Get ready for a whirlwind of fun-filled activities at Siam Safari Elephant Camp in this Phuket day tour from cruise ship! Experience a thrilling elephant ride and see locals demonstrating their traditional works including tapping rubber and processing coconuts. Visit the Thavorn Museum and the Thai Hua Museum to discover the rich heritage and telltale history of the stunning island.
Upon pickup from Phuket Port by your private driver and guide, you’ll be transferred to the hills above Chalong to Siam Safari Elephant Camp. Meet your big cute friends and learn about their way of living. With the help of mahouts, see how young elephants are trained. Try to touch and feed them with bananas to get a close-up view. Afterward, enjoy an exhilarating trek on an elephant’s back while taking in the scenic views of Chalong Bay.
Next up is enjoying a monkey show. Meet these small mischievous friends wearing colorful clothes jump around, play guitar, and drum. Before head to a rubber-making demonstration where you’ll see how rubber trees are tapped to produce natural latex, learn how local people rice farming. Sample a Thai buffet with fresh fruits.
Head back to the Phuket town for a flavorful lunch. Continue on to the Thavorn Museum where you’ll see a remarkable collection of typewriters, calculators, tin toys and other antiques. The ancient vibe inside the museum makes you feel like being lost in the 90s with wooden architecture.
Discover about the humbling origins of Phuket in the well-curated Thai Hua Museum, which is housed in a beautiful Sino-Portuguese building – an attraction by itself. Spend your free time wandering around the old quarters of Phuket before returning to the port for your cruise departure. Trip ends.