Full Day Tour James Bond by June Bahtra. This trip is awesome, you travel on a traditional Chinese Junk style boat around Phang Nga Bay, it really is an amazing way to see the Bay and cruise around the islands. With only 30 people on board you have plenty of room to relax and enjoy your trip.
Arrive at James Bond island and have a look around, then to Panyee Island (floating Muslim Village) pick you up on a long tail boat and take you over to have a look around. The food for lunch on board the boat is very tasty and dining on board is a wonderful way to spend lunch time.
After lunch you commence the journey back to Phuket and stop off on the way at Lawa Island for a swim and cool down. Speed boat trips are really great, but if you are looking for a more leisurely day out on the water then take a look at this James Bond June Bahtra Tour.
Full Day Tour James Bond by June Bahtra – Traditional Chinese Junk
|09.00||Departure from Yacht Haven Marina by June Bahtra, Guests cruise then for about 2:15 hours to a spot close to James Bond Island.|
|–||We will be transferred onto one of the villages long tail boats. Making their way to the village, which is only accessible by boat, guests will pass through the nearby mangrove forests, which is rich in its variety of fauna, fish, shrimps and crabs.|
|–||Arriving at the village of Baan Sam Chong Nuea, a hundred of years old fishing community located on one of the canals leading land inwards, there will be a short presentation about its history.|
Ban Sam Chong Nuea is a very traditional Muslim village. There is no alcohol being sold or allowed to be brought in. Furthermore, ladies are encouraged to cover up their bare skin, while head scarves are not required. Asian Oasis happily provides sarongs for this purpose.
* “One Tambon – One Product” project initiated by the Thai government to promote locally made products
** CBT stands as the abbreviation for community-based tourism
|–||A delicious seafood lunch will be served in the only local restaurant.|
|–||After lunch, guests embark on a guided village visit led by a village guide and our June Bahtra guide to see and interact with the locals and learn about some of their unique handicraft. In the afternoon, the village boat will take guests back to the waiting June Bahtra boats.|
|–||visit to James Bond Island, which is, despite the large number of tourists and the resulting changes, still on the itinerary of many, especially since 2010 is the 30th anniversary of the first screening of the James Bond movie shot partly in Phang Nga Bay.|
|17.30||Arrive at Yacht Haven Marina.|
|Please Note||The itinerary and timing above are approximate and may be modified without notice to fit the tide and local weather conditions.|
|*Please Note||Round- trip transfer between Phuket Island hotels and Yacht Haven Marina on a join- in basis is available at THB 600/person|
*This price not include pick up transfer from hotel.
Child (2-14 year)