Phuket, a southern province of Thailand is a place renowned for its pristine beaches, luxury resorts, shopping and the pulsating nightlife. However the culture, history and the religious diversity are as important as the rest in the town. If you are interested to discover and explore the rich heritage of the area there is nothing to worry as the Phuket Heritage Trails are there to guide you to all the right places.
The main aim of these trails is to promote the area in responsible and educational manners. With the mission to make a difference, the tours they offer are filled with fun, knowledge and entertainment.
The Phuket Heritage Trails will guide you to experience the southern customs influenced by the Chinese and Malay settlers giving you the chance to discover the blend of cultures found in the area.
Visits places like the town’s oldest Sino- Portuguese mansion called Chinpracha House which will give you the opportunity to learn about the remarkable architecture of this stunning province. The Soi Romanee is a breathtaking street that speaks of the past of this enchanting location. Thalang road is a must visit as it offers a true authentic experience. It is a road full of old houses and shops. Thalang road is a testimony of the religious diversity in the area. A visit to a temple, mosque and church would give you a perfect understanding of the vibrant religious influences in the town. The Phuket Thai Hua Museum is also quiet significant when exploring the heritage trails of the area.
While touring with these trails you could simply add places you wish to visit. This is done by the devoted locals so it is very knowledgeable to tourists who are enthusiastic about the historical backdrop of this amazing town.
While you enjoy this gorgeous city and its amazing heritage, stay in the comfort of a Phuket beach resort that would make you coddle with their indigenous landscapes. Try the Anantara Phuket Resort Thailand which provides an excellent base to explore the diverse and rich city of Phuket. This luxurious Phuket resort is located on the northern coast offering you the chance to discover the untouched island wonders. Amid breathtaking views of the aquamarine sea discover the tantalising Thai cuisine.
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