1 Wichitsongkram Road | Talad Nua, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Phone Number: +66 851 589 788
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Founded by a Phuket native with an aim to promote the cultural and...

Founded by a Phuket native with an aim to promote the cultural and historical Phuket Island in responsible and educational manners, Phuket Heritage Trails offers cultural, historical, and natural tours of Phuket, showcasing local beliefs, architecture, cuisines, and lifestyle within the historical backdrop made up of the community's ethnic and religious diversity.Phuket Heritage Trails stands apart from other local tours in that it is not a commercial tour jammed with commission motivated shopping diversions.

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Amazing, excellent, unforgettable!

If you want to have a real contact with thai culture, history and food please do not hesitate in do this tour! Dear Chaya there is not enough words to describe this incredible... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jennifer O

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to have a real contact with thai culture, history and food please do not hesitate in do this tour! Dear Chaya there is not enough words to describe this incredible tour, my and my husband enjoy every moment, places, histories, the authentic thai food, the fisher village. the perfect tour! and as Chaya sayed: you always come... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Excellent, the highlight of our stay in Phuket and the reason we would go back again! Chaya (our tour guide) was so well informed, we were able to visit a Thai fishing village (the Sea Gypsies) and learn so much about Phuket and the Thai culture. I can recommnd Chaya and her tours more highly!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

My sister and i did this tour yesterday arvo. It was brilliant! Only 2 other people were on the tour- guide was excellent. Lots of laughs and learnt alot! Definately worth doing

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1 Thank Gemma H
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Once again I can highly recommend Phuket Heritage Tours with Chaya. I was lucky enough to do a tour in April, we went north into Phang Nga. I have previously been on two tours with Chaya & I was the only one on tour, this time I was also lucky as we had a full group of eight, seven fellow... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I had booked the Meet the locals tour after reading many great reviews and we certainly weren't disappointed. Steve and I were very surprised to find we were the only 2 people, which meant we could enjoy the day at our own pace. We learnt so much about the people of Thailand and the history of Phuket and were able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

After walking around Patong & doing all the usual attractions, I stumbled across the heritage & food tour on trip advisor & can't understand why it's not up the top of the tours as it has outstanding reviews??? If you want to find out about Phukets rich heritage & history then this is a must, if you want to eat... More 

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1 Thank James C
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Chaya is a fantastic guide, her deep knowledge and excellent English made this a perfect day. We visited a few off the beaten path sites, and she made sure that we had all the information we needed. The amazing lunch was a real pleasure, I give this a 10/10

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I contacted Chaya prior to my trip because i was looking for a guide to help me with one of my artistic projects and i asked if she would be available even though it's different from her "classic" tours. she was very responsive and available and a pleasure to communicate with. I have spent a whole day with her, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Like a lot of other Reviewers, I was fortunate that I discovered the "Phuket Heritage Trails Tours" on-line whilst studying Tripadvisor for alternative things to do whilst holidaying in Phuket. Having been to Phuket twice before, my wife and I had just about seen all of the 'touristy' places available - or so we thought. I initially contacted Chaya by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

We were looking for a tour that gave us a little more cultural understanding than just the quick once-overs we usually do as tourists. This was it! We did the Sunday "Meet the Locals" with the Night Market, and it was a beautiful day. Chaya picked us up, took us for a terrific Thai lunch, drove us to some off-the-beaten-path... More 

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