Hilltribe Villages, Chiang Mai

(1.5/5 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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  • Basically it's a village where Burmese hilltribe stay. Here you can find long neck ladies weaving traditional scarfs which they can sell to you. Personally, I wasn't that impressed with this village s...  more »
  • 精彩的地方只在於大家都未見過、也不認識長頸族人。但其實去到就會發現,開放參觀的地方只是個由族人經營的細小「市集」,都是賣衣服、頭巾、遊客精品的地方。缺乏與族人的真實接觸,而且這一種將別人文化過分「商品化」、「物化」的觀光景點令我感覺特別不自在,所以建議遊客遊覽還遊覽,需要對族人存尊重的心。 
  • Don't bother. 500 baht at the gate to enter what is effectively an overpriced tourist shop. It isn't real and is set up just to raise some tourist dollars.