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Take a stroll and chilling in the old town
query_builder 1 October 2021

 

      Phuket Island is more than just beautiful beaches and abundant natural beauty. Phuket Old Town is another renowned tourist destination in Phuket. A site brimming with traditional and classic beauty, ready to take you back in time with many fascinating stories.

      Old Phuket Town is an old community that still preserves the beauty of architecture, culture and valuable traditions of the people in the past. It is located in the heart of Phuket town, making it easy to get around and accessible by a variety of vehicles. Phuket Old Town has a total distance of 4.6 kilometers and is connected by 6 major roads such as Phuket Road, Thalang Road, Phang Nga Road, Deebuk Road, Krabi Road and Kasattri Road. All roads are interconnected with each other allowing people to roam and enjoy the ambience in the streets from sunrise to night. The houses around the area were built in the Sino-Portuguese style that has lasted for hundreds of years. Sino means China, and Portuguese means Europe.

      In addition to enjoying the beauty of the architecture, the street is also packed with shops, restaurants, cafes, museums and art galleries that are lined up along the old Phuket town route, such as the Phuket Thai Hua Museum, a museum that tells the history of Chinese immigrants and is Phuket's first Chinese language school; Chinpracha House, the first Sino-Portuguese style mansion in Phuket; Blue Elephant Phuket, luxurious restaurant and world-renowned cooking school; Lok Thien, a small local food center that offers authentic local food.

      The community here is made up of people from different ethnicities and religions living together in harmony. Because there are so many fascinating cultures waiting to be discovered, you will be able to savor and study intriguing historical stories at the same time as you take in