Hilltribe Villages, Chiang Mai

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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. Using our custom trip planner, Chiang Mai attractions like Hilltribe Villages can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Whatever any tour guide tells you, you will not find authentic Hill tribes close to Chiang Mai. For this real experience you need to head up towards Pai and Chiang Rai. This place is about 45 mins out...  more »
  • Actually, I was a bit uncomfortable... But despite that feeling, I was blown away by the beauty of this village and its inhabitants. The guide explained us forth the tradition of these tribes and especially women... Despite the reproaches of good Western, the trip is worth seeing...
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  • You should find authentic villages, this is a tourist trap. The entrance fee is collected by Thai men ... there is a scam already . You should go to the Doi Mae Salong, Chiang Rai swing festival held ...  more »
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