Chiang Mai Women's Correctional Institution, Chiang Mai

4.4
#5 of 100 in Spas in Chiang Mai
Take a pleasantly surprising trip to Chiang Mai Women's Correctional Institution, where female inmates within six months of their release offer massages as part of a job-training rehabilitation program. Many visitors proclaim these massages the best in Thailand, and you can expect a wait time for the service unless you arrive early. Check out the cafe next door, where the program also teaches baking. Be sure to bring your passport. Donations are accepted for food and clothing for the inmates. Make Chiang Mai Women's Correctional Institution a centerpiece of your Chiang Mai vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Chiang Mai day trip planning tool .
map
Create an itinerary including Chiang Mai Women's Correctional Institution
Chiang Mai Women's Correctional Institution Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
605 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • September 25, 2017
    This place is a must try when you are roaming around the 3 Kings monument. It also a great way to support the local ladies who is trying to have a new start in life. This place is clean and cheaper pr...  more »
  • September 23, 2017
    This is a really nice place. I had a massage here and it was nice to see that they try to be reintegrated into society.  more »
  • September 20, 2017
    We came here whilst in Chiang Mai following a friends recommendation. We went straight in around midday and chose the foot massage which was excellently priced at 200 baht for one hour. They took us i...  more »

Plan your trip to Chiang Mai

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Chiang Mai

While visiting Chiang Mai, keep in mind that the old town district and the area surrounding the famous night market offer both boutique (relatively expensive) and backpacker (relatively inexpensive) options. The riverside neighborhoods boast exclusive hotels and resorts, where comparatively pricey rooms come with good views and extensive facilities.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Chiang Mai by other users

9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM MADAGASCAR December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM VIETNAM December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM KENYA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SENEGAL December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM ALGERIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans