Hilltribe Villages, Chiang Mai
(1.6/5 based on 260 reviews on the web)
Step into the lives of some of Thailand's indigenous peoples at Hilltribe Villages. Take a guided walk through this tourist village to learn about the cultural practices, rituals, and ways of life of Chiang Mai's hill-dwelling tribes. Gain insight about their controversial practice of wrapping rings around women's necks to stretch them out, and wrapping coils around their wrists and ankles. Browse the selection of handicrafts sold here, including textiles and jewelry, which helps support the local people. Plan to see Hilltribe Villages and other attractions that appeal to you using our Chiang Mai travel itinerary planner.
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  • I don't understand the freak show or exploitation comments at all. It's an attraction where local people make money, so what if most of them are women. There are reconstructed villages all over the wo...  more »
  • We stumbled across the Hill Tribe sign while on a scooter bombing around the loop in Chiang Mai. It was 500 baht to get in, but you could take unlimited photos and talk to the members as much as you w...  more »
  • We were taken there by our guide who did not tell us that it was 500 baht each to get in . Also it was embarrassing looking at these beautiful ladies with their long necks . Felt like a Victorian carn...  more »