See the sights of Phuket as your experience English specking guide (also available in Mandarin) shows you the scenery and the atmosphere that fills the charming city. From little shops in the alleyways to grand mansions along the thoroughfares, you get a look at the variety of attractions that bring this magical city to life. Check out views of the Indo-Portuguese mansions, made for Chinese tin and rubber barons, and learn the city's role in the mineral rush era that fueled the great Sino-Thai dynasties that still dominate southern Thailand's economy.
When you reach the city center, step out to catch the smell of local food cooking in the restaurants and the famous street food. Get an up-close look at the rich architecture that bears evidence of traditional Thai design and colonial influence, visit an old Chinese temple, and then sit down for a delicious lunch with a terrific view