The Spirit of Phang Nga Bay Cruise - June Bahtra with James bond Island
A trip to Phuket is incomplete without a cruise across an island! One such popular and engaging cruise is that of The Spirit of Phang Nga Bay Cruise, especially if you are a James Bond fan. This cruise entails a visit to the famous site of the 1974 James Bond Film “The Man With The Golden Gun”. Highly recommended by most – you can expect a great day on board, a competent crew and a fun-filled experience which will be worth remembering.
Your journey will be flawless. Right from the scheduled pick up from your hotel, to your journey on the June Bahatra, to reaching the James Bond island - be sure to let every minute seep in. This exciting all day excursion takes around 7 hours. Tourists come here not just for the legendary movie history it has, but also for the spectacular sight of cliffs rising from the water.
Following from the James Bond island – you will change to a long tail speed boat. This boat shall take you around the island full of gorgeous limestone crystalline limestone caves and will also give you a tour of the quaint gypsy village of Koh Panyi. This is an 18th century structure built on stilts by nomadic fishermen. The tour guide will give you bits and pieces of information along the way to keep you involved!
We are sure you’re wondering about the food by now! A scrumptious Thai meal will be served on board to tickle those taste buds! There will be lots of water and soft drinks, and you can also purchase alcohol at reasonable prices. You can feast while enjoying the beautiful seascape. The boat will not be overcrowded, so you shall definitely feel at peace. A small tip – be sure to carry sunglasses, sun-block and a sunhat as it may get a little hot on the cruise. Its always a good idea to be prepared!
The tour also takes you to the Mangrove Delta and the Grotto Caves. These are picturesque destinations and you are sure to enjoy them. The afternoon will be free for you to swim, sun bathe, relax and experience the serenity the place has to offer. This is quality time indeed. The islands you will be allowed to relax on will have water sports facilities, so feel free to go jet-skiing, sea-canoeing, hong exploring and more! There is also a sunset dinner cruise at Phang Nga Bay which you could give a try.
Remember to check the weather forecast before finalizing your booking, because this tour is subject to weather conditions! You will also be dropped back to your hotel in Phuket at the end of the cruise. Enjoy the stunning scenery and the tranquil waters – as you take back a little bit of Phuket back, in your hearts, and in your memories.
PS: Remember to carry your cameras, you don’t want to miss getting clicked here!